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IRON MAIDEN Killers (EU) 12" LP ALBUM VINYL

This is the EU version of Iron Maiden's Killers album. Notice the presence of the Label Code LC 0542, which is NOT present on other versions of this album. (See close-up photo of label further down this web-page)

 

Collectors information & Description: 

Released on 2 February 1981, this is the second full length album by Iron Maiden. This album was their first with guitarist Adrian Smith, and their last with vocalist Paul Di'Anno

"Killers" is the second album by British heavy metal band Iron Maiden, released on 2 February 1981 in the UK, and 6 June 1981 in the US. The album was their first with guitarist Adrian Smith and their last with vocalist Paul Di'Anno, who was sacked after problems with his stage performance arose due to his alcohol and cocaine use. This was also the first Iron Maiden album made with veteran producer Martin Birch, who went on to produce their next eight albums before retiring after "Fear of the Dark" in 1992. The song "Wrathchild" is the only regularly played track from the album, appearing in almost all their concert tours.

IRON MAIDEN Killers (EU) album cover photo
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 Collector's attributes: This section contains detailed information to be able to uniquely identify this particular version/release of the album IRON MAIDEN - Killers Netherlands
 Album back cover

Barcode:

There is NO barcode on this album

 

Collector remarks:
1) Notice that the top right corner has a single catalognr. Other versions may have multiple catalognrs in this position.
2) The bottom left corner has "PRINTED IN HOLLAND" this does NOT always appear in other releases

Top right corner:
1A 062.07450

Bottom Left Corner:
1981 ORIGINAL SOUND RECORDINGS MADE BY EMI RECORDS LTD
Marketed, Manufactured and distributed by EMI-logo
PRINTED IN HOLLAND

Bottom Right Corner:
PRODUCED, ENGINEERED AND BULLIED BY MARTIN "HEADMASTER" BIRCH RECORDED AT BATTERY STUDIOS, LONDON SECOND ENGINEER: NIGEL HEWITT FRONT COVER ILLUSTRATION: DEREK RIGGS ALL PHOTOGRAPHS: ROBERT ELLIS IRON MAIDEN ARE MANAGED BY ROD SMALLWOOD FOR SANCTUARY. 165-167 WILLESDEN HIGH RD. LONDON NW10 IRON MAIDEN FC.: S.A.E. TO 165-167 WILLESDEN HIGH ROAD. LONDON NW1O

 Labels  Side One:

Remark: Labels on this version have NO Label Code

Above center-hole:
LC 0542
1A 062-07450
STEREO
BIEM/STEMRA
Side 1

Below center-hole:
(062-07450 A)
(p) 1981 Original
Sound Recording
Made by EMI
Records Ltd

 

 Side Two:

Above center-hole:
LC 0542
1A 062-07450
STEREO
BIEM/STEMRA
Side 2

Below center-hole:
(062-07450 B)
(p) 1981 Original
Sound Recording
Made by EMI
Records Ltd

 Matrix code / run-out grooves  Side One:

Side One: 062-07450-A //47197-1-Y

 

 Side Two::

Side Two::062-07450-B //47198-1-Y

 

Music Genre:  NWOBHM / Heavy Metal 
Album 
Production information:

The album: "IRON MAIDEN - Killers Netherlands" was produced by: Martin Birch

Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Martin Birch, Nigel Hewitt

This album was recorded at: Battery Studios, London

Album cover design: Derek Riggs

Album cover photography: Robert Ellis

Record Company & Catalog number:  EMI 1A 062-07450
Record Format 12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  
Year & Country:  1981 Made in Netherlands for European Distribution

High Quality Photo of Album Front Cover  "IRON MAIDEN Killers (EU)"

 
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Album Back Cover  Photo of "IRON MAIDEN Killers (EU)"

 
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Enlarged & Zoomed photo of "IRON MAIDEN Killers (EU)" Record's Label

 
Photo of 12" LP Record Side One IRON MAIDEN Killers (EU)  Vinyl Record Store http://vinyls.altervista.org//  

Photo of "IRON MAIDEN Killers (EU)" 12" LP Record - Side One:

 
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Photo of "IRON MAIDEN Killers (EU)" 12" LP Record - Side Two:

 
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Note: the above pictures are photos of the actual album and allow you to judge the quality of cover. Slight differences in color may exist due to the use of the camera's flash. The quality of these images has been reduced in order to preserve network bandwidth, high quality images of these scans can be made available on request

Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: IRON MAIDEN Killers (EU)

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Clive Burr
  • Dave Murray
  • Paul Di'Anno
  • Steve Harris
  • Adrian Smith

Complete Track-listing of the album "IRON MAIDEN Killers (EU)"

The detailed tracklist of this record "IRON MAIDEN Killers (EU)" is:

    Track-listing Side One:
  1. The Ides Of March 1:48
  2. Wrathchild 2:54
  3. Murders In The Rue Morgue 4:14
  4. Another Life 3:22
  5. Genghis Khan 3:02
  6. Innocent Exile 3:50
    Track-listing Side Two:
  1. Killers 4:58
  2. Prodigal Son 6:06
  3. Purgatory 3:18
  4. Drifter 4:47

 

Album's Condition and Grading Details

Strict grading according to the Goldmine Grading for Vinyl records has been applied, this record has been carefully visually inspected to determine the grading.

Record/Vinyl:

EXCELLENT or EX or VG++ : minor scuffs which are only slightly visible. There may be more than a few scuffs and no visible scratches

Album Cover:

EXCELLENT or EX or VG++ : Artwork is still as close to perfect as can be. Light impression to the cover Some slight creases to the corners, but not wrinkled and obtrusive to the eye. This album cover has NO seam-splits, ring-wear, stickers, cut-outs, or writing on the cover.

 

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