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SEVEN DOORS HOTEL – single Victor – 1983

A – SIDE
SEVEN DOORS HOTEL (4:51) (Tempest)

B – SIDE
WORDS OF WISDOM (4:06) (Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals, keyboards
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVÉN: bass
Tony RENO: drums

This song was inspired by the horror movie “The Beyond”.
A new version was included as B-side for the “Rock The Night” singles released in 1985 and 1986.

 

EUROPE – album Hot/Victor/Epic – 1983

 

 

 

 

 

SIDE ONE
1. IN THE FUTURE TO COME (4:57)
(Tempest)
2. FAREWELL (4:01)
(Tempest)
3. SEVEN DOORS HOTEL (5:26)
(Tempest)
4. THE KING WILL RETURN (5:42)
(Tempest)
5. BOYAZONT (2:10) – instrumental
(Norum, Meduza)

SIDE TWO
1. CHILDREN OF THIS TIME (4:51)
(Tempest)
2. WORDS OF WISDOM (4:05)
(Tempest)
3. PARADIZE BAY (3:51)
(Tempest)
4. MEMORIES (4:31)
(Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals, keyboards, acoustic guitar
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVÉN: bass
Tony RENO: drums, percussion

Produced by Europe
Co-produced by Thomas ERDTMAN and Erik VIDEGÅRD

Recorded at Electra Studio, Stockholm

About “Boyazont”: Boya was the nick name of a former John’s
girlfriend.

There are 2 version of the 12″ cover (and later of the CDs):
one with the band (first release), another with the Karlskirche
Cathedral, situated in Vienna, Austria. The angel statues
standing in front of it are taken from
one of Bernini’s statues on the Sant’Angelo Bridge in Rome, Italy.

Released in: vinyl, musicassette, remastered CD.

 

LYIN’ EYES – single Hot – 1983

A – SIDE
LYIN’ EYES
(Tempest)

B – SIDE
DREAMER
(Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals, keyboards
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVÉN: bass
Tony RENO: drums

Withdrawn shortly after the release.
Only 100 copies are left around
the world, so this is the rarest EUROPE single ever.
On the B-side there’sthe same image
but the eyes are closed.

 

DREAMER – single Victor – 1984

A – SIDE
DREAMER
(Tempest)

B – SIDE
LYIN’ EYES
(Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals, keyboards
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVÉN: bass
Tony RENO: drums

Produced by Leif MASES

 

STORMWIND – single Hot – 1984

A – SIDE
STORMWIND
(Tempest)

B – SIDE
DREAMER
(Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals, keyboards
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVÉN: bass
Tony RENO: drums

Produced by Leif MASES

 

WINGS OF TOMORROW – album Hot/Epic – 1984

 

 

 

 

 

SIDE ONE
1. STORMWIND
(Tempest)
2. SCREAM OF ANGER
(Tempest, Jacob)
3. OPEN YOUR HEART
(Tempest)
4. TREATED BAD AGAIN
(Tempest)
5. APHASIA (instrumental)
(Norum)

SIDE TWO
1. WINGS OF TOMORROW
(Tempest)
2. WASTED TIME
(Tempest)
3. LYIN’ EYES
(Tempest)
4. DREAMER
(Tempest)
5. DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY
(Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: lead and backing vocals, keyboards, acoustic guitar
John NORUM: guitars, backing vocals
John LEVEN: bass
Tony RENO: drums
Produced by Leif MASES
Recorded at Polar Studios, Stockholm

“Scream Of Anger” was originally titles “Black Journey For My Soul”

Released in: vinyl, musicassette, remastered CD

 

OPEN YOUR HEART – single Hot/Epic – 1984

A – SIDE
OPEN YOUR HEART (4:07)
(Tempest)

B – SIDE
WINGS OF TOMORROW (3:57)
(Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals, keyboards
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVÉN: bass
Tony RENO: drums

 

ROCK THE NIGHT – single Epic – 1985

A – SIDE
ROCK THE NIGHT
(4:07)
(Tempest)

B – SIDE
SEVEN DOORS HOTEL
(4:56)
(Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals, keyboards
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVÉN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

7″ version with live cover (1985, Hot),
includes: ROCK THE NIGHT (4:15) and
SEVEN DOORS HOTEL new version (4:56) on the B-side

