MEGADETH - KILLING IS MY BUSINESS ... ... AND BUSINESS IS GOOD COMBAT 12" Vinyl Stereo Full-Length Long-Play  Gramophone Record

  This is the original version of "Killing is my Business" with the uncensored version of the song: "These Boots".

 

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Collectors information / Album Description: 

Original version with uncensored version of "These Boots".

This album includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, complete lyrics of all songs by and artwork.

Killing Is My Business... and Business Is Good! is the debut album by American thrash metal band Megadeth. It was originally released in 1985 on Combat Records.

The album's artwork, featuring a plastic skull with tinfoil, was not intended to be the original artwork. Mustaine wanted a picture of Megadeth mascot Vic Rattlehead on the cover, however the studio lost the artwork, so they improvised the low-budget replacement.

Music Genre:

 
Heavy Thrash Metal 

Album Production Information:

 
The album: "Killing is my Business ... ... and Business is Good" was produced by: Dave Mustaine and Karat Faye
This album was recorded at: Indigo Ranch Studios, Malibu and Crystal Sound Labs, Hollywood.

Label Information:

 
Combat Records BRC 1940 

Media Format:

 
12" Vinyl Stereo Full-Length Long-Play  Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  

Year & Country:

 
1985 Made in Canada  

Band Members and Musicians on: Megadeth - Killing is my Business ... ... and Business is Good

    Megadeth Band-Members/Musicians
  • Dave Mustaine

    Dave Mustaine ( full-name: David Scott Mustaine ) born 1961 in La Mesa, California and best known as Singer and Lead Guitarist of the American Thrash Metal band "Megadeth". Mustaine started his musical career around 1982-1983 in as lead guitarist of the Thrash Metal band "Metallica". In 1983 he formed "Fallen Angels" which was quickly replaced with his own band "Megadeth" at the end of 1983. He appears on the official Metallica album "Kill 'em All" and is guest musician on the 1987 album "Refuge Denied" by the Heavy Metal band "Sanctuary"

  • Chris Poland

    Chris Poland is an American Guitarist, best known for being lead guitarist with Megadeth. Chris Poland has played in several bands, these include Circle Jerks , Damn The Machine, Megadeth, The New Yorkers. He also played as guest guitarist in many Heavy Metal and Rock bands mainly between 2003-Today. Chris Poland and Gar Samuelson both come from Dunkirk, New York and have made music together, most notable in a band called "The New Yorkers", before joining the Megadeth band. Chris Poland - Wikipedia)

  • David Ellefson
  • Dave Ellefson ( full-name: David Warren Ellefson ) is an American Bass guitar player and was born 1964 in Jackson, Minnesota. Together with Dave Mustaine he played in the band called "Fallen Angels" in 1983 and shortly after they both formed "Megadeth" . Ellefson has been with Megadeth since 1983 until today ( with a break from 2002 until 2010 ) , during which periods he has also played a couple of times in "Metallica".

  • Gar Samuelson

    Gar Samuelson ( full-name: Gary Charles Samuelson ) was born in 1958 at Dunkirk, New York and was an American drummer. Samuelson started his musica career as Jazz Fusion drummer in a band called "The New Yorkers", he is best known as drummer with the American Thrash Metal band "Megadeth" from 1984 until 1987.

Track Listing of: "Killing is my Business ... ... and Business is Good"

The Songs/tracks on "Killing is my Business ... ... and Business is Good" are

    Side One:
  1. Last Rites / Loved to Deat h
  2. Killing is my Business... and business is good!
  3. Skull Benath the skin
  4. These Boots
    Side Two:
  1. Rattlehead
  2. Chosen Ones
  3. Looking down for the cross
  4. Mechanix

Album cover photos of : Megadeth - Killing is my Business ... ... and Business is Good

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Close-up Photo of "Killing is my Business ... ... and Business is Good" 12" Banzai Record with the Two Samuarai's  
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