SAXON THE EAGLE HAS LANDED Live FRANCE Release 12" Vinyl LP Album

Album Description: This is the French release of"The Eagle Has Landed" which is the first live album by heavy metal band Saxon. It was recorded during the 1981 United States raw of the world tour

This web page has photos of album covers, inner sleeves, record labels together with production details, musicians and track-listing.

 

SAXON - The Eagle Has Landed Live France Release 12" Vinyl LP Album front cover https://vinyl-records.nl

Album Production team:

Andy Lydon - Sound Engineer

Stewart Eales - Sound Engineer

George Bodnar (RIP 2011) - Photographer

Music Genre:

 
NWOBHM New Wave of British Heavy Metal 

Label Information:

 
Carrere 67870

Media Format:

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

Year & Country:

 
1982 Made in France

Band Members and Musicians on: SAXON - The Eagle Has Landed

    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" .

Track Listing of: "SAXON - The Eagle Has Landed"

The Songs/tracks on "SAXON - The Eagle has Landed Live" are

  1. Motorcycle Man - 4:22
  2. 747 (Strangers in the Night) - 4:38
  3. Princess of the Night - 4:20
  4. Strong Arm of the Law - 4:39
  5. Heavy Metal Thunder - 4:09
  6. 20,000 Ft. - 3:26
  7. Wheels of Steel - 8:52
  8. Never Surrender - 3:54
  9. Fire in the Sky - 2:41
  10. Machine Gun - 3:52

 

Front Cover Photo Of SAXON - The Eagle Has Landed Live France Release 12" Vinyl LP Album

 

SAXON - The Eagle Has Landed Live 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 SAXON - The Eagle Has Landed Live France Release 12" Vinyl LP Album

 

SAXON - The Eagle Has Landed Live France Release 12" Vinyl LP Album back cover

Close up of Side One record's label SAXON - The Eagle Has Landed Live France Release 12" Vinyl LP Album

"The Eagle Has Landed Live (France)" Pink Colour Carrere Record Label Details: CARRERE 67870, SACEM France ℗ 1982 Carrere Sound Copyright

"The Eagle Has Landed Live (France)" Pink Colour Carrere Record Label Details: CARRERE 67870, SACEM France ℗ 1982 Carrere Sound Copyright
 

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