METALLICA - Ride The Lightning Blackened Records 180GR 12" Vinyl LP

  "Ride the Lightning" is the successor of the "Kill Them All" Metallica album and was released in 1984.  It was the last album to feature songwriting contributions from former lead guitarist Dave Mustaine ( Megadeth ).

This is the 2006 Released pressed on audiophile 180grams vinyl LP

 

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Essential information of: METALLICA - Ride The Lightning Blackened Records

Music Genre:

Thrash Metal

Label & Catalognr:

Blackened Recordings – 00602547885241

Media Format:

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

Year & Country:

2006 United Kingdom ( UK ) / Europe

METALLICA - Ride The Lightning Blackened Records Production & Recording Information

Album Packaging

This album comes with the black and yellow custom inner sleeve with on one side photos of the Metallica band and on the other side: lyrics of all the songs on "Ride The Lightning"

Producers:

Metallica - Producer

Flemming Rasmussen - Assistent Producer

  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.

Mark Whitaker - Assistent Producer

Greg Fidelman - Re-issues Executive Producer

Sound & Recording Engineers:

Flemming Rasmussen - Sound Engineer

Greg Fidelman - Audio Fixes

Kent Matcke - Audio Fixes

Lindsay Chase - Mastering Coordinator

Howie Weinberg - Mastering Engineer

  Howie Weinberg has during his career mastered hundreds of records in all kinds of musical genres. For the Heavy Metal music genre he has mastered for bands like: Anthrax, Celtic Frost, Cro-Mags, Danzig, Manowar, Meliah Rage, Overkill, Ozzy Osbourne, Riot V, Scorpions, Sepultura, Slayer, White Zombie and many many others.

 

Recording Location:

This album "Ride The Lightning" was recorded at Sweet Silence Studios, Copenhagen, Denmark during Spring 1984

Remastered at Weinberg Mastering, Los Angeles, California

Vinyl Masters by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering, Los Angeles, California

Album Cover Design & Artwork:

Metallica - Album Cover Concept

Ad Artists - Cover Design

Photography:

Peter Cronin - Photography

Rick Brackett - Photography

Harold O - Photography

Fin Costello ( Black and White Photos on inner sleeve ) - Photography

  FIN COSTELLO is a well known pop, rock photographer who has photographed dozens and dozens of bands. In the Hard Rock and Heavy Metal scene, he has photographed bands like Deep Purple , Ozzy Osbourne , Rainbow , King Diamond and many many others.

Anthony D. Sommella ( Live photos ) - Photography

Robert Hoetink ( Dressing Room Photos ) - Photography


Musicians:
  • Cliff Burton - Bass Guitar
  • James Hetfield - Vocals, Guitars
  • Lars Ulrich - Drums
  • Kirk Hammet - Guitars
Tracklisting Side One:
  1. Figth Fire with Fire
  2. Ride the Lightning
  3. For Whom the Bells Toll
  4. Fade to Black
Tracklisting Side Two:
  1. Trapped Under Ice
  2. Escape
  3. Creeping Death
  4. The Call of Ktulu

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