IRON MAIDEN - Seventh Son of the Seventh Son France Release 12" Vinyl LP Album

This is the "French" release of Iron Maiden's "Seven Son Of The Seventh Son"

"Seventh Son of a Seventh Son" is the seventh studio album by British heavy metal band Iron Maiden, released in 1988 by EMI in Europe and its sister label Capitol Records in the US. It is the second Iron Maiden release to feature keyboards (played by Michael Kenney) and, along with "The Number of the Beast" and, later, "Fear of the Dark" and "The Final Frontier", debuted at no.1 in the UK charts.

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Collectors information & Description:

 

"Seventh Son of a Seventh Son" is the seventh studio album by British heavy metal band Iron Maiden, released in 1988 by EMI in Europe and its sister label Capitol Records in the US. It is the second Iron Maiden release to feature keyboards (played by Michael Kenney) and, along with "The Number of the Beast" and, later, "Fear of the Dark" and "The Final Frontier", debuted at no.1 in the UK charts.

This album "IRON MAIDEN Seventh Son of the Seventh Son (France)" includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, complete lyrics of all songs by and artwork/photos

Music Genre:

 
New Wave of British Heavy Metal / NWOBHM 
Album 
Production information:

The album: "IRON MAIDEN Seventh Son of the Seventh Son (France)" was produced by:

    Produced, Engineered and Mixed by Martin 'Disappearing Armchair' Birch.
  • Recorded at Musicland Studios, Munich, Germany
  • 2nd Engineer, Stephane "The Vardengrip" Wissner
  • Bernd Maier - Studio Boffin
  • Mastered by George Marino at Sterling Sound, New York City

    George Marino (1947-2012)  Senior Mastering Engineer at Sterling Sound N.Y.C., he was probable the most experienced sound mastering engineer in the world and has mastered hundreds of discs in all music genres. Jump to a list that covers the Heavy Metal albums he has mastered during the 1980s

  • All titles published by Zomba Music Publishers Ltd
  • Sleeve Concept and Design: Derek Riggs and Rod Smallwood
  • Sleeve Illustrations: Derek Riggs
  • Inner Sleeve Photograph: Ross Halfin
  • Packaging: The Complete Works
  • Iron Maiden are managed by Rod Smallwood and Andy Taylor for Sanctuary Music

  Martin Birch - a British Producer, Sound and Mixing Engineer. In the late 1960s until the end of the 1970s he has worked with British music bands like: "Fleetwood Mac", Rainbow , " Deep Purple " (11 Albums), "Wishbone Ash", Whitesnake , "Jon Lord", " Black Sabbath ". In the 1980s (until 1992) he was dedicated working with "Iron Maiden" (9 Albums) . Martin Birch has used many different nicknames.

  Derek Riggs is a contemporary British artist best known for creating the band Iron Maiden's mascot, "Eddie". He has used several nicknames. On "Iron Maiden's" "Piece of Mind" he used Derek "Dr Death" Riggs

  Ross Halfin a British Photographer starting his career in the 1970s photographing many of the punk bands. Later he relocated to the USA and photographed many rock and metal bands from AC/DC to UFO, including "Black Sabbath", Aerosmith, "Iron Maiden" and many others.

 

Label Information:

 
EMI 7 90258 1

Media Format:

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

Year & Country:

 
1988 France

Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: IRON MAIDEN Seventh Son of the Seventh Son (France)

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Bruce Dickinson vocals

      Bruce Dickinson (real-name: Paul Bruce Dickinson") a famous British Rock and Heavy Metal singer, who has been lead vocals in bands like "Iron Maiden", Samson, Speed, Styx and other bands. During his career he has used different aliases like "Bruce Bruce" or "Bruce Dickinson". Here is a summary of his career.

  • Dave Murray guitar

      Dave Murray a British Guitarist known for playing in "Iron Maiden". Before joining the "Iron Maiden" band, Adrian Smith and Dave Murray played together in the "Stone Free" and "Urchin" band.

  • Adrian Smith guitar, backing vocals, synth

      Adrian Smith - Guitarist with the British Heavy Metal band "Iron Maiden" . Adrian Smith" started his musical career in the Urchin band and performed with "Iron Maiden" from 1980 until Today with several breaks in between.

      Before joining the "Iron Maiden" band, Adrian Smith and Dave Murray played together in the "Stone Free" and "Urchin" band.

  • Steve Harris bass guitar, backing vocals, string synth

      Steve Harris (Bass player) is founder of the British Heavy Metal (NWOBHM) "Iron Maiden" in 1975 and has been Mr "Iron Maiden" since.

  • Nicko McBrain drums

      Nicko McBrain (real-name: Michael Henry McBrain) played drums with the French "Trust" band from 1980-1982, before joining "Iron Maiden" in 1982.

Complete Track-listing of the album "IRON MAIDEN Seventh Son of the Seventh Son (France)"

The detailed tracklist of this record "IRON MAIDEN Seventh Son of the Seventh Son (France)" is:

    Track-listing:
  1. Moonchild (Adrian Smith, Bruce Dickinson) 5:39
  2. Infinite Dreams (Steve Harris) 6:09
  3. Can I Play with Madness (Smith, Dickinson, Harris) 3:31
  4. The Evil That Men Do (Smith, Dickinson, Harris) 4:34
  5. Seventh Son of a Seventh Son (Harris) 9:53
  6. The Prophecy (Dave Murray, Harris) 5:05
  7. The Clairvoyant (Harris) 4:27
  8. Only the Good Die Young (Harris, Dickinson) 4:41

 

Front Cover Photo Of IRON MAIDEN - Seventh Son of the Seventh Son France Release 12" Vinyl LP Album

 

IRON MAIDEN - Seventh Son of the Seventh Son France Release 12" Vinyl LP Album front cover https://vinyl-records.nl

 Note: The photos on this page are taken from albums in my personal collection. Slight differences in color may exist due to the use of the camera's flash. Images can be zoomed in/out ( eg pinch with your fingers on a tablet or smartphone ).

Photo Of The Back Cover IRON MAIDEN - Seventh Son of the Seventh Son France Release 12" Vinyl LP Album

 

IRON MAIDEN - Seventh Son of the Seventh Son France Release 12" Vinyl LP Album back cover

First Photo Of Custom Inner Sleeve IRON MAIDEN - Seventh Son of the Seventh Son France Release 12" Vinyl LP Album

Full page artwork illustration of Eddy printed on the original custom inner sleeve

Full page artwork illustration of Eddy printed on the original custom inner sleeve

Second Photo Of Custom Inner Sleeve IRON MAIDEN - Seventh Son of the Seventh Son France Release 12" Vinyl LP Album

Lyrics of all the songs on the album "Seventh Son of the Seventh Son" printed on the original custom inner sleeve with blue background colour and yellow lettering

Lyrics of all the songs on the album "Seventh Son of the Seventh Son" printed on the original custom inner sleeve with blue background colour and yellow lettering

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"Seventh Son of the Seventh Son" Record Label Details: Description © Copyright ℗ Sound Copyright

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Record Label Details: EMI 7902561, SACEM, SDRM , DMM

Record Label Details: EMI 7902561, SACEM, SDRM , DMM
 

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