Archival collection Flemming Rasmussen Photographs

Collection Number:
1988, undated
0.14 Linear feet (1 folder) 

[Identification of Item], Flemming Rasmussen Photographs, Library and Archives, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum.

Producer for Metallica and other heavy metal bands. Contains photographs of artists in Rasmussen's recording studio.
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Scope and Contents

The Flemming Rasmussen Photographs document Rasmussen's work as a producer and engineer for bands such as Metallica, Morbid Angel, and Rainbow. The collection contains 34 photographs of Rasmussen and various artists in the recording studio during the 1980s and 1990s. The photographs are arranged in the order they were received.

Biographical Note

Flemming Rasmussen is a Danish sound engineer and producer who owns Sweet Silence Studios in Copenhagen, Denmark. He is known for his work with heavy metal bands, such as Metallica, Morbid Angel, and Rainbow.


"Flemming Rasmussen." Wikipedia. Last modified November 26, 2013. Accessed June 12, 2014.


The Flemming Rasmussen Photographs were received by the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Inc., as a gift from Rasmussen on May 16, 2014.

Processing Information

Processed by Anastasia Karel, Archivist. Completed June 12, 2014. Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS and local processing manual.


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Subject Headings

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Library and Archives
Metallica (Musical group)
Rasmussen, Flemming (Sound engineer)
Heavy metal (Music)
Rock musicians--Photographs
Sound recording executives and producers--Photographs
Collection Inventory
Item Materials
Photographs, 1988, undated
Folder: 157 (Graphic materials)