Death Walks Behind You
ATOMIC ROOSTER

MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music online community, from the creators of progarchives.com

ATOMIC ROOSTER - Death Walks Behind You cover
3.85 | 18 ratings | 2 reviews
Buy this album from MMA partners

Album · 1971

Filed under Proto-Metal

Tracklist

1. Death Walks Behind You (7:23)
2. VUG (5:00)
3. Tomorrow Night (4:00)
4. Streets (6:44)
5. Sleeping for Years (5:27)
6. I Can't Take No More (3:34)
7. Nobody Else (5:01)
8. Gershatzer (7:58)

Total Time 45:10

Line-up/Musicians

- Vincent Crane / Hammond organ, piano, vocals
- John Du Caan / guitars, vocals
- Paul Hammond / drums

About this release

Released by B&C, Elektra, Philips.

Reissued in 2004 by Castle Music with the following bonus tracks:

9. Play The Game (single b-side, 1971) (4:42)
10. Devil's Answer (demo with Carl Palmer, 1970) (3:59)
11. Tomorrow Night (BBC Radio Session, 1971) (5:28)
12. Shabooloo (Before Tomorrow) (BBC Radio Session, 1971) (6:05)
13. Death Walks Behind You (BBC Radio Session, 1971) (6:06)
14. Devil's Answer (original single version, 1971) (3:26)

Reissued in 2006 by Akarma Records with the following bonus tracks:

9. Tomorrow Night (BBC Radio Session, 1971) (5:28)
10. Shabooloo (Before Tomorrow) (BBC Radio Session, 1971) (6:05)
11. Death Walks Behind You (BBC Radio Session, 1971) (6:06)
12. The Rock (album version) (4:32)

Thanks to cannon, Time Signature, Lynx33 for the updates

ATOMIC ROOSTER MP3, Free Download/Stream

No ATOMIC ROOSTER MP3s available for streaming.

Buy ATOMIC ROOSTER - DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU music

