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Master of Puppets (Remastered Deluxe Box Set)

Released November 08, 2017

Released November 08, 2017

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LP 1: Master of Puppets Remastered
LP 2 & 3: LIVE AT THE ARAGON BALLROOM, CHICAGO, IL - MAY 25TH, 1986
CD 1: Master of Puppets Remastered
CD 2 & 3: METALLICA INTERVIEWS
CD 4: ROUGH MIXES FROM THE VAULT
CD 5 & 6: RIFFS, DEMOS & OUTTAKES FROM LARS' & JAMES' VAULTS
CD 7: LIVE AT THE MEADOWLANDS, EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - APRIL 21ST, 1986
CD 8: LIVE AT HAMPTON COLISEUM, HAMPTON, VA - AUGUST 3RD, 1986
CD 9: JASON'S AUDITION & LIVE AT THE COUNTRY CLUB, RESEDA, CA - NOVEMBER 8TH, 1986
CD 10: LIVE AT GRUGAHALLE, ESSEN, WEST GERMANY - JANUARY 25TH, 1987
CASSETTE: LIVE AT SOLNAHALLEN, STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - SEPTEMBER 26TH, 1986
DVD 1: LIVE & INTERVIEWS
DVD 2: LIVE & INTERVIEWS
Liner Notes

James Hetfield – Rhythm Guitar, Vocals
Lars Ulrich – Drums
Cliff Burton – Bass
Kirk Hammett – Lead Guitar

VINYL: MASTER OF PUPPETS (REMASTERED)
Mastered by Howie Weinberg and Gentry Studer at Howie Weinberg Mastering, Los Angeles, CA
Vinyl Masters by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering, Los Angeles, CA

VINYL: LIVE AT THE ARAGON BALLROOM, CHICAGO, IL - MAY 25TH, 1986
Recorded live at the Aragon Ballroom in Chicago, IL on May 25th, 1986

Mastered by Reuben Cohen at Lurssen Mastering, Los Angeles, CA
Vinyl Masters by Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering, Los Angeles, CA

CD: MASTER OF PUPPETS (REMASTERED)
Mastered by Howie Weinberg and Gentry Studer at Howie Weinberg Mastering, Los Angeles, CA

CD: METALLICA INTERVIEWS
Disc 1, Track 1 conducted by Bernard Doe on February 18th, 1986
Disc 1, Track 2 conducted by Harald Oimoen in February 1986
Disc 1, Track 3 conducted by Scott Heller on May 13th, 1986
Disc 2, Track 1 conducted by Mean Ed Green on April 19th, 1986
Disc 2, Track 2 conducted by Neil Perry on September 12th, 1986
Disc 2, Track 3 conducted by Pär Fontander. Aired on P3, Swedish National Radio Company on September 27th, 1986
Disc 2, Track 4 conducted by Pär Fontander. Aired on P3, Swedish National Radio Company on February 21st, 1987

Mastered by Reuben Cohen at Lurssen Mastering, Los Angeles, CA

CD: ROUGH MIXES FROM THE VAULT
All tracks recorded at Sweet Silence Studios, Copenhagen, Denmark
Track 1 rough mix by Flemming Rasmussen on October 19th, 1985
Track 2 rough mix by Flemming Rasmussen in November 1985
Track 3 rough mix by Flemming Rasmussen on December 4th, 1985
Track 4 rough mix by Flemming Rasmussen on November 5th, 1985
Track 5 rough mix by Flemming Rasmussen in November 1985
Track 6 rough mix by Flemming Rasmussen on December 12th, 1985
Track 7 rough mix by Flemming Rasmussen on November 5th, 1985. Keyboards by James Hetfield
Track 8 rough mix by Flemming Rasmussen on October 13th, 1985
Tracks 9-10 rough mixes by Greg Fidelman and Kent Matcke in May 2016 at HQ, San Rafael, CA.

