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Omega-The Prophet (High Roller)

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Omega is an old band from England. Even though it was regarded as an N.W.O.B.H.M. act it wasn’t. Omega’s real musical style was progressive rock with some traditional metal guitar parts. The band was formed by Steve Graigner (guitar, keyboards) in 1980 under the name of Apocalypse. The stuff of Apocalypse is also being Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on May 15, 2013 in Monuments, Reissues

 

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Dead Lord-Goodbye Repentance (High Roller)

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This is the first full length album of this new Swedish hard rock act. Dead Lord released a single in 2012 which I reviewed for this website. One of the single’s tunes is present in “Goodbye Repentance” (“Onkalo”). The situation is simple in Dead Lord’s occasion. The sound of the band is similar to that of Thin Lizzy. The fans Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on May 1, 2013 in 2013

 

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Deep Machine-Whispers In The Black (High Roller)

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This is an EP by the British band, Deep Machine, that’s into the N.W.O.B.H.M. scene. They were as popular as bands like early Praying Mantis and early Angelwitch and various live tapes of Deep Machine were floating around the tape trading circuit. Deep Machine released 4 demos back in the ’80s (demo ’80, demo ’81, Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on April 24, 2013 in 2012

 

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Persian Risk-Once A King (vinyl-High Roller, cd-private)

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Persian Risk is an N.W.O.B.H.M. act. They were formed in 1979 (!) in Cardiff. Through the decade of the 1980s they released a single (“Calling for You”, 1981), an EP (“Too Different”, 1984) and a full length album (“Rise Up”, 1986). The mastermind of the band is Carl Sentence who has sung in a couple of other bands (Tokyo Blade- Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on February 6, 2013 in 2012

 

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Gaskin-Edge of Madness (High Roller)

This is the new album of Gaskin, which is a well known N.W.O.B.H.M. band. They released two full length albums back in the ’80s, titled “End of the World and “No Way Out”, which I really like. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on July 17, 2012 in 2012

 

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Hellwell-Beyond The Boundaries of Sin (High Roller)

This is the first album of Helwell, which is a solo project of Mark Shelton, who, in turn, is the main-man of the mighty Manilla Road!!

So a year after the last Manilla Road album we have his new work with Helwell that carries many Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on July 3, 2012 in 2012

 

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Dead Lord-Dead Lord (High Roller)

Dead Lord is a new Swedish band in which participate members of Enforcer, Morbus Chron, Kongh and The Scams. The style of this Stockholm based band is hard rock with some metal elements and they are mainly influenced by Thin Lizzy. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on June 8, 2012 in 2012

 

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