Right Now on Ebay (logo)
Atomic Rooster ‎– Death Walks Behind You - Elektra ‎– Original 1971Press Atomic Rooster ‎– Death Walks Behind You - Elektra ‎– Original 1971Press USD $12.99 (0 bids)
2h 46m
Atomic Rooster – Death Walks Behind You ~ Rare Hard Rock - 1971 Elektra Atomic Rooster – Death Walks Behind You ~ Rare Hard Rock - 1971 Elektra USD $7.77 (5 bids)
4h
ATOMIC ROOSTER Death Walks Behind You 1971 ELEKTRA Classic Rock LP ATOMIC ROOSTER Death Walks Behind You 1971 ELEKTRA Classic Rock LP USD $5.99 (1 bids)
9h
Atomic Rooster -  Death Walks Behind You. 1971 Elektra original LP Atomic Rooster - Death Walks Behind You. 1971 Elektra original LP USD $29.99 Buy It Now 21h
ATOMIC ROOSTER Death Walks Behind You 1971 STEREO US LP Elektra HEAVY Psych PROG ATOMIC ROOSTER Death Walks Behind You 1971 STEREO US LP Elektra HEAVY Psych PROG USD $29.95 Buy It Now 1 day
ATOMIC ROOSTER - DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU [ATOMIC ROOSTER] - NEW CD ATOMIC ROOSTER - DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU [ATOMIC ROOSTER] - NEW CD USD $18.04 Buy It Now 2 days
Atomic Rooster Death Walks Behind You  LP ProG RocK Tomorrow Night Atomic Rooster Death Walks Behind You LP ProG RocK Tomorrow Night USD $25.99 Buy It Now 3 days
Atomic Rooster Death Walks Behind You Vinyl Album Atomic Rooster Death Walks Behind You Vinyl Album USD $26.00 (0 bids)
USD $35.00 Buy It Now
3 days
ATOMIC ROOSTER LP DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU - ELEKTRA 1971 1ST BUTTERFLY LABEL ATOMIC ROOSTER LP DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU - ELEKTRA 1971 1ST BUTTERFLY LABEL USD $4.24 (3 bids)
4 days
Atomic Rooster   Death Walks Behind You. 1971 Elektra original LP  VINCENT CRANE Atomic Rooster Death Walks Behind You. 1971 Elektra original LP VINCENT CRANE USD $10.00 (0 bids)
USD $20.00 Buy It Now
5 days
ATOMIC ROOSTER - DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU - CASTLE UK CD 2004 - EXPANDED DELUXE ATOMIC ROOSTER - DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU - CASTLE UK CD 2004 - EXPANDED DELUXE USD $11.33 (0 bids)
6 days
Atomic Rooster - Death Walks Behind You - LP ('71 EKS-74094) Atomic Rooster - Death Walks Behind You - LP ('71 EKS-74094) USD $15.22 Buy It Now 6 days
ATOMIC ROOSTER  -  DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU     - LP ATOMIC ROOSTER - DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU - LP USD $44.99 Buy It Now 6 days
ATOMIC ROOSTER DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU / JAPAN ORIGINAL GATEFOLD COVER  ATOMIC ROOSTER DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU / JAPAN ORIGINAL GATEFOLD COVER USD $149.99 Buy It Now 6 days
Atomic Rooster Atomic Rooster "Death Walks Behind You" 1970 B&C Records, vinyl LP USD $51.07 (0 bids)
9 days
ATOMIC ROOSTER Death Walks Behind You ELEKTRA RECORDS 1971 first press NEAR MINT ATOMIC ROOSTER Death Walks Behind You ELEKTRA RECORDS 1971 first press NEAR MINT USD $29.95 Buy It Now 9 days
Atomic Rooster- Death Walks Behind You Rare Israeli Press Different Black Cover Atomic Rooster- Death Walks Behind You Rare Israeli Press Different Black Cover USD $39.00 Buy It Now 15 days
ATOMIC ROOSTER Death Walks Behind You ELEKTRA RECORDS Promotional WHITE LABEL NM ATOMIC ROOSTER Death Walks Behind You ELEKTRA RECORDS Promotional WHITE LABEL NM USD $26.00 Buy It Now 16 days
ATOMIC ROOSTER Death Walks Behind You ELEKTRA RECORDS Promotional WHITE LABEL NM ATOMIC ROOSTER Death Walks Behind You ELEKTRA RECORDS Promotional WHITE LABEL NM USD $39.95 Buy It Now 17 days
Atomic Rooster - Death Walks Behind You - 1971 PROMO LP - NEAR MINT! Atomic Rooster - Death Walks Behind You - 1971 PROMO LP - NEAR MINT! USD $29.99 Buy It Now 17 days
ATOMIC ROOSTER Death walks behind you Vinyl LP B&C Records CAS-1026 1970 A1/B1 ATOMIC ROOSTER Death walks behind you Vinyl LP B&C Records CAS-1026 1970 A1/B1 USD $129.68 Buy It Now 22 days
ATOMIC ROOSTER death walks behind you LP VG- 6369 005 Vinyl 1971 Record ATOMIC ROOSTER death walks behind you LP VG- 6369 005 Vinyl 1971 Record USD $56.25 Buy It Now 23 days
Atomic Rooster - Death Walks Behind You - 2014 - Orange Vinyl - 180 Gram - NEW Atomic Rooster - Death Walks Behind You - 2014 - Orange Vinyl - 180 Gram - NEW USD $35.00 Buy It Now 24 days
Atomic Rooster's Atomic Rooster's "Death Walks Behind You" on Elektra, , Good Limited Edition, Or USD $30.00 Buy It Now 25 days
Atomic Rooster Death Walks Behind You Orig UK LP1970 GTFLD B&C CAS-1026 EX Atomic Rooster Death Walks Behind You Orig UK LP1970 GTFLD B&C CAS-1026 EX USD $125.00 Buy It Now 25 days
ATOMIC ROOSTER DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU LP ORIGINAL UK 1970 B&C LABEL PRESSING +7 ATOMIC ROOSTER DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU LP ORIGINAL UK 1970 B&C LABEL PRESSING +7" USD $121.59 Buy It Now 25 days
ATOMIC ROOSTER**DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU (180 GRAM/WITH POSTER)**VINYL ATOMIC ROOSTER**DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU (180 GRAM/WITH POSTER)**VINYL USD $25.50 Buy It Now 27 days
Atomic Rooster ... Death Walks Behind You  Atomic Rooster ... Death Walks Behind You USD $15.00 Buy It Now 29 days
Showing all 32 items | Price may be different, data is cached, expiring in 24h | Keyword-based search | Ordered by ending time | See results on eBay.com
Amazon (logo)
Death Walks Behind YouDeath Walks Behind You
Import
Indie Europe/Zoom 2008
Audio CD$30.95
$19.18 (used)
Showing 1 items | Cache expiring in 72h | Keyword-based search | Best seller rank | More results on Amazon.com

