On 30 May 2011, Eagle Rock's Armoury Records is delighted to reissue at mid-price "Under The Blade".
In addition to the album, this special edition boasts a previously unreleased bonus DVD of Twisted Sister's appearance at the 1982 Reading Festival.
Under The Blade was Twisted Sister's debut studio album. Originally released on Secret in 1982 and then on Atlantic in 1985, the album has been remastered for this Armoury reissue and includes the four tracks from the Ruff Cutts EP, which have never been on CD before, plus the live version of "Shoot 'Em Down" from Reading in 1982.
The original album is produced by Pete Way of UFO. The Line-Up for this album was Dee Snider -- lead vocals, Jay Jay French -- guitars, Eddie Ojeda -- guitars, Mark Mendoza -- bass and A J Pero -- drums.
1) What You Don't Know (Sure Can't Hurt You) 2) Bad Boys (Of Rock 'n' Roll) 3) Run For Your Life 4) Sin After Sin 5) Shoot 'Em Down 6) Destroyer 7) Under The Blade 8) Tear It Loose 9) Day Of The Rocker 10) What You Don't Know (Sure Can't Hurt You) (Ruff Cutts Version) 11) Shoot 'Em Down (Ruff Cutts Version) 12) Under The Blade (Ruff Cutts Version) 13) Leader Of The Pack (Ruff Cutts Version) 14) Shoot 'Em Down (Live At Reading)
DVD: 1) What You Don't Know (Sure Can't Hurt You) 2) Sin After Sin 3) Bad Boys (Of Rock 'n' Roll) 4) Destroyer 5) Shoot 'Em Down 6) Tear It Loose 7) Under The Blade 8) It's Only Rock 'n' Roll
Part of the ongoing Twisted Sister reissue campaign, these reissues offer a great way to pick up key albums from a truly seminal rock act.