"A" - Rock & Heavy Metal on vinyl albums for band-names starting with the letter "A"

This online compilation catalogs the vibrant spectrum of Heavy Metal and Hard Rock genres, encompassing Black, Crossover Death, Speed, Power, and Thrash Metal, prevalent throughout the 1980s. Additionally, it houses a prized collection of Hard Rock and Punk LPs dating back to the 1970s. The names are arranged in alphabetical order based on the initial letters of each band's name. For those bands with substantial discographies, such as Accept and AC/DC, dedicated webpages are exclusively devoted to their extensive musical journeys.

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Roadrunner RR 9690

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AARONSROD - Illusions Kill (1986, Netherlands)

This album "Illusions Kill" by "Aaronsrod" has been produced by "Rick Asher Keefer" and released in 1986. It has been recorded at the "Sea West Studios" during 1985. The album cover was designed/drawn by "Frank Jensen" and the photos on the back cover were done by "Eddee Louie".

RoadrunneR RR 9788

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ABATTOIR Vicious Attack (1985, Netherlands)

ABATTOIR's "Vicious Attack" is a classic heavy metal album released in 1985 in the Netherlands. The album features nine tracks of fast-paced and aggressive metal with a focus on tight musicianship and powerful vocals. Standout tracks include "Screams from the Grave" and the title track "Vicious Attack".

Noise International N 0045

ABATTOIR - The Only Safe Place

ABATTOIR - The Only Safe Place (1986)

ABATTOIR's "The Only Safe Place" is the band's second full-length album, released in 1986. The album features a more polished sound compared to their debut, with a focus on heavy, riff-driven metal. Standout tracks include "Under My Skin" and "Night of the Knife". The album is a must-listen for fans of classic heavy metal.

DOOM079

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ABOMINATION Demos 12" Vinyl LP Album

ABOMINATION's "Demos" is a collection of early recordings by the death/thrash metal band, released on 12" vinyl LP. The album features twelve tracks of raw and aggressive metal, showcasing the band's early sound and style. While not as polished as their later releases, "Demos" offers a glimpse into the band's formative years and serves as a testament to their raw talent and intensity.

CITY 001

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ABRASIVE WHEELS - When The Punks Go Marching In ( 1982 France )

"Abrasive Wheels" were a punk rock band of the late 1970s - early 1980s. They hailed from Leeds, England and were seldom out of the Independent charts between 1980 and 1984 when the band split. The band were Shonna Rzonca - vocals, Dave Ryan - guitar, Harry Harrison - bass, Nev Nevison - drums.

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ACCUSER - Experimental Errors

Founded in the early 80s in Kreuztal , Acc §ser he belonged to the first German thrash metal bands, but could not, unlike the likes of Kreator , Sodom , Protector and Destruction scene only make internal attention. International success of the band remained failed, while in Germany a few successes have been achieved.

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ACE - Bad Boys ( 1986 France )

"Bad Boys" is the debut album from the French heavy metal band ACE. Released in 1984, the album features nine tracks of high-energy metal with catchy riffs and powerful vocals. The album was produced by legendary French producer Jean-Pierre Janiaud, who has worked with many other notable French metal bands. "Bad Boys" remains a collector's item for fans of French heavy metal and is a must-listen for fans of the genre.

Megaforce Worldwide 781 749-1

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ACE FREHLEY - Frehley's Comet (1987, Germany)

"Frehley's Comet" is the self-titled debut album by former KISS guitarist Ace Frehley's band. Released in 1987, the album features a mix of hard rock and heavy metal with Frehley's signature guitar style and vocals. Standout tracks include "Rock Soldiers" and "Into the Night". The album is a must-listen for fans of Frehley's work in KISS and 80s hard rock and metal in general.

