This album "KEEL - The Right to Rock" is the second studio album by heavy metal band Keel. It was the first to be produced by Kiss's Gene Simmons under their new label Gold Mountain Records (which was distributed by A&M Records at the time). When the band started recording the album, drummer Bobby Marks left. He was replaced by different drummers: Fred Coury (who went on to join Cinderella), Barry Brandt (of Angel) and Steve Riley (who subsequently left to join the band W.A.S.P.). Dwain Miller eventually became the band's permanent drummer before the album was released.
The album: "KEEL - The Right To Rock" was produced by: Gene Simmons
Gene Simmons is the pseudonym used by Chaim Weitz while playing bass in the Kiss band. He used the alias "Reginal Von Helsing" , when playing bass and producer for "Wendy O. Williams".
Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Bruce Smith , Craig Engel , Eddie DeLena , Mikey Davis , Patrick Hutchinson , Paul Wertheimer , Sebastian Thoner ,
This album was recorded at: Record Plant, Los Angeles, CA and Media Sound, New York City
Greg Fulginiti - Mastering and Sound Engineer (Trivia: Greg Fulginiti - Mastering and Recording engineer. Known to have worked at Artisan Sound Recorders, Elektra Records, Sterling Sound and Masterdisc.)
Album cover design: Chuck Beeson
Album cover illustration: John Taylor Dismukes
Album cover photography: Aaron Rapoport
American Heavy Metal
Vertigo – 824 549-1
Record Format: 12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram
1985 Netherlands / Europe