MOTLEY CRUE THEATRE OF PAIN CanADian Release 12" VINYL LP ALBUM

"Theatre of Pain" is dedicated to Hanoi Rocks former member Nicholas "Razzle" Dingley, who was killed in the car crash that resulted in Vince Neil's arrest.

"Theatre of Pain" is the third album by the heavy metal band Mötley Crüe, released on June 21, 1985. Released in the aftermath of singer Vince Neil's arrest for manslaughter on a drunk driving charge, the album marked a step away from the traditional heavy metal sound of Shout at the Devil towards a more glam metal influenced record, in both sound and image.

 

MOTLEY CRUE - Theatre Of Pain Canadian Release 12" VINYL LP ALBUM
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Collectors information / Album Description:

 

This album "Motley Crue - Theatre of Pain" includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, complete lyrics of all songs by and photos.
 

 

"Theatre of Pain" contains the hits "Smokin' in the Boys Room" and the power ballad "Home Sweet Home".

"Save Our Souls" is featured in the italian horror film Demons which is produced by Dario Argento.

Music Genre:

 
Glamrock / Heavy Metal 

Album Production Information:

 
Produced by Tom Werman for Julia's Music Recording and mix Duane Baron

  Tom Werman an American Music producer who has produced (during the 1980s) many hard rock, heavy metal, glam rock bands and in particular: Dokken, Junkyard, Motley Crue, Ted Nugent, Twisted Sister and many others.

Label Information:

 
Red/Black Elektra 96 04181  

Media Format:

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

Year & Country:

 
1985 Made in Canada

Band Members and Musicians on: Motley Crue - Theatre of Pain

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Vince Neil - vocals, harmonica
  • Mick Mars - lead guitar
  • Nikki Sixx - bass, keyboards, backing vocals
  • Tommy Lee - drums, piano, backing vocals

Track Listing of: "Motley Crue - Theatre of Pain"

The Song/tracks on "Motley Crue Theatre of Pain" are

  • City Boy Blues - (Nikki Sixx, Mick Mars, Vince Neil) - 4:10
  • Smokin' In the Boys' Room - (Cub Koda, Mike Letz) - 3:27
  • Louder Than Hell - (Sixx) - 2:32
  • Keep Your Eye On The Money - 4:40
  • Home Sweet Home - (Sixx, Neil, Tommy Lee) - 3:59
  • Tonight (We Need A Lover) - (Sixx, Neil) - 3:37
  • Use It Or Lose It - (Sixx, Mars, Neil, Lee) - 2:39
  • Save Our Souls - (Sixx, Neil) - 4:13
  • Raise Your Hands To Rock - (Sixx) - 2:48
  • Fight For Your Rights - (Sixx, Mars) - 3:50

 

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MOTLEY CRUE - Theatre Of Pain Canadian Release 12" VINYL LP ALBUM
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Photo Of The Back Cover MOTLEY CRUE - Theatre Of Pain Canadian Release 12" VINYL LP ALBUM

 

MOTLEY CRUE - Theatre Of Pain Canadian Release 12" VINYL LP ALBUM
 back cover

Photo Of Custom Inner Sleeve MOTLEY CRUE - Theatre Of Pain Canadian Release 12" VINYL LP ALBUM

 

MOTLEY CRUE - Theatre Of Pain Canadian Release 12" VINYL LP ALBUM
 custom inner sleeve

Close up of Side One record's label MOTLEY CRUE - Theatre Of Pain Canadian Release 12" VINYL LP ALBUM

"Theatre of Pain" Black and Red Colour Elektra Record Label Details: Elektra 96 04181 

"Theatre of Pain" Black and Red Colour Elektra Record Label Details: Elektra 96 04181 
 

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