Various – One Take No Dubs (1982)

 Band: Alien/Avenger/Black Rose/Hellanbach Release: One Take No Dubs (Compilation) Genre: NWOBHM Country: United Kingdom Year: 1982 Label: Neat Records Buy from: eBay Note Now this one will certainly be in your playlist for quite some time!  These 4 cult bands of the NWOBHM era showcase their utmost talent through these 4 excruciatingly head-bangin’ tracks. What surprised me the most on this release is how FUCKING FAST AND HEAVY some songs are (for 1982 at least); I mean were talking about the ever-so unknown Alien showing off their compelling riffs throughout “Could Have Done Better”, or maybe the great Black Rose,...

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Avenger (UK) – Killer Elite (1985)

Band: Avenger Release: Killer Elite (Full-Length) Genre: Heavy/Speed Metal Country: United Kingdom Year: 1985 Label: Neat Records Tracklist Revenge AttackRun For Your LifeBrand of TortureSteel on Steel(Fight for the Rock) Right RockHard TimesUnder the HammerFace to the GroundDangerous GamesYesterdays HeroesM.M. 85Sawmill Rating: 86% Lineup Ian Swift: Vocals Greg Reiter: Guitars Gary Young: Drums Mick Moore:...

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