Mercyful Fate (EP)
Get Mercyful Fate EP essential facts below. View Videos or join the Mercyful Fate EP discussion. Add Mercyful Fate EP to your PopFlock.com topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.
Mercyful Fate EP
Mercyful Fate
MercyfulFate-MercyfulFate.jpg
EP by
Released25 September 1982
RecordedSeptember 1982
GenreHeavy metal, Speed metal, Black metal
Length22:04
LabelRave-On Records
ProducerJac Hustinx
Mercyful Fate chronology
Mercyful Fate
(1982)
Melissa
(1983)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3/5 stars[1]
Sputnikmusic4.5/5[2]

Mercyful Fate is the first official release of Danish heavy metal band Mercyful Fate.[3] It is also known as Nuns Have No Fun, the "first album" or the "EP". It is a four track, 45rpm effort and was recorded and mixed at Stone Studio in Roosendaal, Netherlands, in two days in September 1982 and released on the independent label Rave-On Records as RMLP-002. The album was produced and mixed by Jac Hustinx and engineered by Willem Steetjes. The cover is drawn by Ole Poulsen. The album in its entirety was later re-issued in 1987 as part of The Beginning compilation.

There are three pressings:

  • First pressing is white bordered.
  • Second pressing is black bordered.
  • Third pressing is black bordered but distributed by Bertus Holland.

Track listing

Side A
  1. "A Corpse Without Soul" (Hank Shermann, King Diamond) - 6:53
  2. "Nuns Have No Fun" (Shermann, Michael Denner, Diamond) - 4:17
Side B
  1. "Doomed by the Living Dead" (Shermann, Diamond) - 5:06
  2. "Devil Eyes" (Shermann, Diamond) - 5:48

Credits

References

  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Mercyful Fate - Mercyful Fate EP review". AllMusic. All Media Network. Retrieved .
  2. ^ Nash, J. "Mercyful Fate - Mercyful Fate". Sputnikmusic. Retrieved .
  3. ^ "Masters of the macabre Music, Myths & Legends By Martin Vengadesan". Ecentral.my. 2005-06-26. Retrieved .

  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

Mercyful_Fate_(EP)
 



 



 
Music Scenes