AXE - Nemesis ATCO REcordS 12" Vinyl LP Album

This album "Nemesis" is the 4th album by this American Hard Rock band AXE. It includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, complete lyrics of all songs. AXE band was previously called "Alien" and comes from ex-members of "Babyface" with "Edgar Riley Jr", "Bobby Miles", "Bobby Barth", "Mike Turpin". In 1979 it was renamed from "Alien" into "AXE" and "Michael Osborne" joined them as second guitarist.

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Collector's notes ( detailed background information on the persons working on this album)

 Al Nalli, is an American Producer, who has produced albums for the bands: Axe, Shotgun, Blackfoot. In particular he produced: " AXE - Nemesis " , " AXE - Offering "

Andy de Ganahl a sound engineer working with many bands with different musical genres, some of them are: Axe, Quiet Riot, Blackfoot, Pat Travers Band and Krokus.

Music Genre:

Hard Rock 

Album Production Information:


The album: "AXE - Nemesis" was produced by: Al Nalli

Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Andy de Ganahl

Assistent sound engineer: Pat "I Can Take a Punch" Schneider

This album was recorded at: Bee Jay recording Studio, Orlando, Florida

Mastering Engineer: Bob Ludwig at Masterdisk N.Y..C.

  Bob Ludwig Bob Ludwig is an American mastering engineer and record producer. He is widely regarded as one of the best mastering engineers in the music industry, and has worked with a diverse range of artists across various genres, including classical, rock, pop, and jazz.

Ludwig has been active in the music industry since the 1970s and has worked on numerous critically acclaimed and commercially successful albums, including records by Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, and many others. He has also been recognized for his contributions to the industry and has won several Grammy Awards for his work.

Throughout his career, Ludwig has been known for his technical expertise, attention to detail, and his ability to bring out the best in recordings. He has also been a strong advocate for the preservation of audio quality and has worked to promote the use of high-quality analog and digital technologies in the recording and mastering process.

Overall, Bob Ludwig is a highly respected and accomplished mastering engineer who has made a significant impact on the music industry through his work with many of the biggest and most influential artists of our time.

Album cover photography: Mark Hanauer

Label Information:

ATCO Records – 79-0099-1

Media Format:

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

Year & Country:

1983 Made in the Netherlands for European distribution

Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: AXE - Nemesis

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Bobby Barth - Lead Vocals, Lead Guitar

      Bobby Barth is an American singer, guitarist, music producer and started his musical career in the band "Wakefield". Around 1973 Barth left "Wakefield" and founded the band called "Babyface". Babyface evolved over the year from Babyface, into Alien and finally Axe. Starting as a studio musican and guest musican he performed with the band "Blackfoot" during 1984-1985.

  • Michael Osborne - Rhythm Guitar, Vocals

    Michael Osborne was a guitarist in the American bands Alien and Axe. Osborne died in a car-accident in 1985 and caused the end of the Axe band.

  • Wayne Haner - Bass
  • Ted Mueller - Drums

    Teddy Mueller is an American drummer who started at the age of 14 in a band called Prism (1968). After several band changes he joined Alien/Axe in 1977.

  • Edgar Riley Jr - Keyboard, vocals

    Edgar Riley Jr is an American singer and keyboard player who started his musical career in the Rock band "Babyface" and has been singer in Alien and AXE. Actually these three bands are the same group of musicians, but the band was renamed several times.

  • Backing vocals on Girls Girls, Girls: The Mountain Jack Sluggettes

Complete Track-listing of the album "AXE - Nemesis"

The detailed tracklist of this record "AXE - Nemesis" is:

    Track-listing Side One:
  1. Heat In The Street
  2. Young Hearts
  3. All Through The Night
  4. I Think You'll Remember Tonight
  5. She's Had The Power
  6. Girls, Girls, Girls
    Track-listing Side Two:
  1. Eagle Flies AloneKeep Playing That Rock 'n' Roll
  2. Foolin' Your Mama Again
  3. Let The Music Come Back
  4. Masquerade

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Inner Sleeve   of "AXE - Nemesis" Album

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Photo of "AXE - Nemesis" 12" LP Record - Side One:

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Index of AXE band Vinyl Album Discography and Album Cover Gallery

  AXE is a heavy metal band that was formed in 1983 in Los Angeles, California. The band's original lineup consisted of vocalist Bobby Blotzer, guitarist Michael Osbourne, bassist Matthew Gorsch and drummer Bill Hutton. They are best known for their hit songs "Rock and Roll Party in the Streets," "Nuthin' But a Good Time," and "Every Rose Has Its Thorn."

  Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, the band released several albums that were well received by fans and received airplay on rock radio stations. AXE was known for their high-energy live performances and their hard-rocking, guitar-driven sound, which was influenced by bands such as Van Halen and Judas Priest.

  In the years since their formation, AXE has gone through several lineup changes, but they continue to tour and perform. The band has maintained a dedicated following of fans who appreciate their hard-hitting, no-holds-barred style of rock and roll.

AXE - Living on the Edge ( 12" LP )

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 MCA Records MCA-3224 , 1980 , USA

"Living on the Edge" is the second full length album by the American Hard Rock band "AXE". It is their last album recorded and released on MCA records.In addition this is the last album with the original Babyface, Alien, Axe, as this is the final album with Michael Turpin.

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AXE - Nemesis ( Germany, 12" LP )

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ATCO 79 0099 1 , 1983 , Germany

NEMESIS is the 4th album released in 1984 by the AXE band, it remains their last album until 1996.

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AXE - Nemesis ( 1983, Netherlands )

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ATCO Records – 79-0099-1 , 1983 , Netherlands

This album "AXE - Nemesis" is the 4th album by this American Hard Rock. It includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, complete lyrics of all songs.

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AXE - Offering ( 1982, UK )

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ATCO Records – ATC K 50895 , 1982 , United Kingdom

This album "AXE - Offering" is the second album released by the American hard rock band Axe, under the label of Atco Records, in 1982.

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