Various ‎– Metal Massacre

Metal Blade Records ‎– MBR 1001
Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Reissue

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A1 Black N Blue* Chains Around Heaven
Bass Guitar – Patrick YoungDrums – Pete HolmesEngineer – Mike Moore (2)Guitar – Jeff Warner, Tommy ThayerVocals – Jaime St. James
A2 Bitch (2) Live For The Whip
Bass – Richard ZusmanDrums – Robby SettlesEngineer – Joe BorjaGuitar – David CarruthLead Vocals – Betsy*
A3 Malice (2) Captive Of Light
Bass – Mark BehnDrums – Pete LaufmanEngineer – Bob Stoutenburg*Guitar – Jay Reynolds (2), Mick ZaneVocals – James Neal
A4 Avatar (12) Octave
Bass – Diane KornarensDrums – Marc MorenoEngineer – Gary DulacGuitar – Anthony Kornarens, Darren Mann
B1 Cirith Ungol Death Of The Sun
Bass – Michael FlintDrums – Robert Garvin*Engineer – Tim NelsonGuitar – Jerry FogleVocals – Tim Baker (2)
B2 Demon Flight Dead Of The Night
Drums – Francis White (2)Engineer – Joe BorjaGuitar – H. Michael OsunaVocals, Bass – Rick Gerard
B3 Pandemonium (6) Fighting Backwards
Bass, Vocals – Eric ReschDrums – Kevin Fitzgerald (2)Lead Guitar – David ReschLead Vocals – Chris Resch
B4 Malice (2) Kick You Down
B5 Metallica Hit The Lights
Bass – Ron McGovneyDrums – Lars UlrichGuitar – Dave MustaineVocals – James Hetfield

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The 3rd US pressing has the black skull front cover like the 1st press with metal blade and marketed by Enigma added to the back cover. The labels have the normal Metal Blade logo and the Ratt and Steeler songs were removed and the Black and Blue song included. "The New Heavy Metal Revue" was Brian Slagels', Metal Blades founders fanzine. This comp also marks Metallicas first appearance on vinyl.

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
MBR 1001 Various Metal Massacre(LP, Comp) Metal Blade Records MBR 1001 US 1982 Sell This Version
MBR 1001 Various Metal Massacre(LP, Comp) Metalworks Records MBR 1001 US 1982 Sell This Version
3984-14041-2 Various Metal Massacre(CD, Comp, RE, RM) Metal Blade Records 3984-14041-2 US 1994 Sell This Version
OXX 1575-1 Various Metal Massacre(CD, Comp, RE) Paradoxx Music OXX 1575-1 Brazil Unknown Sell This Version
MW 6363 Various Metal Massacre(LP, Comp) Metalworks Records MW 6363 Canada 1982 Sell This Version