Theatre Of Pain (Vinyl)
by Motley Crue
Theatre of Pain is the third studio album by the American heavy metal band Mötley Crüe, released on June 21, 1985, available for the first time on limited edition opaque white vinyl. Released in the aftermath of singer Vince Neil's arrest for manslaughter on a drunk driving charge, the album marked a step away from the traditional heavy metal sound of Too Fast for Love and Shout at the Devil a more glam metal influenced style. Theatre of Pain contains the hits "Smokin' in the Boys Room" and the power ballad "Home Sweet Home. The album reached No. 6 in the US and No. 36 in the UK, and was certified quadruple platinum by the RIAA on June 5, 1995.