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TYGERS OF PAN TANG SPELLBOUND NWOBHM ORIG MCA 12" LP VINYL

 

Collectors information & Description: 

This album "TYGERS of PAN TANG - Spellbound" is the second album by British heavy metal band Tygers of Pan Tang, produced in 1981 on MCA. Spellbound is the first of two full length Tygers of Pan Tang albums to feature John Sykes, who later joined Thin Lizzy. "Gangland" was covered by German thrash metal band Kreator in 1987 on their "Behind the Mirror" single and on 1988 EP Out of the Dark ... Into the Light.

Music Genre:  NWOBHM New Wave Of British Heavy Metal 
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Production information:

The album: "TYGERS of PAN TANG - Spellbound" was produced by: Chris Tsangarides

Christopher Andrew "Chris" Tsangarides is a British Grammy-nominated record producer, sound engineer, and mixer. He is best known for his work with many heavy metal bands, including Judas Priest, Anvil, Gary Moore, Thin Lizzy, Helloween, Angra, Anthem, Yngwie Malmsteen and Tygers of Pan Tang.

During the 80s and up to the 90s, Tsangarides became famous on the hard rock and heavy metal scene for the quality of his job and for having produced signature albums, like Anvil's Metal on Metal in 1982, Thin Lizzy's acclaimed final studio release Thunder and Lightning in 1983 and the Grammy nominated Painkiller by Judas Priest in 1990. He worked in those years with Black Sabbath, Ozzy Osbourne, Helloween, Y&T, Tygers of Pan Tang, Anthem, Sinner, King Diamond, Ian Gillan and produced also Bruce Dickinson's first solo album Tattooed Millionaire (1990).

Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Chris Tsangarides and Andrew Warwick

Andrew Warwick a sound engineer, album cover artwork designer from the United Kingdom. During the 1980s he has worked on Heavy Metal albums of "Tygers of Pan Tang", Anvil, Satan, Savage, Jaguar, "Thin Lizzy" , "Rock Goddess", "Quiet Riot" and others.

This album was recorded at: Morgan Sound Studios London

Album cover Artwork: Noel Johnson

Album cover photography: Rik Walton

Record Label:  MCA Records 203 671
Record Format 12" LP Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  
Year & Country  1981 Made in Germany

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TYGERS OF PAN TANG SPELLBOUND NWOBHM ORIG MCA 12" LP VINYL 

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TYGERS OF PAN TANG SPELLBOUND NWOBHM ORIG MCA 12" LP VINYL  

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TYGERS OF PAN TANG SPELLBOUND NWOBHM ORIG MCA 12" LP VINYL  

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Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: TYGERS of PAN TANG - Spellbound

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Jon Deverill - lead and backing vocals
  • Robb Weir - lead guitar, backing vocals
  • John Sykes - lead guitar, backing vocals

    John Sykes a British Guitarist who has played a major role in Heavy Metal / Hard Rock bands: "Badlands", "Tygers of Pan Tang". "Thin Lizzy", "Whitesnake".

  • Richard "Rocky" Laws - bass, backing vocals
  • Brian Dick - drums

Complete Track-listing of the album "TYGERS of PAN TANG - Spellbound"

The detailed tracklist of this record "TYGERS of PAN TANG - Spellbound" is:

  1. Gangland" - 3:43
  2. "Take It" - 4:27
  3. "Minotaur" - 0:22
  4. "Hellbound" - 3:30
  5. "Mirror" - 4:34
  6. "Silver and Gold" - 3:35
  7. "Tyger Bay" - 3:28
  8. "The Story So Far" - 3:29
  9. "Blackjack" - 3:15
  10. "Don't Stop By"
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