Anialator - self-titled debut Red Vinyl 12" ep

  "Self-titled" debut record of Anialator pressed on Red vinyl. Side 1 with 3 studio tracks and Side 2 with two live tracks. Includes original insert leaflet with lyrics of all songs perfomed by Anialator. This web-page has hi-res photos of the album covers, record label and a detailed description.  


large photo of the album front cover

Summary and Collector's information:

 Anialator's self-titled debut EP, released in 1988, is a thrash metal classic that features some of the band's most blistering and aggressive tracks. The EP was released on red vinyl and features a raw, intense sound that showcases the band's technical proficiency and high-energy performance style. With songs like "Extermination by Dawn" and "Anialator", this EP is a must-have for fans of thrash metal and classic underground metal.

Hector "Spook" Gutierrez - Producer, Sound Engineer

Bernie Grundman - Mastering Engineer

Bernie Grundman is a renowned Mastering Engineer hailing from Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA. With an illustrious career spanning several decades, he has achieved remarkable success in the music industry. Born with an innate passion for music and a keen ear for detail, Grundman has left an indelible mark on the field of audio mastering.


Grundman's journey into the world of music began in the early 1980s when he established his own mastering studio in Hollywood, California. It was during this time that he cemented his reputation as a go-to engineer for heavy metal albums. From 1982 to 1990, Grundman lent his expertise to numerous heavy metal projects, skillfully mastering dozens of albums that defined the genre's sound during that era.

His work with heavy metal artists showcased his ability to capture the raw energy and power of the music, while maintaining clarity and fidelity. Grundman's mastering techniques brought out the full sonic potential of each album, elevating them to new heights and contributing to their commercial success.

As his talent became recognized, Bernie Grundman had the opportunity to collaborate with a multitude of renowned musicians across various genres. His mastering prowess was sought after by a diverse range of artists, including rock, pop, jazz, and classical musicians. Through his meticulous attention to detail and technical expertise, he added the final polish to their recordings, enhancing the overall listening experience for fans around the world.

Grundman's discography boasts an impressive list of hit albums, with his name appearing in the credits of numerous iconic releases. His contributions have been instrumental in shaping the sound of some of the most influential records of our time. From acclaimed bands to chart-topping solo artists, Grundman's work has left an indelible impact on the music industry.

Bernie Grundman's mastering studio has become synonymous with excellence and has earned a reputation as one of the best facilities in the industry. Musicians and record labels alike recognize the exceptional quality and meticulous attention to detail that Grundman and his team bring to every project. His dedication to achieving sonic perfection and his commitment to maintaining the artistic vision of the artists he works with have made him highly respected among his peers.

Throughout his career, Bernie Grundman has received numerous accolades for his contributions to the music industry. He is the recipient of several Grammy Awards, recognizing his exceptional skills as a mastering engineer. These accolades further solidify his status as a true pioneer in the field and underscore his unwavering commitment to excellence.

Beyond his technical prowess, Grundman's success can be attributed to his genuine love for music and his unwavering passion for his craft. His dedication to his work has allowed him to forge lasting relationships with artists, fostering an environment of trust and collaboration in the studio.

As a master of his trade, Bernie Grundman continues to inspire and influence aspiring engineers and musicians worldwide. His legacy is one of innovation, expertise, and an unwavering commitment to the pursuit of sonic perfection. Today, his name remains synonymous with exceptional audio quality, and his contributions to the music industry will continue to resonate for generations to come.

Music Genre:

  Thrash Metal Music

Record Label Information:

  Wild Rags Records WRR 012

Media Format:

  Limited Edition 12" Colored Red Vinyl LP 

Year & Country:

  1988 Made in USA
Band Members and Musicians on: Anialator self-titled debut ep red vinyl
    Anialator Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Alex Dominguez - Bass
  • Mark Olivo - vocals, guitar
  • Al Garcia - Drums
  • David Trevino - Guitar
Track Listing of: Anialator self-titled debut ep red vinyl
    Side One:
  1. Filicide
  2. No Future
  3. Fatal Decision
    Side Two:
  1. Anialator
  2. Mission of Death
High Quality Photo of Album Front Cover  "ANIALATOR Self-Titled"
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Album Back Cover  Photo of "ANIALATOR Self-Titled"
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Photo of "ANIALATOR Self-Titled" 12" LP Record
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Close-up Photo of "ANIALATOR Self-Titled" Record Label 
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 Note: The images on this page are photos of the actual album. 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 ).