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Metallica RIDE THE LIGHTNING Vinyl Record

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Metallica RIDE THE LIGHTNING Vinyl Record
Deluxe box including four vinyl LPs, five CDs, A DVD, 64 page book, a Metallica patch and more. Digitally remastered edition of the second studio album by Metallica, originally released in 1984. The album was recorded in three weeks with producer Flemming Rasmussen at the Sweet Silence Studios in Copenhagen, Denmark. The artwork, based on a concept by the band, depicts an electric chair in the midst of a thunderstorm. The title was taken from a passage in Stephen King's novel The Stand. Although rooted in the thrash metal genre, the album showcased the band's musical maturity and lyrical sophistication. This was partly because bassist Cliff Burton introduced the basics of music theory to the rest of the band and had more input in the songwriting. Instead of relying strictly on fast tempos as on Kill 'Em All, Metallica broadened its approach by employing acoustic guitars, extended instrumentals, and more complex harmonies.

Track List
[Disc 1]
  1. Fight Fire With Fire (2016 Remastered)
  2. Ride The Lightning (2016 Remastered)
  3. For Whom The Bells Tolls (2016 Remastered)
  4. Fade To Black (2016 Remastered)
  5. Trapped Under Ice (2016 Remastered)
  6. Escape (2016 Remastered)
  7. Creeping Death (2016 Remastered)
  8. The Call Of Ktulu (2016 Remastered)
[Disc 2]
  1. Metal Forces Interview with Lars, November 1984
  2. WUSC Cleveland Radio Interview with Cliff & Kirk, February 1985
  3. Metal Madness Interview with Lars, March 1985
[Disc 3]
  1. Ride The Lightning (Studio Demo)
  2. When Hell Freezes Over (Studio Demo)
  3. Creeping Death (Studio Demo)
  4. Fight Fire With Fire (Studio Demo)
  5. Ride The Lightning (Garage Demo)
  6. When Hell Freezes Over (Garage Demo)
  7. Fight Fire With Fire (Garage Demo)
  8. Ride The Lightning (Boom Box Demo)
  9. Blitzkrieg (Rhythm Track Rough Mix)
  10. Am I Evil (Rhythm Track Rough Mix)
[Disc 4]
  1. Fight Fire With Fire (Live at Kabuki Theatre, San Francisco, CA - 03/15/85)
  2. Ride The Lightning (Live at Kabuki Theatre, San Francisco, CA - 03/15/85)
  3. Phantom Lord (Live at Kabuki Theatre, San Francisco, CA - 03/15/85)
  4. The Four Horsemen (Live at Kabuki Theatre, San Francisco, CA - 03/15/85)
  5. (Anesthesia) - Pulling Teeth [Live at Kabuki Theatre, San Francisco, CA - 03/15/85]
  6. For Whom The Bell Tolls (Live at Kabuki Theatre, San Francisco, CA - 03/15/85)
  7. No Remorse (Live at Kabuki Theatre, San Francisco, CA - 03/15/85)
  8. Fade To Black (Live at Kabuki Theatre, San Francisco, CA - 03/15/85)
  9. Creeping Death (Live at Kabuki Theatre, San Francisco, CA - 03/15/85)
  10. Guitar Solo (Live at Kabuki Theatre, San Francisco, CA - 03/15/85)
  11. Am I Evil? (Live at Kabuki Theatre, San Francisco, CA - 03/15/85)
  12. Motorbreath (Live at Kabuki Theatre, San Francisco, CA - 03/15/85)
[Disc 5]
  1. Phantom Lord (Live At The Lyceum Theatre, London, UK - 12/20/84)
  2. The Four Horsemen (Live At The Lyceum Theatre, London, UK - 12/20/84)
  3. (Anesthesia) - Pulling Teeth [Live At The Lyceum Theatre, London, UK - 12/20/84]
  4. For Whom The Bell Tolls (Live At The Lyceum Theatre, London, UK - 12/20/84)
  5. No Remorse (Live At The Lyceum Theatre, London, UK - 12/20/84)
  6. The Call Of Ktulu (Live At The Lyceum Theatre, London, UK - 12/20/84)
  7. Seek & Destroy (Live At The Lyceum Theatre, London, UK - 12/20/84)
  8. Whiplash (Live At The Lyceum Theatre, London, UK - 12/20/84)
  9. Creeping Death (Live At The Lyceum Theatre, London, UK - 12/20/84)
  10. Guitar Solo (Live At The Lyceum Theatre, London, UK - 12/20/84)
  11. Metal Militia (Live At The Lyceum Theatre, London, UK - 12/20/84)
[Disc 6]
  1. Creeping Death (Live At Castle Donington, UK - 8/17/85)
  2. Ride The Lightning (Live At Castle Donington, UK - 8/17/85)
  3. For Whom The Bell Tolls (Live At Castle Donington, UK - 8/17/85)
  4. The Four Horsemen (Live At Castle Donington, UK - 8/17/85)
  5. Fade To Black (Live At Castle Donington, UK - 8/17/85)
  6. Seek & Destroy (Live At Castle Donington, UK - 8/17/85)
  7. Whiplash (Live At Castle Donington, UK - 8/17/85)
  8. Motorbreath (Live At Castle Donington, UK - 8/17/85)
[Disc 7]
  1. Fight Fire With Fire (2016 Remastered)
  2. Ride The Lightning (2016 Remastered)
  3. For Whom The Bell Tolls (2016 Remastered)
  4. Fade To Black (2016 Remastered)
  5. Trapped Under Ice (2016 Remastered)
  6. Escape (2016 Remastered)
  7. Creeping Death (2016 Remastered)
  8. The Call of Ktulu (2016 Remastered)
[Disc 8]
  1. The Ecstasy of Gold (Live at The Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA - 3/10/85)
  2. Fight Fire With Fire (Live at The Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA - 3/10/85)
  3. Ride The Lightning (Live at The Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA - 3/10/85)
  4. Phantom Lord (Live at The Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA - 3/10/85)
  5. (Anesthesia) - Pulling Teeth [Live at The Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA - 3/10/85]
  6. For Whom The Bell Tolls (Live at The Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA - 3/10/85)
  7. No Remorse (Live at The Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA - 3/10/85)
[Disc 9]
  1. Fade To Black (Live at The Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA - 3/10/85)
  2. Seek & Destroy (Live at The Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA - 3/10/85)
  3. Creeping Death (Live at The Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA - 3/10/85)
  4. Am I Evil (Live at The Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA - 3/10/85)
  5. Motorbreath (Live at The Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, CA - 3/10/85)
[Disc 10]
  1. Creeping Death
  2. Am I Evil
  3. Blitzkrieg
[Disc 11]
  1. Intro TBD
  2. Creeping Death
  3. Disposable Heroes
  4. No Remorse
  5. Bass Solo
  6. For Whom The Bell Tolls
  7. Four Horsemen
  8. Fade To Black
  9. Seek And Destroy
  10. Whiplash
  11. Creeping Death
  12. Ride The Lightning
  13. For Whom The Bell Tolls
  14. James Lars Interview
  15. TV Interview
  16. Dialog Narator
  17. Lars Speaking Danish
  18. Excert From 30 Minute Show
  19. Lars Speaking Danish
  20. Excert From 30 Minute Show
  21. TV Spot Interview


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