Expulsion – EXIT 3

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ACE LANE - See You in Heaven (1983, UK)

"See You in Heaven" is the debut album from the British heavy metal band ACE LANE, released in 1983. The album features ten tracks of classic NWOBHM-style metal with powerful vocals and driving guitar riffs. Standout tracks include "Cold Nights", "I'm on Fire", and the title track "See You in Heaven". The album is a must-listen for fans of British heavy metal and the NWOBHM movement.

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ACID REIGN - Moshkinstein

ACID REIGN - Moshkinstein (1988, England)

"Moshkinstein," Acid Reign's debut EP, epitomizes thrash metal energy with its aggressive riffs and powerful percussion. The clever title merges "mosh" from the intense dance culture of thrash metal concerts with "Frankenstein," humorously symbolizing a monstrous creation born from the chaotic mosh pit. Released on 12" vinyl, the record captures the band's raw sound and irreverent spirit, leaving an indelible mark on the thrash metal scene.

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ACROPHET - Corrupt Minds

"Corrupt Minds" by the American hardcore thrash metal band "Acrophet" is their first official album. It was released in 1988, it was produced by "Eric Greif" with "Alan Pangelinan" as sound engineer. The album cover art was designed by "Lisa Meijer" and "Steve Martinez".

CBS SPR 41

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ACTION SAMPLER JANIS JOPLIN CBS Green Vinyl

"Action Sampler" is a compilation album released by CBS Records in 1984, featuring tracks by various artists including Janis Joplin. The album was pressed on green vinyl and features a mix of rock, pop, and folk tracks. Joplin's track, "Cry Baby", is a standout moment on the album, showcasing her powerful vocals and bluesy style. The album is a great introduction to the diverse musical offerings of CBS Records in the 1980s.

ACTIVE MINDS - You Can Close Your Eyes to the Horrors of Reality...(Punk)

"You Can Close Your Eyes to the Horrors of Reality" is a 12" vinyl LP album by the British punk rock band "Active Mind"s. Released in 1990, the album features 22 tracks of fast-paced, politically charged punk rock with themes ranging from animal rights to anarchism. The album is a standout example of the DIY punk ethos, with the band recording and releasing the album themselves.

Roadrunner RR 9494 / Triple X
ADOLESCENTS - Balboa Fun Zone

ADOLESCENTS - Balboa Fun Zone (1988)

"Balboa Fun Zone" is the third studio album by the American punk rock band Adolescents. Released in 1988, the album features 11 tracks of high-energy punk rock with a mix of political and personal lyrics. The album marks a departure from the band's earlier hardcore punk sound, incorporating elements of surf rock and pop punk. Standout tracks include "It's Tattoo Time" and "Instant Karma".

Devil's Records MAD 2009
ADX - Execution

ADX - Execution (1985, France)

Exécution is the first official full-length album by the French Speed/Thrash Metal band ADX (Paris, France). This album was recorded at Garage Studio and released in 1985. It is a classic French heavy metal record that showcases the band's energetic and raw sound. The album features eight tracks with powerful riffs, catchy choruses, and fast-paced solos. The lyrics revolve around themes of horror, death, and rebellion, delivering a visceral and intense experience for metal fans. Devil's Records is widely regarded as a must-have for fans of old-school heavy metal and remains a timeless gem of the genre.

Allo Music. Sydney Productions, MUSIDISC 11052

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ADX - Suprematie Rare French Heavy Metal (1987, France)

ADX's 1987 album "Suprematie" is a rare French heavy metal gem that showcases the band's ability to blend traditional heavy metal with speed metal elements. The album features intricate guitar work, powerful drumming, and soaring vocals that showcase the band's technical prowess. The lyrics are both thought-provoking and rebellious, touching on themes of war, power, and freedom.

 

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AGONY - The First Defiance

AGONY - The First Defiance (1988, England)

"The First Defiance" is the debut album by the Swedish heavy metal band Agony. Released in 1988, the album features nine tracks of high-speed, aggressive heavy metal with a mix of political and personal lyrics.

