FEATURED Album cover Artwork by Edward J. "Ed" Repka

 

  Edward J. Repka ( aka Ed Repka ) is an American Artwork Artist, who has illustrated dozens of album covers of mainly Heavy Metal and Thrash Metal bands. This has given him the "King Of Thrash Metal Art".

  This web-page is a gallery of some of the album covers he has illustrated between the years 1986 and 1991.

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DARK ANGEL - Darkness Descends 12" LP

Darkness Descends 12" LP

Under One Flag FLAG 6 , 1986 , UK

This is the 2nd full-length album by "Dark Angel". Artwork by Edward "Ed" Repka

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DARK ANGEL - Leave Scars 12" LP

Leave Scars 12" LP

Under One Flag FLAG 30 , 1988 , France

Rare French Pressing, Artwork by Ed Repka

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DEATH - Leprosy 12" LP

Leprosy 12" LP

Combat / Under One Flag FLAG 24 , 1988 , England

LEPROSY is the second official full-length album released by the American Death Metal band: DEATH, this album was released in 1988. Front Cover Artwork by Edward J. Repka

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DEATH - Scream, Bloody Gore ( UK ) 12" LP

Scream, Bloody Gore ( UK ) 12" LP

UNDER ON FLAG FLAG 12 , 1987 , UK

This album "DEATH – Scream Bloody Gore" is the debut studio album by this American death metal band Death. Front Cover Artwork by Edward J. Repka

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DEATH - Spiritual Healing 12" LP

Spiritual Healing 12" LP

Under One Flag FLAG 38 , 1990 , England

SPIRITUAL HEALING is the 1990 album released by the American Death Metal band "DEATH". Front Cover Artwork by Edward J. Repka

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DEFIANCE - Product of Society

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Roadracer RO 9504 , 1988 , Netherlands

This album "DEFIANCE - Product of Society" is the debut album by the American thrash metal band Defiance. It was released in 1989 on Roadracer Records. It was the only album by Defiance to feature Ken Elkington on vocals and had cover art by Ed Repka. .

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MEGADETH - No More Mr Nice Guy

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SBK Alive Records 060-203520 , 1989 , EEC

This album "MEGADETH - No More Mr Nice Guy" is the Sound-track of the motion picture/movie SHOCKER , directed by WES CRAVEN .

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MEGADETH - Peace Sells But Who Is Buying

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Capitol Records FA 3242  , 1986 , USA

This the second studio album by the American heavy metal band Megadeth. It was released in November 1986.

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NAPALM - Cruel Tranquility

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Steamhammer SPV 08-7563 , 1989 , West-Germany

"Cruel Tranquility" is the first official full-length album by the American Thrash Metal and was released in 1986.

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NUCLEAR ASSAULT - Brain Death

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Combat / Under One Flag 12FLAG 102 , 1986 , England

"Brain Death" was the first album released by Nuclear Assault  .

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NUCLEAR ASSAULT - Game Over

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Under One Flag FLAG 5 / Combat , 1986 , England

This album "NUCLEAR ASSAULT - Game Over" is the debut album by thrash metal band Nuclear Assault, released in 1986..

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POSSESSED - Beyond the Gates ( 1986, GB ) 12" LP

 POSSESSED - Beyond the Gates (1986, GB) 12" LP

Under One Flag FLAG 3 , 1986 , England

"Beyond the Gates" by "Possessed" comes in a gimmick Gatefold (FOC) cover design, the entire cover can be folded open and the inner cover can be used as one large poster

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SANCTUARY - Refuge Denied

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EPIC EPC 460811 , 1987 , Netherlands

Refuge Denied is the debut album by the band Sanctuary, This was the first and last album to feature extremely high pitched, layered vocals from vocalist Warrel Dane

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