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Sortilège – Larmes de Héros (1986)

Band: Sortilège Release: Larmes de Héros (Full-Length) Genre: Heavy Metal Country: France Year: 1986 Label: Rocks Buy from: eBay Note My all-time favorite french record; this is as good as it will ever get!  It is almost insane to even begin to think how Sortilege was capable of producing such memorable tracks like the melodic chorus-oriented “Mourir Pour Une Princesse” or the epic ballad “Quand un Aveugle Rêve”. Give these tracks a listen and you will evidently see why Zouille is so praised in the underground community, and why he is one of my all-time favorite metal singers. The band sadly...

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Highland Queen – Call of the Hell (1983)

Band: Highland Queen Release: Call of the Hell Genre: Traditional Heavy Metal Country: France Year: 1983 Label: Divox Note First release by short-lived French metallers Highland Queen.  Ditch the b-side and head straight for the title track, as it features a tasty array of lead-oriented guitar riffs and over-the-top vocals; just the right combination to get that blood pumping before (or during) a night of heavy drinking. Tracklist PlayStopNext»«Prev HIDE PLAYLIST Popout X Rating: 80% Lineup Patrick Zamparini: Vocals Bernard Deleruelle: Guitars Christian Longavesne: Guitars Pascal Dolinard: Drums Claude Brame:...

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