TWISTED SISTER COME OUT AND PLAY GIMMICK POP-UP ALBUM COVER 12" LP Vinyl Album

"Come Out and Play" is the fourth album by the American heavy metal band Twisted Sister, released by Atlantic Records on November 9, 1985. It comes in a gimmick pop-upalbum cover. This web-page has hi-res photos of the album covers, record label and a detailed description.

 

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Album Description & Collectors information:

 

Twisted Sister's fourth studio album, "Come Out and Play," was released on 9 November 1985, by Atlantic Records. The vinyl album features ten tracks that showcase the band's trademark heavy metal sound, with a focus on catchy melodies and anthemic choruses. The album also features a unique pop-up album cover, which was designed to add a fun and interactive element to the album.

The album was produced by Dieter Dierks, who had previously worked with acts such as Scorpions and Accept. The production is polished and slick, with a focus on layered harmonies and guitar solos that showcase the band's musicianship. Lead singer Dee Snider has stated that the album was influenced by the horror and sci-fi films of the 1950s and 1960s, and the album cover reflects this with its cartoonish and playful design.

The pop-up album cover, which was designed by artist Mark Ryden, features a 3D scene of the band performing on a stage, complete with audience members, pyrotechnics, and a spinning drum kit. The design was intended to add a fun and interactive element to the album, and has since become a collector's item among fans.

Gimmick Pop-Up Cover

This album "TWISTED SISTER - Come Out and Play / Gimmick pop-up album cover" includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, complete lyrics of all songs by and artwork/photos

 

Music Genre:

American Heavy Metal / Glam Metal / Hard Rock  
Album Production information: 

The album: "TWISTED SISTER - Come Out and Play / Gimmick pop-up album cover" was produced by: Dieter Dierks for Breeze Music

Dieter Dierks is a German record producer and sound engineer, best known for his work in the music industry. He was born on 19 June 1944, in Stollberg, Germany.

Dierks is a highly regarded figure in the German music scene, and has been involved in the production and engineering of many successful albums and songs. He has worked with a wide range of artists and genres, including rock, pop, folk, and electronic music.

One of his most famous collaborations was with the hard rock band Scorpions, for whom he produced and engineered several albums in the 1970s and 1980s, including "Taken by Force," "Lovedrive," and "Animal Magnetism." These albums helped establish Scorpions as one of the leading hard rock bands of the era, and are widely regarded as classic examples of the genre.

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In addition to his work as a producer and engineer, Dierks is also known for his contributions to the field of recording technology. He has been involved in the development of several new recording techniques and technologies, and has been recognized for his contributions to the industry.

Overall, Dieter Dierks is a talented and influential figure in the world of music production and engineering, who has made a significant impact on the German and international music scenes.

Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Eddy Delana

This album was recorded at: Record Plant, Los Angeles

Mastered at Masterdisk by Bob Luwdig and Dieter Dierks

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.

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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 design: Tom McPhilipe

Costume and Make-up Design: Suzette Guilot-Snider

Record Label Information:

Atlantic 781 275

Media Format:

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

Year & Country:

1985 Made in Germany
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Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: TWISTED SISTER - Come Out and Play / Gimmick pop-up album cover
    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Eddie "Fingers" Ojeda - Guitar and backing vocals
  • Mark "The Animal" Mendoza - Bass and backing growls

      Mark "The Animal" Mendoza ( Bass Guitar ) started his musical career in the New Yorkese band "The Dictators" with whom he performed from 1974 until 1978. In 1978 he joins the band "Twisted Sister" with whom he performed until 1988. ( with several reunions at a later stage )

  • Dee Snider - Lead and backing vocals
  • Jay Jay French - Guitarss, backing vocals
  • A.J. Pero - Drums, backing vocals
Complete Track-listing of the album "TWISTED SISTER - Come Out and Play / Gimmick pop-up album cover"

The detailed tracklist of this record "TWISTED SISTER - Come Out and Play / Gimmick pop-up album cover" is:

    Track-listing :
  1. Leader of the Pack
  2. I Believe in Rock and Roll
  3. You Want What we Got
  4. Looking out for Ne 1
  5. Come Out and Play
  6. Kill or be Killed
  7. The Fire Still Burns
  8. Out on the Streets
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