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A Heavy Mental Christmas

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Released  October 21, 2008
Producer  Gord Prior
Artist  Helix
Label  Fontana North
Length  25:29
A Heavy Mental Christmas (2008)  Vagabond Bones (2009)
Release date  21 October 2008
Genre  Heavy metal
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Similar  Helix albums, Heavy metal albums

A Heavy Mental Christmas is a CD released by heavy metal band Helix in 2008. It is Helix' 11th full-length studio album and 20th album released overall. It is a Christmas album featuring both standards and original music. It was released in Walmart stores in Canada in October 2008 through Universal Music and GBS Records.


Track listing

  1. "Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer"
  2. "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree"
  3. "Santa Claus Is Back in Town"
  4. A Wonderful Christmas Time
  5. "Jingle Bell Rock"
  6. "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)"
  7. "Sock It to Me Santa"
  8. "Jingle Bells"
  9. "Silent Night"
  10. "Christmas Time Is Here Again" *
  • Original song written by Steve Georgakopoulos, Gord Prior, and Brian Vollmer
  • Credits

    Produced and arranged by Gord Prior
    Co-produced by Brian Vollmer, Steve Georgakopoulos and Aaron Murray
    Recorded and mixed by Aaron Murray

    Recorded and mixed between August 7 and August 27 2008 at The A Room in London, Ontario.
    Mastered at Sterling Sound, New York.

    Helix members

    Brian Vollmer – lead vocals
    Rick VanDyk – lead guitar
    Jim Lawson – lead guitar
    Brent "Ned" Niemi – drums
    Paul Fonseca – bass guitar

    This was the current Helix lineup listed and pictured on the CD packaging, but not the musicians who were credited with recording the CD.

    CD Musicians

    Brian Vollmer – lead vocals
    Steve Georgakopoulos – all rhythm guitars, lead guitar
    Gord Prior – back up vocals, arrangements, tambourines and jingle bells
    Brent "Ned" Neimi – drums and backup vocals
    Paul Fonseca – bass and backup vocals
    Rick VanDyk – lead guitar and backup vocals
    Aaron Murray – keyboards on "Sock It To Me Santa"
    Doug Weir – backup vocals


    1Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer2:37
    2Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree1:59
    3Santa Claus Is Back In Town2:24


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