The Eagle Has Landed is the first live album by heavy metal band Saxon and the first album featuring their long time drummer Nigel Glockler. It was recorded during the European leg of the world tour supporting the album Denim and Leather and released in 1982. The album reached n. in the UK charts. It won the British Heavy Metal live 1982 Award. All tracks written by Biff Byford, Paul Quinn, Graham Oliver, Steve Dawson and Pete Gill. Bonus tracks recorded live at Hammersmith Odeon, 1981-82.
The Eagle Has Landed – Part II is a double live album by the English heavy metal band Saxon. It is the fourth live album by the band and the first recording to feature Doug Scarratt instead of Graham Oliver, who had left just after the release of Dogs of War. Saxon. Biff Byford - vocals, producer. Doug Scarratt - guitar. Nibbs Carter - bass guitar. Nigel Glockler - drums. Yngwie Malmsteen - guitar on "Denim and Leather".
SAXON's 'The Eagle Has Landed' To Be Reissued With Bonus Tracks. 27 авг 2018 : BIFF BYFORD: 'Thunderbolt' Is SAXON's 'Biggest-Selling Album' Since 1991's 'Solid Ball Of Rock'. Tickets go on sale Friday, January 25 at 10 . As a special offer to SAXON fans, the band have an exclusive pre-sale offer for "The Eagle Has Landed 40" from Friday, January 18 at 9 . on Friday, January 25 will receive exclusive .
The Eagle Has Landed (1982) by Saxon. Genres: Heavy Metal Members: Biff Byford, Paul Quinn, Graham Oliver, Steve Dawson, Nigel Glockner.
1979 was a monumentous year for British hard rock with the birth of the New Wave Of British Heavy Metal and the subsequent rise of future giants of the genre. After 40 years and 22 studio album releases, SAXON remains one of those giants of British heavy metal and to prove the fact, the band is back in 2019 to play three iconic shows in iconic venues
Album · 1981 · 16 Songs. See All. The Best of Saxon. Denim and Leather (Bonus Track Version).
|A2||747 (Strangers In The Night)||4:33|
|A3||Princess Of The Night||4:08|
|A4||Strong Arm Of The Law||4:23|
|A5||Heavy Metal Thunder||4:10|
|B2||Wheels Of Steel||8:55|
|B4||Fire In The Sky||6:30|
- Recorded By – Manor Mobile
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Carrere
- Published By – Carlin Music Corp.
- Mixed At – The Manor
- Mixed At – Bray Studios
- Bass Guitar – Steve Dawson
- Composed By – Saxon
- Crew [Crew Commander] – John Jones
- Drums – Nigel Glockler
- Engineer – Andy Lydon*, Stewart Eales
- Guitar – Graham Oliver, Paul Quinn
- Management – Blechner-Poxon*
- Photography By – George Bodnar
- Producer – Saxon
- Sleeve – Glenn Travis Associates*
- Technician [Audio Controller] – John Batty
- Technician [Instrument] – Robert Price
- Technician [Percussion] – Bruce Gaines
- Technician [Visual Controller] – Chops Flury
- Vocals – Biff*
NotesRecorded on 'The Mobile': Mixed at The Manor and Bray Sound Studio
Tracks A4 to B1, B3 and B4 published by Carlin Music Corp.
℗ 1982 Carrere
Made in France (outer rim)
Track duration for "Machine Gun" is missing on label
Similar to this French release but with barcode on the back cover
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 3218030678701
- Matrix / Runout (A-side, etched): 67870 A I
- Matrix / Runout (B-side, etched): 67870 B I
- Matrix / Runout (A-side, center label): 67 870/1
- Matrix / Runout (B-side, center label): 67 870/2
- Rights Society: SACEM SACD SDRM SGDL
- Other (Distribution code): CA 671
|CAL 137||Saxon||The Eagle Has Landed (Live) (LP, Album, Emb)||Carrere||CAL 137||UK||1982|
|102-33511||Saxon||The Eagle Has Landed (Live) (LP, Album, RE)||Carrere||102-33511||Venezuela||Unknown|
|TC-EMS 1166||Saxon||The Eagle Has Landed (Live) (Cass, Album, Dol)||EMI||TC-EMS 1166||UK||1982|
|607003||Saxon||The Eagle Has Landed (Live) (LP, Album)||Carrere, Edisom||607003||Portugal||1982|
|33511||Saxon||The Eagle Has Landed (Cass, Album)||Corporacion Los Ruices||33511||Venezuela||1982|