More places to buy metal & ATOMIC ROOSTER music

ATOMIC ROOSTER DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU reviews

Specialists/collaborators reviews

Sinkadotentree
There is no questioning the talent of this trio with Vincent Crane on keyboards, John Du Cann on guitar and Paul Hammond on drums. In fact listening to each of these guys individually on this record leaves me very impressed. It's just never been an album that's blown me away like it does most. What BLACK SABBATH was doing at this time was much more powerful and i guess it's just my taste in that i much more enjoy guitar driven music to organ driven tunes. Still there's lots to like here and it has grown on me. The title track is quite haunting with the dark piano lines and eerie guitar expressions, but that's where the haunting music ends. Certainly fans of DEEP PURPLE and the like will rate this one highly.
Warthur
Vincent Crane had to rebuild his band from scratch since the debut, but in doing so he picked up the guitar talents of John Du Cann, whose arrival crystallises the band's sound on this second album. Whereas Crane's songwriting dominated the debut, this time around Crane and Du Cann share compositional duties more or less evenly, and between the pair of them they are able to carve out a distinctive and novel sound for the band.

The trio takes the dark and brooding themes unleashed that year by Black Sabbath, speeds the playing up, and enhances Du Cann's volcanic guitar playing with Crane's organ backing. The result is a fusion of prog-flavoured hard rock and proto-metal, with some doom metal spice (especially on the title track). Although the closing track is weak in points (it does sometimes turn into a showcase for Crane's organ solos), otherwise the album is solid from beginning to end. If Black Sabbath's two 1970 albums formed the blueprint for doom metal, this album has to be one of the foundational documents of more traditional metal (I particularly hear its influence in New Wave of British Heavy Metal acts of the late 1970s). Possibly the band's finest work.

Members reviews

No ATOMIC ROOSTER DEATH WALKS BEHIND YOU reviews posted by members yet.

Ratings only

  • progshine
  • Lynx33
  • kllytrrnc
  • Citizen
  • ChaosAngel
  • Zargus
  • Jan
  • yair010390
  • kogaionon
  • Paolini
  • acefrehleylead
  • progpostman
  • Tlön
  • luanpedi
  • stefanbedna
  • cannon

Write/edit review

You must be logged in to write or edit review

Death Walks Behind You Contents

Member Zone

Username:
Password:
Stay signed in

Metal Subgenres

Artists Alpha-index

MMA TOP 5 Metal ALBUMS

Rating by members, ranked by custom algorithm
Albums with 30 ratings and more
Master of Puppets Thrash Metal
METALLICA
Buy this album from our partners
Rust in Peace Thrash Metal
MEGADETH
Buy this album from our partners
Paranoid Traditional heavy metal
BLACK SABBATH
Buy this album from our partners
Sad Wings Of Destiny Traditional heavy metal
JUDAS PRIEST
Buy this album from our partners
Symbolic Death Metal
DEATH
Buy this album from our partners

New Metal Artists

New Metal Releases

New Crown Hard Rock
WOLFMOTHER
Buy this album from MMA partners
Wonderworld Hard Rock
WONDERWORLD
Buy this album from MMA partners
Puppet Strings Hard Rock
FUEL
Buy this album from MMA partners
Primitive And Deadly Sludge/Post-metal
EARTH
Buy this album from MMA partners
The Necrobutcher Metalcore
A SCAR FOR THE WICKED
Buy this album from MMA partners
More new releases

New Free Metal MP3 download/stream

New Metal Online Videos

WONDERWORLD - Surrender
WONDERWORLD
diamondblack· 2 hours ago
More videos

New MMA Metal Forum Topics

More in the forums

New Site interactions

More...

Latest Metal News

members-submitted

More in the forums

Social Media

Share this site
Follow us

Buy Metal Music Online