"To Mega Therion" is the debut studio album by Swiss thrash metal band Celtic Frost, released in 1985 by Noise Record. The album cover illustration was by the Swiss painter H.R. Giger. This web page has photos of album covers, inner sleeves, record labels together with production details, musicians and track-listing.

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Collectors information / Album Description:


Gatefold (FOC) cover design with artwork / photos on the inside cover pages.

This album "To Mega Therion" includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, complete lyrics of all songs by and photos.


Music Genre:

Swiss Death Thrash Metal 

Album Production Information:


The album: "To Mega Therion" was produced and engineer by by: Horst "The Only One" Muller

Executive producer. Karl-Ulrich Walterbach

Album cover art by H.R. Giger

Sound Engineer: Rick "Lights"

Producer, Sound Engineer, Artwork, Design, Music by Tom G. Warrior
Artwork Typography - Urs Sprenger
Design - Martin Eric Ain
Photography - Ernst Wirz

  Horst Mueller - a sound engineer from Germany and has engineered the records of several German Metal bands, notable Destruction, Running Wild, Warrant and the Swiss Celtic Frost band, as well as many others. He has used several different aliases/pseudonyms, aliases used by Horst Mueller include: Horst "Hoddle" Muller, Horst H.I.F. "The Crazy Frog" Muller, Horst "The Only One" Muller, "Mad" Horst Muller

  Karl-Ulrich Walterbach founder and owner of "Noise" records ( Noise Records being a sub-label of Modern Music ). Producer and Executive producer of countless mainly Germany Heavy Metal albums.

Steve Warrior (real name: Urs Sprenger) a Swiss Bass player and singer mainly known while performing in the Swiss Heavy Metal band "Hellhammer". On Celtic Frost's albums "Morbid Tales" and "To Mega Therion" he has worked on the album artwork and typography.

Label Information:

Black Noise N 0031

Media Format:

12" Vinyl Stereo Full-Length Long-Play  Gramophone Record
Album weight: 290 gram  

Year & Country:

1985 Made in Germany

Band Members and Musicians on: Celtic Frost To Mega Therion

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Tom Gabriel "Warrior" Fischer - Guitars, Vocals
  • Dominic Steiner - Bass
  • Reed St. Mark - Drums
  • Guest Performers:
  • Martin Eric Ain - Bass (Tracks 2 & 3)
  • Wolf Bender - French horn (Tracks 1, 4 & 10)
  • Claudia-Maria Mokri - Additional vocals (Tracks 2, 6 & 10)
  • Horst Müller - Sound effects (Track 9)
  • Urs Sprenger - Sound effects (Track 9)

Celtic Frost band-member details:

Tom Warrior (real name: Tom Gabriel Fischer) founded the Hellhammer and "Celtic Frost" band. While playing with Hellhammer he used the pseudonym: "Satanic Slaughter". He has also been co-producer of many of "Celtic Frost" and "Coroner" albums.

Track Listing of: "To Mega Therion"

The Songs/tracks on "To Mega Therion" are

  1. Innocence and Wrath 1:02
  2. The Usurper 3:24
  3. Jewel Throne 3:59
  4. Dawn of Meggido 5:42
  5. Eternal Summer 4:29
  6. Circle of the Tyrants 4:36
  7. (Beyond the) North Winds 3:04
  8. Fainted Eyes 5:00
  9. Tears in a Prophet's Dream 2:30
  10. Necromantical Screams 6:06

Album cover photos of : Celtic Frost To Mega Therion

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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 ).

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