High Resolution #1 Photo HELLOWEEN Self-Titled Debut Album

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High Resolution #1 Photo HELLOWEEN Self-Titled Debut Album

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High Resolution Photo Of the Black Noise Record Label with White Lettering

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Collector's Description: 

The Helloween EP (mini-LP) is the debut recording by the German band Helloween.

Matrix/Stamper Codes:
Side A: Mastered by SNB N 0021-A
Side B: Mastered by SNB N 0021-B

It was released in 1985 on Noise Records and was followed up by their first full-length album, Walls of Jericho later that year.


Music Genre:

Power Speed Thrash Metal 

Production information: The album "Helloween" was produced by Helloween
Recorded and mixed January/February 1985 at Musiclab, Studio, Berlin
Engineered and mixed by Harris "I dont Know" Johns
Album cover design by Uwe Karczewski

Notes on the production team of this album:

  Harris Johns is a European music producer, active since the late-1970s in the heavy metal and punk scene, working for a lot of big-name bands, such as Helloween, Coroner, Tankard, Sodom, Voivod, Kreator, Exumer, Ratos de Porão, Slime, Daily Terror and many others. Most of his productions were recorded at his studio Music Lab Berlin Studio. After 10 years recording in a former guest house in the countryside near Berlin, which he called Spiderhouse, he reopened the Music Lab Berlin in 2007 and gave it up 2016. He is still producing and teaching music production skills. Here is a list of albums (during the 1980s on which Harris Johns has worked.

Uwe Karczewski a German graphics artist known for the 1980's album covers for Heavy Metal bands like: Helloween , Iron Angel .

Label Information:

Noise N 0021  

Media Format:

12" Vinyl EP  Gramophone Record
Album weight: 210 gram  

Year & Country:

1985 Made in Germany  

Band Members and Musicians on: Helloween Self-titled Debut Album

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Kai Hansen - Vocals, Guitar

      Kai Hansen a German Singer and Guitar Player which got famous by performing in German 1st Tier bands like: Helloween , "Gamma Ray" , "Iron Fist" and other bands. Kai Hansen started his career by founding the GENTRY band, together with Markus Grosskopf and Piet Sielck. Gentry evolved in "Second Hell" and Powerfool. Powerfool laid the basis for Helloween and was renamed into Helloween. In 1990 Kai Hansen left Helloween to create the "GAMMA RAY" band.

  • Michael Weikath - Guitar

      Michael Weikath (full-name: Michael Ingo Joachim Weikath) guitarist and founding member of the German Speed/Power Metal band "Helloween" from 1983 until today. This is a list of 1980s albums with Michael Weikath

  • Markus Grosskopf - bass

      Markus Grosskopf - Bass player and best known as bassist with the German Speed/Power metal band "Helloween". Markus Grosskopf was founding member and has been with "Helloween" since 1983.

  • Ingo Schwichtenberg - drums

      Ingo "Mr. Smile" Schwichtenberg - drummer and founding member player with the German Speed/Power metal band "Helloween" from 1983 until 1993.

Track Listing of: "Helloween"

    Side One:
  1. Starlight
  2. Murderer
  3. Warrior
    Side Two:
  1. Victim of Fate
  2. Cry for Freedom