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Collectors information & Description: 

This album includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, complete lyrics of all songs by Slayer and photos of the Slayer-band.

"Hell Awaits" is the second studio album by the American thrash metal band Slayer, released through Metal Blade Records in 1985. The band's previous release, "Show No Mercy", became Metal Blade Records' highest selling release; as a result, producer Brian Slagel desired to release a second Slayer album. To that end, Slagel financed a recording budget (Show No Mercy was paid for by band members) and recruited several experienced producers to help in the studio.

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Music Genre:  Thrash Metal, Heavy Metal 
Production information:

The album: "SLAYER HELL AWAITS" was produced by: Brian Slagel and Slayer

Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Ron Fair

Assistant engineered by Carolyn Collins

This album was recorded at: Eldorado Studios, Hollywood, USA

Album cover design: Albert Cuell

Album cover photography: Lowell Ketz

Record Label:  Roadrunner RR 9795  
Record Format 12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  
Year & Country  1985 Made in Netherlands  

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Inner Sleeve   of "SLAYER HELL AWAITS" Album

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Photo of "SLAYER HELL AWAITS" 12" LP Record - Side One:

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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: SLAYER HELL AWAITS

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Tom Araya - Bass, Vocals
  • Jeff Hanneman - Lead Guitar
  • Kerry King - Lead Guitar
  • Dave Lombardo - Drums

Complete Track-listing of the album "SLAYER HELL AWAITS"

The detailed tracklist of this record "SLAYER HELL AWAITS" is:

  1. Hell Awaits (Lyrics: King) (Music: Hanneman/King) 6:12
  2. Kill Again (Lyrics: King) (Music: Hanneman/King) 4:53
  3. At Dawn They Sleep (Lyrics: Araya/Hanneman/King)(Music: Hanneman) 6:16
  4. Praise of Death (Lyrics: Hanneman) (Music: King) 5:17
  5. Necrophiliac (Lyrics: Hanneman/King)(Music: Hanneman) 3:43
  6. Crypts of Eternity (Lyrics: Araya/Hanneman/King)(Music: Hanneman/King) 6:37
  7. Hardening of the Arteries (Lyrics & Music: Hanneman) 3:57

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.


NEAR MINT or NM, M- : this record appears virtually flawless A very minor scuff and very little else can appear on the vinyl

Album Cover:

EXCELLENT or EX or VG++ : Artwork is still as close to perfect as can be. Light impression to the cover

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