Mercyful Fate ‎– The Beginning

Metal Blade Records ‎– 3984-25075-1
Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Limited Edition, Picture Disc, Reissue, Remastered


''Rave-On'' Sessions
A1 Doomed By The Living Dead 5:07
A2 A Corpse Without Soul 6:52
A3 Nuns Have No Fun 4:17
A4 Devil Eyes 5:48
BBC ''Friday Rock Show'' Sessions
B1 Curse Of The Pharaohs 3:50
B2 Evil 4:01
B3 Satan's Fall 10:28
''Melissa'' Sessions
B4 Black Masses 4:30

Companies, etc.



Limited to 2000 copies.
180g vinyl.
Sticker: ''Collector's edition Picture disc series 3984-25075-1 0 39842 50751 4 Strictly limited to 2000 copies.''

Lacquer cut taken from the Matrix / Runout area.

Track A1 to A4: Fully remastered.
Track B1 to B3: Released by courstesy of BBC Enterprices ltd.
Track B4: Never before released on LP.

© 2018 ℗ 1987 Metal Blade Records Inc.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 39842 50751 4
  • Barcode (Scanned): 039842507514
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout etched,47145 stamped): MB 25075-1 A KR SST -47145-
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout etched,47145 stamped): MB 25075-1 B KR SST -47145-

Other Versions (5 of 37) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
RR 9603 Mercyful Fate The Beginning(LP, Comp) Roadrunner Records RR 9603 Netherlands 1987 Sell This Version
CLAS 0088 Mercyful Fate The Beginning(Cass, Comp) Metal Mind Records CLAS 0088 Poland 1998 Sell This Version
RR 8771-2 Mercyful Fate The Beginning(CD, Comp, RE, RM) Roadrunner Records RR 8771-2 USA & Canada 1997 Sell This Version
BRC-2001 Mercyful Fate The Beginning(LP, Comp) Banzai Records BRC-2001 Canada 1987 Sell This Version
MG 0239 Mercyful Fate The Beginning(Cass, Comp, Unofficial) MG Records (2) MG 0239 Poland 1991 Sell This Version