Maxi single version (1985, Epic, blue cover)
includes: ROCK THE NIGHT (4:04),
SEVEN DOORS HOTEL (4:56),
STORMWIND (4:29),
WINGS OF TOMORROW (3:57)

Maxi single version (1985, Epic, live cover)
includes: ROCK THE NIGHT
(remix, re-edited by Fredrik Ramel, 5:35)
on the A-side; ROCK THE NIGHT (single version, 4:07)
and SEVEN DOORS HOTEL (4:56) on the B-side

Maxi single version (1986, Epic, with
Kee MARCELLO on the cover) includes:
ROCK THE NIGHT (4:07), SEVEN DOORS HOTEL (4:56),
STORMWIND (4:29), WINGS OF TOMORROW (3:57)

7″ version with live cover (Joey Tempest) (1987, CBS),
includes: ROCK THE NIGHT (4:04),
SEVEN DOORS HOTEL (4:56)

 

ON THE LOOSE – single (soundtrack) Epic – 1985

A – SIDE
ROCK THE NIGHT
(Tempest)

B – SIDE
ON THE LOOSE (Tempest)
BROKEN DREAMS (Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: lead vocals
John NORUM: guitar
John LEVÉN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Produced by: Europe (A-Side); Joey TEMPEST (B-Side)
Photos: Andy LOOR (cover), Thomas WAHLBERG
(Tomas and Carina), Roger TURESSON (Europe)

 

THE FINAL COUNTDOWN – single Epic/Victor – 1986

A – SIDE
THE FINAL COUNTDOWN (3:59)
(Tempest)

B – SIDE
ON BROKEN WINGS (3:38)
(Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: lead vocals
John NORUM: guitar
John LEVÉN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Produced by: Kevin ELSON

“The Final Countdown” was inspired by David
Bowie’s song “Space Oddity”.

The music video was shot as at Solnahallen, Solna, Sweden.
It became Europe’s biggest hit ever, becoming number 1
in 26 Countries.

The 7″ single was released in 2 different colour’s cover:
light and dark green, with a band picture.

Maxi single version (1986, Epic) includes:
THE FINAL COUNTDOWN (5:09), ON BROKEN WINGS (3:38),
HEART OF STONE (3:46)
It was lately released another 7″ version with Kee MARCELLO
on the cover (CBS, 1987)

 

THE FINAL COUNTDOWN – album Epic – 1986

 

 

 

 

 

SIDE ONE
1. THE FINAL COUNTDOWN (5:09)
(Tempest)
2. ROCK THE NIGHT (4:04)
(Tempest)
3. CARRIE (4:29)
(Tempest, Michaeli)
4. DANGER ON THE TRACK (3:45)
(Tempest)
5. NINJA (3:47)
(Tempest)

SIDE TWO
1. CHEROKEE (4:12)
(Tempest)
2. TIME HAS COME (4:00)
(Tempest)
3. HEART OF STONE (3:46)
(Tempest)
4. ON THE LOOSE (3:08)
(Tempest)
5. LOVE CHASER (3:28)
(Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: lead vocals
John NORUM: guitar
John LEVÉN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Produced by: Kevin ELSON
Recorded and mixed by: Kevin ELSON
and Wally BUCK at Powerplay Studios, Zurich, Switzerland;
Soundtrade Studios, Stockholm, Sweden; Mastersound Studios,
Atlanta, GA; Fantasy Studios, San Francisco, CA, USA
Mastered by: Bob LUDWIG at Masterdisk, NY, USA
Management: Hot Management AB

Released in: vinyl, musicassette, remastered CD

 

LOVE CHASER – single (Pride One soundtrack) Victor – 1986

A – SIDE
LOVE CHASER
(Tempest)

B – SIDE
CARRIE
(Tempest, Michaeli)

Joey TEMPEST: lead vocals
John NORUM: guitar
John LEVÉN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Produced by: Kevin ELSON

Japanese 2-track vinyl 7″ single.
This single was later reissued with “Carrie”
as the lead track. The picture insert states
that the track is from the film Pride One,
and features a colour picture of the band,
plus a photo of a Yamaha racing motorcycle.
The reverse of the insert includes the “Love Chaser” lyrics

 

CHEROKEE – single Epic – 1986

A – SIDE
CHEROKEE (4:12)
(Tempest)

B – SIDE
DANGER ON THE TRACK (3:45)
(Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: lead vocals
John NORUM: guitar
John LEVÉN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Produced by: Kevin ELSON

