Titan (Ger) – Metalfever (1983-1989)

Band: Titan Release: Metalfever (Compilation) Genre: Speed/Thrash Metal Country: Germany Year: Recorded from 1983-1989, Released in 2007 Label: German Democratic Recordings Tracklist IntroWas Ganz AnderesNie Mehr AlleinHey BonWir Wollen LebenKleider Machen LeuteSpießerMetalfeverDer MetalfanSchwerer Als Heavy MetalUnklarHistory of TerrorHoly WarThe Last NationBurning GroundCrusaders of DeathWith the Devil Rating: 88% Lineup Kai-Uwe Schneider: Vocals, Guitars Dirk David: Guitars Matthias Eschrich: Guitars Rico Kaps: Bass Thomas Lorenz: Drums Sylvio Zornsch:...

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Plattform – Heavy-Braut (1983-1989)

Band: Plattform Release: Heavy-Braut (Compilation) Genre: Traditional Heavy Metal Country: Germany Year: 1983-1989 Label: German Democratic Recordings Tracklist He Doctor (Der Simulant)Zieh LeineFliegenHeavy-BrautHaut und HaarLichter der NachtFeuerAbgehaunGefahrHeavy-Braut (live)Fieber (live)Der Schweinehund (live)Shout It Out (live)Abgehaun (live)Haut und Haar (live)Bloodstone (live)Orient-Express (instrumental)StapellaufKalt und heib Rating: 85% Lineup Micky: Vocals (1985-1990) Jacky Lee Man: Vocals (1983) Uwe Rublack: Guitars (1985-1990) Wolle: Guitars (1982-1990) Ulli: Drums Detlef Kotte:...

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Nightreaper – Heroes Die Young (1988)

Band: Nightreaper Release: Heroes Die Young (Single) Genre: Traditional Heavy Metal Country: France Year: 1988 Label: Self-Released Note One of the more obscure French metal releases I’ve ever come across.  This single was Nightreaper‘s first release, which preceded two other demos in 1992 and 1993.  Sure enough, after giving “Heroes Die Young” a listen, it’s highest points occur through the melody of the guitar solos, and is exactly what makes me come back for more. Tracklist Heroes Die YoungShadows of the Past Rating: 83% Lineup Stéphane Graziani: Vocals, Bass Frédéric Giraud: Guitars Thierry Soulivet: Guitars Arnaud Mortreuil:...

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Mistreated – Première Intervention (1988)

Band: Mistreated Release: Première Intervention (Full-Length) Genre: Traditional Heavy Metal Country: France Year: 1988 Label: Krezimikroid Buy from: eBay | No Remorse Review Active for 7 years within the 80s french heavy metal scene, Mistreated called it quits shortly after releasing their very first full-length record.  Having performed more than 700 shows during their time, the dudes at Mistreated surely knew how to get the crowd going, which was mainly conceived as a result of their “anthemic” approach to writing music.  Take a look at “Liberte”, “Rock To Night”, “Exil” or even my personal favorite “Fille de Fer” and you’ll know exactly...

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Outside – Never In Security (1988)

Band: Outside Release: Never In Security (Full-Length) Genre: Traditional Heavy Metal Country: Germany Year: 1988 Label: Powerline Buy from: No Remorse | eBay Tracklist Wild Scud To HellDangerous GamesHeavy MetalCan't Stand Lonely NightsIs It LoveWild Way Of Rock 'n' RollIt's Too LateShout It OutDream OnChild Of The Storm Rating: 80% Lineup Karlheinz Scherthan: Vocals, Bass Peter Weber: Guitars Volker Gutting: Guitars Rudi Herzenstiel:...

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