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AIRRACE - Shaft of Light (1984)

AOR stands for Album Oriented Rock, which is a radio format and genre of rock music that emerged in the late 1960s and gained popularity in the 1970s and 1980s. AOR is characterized by its emphasis on album-length recordings and a broad, mainstream appeal. The style features well-crafted, melodic songs with polished production values and a focus on hooks and harmonies. AOR artists often incorporate elements of pop, folk, and progressive rock, and the genre has been associated with acts like Fleetwood Mac, Boston, and Foreigner.

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ALASKA, Bernie Marsden - Heart of the Storm. (1984)

"Heart of the Storm" is the debut album by the British hard rock band Alaska, featuring former Whitesnake guitarist Bernie Marsden. Released in 1984, the album showcases the band's signature style of melodic hard rock, characterized by powerful guitar riffs, catchy hooks, and soaring vocals. The album's polished production and slick musicianship make it a standout release of the 80s hard rock scene

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ALCATRAZZ - Dangerous Games  is the third and final studio album released by the American heavy metal band Alcatrazz. This album marked a drastic departure from the bands two previous albums with its heavily Japanese influenced style.

ALCATRAZZ - Dangerous Games

ALCATRAZZ's "Dangerous Games," the band's third studio album, released in 1986, marked a departure with its heavily Japanese-influenced style. Produced by Richie Podolor, recorded by Bill Cooper, and mastered by Mike Reese, the album featured a striking cover by Tommy Steele, Ray Kahara, and Manuel Nuñes. The fusion of metal and Japanese elements showcased in tracks like "Dangerous Games" and "Undercover" demonstrates the band's bold exploration and artistic evolution in the heavy metal landscape.

Capitol ST-12385

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ALCATRAZZ - Disturbing the Peace (1985, USA)

"Disturbing the Peace" is the third studio album by the American hard rock band Alcatrazz, released in 1985. Featuring virtuoso guitarist Steve Vai, the album showcases the band's blend of heavy metal and melodic rock, characterized by powerful vocals, dynamic instrumentation, and intricate guitar solos. The album's energetic sound and musicianship make it a standout release of the 80s hard rock scene

Portrait FR 37498 / AL 37498

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ALDO NOVA - S/T Self-Titled (1982, Canada original vinyl pressing from Canada)

The eponymous debut album of Canadian rock musician "Aldo Nova" was released in 1982 and is considered a classic of the 80s hard rock era. Featuring a blend of catchy hooks, driving riffs, and soaring vocals, the album showcases Nova's impressive guitar skills and songwriting abilities. The lyrics sleeve offers a deeper insight into Nova's creative process and adds an extra layer of interest for fans.

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ALIEN FORCE - Hell and High Water (1985)

"Hell and High Water" is the first official full-length album released by the Danish Heavy Metal band: "Alien Force". It is a classic record that showcases the band's technical musicianship and hard-hitting sound. The album features nine tracks with pounding drums, scorching riffs, and powerful vocals. The lyrics touch on themes of power, rebellion, and individuality, resonating with metal fans worldwide. "Hell and High Water" remains a highly-regarded piece of Danish heavy metal history and a must-have for fans of the genre.

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ALIEN SEX FIEND - Here Cum Germs

The 1987 "Here Cum Germs" album by English gothic rock band "Alien Sex Fiend" is a unique record that blends elements of punk, new wave, and industrial music. The album features seven tracks with dark, eerie, and often humorous lyrics that explore themes of horror, sex, and rebellion. The music is characterized by electronic beats, distorted guitars, and spooky sound effects, creating a haunting soundscape that perfectly complements the band's distinctive style.

C60 28425 006

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ALISA / ALICE BLOCK OF HELL / АЛИСА - Блок Ада ( 1987, Russia )

"Block of Hell" is a rare 1967 LP by the Russian new wave/prog rock band Alisa Alice. The album features a unique blend of genres, incorporating elements of experimental rock, jazz, and avant-garde music. With only six tracks, "Block of Hell" takes listeners on a journey through psychedelic soundscapes, hypnotic rhythms, and unconventional song structures. The album is a testament to the band's innovative spirit and remains a highly sought-after piece of Russian rock history.