Another version (1986, CBS) has
LOVE CHASER (3:28) as B-side

 

CARRIE – single Epic – 1986

A – SIDE
CARRIE (4:29)
(Tempest, Michaeli)

B – SIDE
LOVE CHASER (3:28)
(Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: lead vocals
John NORUM: guitar
John LEVÉN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

7″ version with Kee MARCELLO on the cover (1987, Epic)

7″ silver disc version with LOVE CHASER on the B-side

Special gatefold edition of 2 singles 7″ (Epic, 1987) :
1) CARRIE with LOVE CHASER on the B-side;
2) OPEN YOUR HEART with
DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY on the D-side

 

GOT TO HAVE FAITH – single Sanctuary – 2004

1. GOT TO HAVE FAITH (3:08)
(Tempest, Norum)
2. SETTLE FOR LOVE (3:50)
(Tempest, Norum)
3. GOT TO HAVE FAITH – video (3:08)
(Tempest, Norum)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVEN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

 

START FROM THE DARK – album Sanctuary – 2004

 

 

 

 

 

1. GOT TO HAVE FAITH (3:10)
(Tempest, Norum)
2. START FROM THE DARK (4:12)
(Tempest, Norum)
3. FLAMES (3:55)
(Tempest)
4. HERO (4:15)
(Tempest)
5. WAKE UP CALL (4:14)
(Tempest, Norum)
6. REASON (4:37)
(Tempest, Michaeli)
7. SONG no. 12 (4:09)
(Tempest, Norum)
8. ROLL WITH YOU (4:30)
(Tempest, Norum)
9. SUCKER (3:42)
(Tempest)
10. SPIRIT OF THE UNDERDOG (4:25)
( Tempest)
11. AMERICA (3:35)
(Tempest)
12. SETTLE FOR LOVE (3:49)
(Tempest, Norum)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVEN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Recorded at “Studio 301”, Stockholm
Additional recordings, at “Little big room”, Stockholm
Mixed at “Little big room”, Stockholm
Produced by: Kevin ELSON and Europe
Mixed by: Kevin ELSON
Engineered by: Tom SIZE
Additional “beats” by: Marcus MICHAELI
Mastered by: Bob LUDVIG
All songs published by Warner Chappell Music
Art direction and graphic production by:
Thomas LARSSON and Niklas BRODD
Photos by: Niklas BERNSTONE
Management by: Petri H. LUNDÉN for Talent Trust

Dedicated to Bo NORLING.
Released in musicassette (Indonesia only) and CD.
The Japanese CD edition and the musicassette contain
2 bonus tracks: SEVEN DOORS HOTEL and
WINGS OF TOMORROW, both recorded live at Sweden
Rock Festival 2004.
CD contains also a the documentary
“Start From The Dark”
A special limited digi-pack edition was released in Sweden

 

HERO – single Sanctuary – 2004

1. HERO – Radio Mix (3:15)
(Tempest)
2. HERO – Album version (4:15)
(Tempest)
3. REASON (4:37)
(Tempest, Michaeli)
Joey TEMPEST: vocals
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVEN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

 

ALWAYS THE PRETENDERS – maxi-single Sanctuary – 2006

1. ALWAYS THE PRETENDERS
(Radio edit)
2. ALWAYS THE PRETENDERS
(Album version)
3. FLAMES
(live at B.B. Kings N.Y.)
4. SUPERSTITIOUS
(live at B.B. Kings N.Y.)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVEN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

“Always The Pretenders”: written by J. TEMPEST
and J. LEVÉN. Warner/Chappell. Recorded at Kingside Studios,
Stockholm, Sweden, by Lennart ÖSTLUND
Mixed by Stefan GLAUMANN at Toytown Studios, Stockholm,
Sweden. Radio edit version by Eleven Soundpool/Kai Hoffmann

“Flames”: written by J. TEMPEST. Warner/Chappell
Recorded live at BB Kings, New York. Mixed by Karl DERFLER

“Superstitious”: written by J. TEMPEST. EMI Music Publishing
Recorded live at BB Kings, New York. Mixed by Karl DERFLER

Management by Petri H. LUNDÉN for Talent Trust
Cover photo by Erik WEISS

 

SECRET SOCIETY – album Sanctuary – 2006

 

 

 

 

 

