Samson (3) ‎– Head On

GEM (2) ‎– GEMLP 108
Vinyl, LP, Album

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A1 Hard Times 4:37
A2 Take It Like A Man 4:06
A3 Vice Versa 4:43
A4 Manwatcher 3:33
A5 Too Close To Rock 3:54
B1 Thunderburst
Written-By – Bruce*, Aylmer*, Samson*, Harris*, Thunderstick
B2 Hammerhead 3:37
B3 Hunted 2:57
B4 Take Me To Your Leader 3:44
B5 Walking Out On You 6:35

Companies, etc.



Additional ideas by Thunderstick. Paul Samson plays Picato strings. Thunderstick uses drum accessories from Chas. E. Foote.

Special thanks to our road crew...and of course Phil Neumann.

Issued with a 12" x 12" insert.

Some copies included free sew on patch

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, variant 1): GEM-LP-108-A-1 BERTIE BERTIE A2E RAYS
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, variant 1): GEM-LP-108-B-1 RAYS A10 .W. DONT BE A CARPET
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, etched, variant 2): GEM LP· 108-A-1 ·W· BERTIE BERTIE A2P RAYS
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, etched, variant 2): GEM LP 108· B1 RAYS A1W ·W· DON'T BE A CARPET
  • Price Code: FG
  • Other (RCA release catalog number): PL 43353
  • Other (Back cover, lower right): M68ORS
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, etched; variant 3): GEM LP . 108-A-1 W BERTIE BERTIE A2C RAYS
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, etched; variant 3): GEM LP 108 . B-1 RAYS A1J 'W' DONT BE A CARPET

Other Versions (5 of 23) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CMRCD189 Samson (3) Head On(CD, Album, RM) Castle Music, Sanctuary Records CMRCD189 UK 2001 Sell This Version
SLAMC16 Samson (3) Head On(Cass, Album) Grand Slamm Records SLAMC16 US 1990 Sell This Version
NR4526 Samson (3) Head On(CD, Album) Sanctuary Records NR4526 UK Unknown Sell This Version
WSBAC-0072 Samson (3) Head On(CD, Album, RE, RM) Wasabi Records (4) WSBAC-0072 Japan 2018 Sell This Version
RR 4037-C Samson (3) Head On(CD, Album, Unofficial) Repertoire Records (2) RR 4037-C Russia Unknown Sell This Version