Melodiya C60 28961 008

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Alice / Alisa Shestoy Lesnichy (Sixth Ranger) ( 1990 Russia )

"Block of Hell" is a rare 1967 LP by the Russian new wave/prog rock band Alisa Alice. The album features a unique blend of genres, incorporating elements of experimental rock, jazz, and avant-garde music. With only six tracks, "Block of Hell" takes listeners on a journey through psychedelic soundscapes, hypnotic rhythms, and unconventional song structures. The album is a testament to the band's innovative spirit and remains a highly sought-after piece of Russian rock history.  


ATCO SD 33-342

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Allman Brothers Band - Idlewild South ( 1970 USA )

  Idlewild South enjoyed some popular success as well as critical enthusiasm, mostly due to what Rolling Stone magazine called "briefer, tighter, less 'heavy' numbers" which were more radio-friendly. The two most prominent of these were "Midnight Rider" and "Revival", the latter of which, in conjunction with the instrumental "In Memory of Elizabeth Reed" (which would become one of the Allmans' most famed

Black Label Polydor 841 347

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THE ALMIGHTY - Blood, Fire & Love ( 1984 Netherlands )

"Blood, Fire and Love" is the first studio album released by Scottish heavy metal band The Almighty. "The Almighty's" 1984 album "Blood, Fire & Love" is a powerful and dynamic piece of hard rock history. The album features eleven tracks with driving riffs, thundering drums, and intense vocals. The lyrics explore themes of love, loss, and defiance, creating a raw and emotional experience for listeners. "Blood, Fire & Love" is considered a classic of the hard rock genre and a must-have for fans of bands like AC/DC, Guns N' Roses, and Motley Crue.

The Ajna Offfensive Flame 25

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ALTAR OF PERVERSION - Adgnosco Veteris Vestigia Flammae

Altar of Perversion's 2004 release, Adgnosco Veteris Vestigia Flammae, is a 10" MLP vinyl that showcases the band's signature style of raw, atmospheric black metal. The album features four tracks, each with a haunting, otherworldly atmosphere that draws the listener into the depths of darkness. With its expertly crafted soundscapes and intense, aggressive instrumentation, Adgnosco Veteris Vestigia Flammae remains a standout release in the genre of black metal.

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ANGEL CITY - Night Attack ( 1982 Netherlands )

Angel City's Night Attack is a classic hard rock album from Australia, released in 1981. Featuring the powerful vocals of Doc Neeson and the band's signature bluesy guitar riffs, Night Attack is a must-have for fans of the genre. Night Attack is a classic album that helped to establish Angel City as one of the premier hard rock bands of the era.

Anagram GRAM 007

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ANGELIC UPSTARTS - Angel Dust The Collected Highs 1978-1983 ( 1983 France )

Angel Dust: Anagram Collected Highs 1978-1983 is a compilation album by English punk rock band Angelic Upstarts. Released in 1983, it features some of the band's most iconic tracks, including "The Murder of Liddle Towers" and "Police Oppression". The album showcases the band's political activism and confrontational lyrics, making it a must-have for fans of punk rock and social justice. Overall, Angel Dust is a powerful and important album that reflects the spirit of rebellion and dissent that defined the punk movement.

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ANIALATOR - self-titled red vinyl

Anialator's self-titled debut EP, released in 1988, is a thrash metal classic that features some of the band's most blistering and aggressive tracks. The EP was released on red vinyl and features a raw, intense sound that showcases the band's technical proficiency and high-energy performance style. With songs like "Extermination by Dawn" and "Anialator", this EP is a must-have for fans of thrash metal and classic underground metal.

