Metallica ‎– Ride The Lightning

Music For Nations ‎– CD MFN 27, Music For Nations ‎– CDMFN 27
CD, Album, Reissue

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1 Fight Fire With Fire 4:44
2 Ride The Lightning 6:36
3 For Whom The Bell Tolls 5:10
4 Fade To Black 6:56
5 Trapped Under Ice 4:03
6 Escape 4:23
7 Creeping Death 6:36
8 The Call Of Ktulu
Bass [Lead] – Cliff Burton

Companies, etc.



Repress with barcode. - Made in France / Printed in England.

Track 3 is listed in the booklet as "For Whom The Bell Tolls" and on the back of the booklet and the back cover as "For Whom The Bells Toll".

Recorded and mixed at Sweet Silence Studios, Copenhagen, Denmark during spring 1984.
Mastered at C.B.S. London.

Looks 100% Identical to the French pressing Metallica - Ride The Lightning. Also has 'Made in France' on the CD, but has 'Printed in England' on the back underneath the barcode (and not 'Made in France', unlike the other release)

The catalogue number is listed as CD MFN 27 on the spines, back and booklet, and CDMFN 27 on the disc.

On the disc face:
Made in France by MPO
Published by Take Out Music
℗ 1984 Music For Nations Ltd

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 016583 102722
  • Matrix / Runout: CD MFN 27 MP0 01

Other Versions (5 of 330) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
MRI 769 Metallica Ride The Lightning(LP, Album) Megaforce Records MRI 769 US 1984 Sell This Version
T-169 Metallica Ride The Lightning(Cass, Album, Unofficial) Tango Music T-169 Poland Unknown Sell This Version
838 140-2 Metallica Ride The Lightning(CD, Album, RE, Unofficial) Vertigo (3), Phonogram (2) 838 140-2 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
none Metallica Ride The Lightning(Cass, Album, Unofficial) Not On Label (Metallica) none Bulgaria Unknown Sell This Version
BLCKND004R-1 Metallica Ride The Lightning(LP, Album, RE, RM) Blackened Recordings BLCKND004R-1 US 2016 Sell This Version