SAXON - SELF-TITLED FRANCE NWOBHM 12" LP VINYL ALBUM

Album Description: This album "SAXON - S/T Self-Titled" Saxon is the debut studio album by British heavy metal band Saxon released in 1979 and is considered the first ever NWOBHM

 

SAXON - Self-Titled French Release 12" LP VINYL ALBUM front cover https://vinyl-records.nl

Music Genre:

 
NWOBHM New Wave Of British Heavy Metal 
Album 
Production information:

The album: "SAXON - S/T Self-Titled" was produced by: John Verity

John Verity from Bradford, West Yorkshire) is an English guitarist formerly with the band Argent from 1974 to 1976. During the 1980s he was responsible for the production and/or sound engineer of Heavy Metal albums. In particular for the bands Saxon and Tank.

Tape Operator: Robert Price

This album was recorded at: Livingstone Studios

Album cover design: Grafix

Album cover photography: Mike Ford, Dave Muscroft

Label Information:

 
Pink Carrere 67.331

Media Format:

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

Year & Country:

 
1979 Made in France

Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: SAXON - S/T Self-Titled

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Biff Byford - Vocals

      Biff Byford (real-name: Peter Rodney Byford) born in the year 1951 in Honley, West-Yorkshire in England. Lead singer in the bands “Son of a Bitch” from 1977 until 1978, followed by SAXON from 1977 until now.

  • Graham Oliver - Guitar

      Graham Oliver a guitarist and bass player , born in 1952 Mexborough, England. He was founding member and one of the main song-writer in the British Heavy Metal band Saxon. He started his career around 1975 in a band called “Son of a Bitch”.

  • Paul Quinn - Guitar

      Paul Quinn (full-name: Paul Anthony Quinn) is one of original founding members of Saxon and started in the Coast and "Son Of Bitch Bands"

  • Steve Dawson - Bass

      Steve "Dobby" Dawson was born in 1952 , bass guitar player and one of the founding members of the British Heavy Metal band “SAXON”

  • Pete Gill - Drums

      Pete Gill - Drums, one of the co-founders of the British bands: "Son Of A Bitch" and "Saxon", he has played drums in two major British Heavy Metal bands: "Saxon" and "Motorhead" .

Complete Track-listing of the album "SAXON - S/T Self-Titled"

The detailed tracklist of this record "SAXON - S/T Self-Titled" is:

    Track-listing:
  1. "Rainbow Theme" 3:07
  2. "Frozen Rainbow" 2:29
  3. "Big Teaser" 3:55
  4. "Judgement Day" 5:31
  5. "Stallions of the Highway" 2:52
  6. "Backs to the Wall" 3:09
  7. "Still Fit to Boogie" 2:53
  8. "Militia Guard" 4:50

 

Front Cover Photo Of SAXON - Self-Titled French Release 12" LP VINYL ALBUM

 

SAXON - Self-Titled French Release 12" LP VINYL ALBUM front cover https://vinyl-records.nl

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Photo Of The Back Cover SAXON - Self-Titled French Release 12" LP VINYL ALBUM

 

SAXON - Self-Titled French Release 12" LP VINYL ALBUM back cover

Close up of Side One record's label SAXON - Self-Titled French Release 12" LP VINYL ALBUM

"Saxon" Pink Colour CARRERE Record Label Details: Carrere 67.331 ℗ 1979 Carrere Sound Copyright

"Saxon" Pink Colour CARRERE Record Label Details: Carrere 67.331 ℗ 1979 Carrere Sound Copyright
 

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