Headhunter is the seventh album by Krokus and was released in 1983. It achieved Gold status in the United States. The track "Screaming in the Night" was the band's biggest hit to date, and is still played on classic rock radio stations. Headhunter is the only Krokus album to feature "Steve Pace" on drums, and includes the Bachman–Turner Overdrive cover "Stayed Awake All Night"

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Album's Condition and Grading Details

Strict grading according to the Goldmine Grading for Vinyl records has been applied, this record has been carefully visually inspected to determine the grading.


NEAR MINT or NM, M- : this record appears virtually flawless A very minor scuff and very little else can appear on the vinyl. It should play without any noise over the flaw. The flaw is very hard to see.


EXCELLENT or EX or VG++: Artwork is still as close to perfect as can be. Some impression to the cover

Production & Recording Information

The album: "KROKUS - Headhunter incl custom inner sleeve" was produced by: Tom Allom, Butch Stone

  Tom "Colonel" Allom is a British Sound Engineer and Music Producer, during the 1970s and 1980s he has worked with bands like: "Black Sabbath" , "Cobra", " Def Leppard" , "Judas Priest" , "Kix", "Krokus" , "Wolf".

Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Andy De Ganahl

Andy de Ganahl a sound engineer working with many bands with different musical genres, some of them are: Axe, Quiet Riot, Blackfoot, Pat Travers Band and Krokus.

This album was recorded at: Bee Jay Studio, Orlando, Florida

Album cover design: Krokus, Donn Davenport - Art Direction, Howard Fritzson - Art Direction

Album cover photography: Steve Joester, John Krohne, Tom Bartlett

Music Genre:

Swiss Hard Rock, Heavy Metal 

Label & Catalognr:

Arista 205 255

Media Format:

Record Format: 12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  

Year & Country:

1983 Made in Germany / Holland

  • Marc Storace - vocals

    Marc Storace , is a singer from Malta, he started singing bands like Stonehenge Union, The Boys. In 1970 he moved from Malta to London. At the end of 1971 he joined the progressive hard rock band TEA and released three studio albums: TEA, The Ship and Tax Exiles. In 1980, Marc recorded and released his first album with Krokus , Metal Rendez-vous. It became Krokus's first big International hit album.

  • Fernando Von Arb - lead guitar
  • Chris Von Rohr - bass & percussion

    Christoph "Chris" von Rohr (born 24 October 1951 in Solothurn) is a Swiss rock musician, record producer, author, columnist, radio and television presenter. He is best known for being a member and founder of the hard rock band, Krokus . As producer he produced the Headhunter album: Headhunter.

  • Steve Pace - drums
  • Mark Kohler - rhythm guitar
  • Guest musicians:
  • Rob Halford - Backing Vocals on "Ready to Burn"
  • Jimi Jamison - Backing Vocals
Tracklisting Side One:
  1. Headhunter 4:28
  2. Eat The Rich 4:13
  3. Screaming In The Night 6:44
  4. Ready To Burn 3:54
Tracklisting Side Two:
  1. Night Wolf 4:10
  2. Stayed Awake All Night 4:41
  3. Stand And Be Counted 4:07
  4. White Din 1:50
  5. Russian Winter 3:31

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Arista 205 255 , 1983 , Germany / Netherlands

Headhunter is the seventh album by Krokus and was released in 1983

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