DARK ANGEL - Darkness Descends UNDER ONE FLAG 12" LP ALBUM VINYL

"Darkness Descends" is the second full-length album by the American Thrash Metal band "Dark Angel"

This album "DARK ANGEL Darkness Descends" includes the original custom made inner sleeve (OIS) with album production details, complete lyrics of all songs by and artwork/photos

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Collector's notes ( detailed background information on the persons working on this album)

Album Fact Sheet: DARK ANGEL Darkness Descends

Music Genre:

 Crossover Thrash Metal 

Album Production Information:

 

Produced by Randy Burns and Dark Angel.

  Randy Burns is an American Music producer , Sound Engineer , and sound mixer. Responsible for the recorded sound of many Heavy Metal bands during the 1980s. Bands he has worked with include: 3rd Stage Alert , Agent Steel , Aversion , Bitter End , Chris Poland ( Band ), Crumbsuckers , Dark Age , Dark Angel , DBC , Dead End , Death , Excel , Helstar , Kreator , Leatherwolf , Lizzy Borden , Ludichrist , Megadeth , Morgoth , Mortal Sin , Nuclear Assault , Possessed , Suicidal Tendencies , Uncle Sam , Zoetrope.


Steve Sinclair - Executive Producer

  Steve Sinclair, In the 1980s Steve Sinclair has been a successful producer for Heavy Metal bands. As an A&R Manager for Combat Records and Mechanic Records he produced many talented Heavy Metal and Punk bands. These bands include: Death, Crumbsuckers, Agent Steel, Nuclear Assault, Zoetrope, Ludichrist, Possessed, Dream Theater, Voivod, Vio-Lence, Abattoir, Dark Age, D.B.C., Dark Angel, Helstar


Casey McMackin - Sound Engineer

 Casey McMackin - Sound Engineer, Producer, Musician has been responsible for the sound and production of several dozen of Hard Rock and Heavy Metal albums during the 1980s. A list of 1980s music records he has worked on:

Ed Repka - Album artwork

  Edward J. Repka aka Ed Repka - a very successful album cover art artist who has illustrated album covers for dozens of Heavy Metal bans most notable for bands like: Death, Defiance, Megadeth, "Suicide Angels" and many others.

Visit the web-page with a gallery of Repka's album covers.

Mark Weinberg - Album Artwork

Mark Weinberg (Graphics Artist) during the 1980s he has been working for a dozen of heavy metal bands to work on art direction, design and typography.

Ron Contenza - Photographer
Sean Rodgers - Album cover

Label Information:

 Under One Flag FLAG 6 / Combat Records /Take Out Music

Record Format:

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

Year & Country:

  1986 Made in UK

Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: DARK ANGEL Darkness Descends

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Jim Durkin - Guitars
  • Gene Hoglan - Drums
  • Eric Meyer - Guitars
  • Don Doty - Vocals
  • Rob Yahn - Bass

Donald Doty, James Durkin, Robert Yahn, Mike Andrade all four performed in the American Thrash Metal band " Shellshock ". In 1983 "Shellshock" was forced to change their name and renamed themselves into "Dark Angel".

Eric Meyer - Guitars, Producer. Guitarist with the American Crossover Metal band "Dark Angel" from 1983 until 1992, inbetween he was music producer for bands like Bloodlust and "Recipients of Death":

 

Complete Track-listing of the album "DARK ANGEL Darkness Descends"

The detailed tracklist of this record "DARK ANGEL Darkness Descends" is:

    Track-listing Side One:
  1. Darkness Descends
  2. The Burning of Sodom
  3. Hunger of the Undead
  4. Merciless Death
    Track-listing Side Two:
  1. Death is Certain (Life is Not)
  2. Black Prophecies
  3. Perish in Flames

 

Front Cover Photo Of DARK ANGEL - Darkness Descends Under One Flag Records 12" LP ALBUM VINYL

 

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 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 DARK ANGEL - Darkness Descends Under One Flag Records 12" LP ALBUM VINYL

 

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First Photo Of Custom Inner Sleeve DARK ANGEL - Darkness Descends Under One Flag Records 12" LP ALBUM VINYL

Lyrics of all the songs on "Darkness Descends" printed on the album's original custom inner sleeve

Lyrics of all the songs on "Darkness Descends" printed on the album's original custom inner sleeve

Second Photo Of Custom Inner Sleeve DARK ANGEL - Darkness Descends Under One Flag Records 12" LP ALBUM VINYL

 

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Close up of record's label DARK ANGEL - Darkness Descends Under One Flag Records 12" LP ALBUM VINYL Side One

"Darkness Descends" Record Label Details:  Under One Flag FLAG 6 / Combat Records /Take Out Music

"Darkness Descends" Record Label Details:  Under One Flag FLAG 6 / Combat Records /Take Out Music

Close up of record's label DARK ANGEL - Darkness Descends Under One Flag Records 12" LP ALBUM VINYL Side Two

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Index of DARK ANGEL Vinyl Album Discography and Album Cover Gallery


  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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  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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Live Scars 12" LP
Live Scars 12" LP

Back On Black – BOBV239LP , 2009 , UK

This live albun was recorded at the Country Club live in Reseda, California.

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  We Have Arrived 12" LP
We Have Arrived 12" LP

AXE Killer Records 7006 , 1985 , France

"We Have Arrived" is the first/debut album by the Thrash Metal band: "Dark Angel"

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