METAL CHURCH Collector's Album Gallery & Infortmation

"Metal Church " was an American heavy metal band. They originally formed in Seattle, Washington as Shrapnel in 1980. Their first album was released in 1984, and the band's most recent work, "This Present" Wasteland, was released in 2008.

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On the discography listing below you will find METAL CHURCH vinyl records released during the 1970s and 1980s. For each record you will have the record companie's catalognr, album title, year and country of release. Complete information for each record can be viewed by selecting the corresponding links. Albums have been ordered in ascending alphabetical order of the album titles.

Mini biography:
"Metal Church" was formed when the thrash metal genre was still evolving. Lyrically, the band's themes are usually dark, with early topics such as conflict and fear expanding to philosophical and social commentary later on. After releasing five full-length albums and touring extensively throughout the 1980s and early 1990s, Metal Church disbanded in 1994, but decided to re-form four years later. Having endured numerous lineup changes since, they worked with their third vocalist, and have released four more studio albums and one live album. On July 7, 2009 it was announced on the band's official website that they have again disbanded. "Metal Church" was formed when the thrash metal genre was still evolving. Lyrically, the band's themes are usually dark, with early topics such as conflict and fear expanding to philosophical and social commentary later on. After releasing five full-length albums and touring extensively throughout the 1980s and early 1990s, Metal Church disbanded in 1994, but decided to re-form four years later. Having endured numerous lineup changes since, they worked with their third vocalist, and have released four more studio albums and one live album. On July 7, 2009 it was announced on the band's official website that they have again disbanded.
Label& Catalogno Band/Performers - Album Title Year Country
Elektra 960 817
METAL CHURCH - Blessing in Disguise

METAL CHURCH - Blessing in Disguise

"Blessing in Disguise" is the third studio album by American heavy metal band "Metal Church", released as a vinyl LP in the summer of 1988.

1988 EEC

Elektra 960 493 METAL CHURCH - The Dark  "The Dark" is the second full length album released by Metal Church. It was also the last album in which the line-up of Wayne, Vanderhoof, Arrington, Wells and Erickson performed.

METAL CHURCH - The Dark

"The Dark" is the second full length album released by Metal Church. It was also the last album in which the line-up of Wayne, Vanderhoof, Arrington, Wells and Erickson performed.

1986 Germany
Elektra 9604931

METAL CHURCH - The Dark

1986 USA

Elektra 960471

Price 21.99€

New Entry METAL CHURCH - S/T self-titled Elektra

is the self-titled debut album. Released in 1984, this album and its successor, 1986's The Dark, are considered metal classics. The cover art depicts a cruciform Gibson Explorer hidden in shadows and smoke.

Steam-Hammer SH 0023  

METAL CHURCH - S/T Self-Titled incl Big Guns

1984 Germany

SteamHammer Banzai BRC 1933

METAL CHURCH - S/T Self-Titled Canada Banzai

1984 Canada