No Child Left Behind

Full length album. Expected release Fall/Winter 2014.

Track listing:

(Some bonus editions also include Burning from Within remake.)

Lineup:
Ron Daniel Eriksen - Vocals, all Guitars
Gene Hoglan - Drums
Mike Gonzalez - Bass

Engineers:
Geoff Montgomery, Ron Daniel Eriksen

Recorded at:
The Ensomberoom

Producer:
Ron Daniel Eriksen

Cover Art:
Pencils by Caanan White
Colorized by Tom Martin


Metal Versus Straw

Double album featuring remastered versions of "Do or Die" and "Man of Straw." Limited edition, released February 2013.

Track listing:

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Lineup:
Ron Daniel Eriksen - Vocals, Lead Guitar
Brett Eriksen - Lead Guitar
Matt Jordan - Drums
James Lareau - Bass

Remastering:
Dave Beegle and Ron Daniel Eriksen

Cover Art:
Pencils by Caanan White
Colorized by Ron Daniel Eriksen and Tom Martin


Metallic Overdrive

Full-length album. Released 1990. Various artists.

Track listing:

  • Fates Warning - Part of the Machine

  • Artch - Living in the Past

  • Lizzy Borden - Master of Disguise

  • Candlemass - Prophecy/Dark Reflections

  • Helstar - Harsh Reality

  • Heir Apparant - Crossing the Border

  • Sacred Reich - Surf Nicaragua

  • Anvil - Motormount (live)

  • Intruder - Killings Winds

  • Viking - Man of Straw

  • Heretic - Enemy Within

  • Masi - Under Fire


Lineup:
Ron Daniel Eriksen - Vocals, Lead Guitar
Brett Eriksen - Lead Guitar
Matt Jordan - Drums
James Lareau - Bass

Engineer:
Bill Metoyer (under the alias of Gordon Shumway)

Produced by:
Ron Daniel Eriksen

Cover art:
John Zeleznik


The Best of Metal Blade Records, Vol. 3 - Various Artists

2-record album. Released 1988

Track Listing:

  • Lizzy Borden - Me Against the World

  • Fates Warning - Anarchy Divine

  • Anvil - Concrete Jungle

  • Trouble - The Misery Shows

  • Bitch - Hot & Heavy

  • Sacred Reich - Death Squad

  • Hallow's Eve - Speed Freak

  • Slayer - Die by the Sword (live)

  • Sacrifice - Afterlife

  • Viking - Warlord

  • Diamond Head - Am I Evil

  • Candlemass - At the Gallow's End

  • Nasty Savage - Stabbed in the Back

  • Sacrilege B.C. - The Fugitive

  • Lizzy Borden w/Betsy - Don't Touch Me There

  • Liege Lord - Legend

  • Juggernaut - Without Warning

  • Dead End - Phantom Nation

  • Trouble - Come Together


Do or Die

Full-length album. Released 1988.

"Do Or Die bristles with the savage intensity of a pit bull in heat" — Hit Parader magazine
"Totally skullcrushing mosh parts combined with ultra fast speed and some really devastating leads." — Disorder magazine

Released a year before CDs became standard, the record was only released in LP and Cassette. However, for many years bootleggers have been mass-producing CDs.

Track listing:

Lineup:
Ron Daniel Eriksen - Vocals, Lead Guitar
Brett Eriksen - Lead Guitar
Matt Jordan - Drums
James Lareau - Bass

Recorded at:
Adamos Recording

Engineer:
Jerry Adamowicz

Cover art:
James Negro


Metal Massacre VIII - Various Artists

The Metal Massacre compilation series from Metal Blade Records has launched the careers of many bands, including RATT, SLAYER, and METALLICA. VIKING was featured on the 8th installment, with the song "Hellbound" from the demo being featured. It is currently available coupled with Metal Massacre 9.

Track listing:

  • Sacred Reich - Ignorance

  • Viking - Hellbound

  • Overlorde - Keeper Of The Flame

  • Fatal Violence - Violence Is Golden

  • Tactics - Spare No Lives

  • Sanctum - Nothing Left

  • Gargoyle - Into the Darkness

  • Ripper - Death Awaits You

  • E.S.P. - Take 'Em Alive

  • Wargod - Intimate With Evil

  • L.S.N. - Deadly Kiss


Do or Die - 1986 Demo

Recorded in 1986. Tape trading was huge in the 1980s speed metal scene. Fanzines branded this cassette as essential for every thrasher's collection.

Track listing:

  • Hellbound

  • Prelude/Scavenger

  • Do or Die

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Lineup:
Ron Daniel Eriksen - Vocals, Lead Guitar
Brett Eriksen - Lead Guitar
Matt Jordan - Drums
James Lareau - Bass

Executive Producer:
Brett Eriksen

Engineer:
Chuck Rosa