Roadrunner Records – RR 9374-1

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ANNIHILATOR - Never, Neverland ( 1990, Netherlands ) New Web-Page    

Annihilator's "Never, Neverland" from 1990 stands as a significant milestone in the realm of Canadian thrash metal. Featuring Coburn Pharr as the lead vocalist, the album not only displayed raw energy but also delved into profound lyrical themes, particularly exploring psychological concepts. Regarded as a seminal piece, the album has left a lasting imprint on the genre, playing a crucial role in shaping the trajectory of Canadian heavy metal.

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ANTI-NOWHERE LEAGUE - Live in Yugoslavia ( 1983 United Kingdom )

The inaugural live album by the punk band Anti-Nowhere League, titled "ANTI-NOWHERE LEAGUE - Live in Yugoslavia," captures a dynamic performance recorded at Moša Pijade Hall in Zagreb, Yugoslavia, in 1983. The album was subsequently released and pressed later that same year in England under I.D Records. Notably, the live recording utilized the mobile equipment of Radio Zagreb, with Mladen Skalec serving as the engineer and Enco Lesic as the recording consultant.

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ANTI-NOWHERE LEAGUE - We are the League ( 1982 United Kingdom )

"We Are the League" is the debut album by English punk rock band Anti-Nowhere League, released in 1982. The album features the band's signature sound, characterized by aggressive vocals and heavy guitar riffs. With tracks like "So What" and "Streets of London". "We Are the League" is a must-have for fans of punk rock and rebellious music. Despite being banned in the UK upon release, the album has since become a cult classic and a defining release in the punk genre.

GET BACK GET 7

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ANTI-PASTI - The Last Call ( 1986 Italy )

The Last Call is the third and final album by English punk rock band Anti-Pasti, released in 1986 as an Italian exclusive. The album features the band's classic punk sound, characterized by driving basslines and political lyrics. With tracks like "Agents of the State" and "Call the Army (I'm Alive)". The Last Call is a must-have for fans of punk rock and political music. Despite being a lesser-known release in the genre, it remains an important part of Anti-Pasti's legacy.

Rondelet Music & Records About 5

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ANTI-PASTI - The Last Call ( 1981 England / United Kingdom )

"ANTI-PASTI - The Last Call," a seminal UK punk 12" LP vinyl album, represents the debut work of the punk band Anti-Pasti. Formed in 1978 by Martin Roper and Dugi Bell, the group expanded to include Kev Nixon, Will Hoon, and later, Olly Hoon. The album achieved notable success, spending seven weeks on the UK Albums Chart, with a peak position at #31, leaving a lasting imprint on the punk music scene.

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APHRODITE'S CHILD ( PROG ROCK, greece ) Vinyl Records Discography

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APOCALYPSE - Apocalypse self-titled Swiss Pressing

APOCALYPSE - S-T self-titled Swiss Pressing ( 1988 Switzerland )

  This is the extremely rare and hard to find Swiss 1st pressing release of Apocalypse's Thrash Metal debut album   Because of the small market size (more often record were imported from Germany, France, or Holland) in Switzerland, This Swiss edition was pressed in limited quantities.

RoadrunneR RR 9568

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APOCRYPHA - The Forgotten Scroll New Web-Page

In the world of American Thrash and Power Metal, "The Forgotten Scroll" marks Apocrypha's debut studio album on a 12" Vinyl LP. Hailing from Las Vegas, Nevada, the band emerged in 1987, leaving an enduring impact until their hiatus in 1991. This album encapsulates Apocrypha's dynamic fusion, showcasing their prowess in delivering a compelling musical narrative through powerful thrash and metal influences.

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ARMISTICE - Fluff and Stuff, The EP's and the Early Years

ARMISTICE - Fluff and Stuff, The EP's and the Early Years

"Fluff and "Stuff": The EP's and the Early Years is a compilation album by Canadian indie rock band Armistice. Released in 2013, the album includes the band's early EPs as well as previously unreleased tracks and demos. The album showcases the band's eclectic sound, which combines elements of indie rock, folk, and electronic music. With tracks like "City Lights" and "Mission Bells", Fluff and Stuff is a must-have for fans of indie rock and experimental music.


