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Morbid Tales

TypeEP
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GenresThrash Metal, Death Metal, Black Metal
LabelsNoise Records
Running time32:58
Ranked#17 for 1984 , #1,849 all-time (Top 51.3%)
Reviews :  0
Comments :  10
Total votes :  10
Rating :  85.8 / 100
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Track listing (Songs)

TitleRatingVotes
1.Into the Crypts of Rays4:20-0
2.Visions of Mortality4:48-0
3.Procreation (of the Wicked)4:05-0
4.Return to the Eve4:08-0
5.Danse Macabre3:52-0
6.Nocturnal Fear3:38-0

Line-up (members)

  • Tom G. Warrior : Vocals, Guitars, Effects
  • Martin E. Ain : Bass, Additional Vocals, Bass Effects

Guest / session / additional musicians

  • Stephen Priestly : Drums, Percussion
  • Oswald Spengler : Violin (Tracks 7, 8)
  • Hertha Ohling : Additional Vocals (Track 6)
  • Horst Müller : Additional Vocals (Tracks 3, 5, 7)

Production staff / artist

  • Urs Sprenger : Artwork, Back Cover, Typography
  • Walter Schmid : Re-mastering
  • Burzelbar Martin Kyburz : Photography
  • "Mad" Horst Müller : Producer, Mixing, Engineering, Mastering, Arrangements (Track 7)
  • Tom G. Warrior : Producer, Engineering, Cover Art
  • Martin E. Ain : Producer, Engineering, Cover Design
  • Karl-U. Walterbach : Executive Producer
Recorded and mixed at Caet Studio, Berlin, Germany, October 8-15, 1984.
Mastered at Studio-Nord-Bremen (SNB), Germany.

German pressing featured the heptagram in red with full poster with lyrics to "Morbid Tales". First pressings had a sticker that stated "Ex-Hellhammer members, limited black vinyl, includes poster" while subsequent issues had it printed on the cover in silver. Noise also pressed a picture disc of this album that dates from 1985 in a limited run of 200 copies .

Original CD release included the Emperor's Return EP.
This edition cat. nr. NCD 003

The 1998 US digipak version also included Hellhammer - Apocalyptic Raids EP.

Comments

level   (95/100)
그렇다. 이것은 진짜다.
level   (90/100)
草創期メタルの動きの始まりになった記念碑的なアルバム。音楽性も揃っている。
level   (80/100)
익스트림메탈 뿌리의 앨범이라 봐도 무방할듯싶다.
level   (85/100)
역사적, 자료적 가치가 크면서도 음악적 가치가 굉장히 크다
level   (85/100)
고전
level   (80/100)
sľubný začiatok
level   (92/100)
스피드 메탈 위주의 작곡에서 벗어나 익스트림의 포문을 연 바로 그 앨범.
level   (80/100)
스래쉬메탈의 다른방향을 제시. 많은 영향을 줬던 앨범이다.
level   (90/100)
스래쉬의 끝없는 진화. 익스트림 메탈 태동을 알리는 과도기적 앨범
level   (84/100)
Climatic album one of the best

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preview 3,522Studio 64.7 91
preview 1,862Studio 87.3 70
preview 2,286Studio 84.1 90
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