1. SECRET SOCIETY (3:34)
(Tempest)
2. ALWAYS THE PRETENDERS (3:53)
(Tempest)
3. LOVE IS NOT THE ENEMY (4:17)
(Norum, Tempest)
4. WISH I COULD BELIEVE (3:33)
(Michaeli, Tempest)
5. LET THE CHILDREN PLAY (4:10)
(Michaeli, Tempest)
6. HUMAN AFTER ALL (4:12)
(Norum, Tempest)
7. THE GETAWAY PLAN (3:51)
(Norum, Tempest)
8. A MOTHER’S SON (4:47)
(Tempest)
9. FOREVER TRAVELLING (4:10)
(Tempest)
10. BRAVE AND BEAUTIFUL SOUL (3:46)
(Tempest)
11. DEVIL SINGS THE BLUES (5:22)
(Michaeli, Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVEN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Recorded at Kingside Studios, Stockholm
Engineer: Lennart ÖSTLUND
Mixed by Stefan GLAUMANN at Toytown Studios, Stockholm
Mastered by George MARINO at Sterling Sound, N.Y.
Logic programming: Peer STAPPE
Pro Tools programming and additional
engeneering: Joey and Mic
Guest vocals on “Let The Children Play”: Archie LAMPRELL
Recorded by Adam LEMPRELL

Cover design and photos: StormStudios
Artwork: Lee BAKER
Illustrations: Dan ABBOTT

Band photo: Erik WEISS

Management: Petri H. LUNDÉN for Talent Trust
Business Management: Tambourine
Produced, written and performed by Europe

PLAY LOUD!

 

Almost Unplugged – album Hell & Back AB – 2008

1. GOT TO HAVE FAITH
(Tempest, Norum)
2. FOREVER TRAVELLING
(Tempest)
3.  DEVIL SINGS THE BLUES
(Michaeli, Tempest)
4. WISH YOU WERE HERE – cover
(Waters, Gilmour)
5. DREAMER
(Tempest)
6. LOVE TO LOVE – cover
(Schenker, Mogg)
7. THE FINAL COUNTDOWN
(Tempest)
8. YESTERDAY’S NEWS
(Levén, Tempest, Haugland, Michaeli, Marcello)
9. FOREVER TRAVELLING
(Tempest)
10. SINCE I’VE BEEN LOVIN’ YOU – cover
(Jones, Page, Plant)
11. HERO
(Tempest)
12. SUICIDE – cover
(Lynott)
13. MEMORIES
(Tempest)
14. SUPERSTITIOUS
(Tempest)
15. ROCK THE NIGHT
(Tempest)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals, acoustic guitar
John NORUM: electric and acoustic guitars
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards, backing vocals
John LEVEN: bass guitar, acoustic guitar
Ian HAUGLAND: drums, backing vocals

Strings played by:
Malin-My NILSSON: violin I
Victoria LUNDELL: violin II
Jonna INGE: viola
Anna LANDBERG DAGER: cello
String arrangements by Malin-My NILSSON

Mixed by Andreas BAUMAN, Bauman Audio Media
www.bauman.se
Mastered by Henrik JONSSON at Masters of Audio, Stockholm
Cover design: Dimitrios DIMITRIADIS at Nightshade Design
www.nightshadedesign.com
Management: Petri H. LUNDÉN at Hagenburg Management
www.hagenburg.se
info@hagenburg.se

Europe crew:
Staffan LINDHAL: tour manager – production manager
Ronny “Rompa” BERNSTRÖM: live sound engineer
Anders “Q-Ian” WALLERTZ: lighting designer
Samuel “Samme” NIELSEN: monitor engineer
Peter “Peter” ERIXON: backline tech
Roger “Spy-T” ALBINSSON: backline tech

Nalen crew:
Thomas EIJERSTAM: technical manager
Fredrik MARTINSSON: web sound engineer
Gundars RULLIS: FOH technician
Tindra JONSSON WIBERG: coordinator

Released in CD, limited coloured double vinyl edition, DVD, mp3 dowloadable audio files

Copyright in this recording is owned by Hell & Back AB
A big thank you to Hagenburg Management, and Christer WEDIN

Dedicated to the memory of Michelle MELDRUM

 