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ARROWS - Stand Back ( 1984 Netherlands ) .

"The Arrows' "Stand Back" 12" vinyl LP, released in 1984, marks their debut full-length album, boasting three hit Canadian singles. Producer David Tyson's outstanding work earned him a Juno Award nomination in 1984 for "Producer of the Year." The album showcases the band's prowess and solidifies its presence in the Canadian music scene.

NEAT 1030
ARTILLERY - Fear of Tomorrow

ARTILLERY - Fear of Tomorrow ( 1985 )

During the 1980s the Danish Thrash Metal band Artillery have released two official full-length albums "Fear of Tomorrow" and "Terror Squad", both albums have been produced by "Artillery" and the producers Lars O. Christensen and Nis Bogvad.

NEAT RR 9615
ARTILLERY - Terror Squad

ARTILLERY - Terror Squad (1985)

Terror Squad is the second studio album by Danish thrash metal band Artillery, released in 1985. The album features the band's signature sound, characterized by lightning-fast riffs and aggressive vocals. With tracks like "The Challenge" and "Terror Squad", Terror Squad is a must-have for fans of thrash metal and classic underground metal. The album also features a lyrics sleeve, providing fans with a closer look at the band's political and social commentary.

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ASGARD - In the Ancient Days (1986, Germany)

Asgard is a Dutch Power/Thrash metal which was originally named "Angel Dust". This is the only one official album: "In the ancient days". Rene Tholen, Peter Visscher, Harry Gravers, Appie van der Lei and Catrinus Homan originally started the "Angel Dust" band in Emmer-Compascuum, in the Dutch province Drenthe (Drenthe is known as the birthplace of the Polder-Blues band Cuby and the Blizzards.) Around 1985 "Angel Dust" was disbanded and Appie van der Lei , Catrinus Homan, Harry Gravers, Peter Visscher and Rene Tholen continued as the ASGARD band.

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ASSASSIN - Interstellar Experience

Assassin's "Interstellar Experience," an influential punk crossover thrash 12" vinyl LP, initially released on Steamhammer Records, with a later reissue on Axe Killer Records. Notably, the Dead-wax bears inscriptions like "Ich Binen Biervapier," "Kill," and "Fuck Off." The album stands as a raw and unapologetic representation of the band's aggressive sound, solidifying its place in punk and thrash music history.

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ATLAIN was a German Heavy Metal band (the band's firstname was Destroyer) this band started in 1983 and was dismantled in 1985

ATLAIN - G.O.E ( 1985 Germany )

"ATLAIN's "G.O.E." 12" LP vinyl album represents the pinnacle of the German Heavy Metal band's brief yet impactful existence. Formerly known as Destroyer, ATLAIN thrived from 1983 to 1985, leaving an indelible mark with this, their second and final record. "G.O.E. Earthshaker" showcases the band's prowess, serving as a testament to their contribution to the German Heavy Metal scene during their fleeting but significant tenure."

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ATLAIN - Living the Dark (1984, Belgium)

The 1984 album "Living in the Dark" by the British heavy metal band, Atlain, was released as a 12" vinyl LP. The album consists of eight tracks, including the title track "Living in the Dark" and "Lost in the Streets". The album received mixed reviews upon its release but has since gained a cult following among heavy metal fans. It remains a popular choice for collectors of vinyl records from the era.

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ATOMKRAFT - Queen of Death ( 1986 UK )

"ATOMKRAFT's "Queen of Death" 12" Vinyl LP, released in the UK, embodies the prowess of the English heavy/speed metal band amid the new wave of British heavy metal movement. Formed in 1979 and disbanding in 1988, Atomkraft made a lasting impact on the metal scene. This release encapsulates their musical legacy, showcasing the band's contribution to the dynamic and evolving landscape of British heavy metal during their active years."

