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|A1||–Sammy Hagar||Heavy Metal
Bass – Bill ChurchDrums – David LauserEngineer – Ian TaylorLead Guitar – Gary PihlLead Vocals, Guitar – Sammy HagarProducer – Roy Thomas BakerWritten By – Sammy Hagar, Jim PeterikWritten-By – Jim Peterik, Sammy Hagar
Engineer – Ian TaylorProducer – Roy Thomas BakerWritten-By – Jerry Riggs
|A3||–Devo||Working In The Coal Mine
Engineer – Michael BoshearsProducer – DevoWritten-By – Allen Toussaint
|A4||–Blue Oyster Cult*||Veteran Of The Psychic Wars
Producer, Engineer – Martin BirchWritten By – Eric Bloom, Michael MoorcockWritten-By – Eric Bloom, Michael Moorcock
|B1||–Cheap Trick||Reach Out
Engineer – Ian TaylorProducer – Roy Thomas BakerWritten By – Robert James, Pete ComitaWritten-By – Pete Comita*, Robert James (2)
|B2||–Don Felder||Heavy Metal (Takin' A Ride)
Backing Vocals – Don Henley, Timothy B. SchmitBass – David White (7)Drums – Claude PepperEngineer – Joel W. Moss*Engineer [Assistant] – Bruce Hensal, Matt ForgerLead Vocals, Guitar – Don FelderPercussion – Paulinho DaCosta*Synthesizer – Ian UnderwoodWritten-By, Producer – Don Felder
|B3||–Donald Fagen||True Companion
Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar – Steve KhanBacking Vocals – Donald Fagen, Zack Sanders*Bass – Will LeeComposed By, Arranged By – Donald FagenElectric Piano [Rhodes Piano] – Don GrolnickEngineer – Elliot ScheinerLead Vocals, Kalimba – Donald FagenPercussion – Crusher Bennett*Producer – Donald Fagen, Elliot ScheinerSynthesizer – Donald Fagen, Ed Walsh
|B4||–Nazareth (2)||Crazy? (A Suitable Case For A Treatment)
Engineer – Callum Macolm*Producer – John PunterWritten By – McCafferty, Agnew, Charlton, SweetWritten-By – McCafferty*, Sweet*, Agnew*, Charlton*
Engineer – Ian TaylorProducer – Roy Thomas BakerWritten By – Jerry Riggs, Marc JordanWritten-By – Jerry Riggs, Marc Jordan
Drums – Steve Smith (5)Engineer – Mike StoneKeyboards – Jonathan CainLead Guitar – Neal SchonLead Vocals – Steve PerryProducer – Kevin Elson, Mike StoneWritten By – Steve Perry/Jonathan CainWritten-By – Jonathan Cain, Steve Perry
|C3||–Grand Funk Railroad||Queen Bee
Engineer – Jim Scheffler, Thom PanunzioEngineer [2nd] – Bobby Gerber, Stuart FurushoMixed By – Jim SchefflerProducer – Bob Destocki, Thom PanunzioWritten-By – Mark Farner
|C4||–Cheap Trick||I Must Be Dreamin'
Engineer – Ian TaylorProducer – Roy Thomas BakerWritten-By – Rick Nielsen
|D1||–Black Sabbath||The Mob Rules
Producer, Engineer – Martin BirchWritten By – Terence Butler, Ronnie James Dio, Anthony IommiWritten-By – Terence Butler*, Ronnie James Dio, Anthony Iommi*
|D2||–Don Felder||All Of You
Backing Vocals – Mickey Thomas, Ricky "Goona" Washington*Bass – Abraham LaborielDrums – Mike BairdElectric Piano, Organ – Paul Harris (2)Engineer – Joel W. Moss*Engineer [Assistant] – Bruce Hensal, Matt ForgerLead Guitar, Vocals – Don FelderPercussion – Paulinho DaCosta*Synthesizer – Alby Galuten*Written-By, Producer – Don Felder
Engineer – Steve Parker (2)Producer – Trust (2)Written By – Bernard Bonvoisin, Norbert Krief, Jimmy PurseyWritten-By – Bernard Bonvoisin*, Norbert KriefWritten-By [English Version] – Jimmy Pursey
|D4||–Stevie Nicks||Blue Lamp
Bass – John SeiglerDrums – Andy NewmarkEngineer – Shelley Yakus*Guitar – Davey JohnstonePiano – David AdelsteinProducer – Jimmy IovineWritten-By – Stevie Nicks
- Art Direction [Album] – Jeff Adamoff
- Compiled By [Album] – Bob Destocki, Howard Kaufman, Irving Azoff
- Executive Producer [Album] – Irving Azoff
- Executive Producer [Heavy Metal] – Leonard Mogel
- Film Director – Gerald Potterton
- Illustration [Back Cover Illustration] – Richard Corben
- Illustration [Front Cover Illustration] – Chris Achilleos
- Management [Album Business Affairs] – Bobi Fletcher, Emily Shenkin, Howard Kaufman, Ken Kraus, Michael Rosenfeld
- Management [Album Creative Services] – Larry Solters
- Mastered By [Album] – Bernie Grundman
- Producer [Heavy Metal] – Ivan Reitman
- Producer [Production Assistant] – Cori Glazer, Laurie Gorman, Nina Avramides, Pam Byers, Shirley Klein
- Script By [Heavy Metal Screenplay] – Dan Goldberg (4), Len Blum
- Technician [Album Assembled For Mastering By] – Bob Destocki, Jim Scheffler
Side One is backed with Side Four; Side Two is backed with Side 3.
