Hiroshima – Soldier of the World (1983)

Band: Hiroshima Release: Soldier of the World (Single) Genre: Heavy/Power Metal Country: Sweden/Finland Year: 1983 Label: Self-Released Note One of my all-time favorite Swedish metal singles alongside the mighty Gotham City single released in 1982.  Both tracks are just absolutely mind-blowing, I cannot stress this enough!  Some of you may already know the “Soldier of the World” track from Hiroshima‘s debut record (which can be found here), and I must say the quality and the overall orchestration of the song in the single is far superior.  The second track, “Nuclear Nightmare”, easily solidifies the talent that this band once...

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Hiroshima – Taste of Death (1984)

Band: Hiroshima Release: Taste of Death (Full-Length) Genre: Heavy/Power Metal Country: Sweden/Finland Year: 1984 Label: Krak Buy from: eBay Highlights: “Taste of Death”, “Midnight Fighter”, “Soldier of the World” Tracklist Taste Of DeathRock 'n' Roll PriestLonely RoomDreamworldDown On My KneesMidnight FighterTouch MeEscapeLooserSoldier Of The World Rating: 88% Lineup Tony Hanover: Vocals Hero O’Hara: Guitars Luke Powerhand: Guitars Raimo “Quick” Pikanen: Drums Jake Killer:...

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