Dark Nova (Gre) – The Dark Rhapsodies (1993)

Band: Dark Nova (Gre) Release: The Dark Rhapsodies (Full-Length) Genre: Heavy/Power Metal Country: Greece Year: 1993 Label: Molon Lave Records Buy from: Discogs | eBay Tracklist The Way InDeeply VersedTwilight StarPoltergheistAvengerHaunted ForestBack AgainThe Banquet Rating: 88% Lineup Johnny K.: Vocals Athan Skitsos: Guitars Elias Koskoris: Guitars Shrinel Montesquieu: Bass, Keyboards Nick Adams:...

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Osiris (Can) – Demos + EP (1986-1993)

Band: Osiris Release: Compilation of Demos and EP: “Osiris 1st Edition (1986)”, “The Hand of Fate (1989)”, “Osiris (1992)”, “Osiris 2nd Edition EP (1993)” Genre: Power/Progressive Metal Country: Canada Year: 1986-1993 Label: Self-Released Review As a Canadian, it’s almost impossible not to feel a sense of pride when one of your country’s bands releases some of the most amazing heavy metal ever heard.  Within the underground metal scene, countries around the world have had their share of heavy metal glory.  To put this into perspective, Sweden has Gotham City and Heavy Load, France has Sortilege and ADX, Germany has...

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Wotan (Ita) – Thunderstorm (1993)

Band: Wotan Release: Thunderstorm (Demo) *Self-made cover* Genre: Epic Metal Country: Italy Year: 1993 Label: Self-Released Note I came across this legendary demo not too long ago and was immediately impressed by its astonishing level of quality.  For a demo being released during heavy metal’s lowest period, Wotan surely knew how to keep that very spirit alive.  Simply put, Wotan‘s very first release is nothing short of an epic heavy metal masterpiece. Tracklist Lord of the WindThe King of CrowsSpartacusMother ForestRide of TemplaresVlad TepesIron Shadows Rating: 95% Lineup  Vanni Ceni: Vocals Marco: Guitars Salvatore Oliveri: Bass Tony:...

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J.J. Merciless’ Wicked Witch – Olde Smoke (1993)

Band: J.J. Merciless’ Wicked Witch Release: Olde Smoke (Full-Length) Genre: Power Metal Country: United States Year: 1993 Label: Self-Released Buy from: eBay Tracklist Black ForestCrystal BallEazy LoveStrange FascinationFading AwayToo Hot To HoldLady Diamond553>I>83WWicked Witch in 5 PartsBlack Forest II Rating: 93% Lineup J.J. Merciless: Bass, Keyboards Colleen Ann Darrell: Vocals Cort Christian: Guitars Lars:...

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Crush – Kingdom of the Kings (1993)

Band: Crush Release: Kingdom of the Kings (Full-Length) Genre: Epic/Heavy/Power Metal Country: Greece Year: 1993 Label: Self-Released Buy from: eBay Tracklist Beyond The Gates... March Of The DeadsThe Gloriest NightKingdom Of The KingsRun To The HighwayUnbornFlag Of HatePrincess Of HellBallad Of Sorrow Rating: 88% Lineup Panagiotis Konstantinidis: Vocals Pantelis Rodostoglou: Guitars Tasos Vretakis: Bass Kostas Vogiatzogloy:...

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