Track B4 written as 'Crazy? (A Suitable Case For A Treatment)' on the jacket and sleeve and 'Crazy' on the label.
Columbia Pictures Presents an Ivan Reitmen—Leonard Mogel Production: Heavy Metal.
The trademark "Heavy Metal" is owned by National Lampoon, Inc.
Stereo. Printed in Canada.
©1981 The Guardian Trust Company, in trust.
℗1981 Elektra/Asylum Records.
WEA Music of Canada, Ltd., a division of Warner Communications, Inc.
Back cover illustration ©1981 Corben.
Album mastered at A&M Recording Studios.
Pressed at The Lacquer Channel, Toronto.
Track A1 recorded at Cherokee Recording Studios. ℗1981 The David Geffen Company. Sammy Hagar appears courtesy of Geffen Records. Published by The Nine Music/Easy Action Music/Warner Bros. Music Corp., ASCAP.
Track A2 recorded at Cherokee Recording Studios. Published by Mr. Sunshine Music, Inc., BMI.
Track A3 recorded at Cherokee Recording Studios. Devo appears courtesy of Warner Bros. Records Inc. Published by Marsaint Music, Inc. c/o Warner/Tamerlane Publishing Corp. BMI.
Track A4 recorded at Kingdom Sounds, Long Island, N.Y. ℗1981 Columbia Records. Blue Oyster Cult appears courtesy of Columbia Records. Published by B.O'Cult Songs, ASCAP.
Track B1 recorded at Cherokee Recording Studios. ℗1981 Epic Records. Cheap Trick appears courtesy of Epic Records. Published by Adult Music, BMI.
Track B2 recorded at Westlake Audio. Remix at Criteria Recording Studio, Miami. Paulinho DaCosta appears courtesy of Pablo Records. Published by Finger's Music, ASCAP.
Track B3 recorded at Automated Sound Studios, N.Y.C. Donald Fagen appears courtesy of Warner Bros. Records, Inc. Steve Khan appears courtesy of Arista Records. Published by Freejunket Music, ASCAP.
Track B4 recorded at Castle Sound Studio, Pencaitland, Scotland. Nazareth appears courtesy of A&M Records, Inc. Published by Panache Music, Inc.
Track C1 recorded at Cherokee Recording Studios. Published by Mr. Sunshine Music Inc., BMI.
Track C2 recorded at Fantasy Recording Studios, Berkeley, CA. ℗1981 Columbia Records. Published by WeedHigh/Nightmare Music, BMI.
Track C3 recorded at A Square Studio, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Mixed at Studio 55. Published by Cram Renraff Co., BMI.
Track C4 recorded at Cherokee Recording Studios. ℗1981 Epic Records. Cheap Trick apears courtesy of Epic Records. Published by April Music, BMI.
Track D1 recorded at Can-Am Recording Studios. Black Sabbath appears courtesy of Warner Bros. Records Inc. Published by TRO-Essex Music International, Inc. ASCAP/Muggins Music Inc. BMI admin. by Carbert Music Inc.
Track D2 recorded at Westlake Audio, L.A. and Criteria Recording Studios, Miami. Paulinho DaCosta appears courtesy of Pablo Records. Published by Fingers Music, ASCAP.
Track D3 recorded at Studio Pathe Marconi, EMI-Paris. ℗1981 CBS Disques. Trust appears courtesy of CBS Records. Published by April Music Inc.
Track D4 recorded at Power Station, N.Y. Re-mixed at Goodnight L.A. Stevie Nicks appears courtesy of Modern Records. Published by Welsh Witch Music, BMI.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Side One label): DP-90004-A
- Matrix / Runout (Side Two label): DP-90004-B
- Matrix / Runout (Side Three label): DP-90004-C
- Matrix / Runout (Side Four label): DP-90004-D
- Matrix / Runout (Side One runouts): DP-90004-A-1 #2 K.E.Y. TLC.T.
- Matrix / Runout (Side Two runouts): DP-90004-B-1 #3 K.E.Y. TLC.T.
- Matrix / Runout (Side Three runouts): DP.900004.C.#2 TLC-T JC.
- Matrix / Runout (Side Four runouts): DP-90004-D. #3 K.E.G. TLC.T.
Other Versions (5 of 24) View All
|EPC 88558||Various||Heavy Metal - Music From The Motion Picture (2xLP, Gat)||Epic||EPC 88558||UK||1981||Sell This Version|
|DP 90004||Various||Heavy Metal - Music From The Motion Picture (2xLP, Album, Comp)||Asylum Records, Full Moon||DP 90004||US||1981||Sell This Version|
|AGP 109/110||Various||Heavy Metal - Music From The Motion Picture (2xLP, Gat)||Epic||AGP 109/110||South Africa||1981||Sell This Version|
|COL 486749 2||Various||Heavy Metal (CD, Comp)||Columbia||COL 486749 2||Austria||Unknown||Sell This Version|
|EPC 88558||Various||Heavy Metal - Music From The Motion Picture (2xLP, Comp, Gat)||Epic||EPC 88558||France||1981||Sell This Version|