METALLICA - Master of Puppets Picture Disc

1986 UK 1st ISSUE - NO BARCODE

 

 

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Rare Limited Edition Picture Disc

"Master of Puppets" is the third studio album by the American heavy metal band Metallica. It was released on March 3, 1986 through Elektra Records. The album peaked at number 29[1] on the Billboard 200 chart and was the group's first record to be certified gold for sales of over 500,000 copies. This was done without any radio airplay or the release of a music video. The album eventually was certified 6x platinum by the RIAA. Master of Puppets marks the last Metallica album with bassist Cliff Burton, who died in a bus accident while touring to promote the album. The album met with critical acclaim at the time of its release. It is considered a classic thrash metal album by fans, critics, and the band members themselves and is considered to be one of the most influential heavy metal albums of all time

Music Genre:

 
Thrash Metal (American) 
Album 
Production information for "Master of Puppets":

Produced by Metallica and Fleming Rasmussen

  Flemming Rasmussen is a music producer from Denmark, who has produced and sound engineered over 1200 productions for bands like Metallica as well as many other well-known heavy metal bands including Artillery, Blind Guardian, Ensiferum, King Diamond, Morbid Angel.

Michael Wagener - Producer, Mix Engineer

  Michael Wagener is a music producer, mixer, and engineer from Hamburg, Germany, best known for his productions with many top hard rock and heavy metal bands in the late 1980s.Pre-1970 Wagener and Udo Dirkschneider (Accept, U.D.O) performed together in a German band called "Band X", which was a predecessor to Accept. Michael Wagener was the original guitarist for the German band Accept.

  Michael Wagener is president of Double Trouble Productions

  His productions include records from the bands: , Accept , Alice Cooper , Dokken , Extreme , Great White , Janet Jackson , Kane Roberts , Keel , King's X , Lordi , Megadeth , Metallica , Mötley Crüe , Outrage , Overkill , Ozzy Osbourne , Raven , Renegade , Sergeant Steel , Skid Row , Smashed Gladys , Stryper , Testament , The Rasmus , Warrant , W.A.S.P. , White Lion and many others

George Marino (1947-2012) - Mastering Engineer

George Marino (1947-2012)  Senior Mastering Engineer at Sterling Sound N.Y.C., he was probable the most experienced sound mastering engineer in the world and has mastered hundreds of discs in all music genres. Jump to a list that covers the Heavy Metal albums he has mastered during the 1980s

Mark Wilzcak - Sound Engineer

Don Brautigam (1946-2008) - Album artwork

  Don Brautigam , American Painter and graphic artist , he painted over 3000 book and record cover works in a career that spanned 35 years. During the 1980s he painted the albums covers for Heavy Metal bands like: Anthrax , Axe, Metallica , Motley Crue , Vicious Rumors.

Rich Likong - Photography

Robert Ellis - Photography

 Robert Ellis a British photographer , active since the 1970s and working for several leading Music related magazines like NME (New Musical Express), Melody Maker, Kerrang, Sounds.

Ross Halfin - Photography

  Ross Halfin a British Photographer starting his career in the 1970s photographing many of the punk bands. Later he relocated to the USA and photographed many rock and metal bands from AC/DC to UFO, including "Black Sabbath", Aerosmith, "Iron Maiden" and many others.

Label Information:

 
Music For Nations MFN 60P 

Media Format:

 
12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  
Year & Country: 
1986 Made In England  
 

Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: METALLICA - Master of Puppets Picture Disc

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • James Hetfield
  • Lars Ulrich
  • Cliff Burton
  • Kirk Hammett

Complete Track-listing of the album "METALLICA - Master of Puppets Picture Disc"

The Song/tracks on "Metallica Master of Puppets" are

    Side One:
  • Battery
  • Master of Puppets
  • The Thing That Should Not Be
  • Welcome Home (Sanitarium)
    Side Two:
  • Disposable Heroes
  • Leper Messiah
  • Orion
  • Damage Inc

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