Roadrunner Records – RR 125.481

 

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ATOMKRAFT - Queen of Death ( 1986 Netherlands )

This is the Dutch release of "Queen of Death" the 2nd album by the NWOBHM band: Atomkraft. Album cover artwork by David Parker at Fine Art

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ATROPHY - Socialized Hate

  "Socialized Hate" is the debut album from Arizona thrash metal band, Atrophy. It was released on Roadrunner Records in 1988. The album was co-produced by prolific producer/engineer, Bill Metoyer , who became famous for his work on early Slayer albums and went on to produce many heavy metal albums released in the 1980s and 1990s,

Atrophy - Violent by Nature

ATROPHY - Violent by Nature

  "Violent by Nature" is the second album from AmericanThe model for the artwork is Richie Bujinowski (now Cavalera), who would later become Max Cavalera's adopted stepson and frontman of Incite. The model for the artwork is Richie Bujinowski (now Cavalera), who would later become Max Cavalera's adopted stepson and frontman of Incite.

RoadrunneR RR 9750

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ATTACKER - Battle At Helms Deep (1985, Holland)

"Battle At Helms Deep" is "Attacker's" first (debut) album. This is the version with the original album cover art with the "Green Monster" by Attacker, Steven Carr, and Ken Pontac. Later issues of this album have an album cover with a brownish monster over an open fire (which was most likely the very first album cover design)

No Future Punk 6
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ATTAK - Zombies (1983, England)

Zombies is the debut album by English punk rock band Attak, released in 1983. The album features the band's aggressive, high-energy sound, characterized by fast-paced guitar riffs and powerful vocals. Zombies is a must-have for fans of punk rock and the UK82 scene. The album's raw, unpolished production perfectly captures the spirit of the band's live shows.

Devll's Records DLS 284

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ATTENTAT ROCK - Gang des Saigneurs

"Le Gang des Saigneurs" is the second album by French punk rock band Attentat Rock, released in 1984. The album features the band's raw and rebellious sound, characterized by high-energy guitar riffs and politically charged lyrics. Le Gang des Saigneurs is a must-have for fans of punk rock and French underground music. The album was released on Devil's Records, a label known for its support of alternative and punk music.

Virgin DM 207 198
ATTENTAT ROCK - Strike

ATTENTAT ROCK - Strike ( 1985 EEC )

Strike is the debut album by French punk rock band Attentat Rock, released in 1983. The album features the band's hard-hitting sound, characterized by driving basslines and politically charged lyrics. The album's cover features a provocative image of a scantily clad woman, adding to the band's rebellious and provocative image.

Shattered Records – PAL-1215

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ATTILA - Rolling Thunder ( 1986 USA )

"Rolling Thunder" is the one and only official full-length album released by the "Attila" Heavy Metal band from New York City". The Attila band has been active from 1983 until 1986. After the release of "Rolling Thunder" the band split up.

RoadrunneR RR 9699

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ATTILA - Rolling Thunder ( 1986, Netherlands )

"Rolling Thunder" is the third studio album by American heavy metal band Attila, released in 1986. The album features the band's signature sound, characterized by powerful guitar riffs and aggressive vocals. Rolling Thunder is a must-have for fans of classic heavy metal and thrash. The album was released on Roadrunner Records, a Dutch label known for its support of heavy metal and hard rock music.

Attitude - Kein Schlaf Bis Deutschland

ATTITUDE - Kein Schlaf Bis Deutschland

"Kein Schlaf Bis Deutschland" is the debut album by German hardcore punk band Attitude, released in 1985. The album features the band's high-energy sound, characterized by fast-paced guitar riffs and aggressive vocals in both German and English. This album is a must-have for fans of hardcore punk and the German punk scene. The album's title translates to "No Sleep Until Germany".

RCA PL 87009

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AUTOGRAPH - That's The Stuff ( 1985 Italy )

The robot woman on the front album cover of Autograph's "That's The Stuff" was clearly influenced by the Female/Women bots by the Japanese Illustrator: Hajime Sorayama .

Autograph is a glam metal band that formed in Los Angeles, USA in 1983.

