‘Master of Puppets’ by Metallica released today stays a musical landmark (1986)
Metallica’s ‘Master of Puppets’ is their third studio (six times platinum) album produced by Flemming Rasmussen and released on March 3, 1986 by Elektra Records.
Track Listing : 1.Battery (James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich) – 05:12 . 2.Master Of Puppets (James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Cliff Burton, Kirk Hammett) – 08:36 . 3.The Thing That Should Not Be (James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett) – 06:37 . 4.Welcome Home (Sanitarium) (James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett) – 06:27 . 5.Disposable Heroes (James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett) – 08:17 . 6.Leper Messiah (James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich) – 05:40 . 7.Orion (James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Burton) – 08:28 . 8.Damage, Inc. (James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Burton, Kirk Hammett) – 05:29
Musicians : Metallica – Band . James Hetfield – Lead Vocals, Rhythm Guitar, Co-Lead Guitar On (2 – 7) . Kirk Hammett – Lead Guitar . Cliff Burton – Bass, Backing Vocals . Lars Ulrich – Drums
Production : Produced By Metallica, Flemming Rasmussen . Andy Wroblewski – Assistant Engineer . Michael Wagener – Mixing . Mark Wilzcak – Assistant Mixing
Package : Metallica – Cover Concept . Peter Mensch – Cover Concept . Don Brautigam – Illustration . Ross Halfin – Photography . Rich Likong – Photography . Rob Ellsi – Photography
Recorded September 1–December 27, 1985 At Sweet Silence Studios In Copenhagen, Denmark.
Released On March 3, 1986 By Elektra.