Toranaga was a British Thrash Metal ( NWOBHM ) band from Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. The band was formed in 1985 and complete in 1988 with Andy Mitchell ( Guitars ), Steve Todd ( Drums ), Andy Burton ( Bass Guitar ) and Mark Duffy ( Singer ). "Bastard Ballads" is their official debut album and was released in 1988.
Strict grading according to the Goldmine Grading for Vinyl records has been applied, this record has been carefully visually inspected to determine the grading.
MINT (M): Perfect! This record looks PERFECT, with NO flaws what so ever. It looks as though it had never been handled. No scuffs or scratches, blotches or stains.
MINT (M): The album cover looks absolutely perfect in every way.
British Thrash Metal
Peaceville – VILE 5
Peaceville Records a record company founded in 1987 by Paul Halmshaw, this label is best know for releasing Heavy Metal records.
Record Format: 12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram
1989 United Kingdom ( UK )
This album includes the original custom inner sleeve ( OIS ) with on one side a collage of band-photos and on the other side lyrics of all the songs by Toronaga
Kevin Ridley - Producer
Kevin Ridley is a music producer, sound engineer and musician. He is from Newcastle On Tyre ( the center of the NWOBHM ) . During the 1980s he has produced / engineered music albums for bands heavy metal bands like Atomkraft, Cronos, Slutt, Tallion, Toronaga, Venom, War Machine.
Kevin Ridley - Sound Engineer
Kevin Walker - Sleeve Illustration
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