Killers (“Made in Germany by EDC” edition)

~ Release by KISS (see all versions of this release, 19 available)

Annotation

Mastering SID Code: IFPI LV26
Mould SID Code: IFPI 0155

Annotation last modified on 2016-11-24 08:22 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 I’m a Legend Tonight
3:55
2 Down on Your Knees
3:27
3 Cold Gin
4 4:19
4 Love Gun
3:17
5 Shout It Out Loud
2:37
6 Sure Know Something
5 3:59
7 Nowhere to Run
5 4:31
8 Partners in Crime
3:45
9 Detroit Rock City
5 3:57
10 God of Thunder
4:12
11 I Was Made for Loving You
4:19
12 Rock & Roll All Night (live version)
5 3:58

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Gene Simmons (KISS bassist) (tracks 3, 12)
Paul Stanley (KISS frontman) (track 4)
bass guitar:
Gene Simmons (KISS bassist) (track 7)
bass guitar and guitars:
Paul Stanley (KISS frontman) (tracks 1–2, 8)
drums:
Eric Carr (KISS drummer) (tracks 1–2, 7–8)
Peter Criss (tracks 3, 12)
Anton Fig (track 6)
guitar:
Mikel Japp (track 2)
Paul Stanley (KISS frontman) (track 4)
electric guitar:
Ace Frehley (tracks 3, 12)
Paul Stanley (KISS frontman) (tracks 3, 12)
percussion:
Peter Criss (track 3)
guitars:
Bob Kulick (tracks 1–2, 7–8)
Paul Stanley (KISS frontman) (track 7)
additionally recorded by:
Dave Wittman (tracks 1–2, 7–8)
background vocals:
Eric Carr (KISS drummer) (tracks 1–2, 7)
Vini Poncia (track 6)
Gene Simmons (KISS bassist) (tracks 1–2, 7)
composer:
Ace Frehley (track 3)
Paul Stanley (KISS frontman) (tracks 4, 7, 10)
engineer:
Warren Dewey (track 3)
Corky Stasiak (track 4)
David Thoener (tracks 1–2, 7–8)
Eddie Kramer (tracks 4, 12)
lead vocals:
Gene Simmons (KISS bassist) (tracks 3, 5, 12)
Paul Stanley (KISS frontman) (tracks 1–2, 4–8)
lyricist:
Ace Frehley (track 3)
Paul Stanley (KISS frontman) (tracks 4, 7, 10)
mixer:
Eddie Kramer (track 12)
Jay Messina (track 6)
Dave Wittman (tracks 1–2, 7–8)
producer:
Michael James Jackson (tracks 1–2, 7–8)
KISS (US rock band) (track 4)
Kenny Kerner (track 3)
Vini Poncia (track 6)
Richie Wise (track 3)
Eddie Kramer (tracks 4, 12)
recorded by:
Jay Messina (track 6)
solo guitar:
Paul Stanley (KISS frontman) (track 6)
writer:
Bryan Adams (track 2)
Desmond Child (track 11)
Bob Ezrin (tracks 5, 9)
Mikel Japp (track 2)
Adam Mitchell (Scottish-Canadian songwriter) (tracks 1, 8)
Vini Poncia (tracks 6, 11)
Gene Simmons (KISS bassist) (tracks 5, 12)
Paul Stanley (KISS frontman) (tracks 1–2, 5–6, 8–9, 11–12)
recorded at:
KISS at Cleveland Music Hall (1975-06-21) (track 12)
KISS at Cobo Arena (1975-05-16) (track 12)
KISS at RKO Orpheum Theatre (1975-07-20) (show 2) (track 12)
KISS at RKO Orpheum Theatre (1975-07-20) (show 1) (track 12)
KISS at Wildwoods Convention Center (1975-07-23) (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
Mercury Records (Universal Music Group) (1975) (track 12)
publisher:
Ack Ack Music (track 8)
Café Americana Inc. ( – ????) (tracks 5, 9)
Café Americana Inc. (tracks 3, 10, 12)
Desmobile Inc. (track 11)
Intersong U.S.A. (tracks 5, 9)
KISS (publisher for the rock band KISS, formerly KISS Songs Inc.) ( – ????) (tracks 6, 11)
KISS (publisher for the rock band KISS, formerly KISS Songs Inc.) (tracks 1–2)
KISS Songs Inc. ( – ????) (tracks 3–5, 9–10, 12)
Mad Vincent Music ( – ????) (track 11)
Mad Vincent Music (track 6)
Testatyme Music (track 2)
Universal Music Publishing Group Japan (work publisher - do NOT use as a release label) (tracks 2, 6)
大洋音楽 (tracks 1–12)
株式会社ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (2017-04-01 –) (track 2)
mixed at:
recorded at:
The Record Plant (New York) in New York, New York, United States (track 4)
The Record Plant ((aka "Record Plant") Los Angeles) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (tracks 1–2, 7–8)
Cobo Arena in Detroit, Michigan, United States (1975-05-16) (track 12)
Music Hall in Cleveland, Ohio, United States (1975-06-21) (track 12)
Adler Theatre in Davenport, Iowa, United States (1975-07-20) (track 12)
Wildwoods Convention Center (original location) in Wildwood, New Jersey, United States (1975-07-23) (track 12)
written at:
compilation of:
Cold Gin (beg) by KISS (track 3)
Cold Gin (concl) by KISS (track 3)
edit of:
God of Thunder by KISS (track 10)
Love Gun (LP version) by KISS (track 4)
Rock and Roll All Nite (live, 1975) by KISS (track 12)
Shout It Out Loud by KISS (track 5)
edits:
Love Gun (single version) by KISS (track 4)
Nowhere to Run by KISS (track 7)
Rock and Roll All Nite (live, 1975 (LP edit)) by KISS (track 12)
Sure Know Something (single edit) by KISS (track 6)
remixes:
Love Gun (1988 remix) by KISS (track 4)
Partners in Crime (1992 remix) by KISS (track 8)
is based on:
Fire and Water (track 3)
later parody versions:
I Was Made for Loving You (parody by Кирилл Немоляев) (track 11)
Kiss Army (track 11)
Love & Kisses (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
らぶがん (track 4)
later translated versions:
悪い夢 (track 11)
輕鬆碰一碰 (track 11)
live recording of:
Rock and Roll All Nite (1975) (track 12)
recording of:
Cold Gin (track 3)
Detroit Rock City (track 9)
Down on Your Knees (track 2)
God of Thunder (track 10)
Love Gun (track 4)
Nowhere to Run (track 7)
Partners in Crime (track 8)
Shout It Out Loud (track 5)
version of:
God of Thunder (original demo version) (track 10)

Release

mastering: Brian Gardner (mastering engineer "Big Bass Brian")
photography: Barry Levine
copyrighted by: Aucoin Management, Inc. (1982)
phonographic copyright by: Casablanca Records, Inc. (holder of the original Casablanca imprint, 1973-1977) (1982)
mastered at: Allen Zentz Mastering in San Clemente, California, United States
ASIN: DE: B000005RY7 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/8570440 [info]
purchase for mail-order: http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/killers-kiss/66946 [info]