Album cover photos of : SAXON - Rock The Nations UK pressing

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.

Collectors information & Description:


Elton John plays piano on tracks 7 & 9

This album "SAXON - Rock The Nations UK pressing" includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, complete lyrics of all songs by and photos.

Music Genre:

NWOBHM New Wave Of British Heavy Metal
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 EMC 3515

Media Format:

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

Year & Country:

1986 Made in England

Band Members and Musicians on: SAXON - Rock The Nations UK pressing

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Biff Byford - vocals

      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"

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

Track Listing of: "SAXON - Rock The Nations UK pressing"

    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


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