LAST LOOK AT EDEN – album Universal – 2009

1. PRELUDE (0:52)
(Tempest, Michaeli, Lindell)
2. LAST LOOK AT EDEN (3:55)
(Tempest, Carlsson, Europe)
3. GONNA GET READY (3:35)
(Tempest, Carlsson, Europe)
4. CATCH THAT PLANE (4:46)
(Tempest, Europe)
5. NEW LOVE IN TOWN (3:33)
(Tempest, Michaeli, Carlsson, Europe)
6. THE BEAST (3:23)
(Tempest, Levén, Europe)
7. MOJITO GIRL (3:44)
(Tempest, Europe)
8. NO STONE UNTURNED (4:48)
(Tempest, Europe)
9. ONLY YOUNG TWICE (3:51)
(Tempest, Norum, Europe)
10. U DEVIL U (4:10)
(Tempest, Europe)
11. RUN WITH THE ANGELS (4:03)
(Tempest, Norum, Michaeli, Europe)
12. IN MY TIME (6:15)
(Tempest, Carlsson, Europe)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVEN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Main backing vocals by Joey TEMPEST
and Mic MICHAELI
Guest appearances: TITIYO backing vocals
on tracks 4, 7 and 12
KLEERUP backing vocals on tracks 4, 7,
8 and 12, and backwards piano outro on track 4
Andreas CARLSSON backing vocals on tracks 2, 3 and 5
Magnus SJÖLANDER percussion

The CZECH NATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
conducted by Tomas BRAUNER:
Arrangements by Mic MICHAELI and Tommy HANSSON
Orchestration and musical direction
by Tommy HANSSON
Contracted, recorded, edited and mixed
by Marcus BERGQVIST for Sterlingscore.com

Recorded at The Gallery Studios, Prague
Assistant Engineer: Standa BAROCH
Transport by Marek KOLAR
Catering by Radim TOMEK

Additional Orchestra musicians:
Trombone: Sixten HAY Bassoon: Anette O VARELA

Recorded and Mixed at Bohus Sound Studios, Gothenburg
Additional recordings at Playyard Studios, Stockholm,
by Per STAPPE and Ronny BERNSTRÖM and Studio 13,
Stockholm, by Marcus ENGLOF
Produced by Tobias LINDELL and Europe
Additional Production: Joey TEMPEST and Mic MICHAELI.
Mixed and Engineered by Tobias LINDELL
Mastered by Vlado MELLER at Universal Mastering
Studios, New York
Art Direction & Design: Dimitrios DIMITRIADIS
at Nightshade Design Collective.
Band photos by Fredrik ETOALL at Etoall Production
Management: Petri H. LUNDÉN at Hagenburg

 

LAST LOOK AT EDEN – single Universal – 2009

1. LAST LOOK AT EDEN (4:10)
(Tempest, Carlsson, Europe)
2. U DEVIL U (4:10)
(Tempest, Europe)
3. LAST LOOK AT EDEN Radio Edit (3:58)
(Tempest, Carlsson, Europe)

1. LAST LOOK AT EDEN (4:07)
(Tempest, Carlsson, Europe)
2. U DEVIL U (4:09)
(Tempest, Europe)
3. SUPERSTITIOUS live (4:56)
(Tempest)
4. START FROM THE DARK live (4:26)
( Tempest, Norum)
5. SINCE I’VE BEEN LOVING YOU (7:26)
(Page, Plant, Jones)

LAST LOOK AT EDEN – Video (Directed by Patric ULLAEUS
for Revolver.se)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVEN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Produced by Tobias LINDELL,
Joey TEMPEST and Mic MICHAELI

Cover photo: Fredrik ETOALL.
Art Direction: Dimitrios DIMITRIADIS
at Nightshade Design.

Management: Petri H. LUNDÉN
for Hagenburg

 

NEW LOVE IN TOWN – single (available on Europetheband shop) – 2009

1. NEW LOVE IN TOWN
(Tempest, Michaeli, Carlsson, Europe)
2. LAST LOOK AT EDEN
(Tempest, Carlsson, Europe)

Joey TEMPEST: vocals
John NORUM: guitars
John LEVEN: bass
Mic MICHAELI: keyboards
Ian HAUGLAND: drums

Produced by Tobias LINDELL, Joey TEMPEST
and Mic MICHAELI

Cover photo: Fredrik ETOALL
Art Direction: Dimitrios DIMITRIADIS
at Nightshade Design
Management: Petri H. LUNDÉN for Hagenburg


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