SAXON - Rock The Nations NWOBHM 12" VINYL LP ALBUM

"Rock The Nations" is the 1986 album released by the British Heavy Metal band (NWOBHM) "Saxon". It was recorded at the Wisseloord Studios, Hilversum and Elton John was guest musician on a couple of tracks. This web-page has hi-res photos of the album covers, record label and a detailed description.

 

large photo of the album front cover of: SAXON -  Rock The Nations

Description / Collector's info: 

This album includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, complete lyrics of all songs by Saxon and photos of Saxon's band-members

Music Genre:

 
NWOBHM Heavy Metal Music

Album  Production information:

 

Producer : Gary Lyons

Recorded at : Wisseloord Studios, Hilversum, Holland , 1986

Mixed at : Wisseloord Studios

Elton John plays piano on tracks 7 & 9

Artwork by : Paul Gregory

Label Information:

 
EMI 1C 064-24 0623 1

Media Format:

 
12" LP Audiophile DMM (Direct Metal Mastering) pressing

Year & Country:

 
1986 Made in Germany

Band Members and Musicians on: SAXON - Rock The Nations NWOBHM

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Biff Byford - Vocals, Bass

      Biff Byford (real-name: Peter Rodney Byford) born in the year 1951 in Honley, West-Yorkshire in England. Lead singer in the bands “Son of a Bitch” from 1977 until 1978, followed by SAXON from 1977 until now.

  • Graham Oliver - Guitar

      Graham Oliver a guitarist and bass player , born in 1952 Mexborough, England. He was founding member and one of the main song-writer in the British Heavy Metal band Saxon. He started his career around 1975 in a band called “Son of a Bitch”.

  • Paul Quinn - Guitar

      Paul Quinn (full-name: Paul Anthony Quinn) is one of original founding members of Saxon and started in the Coast and "Son Of Bitch Bands"

  • Pete Gill - Drums

      Pete Gill - Drums, one of the co-founders of the British bands: "Son Of A Bitch" and "Saxon", he has played drums in two major British Heavy Metal bands: "Saxon" and "Motorhead" .

  • Paul Johnson - bass (actually bass guitar was played by Byford before Johnson joined the band)

Track Listing of: SAXON - Rock The Nations NWOBHM

    The Song/tracks on "Rock The Nations" are:
  • Rock the Nations 4:40
  • Battle Cry 5:26
  • Waiting For the Night (Byford/Glockler) 4:51
  • We Came Here to Rock 4:18
  • You Ain't No Angel 5:28
  • Running Hot (Byford/Quinn/Oliver/Dawson/Glockler) 3:35
  • Party Til You Puke 3:25
  • Empty Promises 4:09
  • Northern Lady 4:42

 

SAXON - Rock The Nations High Resolution & Quality Photos

Photo of album front cover SAXON - Rock The Nations

Photo of album front cover SAXON -  Rock The Nations

 

Note: The images on this page are photos of the actual album. Slight differences in color may exist due to the use of the camera's flash. Images can be zoomed in/out ( eg pinch with your fingers on a tablet or smartphone )

Photo of album Back cover SAXON - Rock The Nations

Photo of album back cover SAXON -  Rock The Nations

 

Photo Side One of the original custom inner sleeve SAXON - Rock The Nations

Photo Side One of the original custom inner sleeve SAXON -  Rock The Nations

 

Photo Side Two of the original custom inner sleeve SAXON - Rock The Nations

Photo Side Two of the original custom inner sleeve  SAXON -  Rock The Nations

 

Close up of Side One SAXON - Rock The Nations record's label

Close up of Side One SAXON -  Rock The Nations

 


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