back Rubaiyat: Elektra's 40th Anniversary

Release Info
Release Date: September 24, 1990

When Elektra's 40th anniversary came up, the label put together a compilation featuring their current roster covering songs that had been released by Elektra during that 40-year period. In addition to covers by The Cure and They Might Be Giants, Metallica contributed their cover of Queen's "Stone Cold Crazy."


Metallica Content Includes:

Song Written By  
Stone Cold Crazy Mercury/May/Taylor/Deacon AudioDownload

James Hetfield - Guitar, Vocals
Lars Ulrich - Drums
Kirk Hammett - Guitar
Jason Newsted - Bass

Kind of Produced by Metallica
Engineer: Toby Wright
Recorded at Fantasy Studios in Berkeley, CA in 1990
Mastered by Greg Calbi

Compilation Concept: Bob Krasnow
Executive Producer: Lenny Kaye
Creative Direction: David Bither
Cover Art: Doug & Mike Starn
Design: Pat Gorman & Frank Olinsky

© 1990 Elektra Entertainment