RoadrunneR RR 9740

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AVALANCHE - Pray for the Sinner (1985, Netherlands)

Avalanche is a three-men band from Kansas City, Missouri. This American Heavy Metal band was active from 1985 until 1988 and has released one full-length album called "Pray for the Sinner".

Park Lane , EPIC AL 35716 / JE 35716

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AVIARY - S/T Self-Titled Prog Rock ( USA )

The self-titled debut album of the progressive rock band Aviary was released in 1979 as a 12" LP vinyl album. The album consists of nine tracks, including "Soaring". The album received critical acclaim for its intricate and melodic compositions, displaying the band's musical virtuosity. The album is considered a classic of the progressive rock genre and a must-have for vinyl collectors.

Avenger - Killer Elite

AVENGER - Killer Elite

"Killer Elite" is the only studio album by the British heavy metal band Avenger, released in 1985 as a 12" vinyl LP. The album features 12 tracks of fast and aggressive music that showcase the band's New Wave of British Heavy Metal (NWOBHM) style. Highlights include "Revenge Attack", "(Fight For The) Right To Rock", and "Sawmill". The album received positive reviews for its high-energy performance and is considered a classic of the NWOBHM movement. The vinyl LP is highly sought after by metal fans and collectors alike.

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AXE ( Hard rock, usa ) Vinyl Records Discography

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Axe Killer Records 7024

AXE ATTACK, Guitar Pete's – Nightmare

AXE ATTACK, Guitar Pete's – Nightmare (1986, France)

AXE ATTACK's 1985 album 'Nightmare', released on the French Axe Killer label, was fronted guitarist Pete Brasino and vocalised by ex-HIGHWAY CHILE vocalist Armand van der Stigchel. The band was essentially GUITAR PETE'S AXE ATTACK, the album originally having been released in the USA with different cover art and billed 'Nitemare'

SteamHammer SPV 08-7609

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AXEL RUDI PELL - Wild Obsession ( 1989, Germany )

"AXEL RUDI PELL's "Wild Obsession" 12" Vinyl LP stands as the debut solo venture for the German guitar virtuoso, following his departure from the heavy metal band Steeler. Released after his tenure with Steeler, this album marks Axel Rudi Pell's independent musical journey. "Wild Obsession" captures the essence of his evolving style and serves as a pivotal moment in his solo career, showcasing the guitarist's prowess and creative direction in the realm of heavy metal."

SKULL 8334

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AXE VICTIMS - Another Victim ( 1984 Belgium )

"Another Victim" is the debut album of the British hard rock band Axe Victims, released in 1983 as a 12" vinyl LP. The album features ten tracks of heavy, guitar-driven rock, including "Heartbreaker", "Can't Stand It", and "Turn It Loud". The album's first pressing includes the track "For The Ladies" which was later removed. The LP is highly sought after by collectors for its rarity and its excellent musicianship. Fans of hard rock will enjoy the dynamic energy of Axe Victims' debut album.

Roadrunner Records – RR 9803

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  AXE WITCH - Visions Of The Past (1984, Netherlands)

"AXE WITCH's "Visions of the Past" 12" Vinyl LP, the second full-length offering from the Swedish heavy metal band, was unleashed in 1984. The album stands as a testament to Axewitch's musical prowess during this era. Notably, the release features the original custom inner sleeve adorned with photographs of the band members, providing a visual glimpse into the world of Axewitch as they crafted this influential piece in the landscape of Swedish heavy metal."

EMI 1C 064-7 91829 1

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AXXIS ‎– Kingdom Of The Night ( 1989 Germany )

"Kingdom of the Night" is the debut album of the German hard rock band Axxis, released in 1989 as a 12" vinyl LP. The album features ten tracks of melodic hard rock, including the singles "Living In A World", "Never Say Never", and the title track "Kingdom Of The Night". The album received positive reviews and is considered a classic of the European hard rock scene. The vinyl LP with original inner sleeve is highly sought after by collectors.