MEKONG DELTA Record 1980s Album Gallery and Collectors Guide

 

Background information

information on the original band-members (1985-1989) of "Mekong Delta".

Keil - Vocals. Keil (real-name: Wolfgang Borgmann) - singer with the German Speed/Thrash metal band "Mekong Delta" from 1987 until 1990.

Björn Eklund - Bass, Producer

The real name of "Bjorn Eklund" is Ralph Hubert

  Ralph "Ralf" Hubert - Producer, sound engineer, sound mixer and bass player with "Mekong Delta" has produced, engineered and mixed many heavy metal band's album. Some of these bands include: Brainfever, Steeler, Fact, Warlock, Living Death, Atlain, Stormwind, Darxon, Hunter, Lions Breed, Metal Sword, Overdose, Breaker, Mad Butchter, Carrie, Invader, Holy Moses, Siren, Target, Kreator, Sacred Chao. Being a producer and sound engineer he has been responsible (influencer) of the Teutonic Metal sound of the 1980s.

  As a musician" Ralph Hubert" using the alias "Björn Eklund" he played bass with the band "Mekong Delta" since 1985 , other bands he performed with are Schwarzarbeit and X-Mas Project.Ralph Hubert was also co-founder of "Aaarrg Records" in 1986.

Gordon Perkins - Drums

Gordon Perkins (real-name: Jörg Michael) Drums, best known as drummer in "Axi Rudi Pell", "Headhunter", "Mekong Delta", "X-Mas Project".

Rolf Stein - Guitar

Rolf Stein (real-name: Frank Fricke) a German guitarist who has played in a couple German Top Heavy Metal bands: 1981-1988 Living Death , 1987-1989 Mekong Delta, 1991 U.D.O. and in 1985 and 1995 in X-Mas Project.

Vincent St. Johns - Guitar

Vincent St. Johns (real-name: Reiner Kelch) - Guitarist and brother of "Dieter Kelch" has played guitar in two top German Heavy Metal bands: "Living Death" and "Mekong Delta".


MEKONG DELTA ( Speed / Thrash Metal , Germany ) Selected Recordings

These albums are ordered by ascending order of Aaarrg Catalog-number

MEKONG DELTA - S/T Self-Titled 12" LP
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AAARRG 4 , 1987 , Germany

"Mekong Delta" is the first official full-length album by the German Thrash Metal band with the same name.

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MEKONG DELTA - Music of Erich Zann 12" LP
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 AAARRG 11 , 1988 , Germany

"Music of Erich Zann" is the third record released by the German Speed/Trash metal band "Mekong Delta". It was produced by Ralph Hubert, who also plays the bass in the band using the pseudonym: Björn Eklund .

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MEKONG DELTA - Toccata 12" Maxi-Single
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AAARRG 17 , 1989 , Germany

"Toccata" is the last record released during the 1980s by the German Speed / Trash Metal band "Mekong Delta".

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MEKONG DELTA - Dances with the Death 12" LP
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AAARRG ARG 23/034 , 1990 , Germany

"Dances with the Death" is the first record released by "Mekong Delta" during 1990s

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