This album "MERCYFUL FATE - The Beginning" is a compilation album of tracks recorded before the release of the album "Melissa".
This album is the definitive collector's addition to the Mercyful Fate Catalogue featuring the band's official pre-Melissa recordings - The legendary Rave-On sessions (Fully re-mastered) - The BBC "Friday Rock Show" sessions + Bonus track "Black Masses" from the "Melissa" sessions, never released before on LP.
Heavy Metal, Death Metal
RoadRunner RR 9603
Record Format: 12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram
1987 Made in Holland
Jacques Hustinx - Producer
Jacques Hustinx a Dutch musician, producer and co-founder of Rave-On Records . He produced bands like: Astaroth, Evil, H-Bomb, Mercyful Fate, etc.
Tony Wilson for Radio 1's
Tony Wilson ( full-name: Anthony Howard Wilson ) record label owner, music producer, nightclub manager, impresario and journalist for Granada Television and BBC Television. In the 1980s he has produced and worked on albums for bands like: Battleaxe, Deep Purple, Diamond Head, Iron Maiden, Mercyful Fate
Henrik Lund - Producer
Henrik Lund ( Music Producer ) founder of Easy Sound Studio and he produced many Danish albums and several "Mercyful Fate" records. He is the brother of Niels Erik Lund.
Willem Steentjes - Sound Engineer
David Dade - Sound Engineer
Jacob J. Jorgensen - Sound Engineer
Stone Sound Studios, Netherlands
BBC Radio One
Easy Sound Studio, Copenhagen, Denmark
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