Aria – Megalomania (1985)

Band: Aria Release: Megalomania (Full-Length) Genre: Heavy Metal Country: Russia Year: 1985 Label: Moroz Records Buy from: eBay Review Pioneering Russian metal band Aria with their very first record entitled “Megalomania”.  What I love the most about this band is that they completely disgregarded the need to sing in English in order to gain exposure, as all of the vocals done by Valeriy Kipelov are in Russian.  This adds to the obscurity of the whole songwriting process (if you’re not Russian yourself) and delivers something we have never been exposed to.  Their most famous track on this record, “Torero”, is an absolute...

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