EXODUS - FABULOUS DISASTER 12" Vinyl LP Album Cover Gallery and Description

- New Musidisc Records

  This is the French version on the "New Musidisc" label and includes the original black/white photo inner sleeve. The record label is black with silver lettering.

 

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Collectors information / Album Description: 

Rare French pressing on the French N.E.W. Musidisc label

Music Genre:

Speed/Thrash Metal 

Album 
Production information:

Recorded in 1988 by Marc Senesac and David Plank at Alpha & Omega Recording, San Francisco, California, USA

Produced and mixed by Marc Senesac, Gary Holt, and Rick Hunolt

Mixed at Different Fur Studios, San Francisco, California, USA

Mixing assisted by Chad Munsey

Mastered by Bernie Grundman, Los Angeles, California, USA

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.

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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.

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Record Label Information:

N.E.W. Musidisc 102541 

Packaging:

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

Media Format:

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

Year & Country:

1988 Made in France 
Band Members and Musicians on: Exodus Fabulous Disaster France, New Musidisc
    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Steve Souza vocals
  • Gary Holt guitar
  • Rick Hunolt guitar
  • Rob McKillop bass
  • Tom Hunting drums
  • Brian Mantilla additional percussion on Low Rider
  • Dov Christopher
Track Listing of: "Fabulous Disaster"
 
    Tracks:
  • The Last Act of Defiance 4:38
  • Fabulous Disaster 4:49
  • The Toxic Waltz 4:45
  • Low Rider (Allen, Brown, Dickerson, Goldstein, Jordan, Leviton, Miller, Scott) 2:44
  • Cajun Hell 5:58
  • Like Father, Like Son 7:58
  • Corruption 5:44
  • Verbal Razors 4:01
  • Open Season 3:51
 
Album cover photos of : Exodus Fabulous Disaster France, New Musidisc
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Inner Sleve   of "Fabulous Disaster" Album

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Hires photo of the custom inner sleeve with photos of Hunol, Souza and Holt

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Index of EXODUS ( USA ) Vinyl Album Discography and Album Cover Gallery

EXODUS - Bonded By Blood (1985, France) 12" Vinyl LP  
EXODUS - Bonded By Blood (1985, France)  album front cover vinyl record

 Music For Nations – MFN 44 , 1985 , France

"Bonded By Blood" immediately made waves in the metal community and earned Exodus a dedicated fan base. The album was a testament to the band's raw energy, aggression, and technical prowess.

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EXODUS - Bonded By Blood (1985, Netherlands) 12" Vinyl LP
EXODUS - Bonded By Blood (1985, Netherlands)  album front cover vinyl record

 Music For Nations RR 9787 , 1985 , Holland

Kirk Hammett left Exodus to join Metallica before the recording of "Bonded by Blood". Hammett did contribute to the songwriting on some of the tracks on the album,

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EXODUS - Fabulous Disaster (1988, New Musidisc, France) 12" Vinyl LP
EXODUS - Fabulous Disaster (1988, New Musidisc, France)  album front cover vinyl record

N.E.W. Musidisc 102541   , 1988 , France

  This is the French version on the "New Musidisc" label and includes the original black/white photo inner sleeve. The record label is black with silver lettering.

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EXODUS - Fabulous Disaster (1988, MFN France) 12" Vinyl LP
EXODUS - Fabulous Disaster (1988, France) album front cover vinyl record

  Music for Nations MFN 90 Feeding Frenzy Music   , 1988 , France

One of the standout tracks on the album is "Low Rider", a cover of the classic song. Fans of both Exodus and the iconic comedy duo Cheech & Chong will undoubtedly find this rendition a delightful addition to their music collection.

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EXODUS - Pleasures of the Flesh (1987, England) 12" Vinyl LP
EXODUS - Pleasures of the Flesh (1987, England)  album front cover vinyl record

Music For Nations MFN 77 , 1987 , England

The album became a milestone in Exodus's journey, exposing their raw, unbridled thrash to an audience hungry for the intensity and aggression that defined the genre.

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