URIAH HEEP THE MAGICIAN'S BIRTHDAY ORIG UK FOC GATEFOLD 12" LP VINYL ALBUM

  The Magician's Birthday is the fifth album released by British rock band Uriah Heep. The story line is "based loosely on a short story" written by Ken Hensley in June and July 1972.

  This album "URIAH HEEP - The Magician's Birthday" is the original vinyl release with a gatefold sleeve, the front of which is designed by Roger Dean. The inner of this gatefold has pictures of the band, with the LP itself housed in a liner on which were printed the lyrics.

 

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Music Genre:
 
Progressive Rock / Hard Rock 
Album Production information:
 

The album: "URIAH HEEP - The Magician's Birthday" was produced by: Gerry Bron

Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Peter Gallen

This album was recorded at: Landsdowne Studios, London , September-October 1972

Album cover design: Roger Dean

  Roger Dean ( real-name: William Roger Dean ) is an English artwork artist, designer and published who has started illustrating album covers in the late 1960s. Most of his artwork was done for the British Prog Rock bands: Asia , Uriah Heep and Yes .

Album cover photography: Fin Costello

  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.

 

Label Information:
 
BRONZE BRNA 213
Media Format:
 
12" LP Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  
Year & Country:
 
1972 Made in Great Britain

Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: URIAH HEEP - The Magician's Birthday

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Mick Box – guitars
  • David Byron – vocals
  • Ken Hensley – keyboards, guitars, Moog synthesizer
  • Lee Kerslake – drums, percussion, kazoo
  • Gary Thain – bass
  • Brian Cole – Pedal Steel Guitar on "Tales"

Complete Track-listing of the album "URIAH HEEP - The Magician's Birthday"

The detailed tracklist of this record "URIAH HEEP - The Magician's Birthday" is:

    Track-listing Side One:
  1. "Sunrise" – 4:04
  2. "Spider Woman" (Mick Box, David Byron, Lee Kerslake, Gary Thain) – 2:25
  3. "Blind Eye" – 3:33
  4. "Echoes in the Dark" – 4:48
  5. "Rain" – 3:59
    Track-listing Side Two:
  1. "Sweet Lorraine" (Box, Byron, Thain) – 4:13
  2. "Tales" – 4:09
  3. "The Magician's Birthday" (Box, Hensley, Kerslake) – 10:19CKS

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