Mastered by Reuben Cohen at Lurssen Mastering, Los Angeles, CA

CD: RIFFS, DEMOS & OUTTAKES FROM LARS' & JAMES' VAULTS
Disc 1, Tracks 1-2, 4-8, and 10-14 recorded at The Carlson House, El Cerrito, CA in 1985
Disc 1, Track 3 and Track 9 recorded in Kirk’s bedroom, El Sobrante, CA in early 1985
Disc 1, Tracks 15-18 recorded in the garage at The Carlson House, El Cerrito, CA in May 1985
Disc 1, Tracks 19-21 recorded in the garage at The Carlson House, El Cerrito, CA in early June 1985
Disc 1, Tracks 22-24 recorded in the garage at The Carlson House, El Cerrito, CA in mid-June 1985
Disc 2, Tracks 1-4 recorded in the garage at The Carlson House, El Cerrito, CA in late June 1985
Disc 2, Tracks 5-8 recorded in the garage at The Carlson House, El Cerrito, CA in late August 1985
Disc 2, Tracks 9-13 recorded at Sweet Silence Studios, Copenhagen, Denmark in September 1985
Disc 2, Tracks 14-15 recorded at Sweet Silence Studios, Copenhagen, Denmark in November 1985
Disc 2, Track 16 recorded in the control room of Sweet Silence Studios, Copenhagen, Denmark in November 1985

Mastered by Reuben Cohen at Lurssen Mastering, Los Angeles, CA

CD: LIVE AT THE MEADOWLANDS, EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - APRIL 21ST, 1986
Recorded live at The Meadowlands in East Rutherford, NJ on April 21st, 1986

Mastered by Reuben Cohen at Lurssen Mastering, Los Angeles, CA

CD: LIVE AT HAMPTON COLISEUM, HAMPTON, VA - AUGUST 3RD, 1986
Recorded live at Hampton Coliseum in Hampton, VA on August 3rd, 1986
Rhythm Guitar: John Marshall

Mastered by Reuben Cohen at Lurssen Mastering, Los Angeles, CA

CD: JASON'S AUDITION & LIVE AT THE COUNTRY CLUB, RESEDA, CA - NOVEMBER 8TH, 1986
Tracks 1-2 recorded during Jason’s first audition in October 1986
Tracks 3-5 recorded during Jason’s second & final audition on October 29th, 1986
Tracks 6-15 recorded live at The Country Club in Reseda, CA on November 8th, 1986
Bass/Backing Vocals: Jason Newsted

Mastered by Reuben Cohen at Lurssen Mastering, Los Angeles, CA

CD: LIVE AT GRUGAHALLE, ESSEN, WEST GERMANY - JANUARY 25TH, 1987
Recorded live at Grugahalle in Essen, West Germany on January 25th, 1987
Bass/Backing Vocals: Jason Newsted

Mastered by Reuben Cohen at Lurssen Mastering, Los Angeles, CA

CASSETTE: LIVE AT SOLNAHALLEN, STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - SEPTEMBER 26TH, 1986
Recorded live at Solnahallen in Stockholm, Sweden on September 26th, 1986 by a fan in the audience
Mastered by Reuben Cohen at Lurssen Mastering, Los Angeles, CA

DVD: LIVE & INTERVIEW DVDS
DETROIT 1986 recorded live at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, MI on April 4th, 1986 by Otto Weyer.
ROSKILDE 1986 recorded live at Roskilde Festival at Festivalpladsen in Roskilde, Denmark on July 6th, 1986 by Anders Ahlbäck
MTV HEAVY METAL MANIA recorded at CMJ Media in Long Island, NY on April 28th, 1986
NAGOYA 1986 recorded live at Aichi Kinro Kaikan in Nagoya, Japan on November 17th, 1986
MASA ITO INTERVIEW is an excerpt from “Music Tomato World,” recorded in November 1986
MTV NEWS INTERVIEWS recorded in 1986

All songs © Creeping Death Music (ASCAP) except THE ECSTASY OF GOLD, published by EMI Unart Catalog Inc. OBO EMI Music Publishing Italia SRL (BMI) and composed and conducted by Ennio Morricone, AM I EVIL? & THE PRINCE published by Happy Face Music Ltd/Zomba Enterprises, Inc., THE MONEY WILL ROLL RIGHT IN published by Udderly Good Music and BLITZKRIEG published by Men From The North Ltd.

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