Mercyful Fate ‎– The Beginning

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Roadracer Records ‎– RR 9603
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Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Remastered
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A1 Doomed By The Living Dead
Written-By – Hank Shermann, King Diamond (2)
5:07
A2 A Corpse Without Soul
Written-By – Hank Shermann, King Diamond (2)
6:52
A3 Nuns Have No Fun
Written-By – Hank Shermann, King Diamond (2), Michael Denner
4:17
A4 Devil Eyes
Written-By – Hank Shermann, King Diamond (2)
5:48
B1 Curse Of The Pharaohs
Written-By – Hank Shermann, King Diamond (2)
3:50
B2 Evil
Written-By – Hank Shermann, King Diamond (2)
4:01
B3 Satan's Fall
Written-By – Hank Shermann, King Diamond (2)
10:28
B4 Black Masses
Engineer – Jacob J. Jørgensen*Producer – Henrik LundWritten-By – Hank Shermann, King Diamond (2)
4:30

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Featuring The Band's Official Pre- "Melissa" Recordings
- The Legendary "Rave-On" Sessions Fully Re-Mastered
- The BBC "Friday Rock Show" Sessions
- The Bonus Track "Black Masses" From The "Melissa" Sessions, Never Before Released On LP

(p) Roadrunner Productions B.V. Track A1, A1, A3, A4, B4,
(p) BBC Enterprises Ltd. Track B1, B2, B3
© Roadrunner Productions B.V.
Track B1, B2, B3 Released by courtesy of BBC Enterprises Ltd.

This album is the definitive collector's addition to the Mercyful Fate catalogue, featuring the band's official pre-"Melissa" recordings p The legendary "Rave-On" sessions (Fully Remastered) - The BBC "Friday Rock Show" sessions, + the Bonus-track "Black Masses" from the "Melissa" sessions, never before released on LP.

On label: All songs published by Roadblock Music (ASCAP)
On Sleeve:All songs published by Roadster Music.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 16861-9603-1 5
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): RR9603 A-RE S - 18444 RE 1-1 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): RR9603 A-RE S - 18445 RE 1-1 B
  • Label Code: LC 9321
  • Rights Society: ASCAP

Other Versions (5 of 35) 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

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