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

This webpage lists all the Heavy Metal (incl Black, Crossover Death, Speed, Power, Thrash Metal) from the 1980s and collectable Hard Rock/Punk LP's as from the 1970s. Names are ordered in alphabetical order of the first part of the name. Bands which have a large discography (eg Accept, AC/DC) will have a seperate and dedicated webpage for their discography.

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GAMMA - Gamma 1 featuring Ronnie Montrose 1979

Gamma 1, the debut album by the American Rock/Hard Rock band Gamma, marks an important milestone in the band's discography. Released on 12" LP vinyl, this album showcases the raw talent and musical prowess of the band members, led by the legendary Ronnie Montrose. With a tracklisting that captivates listeners from start to finish, Gamma 1 is a testament to the band's ability to create powerful and memorable rock music.

Red Label Elektra E1 60034



Gamma 3 is the third album released by the American band with the same name.

"Ronnie Montrose" was the American rock guitarist who led a number of his own bands as well as performed and did session work with a variety of musicians, including Sammy Hagar, Herbie Hancock, Van Morrison, The Beau Brummels, Boz Scaggs, Beaver & Krause, Gary Wright, Tony Williams, The Neville Brothers, Dan Hartman, Marc Bonilla, Edgar Winter, and Johnny Winter.

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Kai Hansen / Gamma Ray - Heading for Tomorrow . Heading for Tomorrow is the first studio album released by German power metal band, Gamma Ray on February 19th, 1990 by Noise Records.

Gamma Ray / Kai Hansen - Heading for Tomorrow(1989, Germany) .

Gamma Ray's "Heading for Tomorrow" album, released in 1989, is a classic of the power metal genre. The album was the debut studio release of the German power metal band, led by founding member Kai Hansen. The album features a mix of traditional heavy metal and power metal with themes of sci-fi and fantasy.

Crypto ZAL 6466

GANAFOUL - Full Speed Ahead

Ganafoul's "Full Speed Ahead" 12" vinyl LP showcases the undeniable talents of its band members. With Jack Bon on guitar, Jean-Yves Astier on bass, and Yves Rotacher on drums, their collective prowess creates an explosive musical experience.


GANAFOUL - Saturday Night

"Ganafoul" invites listeners to a sonic rendezvous with "Saturday Night," an electrifying 12" vinyl LP Album. With a distinct charm, this release captures the essence of the band's musical prowess. Comprising skilled musicians, Ganafoul crafts a memorable experience. Each track resonates with Saturday night vibes, blending genres seamlessly. The vinyl stands as a testament to Ganafoul's ability to create an immersive atmosphere, making it a must-have for enthusiasts of diverse musical landscapes.

Roadrunner RR 9591
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"You Got It," the 1987 studio album by the American Hardcore Punk/Speed Metal ensemble Gang Green, unfolds on a 12" Vinyl LP. A powerful testament to their musical ethos, the album fuses Hardcore Punk's intensity with the speed and vigor of Metal. Gang Green's unapologetic sound and rebellious spirit resonate throughout, making "You Got It" a seminal piece in the Hardcore Punk and Speed Metal realms.


GARY MOORE ( Hard Rock / Heavy Metal, Ireland ) Vinyl Records Discography & Photo Gallery


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  Rough Justice 12 KORE 101

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G.B.H - Oh No It's G.B.H Again ( Punk Rock )

The 1985 G.B.H "Oh No It's G.B.H Again (Rough Justice)" 12" vinyl EP unleashes punk fury across its tracklisting. Side One kicks off with the explosive "Malice in Wonderland", a rebellious anthem challenging societal norms. "Lost in Fog" follows with its relentless pace and raw aggression. Side Two delivers the blistering "Get Out of the City", urging escape, and concludes with the powerful "Company of Wolves", a defiant and introspective punk masterpiece. This EP solidifies G.B.H's punk legacy.

Heavy Metal World Wide HMI LP 88

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GEISHA Phantasmagoria (1987, England)

In the vibrant metal scene of Denmark during the mid-'80s, a band emerged that would etch its name in the world of heavy metal history—GEISHA. Formed in 1985, this formidable group, comprising talented musicians, embarked on a journey that would leave a lasting impact on the Danish metal landscape.

Chrysalis CHM 1521

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GENERATION X - The Best Of Generation X (1985, England)

This a compilation album of the punk-rock band Generation X. It was released in 1985 in response to the international success Billy Idol had recently achieved as well as the media interest generated by Tony James then current project Sigue Sigue Sputnik.

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GENERATION X - Valley of the Dolls / Shakin' All Over (1978)

"Valley of the Dolls/Shakin' All Over" marks a pivotal moment in music history as a 7" 45RPM PS single on colored vinyl from the iconic band Generation X, featuring a young Billy Idol. Released in 1978, this single encapsulates the raw energy and rebellious spirit of punk rock. The vibrant vinyl pays homage to the band's early days, foreshadowing the meteoric rise of Billy Idol and Generation X in the world of musical evolution.

Charisma 6499 593

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New Entry   GENESIS - Live ( 1973, Netherlands)

Genesis - Live (1973)" on 12" Vinyl LP captures the progressive rock legends at their peak. Recorded at The De Montfort Hall in Leicester and the Free Trade Hall in Manchester during February 1973, this album showcases the band's virtuosity. With uncredited performances by Peter Gabriel, Tony Banks, Steve Hackett, Mike Rutherford, and Phil Collins, it's a must-have for fans


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GENTLE GIANT - Missing Piece (UK)

In the world of progressive rock history, Gentle Giant stands as a towering presence, crafting intricate and innovative compositions that continue to captivate listeners to this day. The band's 1977 album, "Missing Piece", represents a pivotal moment in their musical journey. With its complex arrangements, virtuosic instrumentation, and thought-provoking lyrics, the album remains a cherished gem in the progressive rock canon. In this article, we delve into the mesmerizing world of Gentle Giant's "Missing Piece" UK pressing 12" LP vinyl, exploring its significance, musical brilliance, and enduring allure.



The Georgia Satellites' self-titled debut album is a Southern rock masterpiece. Released in 1986, it showcases the band's raw talent and energetic spirit. From the infectious hooks of "Keep Your Hands to Yourself" to the scorching guitar solos of "Railroad Steel", this album captures the essence of Southern rock with its gritty vocals and bluesy swagger.



The Georgia Satellites made a significant impact on the rock scene in the 1980s with their gritty Southern rock sound and infectious energy. Their second studio album, "Open All Night", released in 1988, solidified their reputation as a powerhouse rock band. This weg-page delves into the details of this iconic album, now available on a 12" vinyl LP, highlighting its track listing and notable contributions.

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GIANNA NANNINI ( Italo Rock, Italy ) Vinyl Records Discography & Photo Gallery


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GILLAN - Glory Road (1980, England)

Released in October 1980, "Glory Road" stands as a testament to the rock brilliance of Ian Gillan and his eponymous band. With its captivating blend of powerful vocals, mesmerizing melodies, and impressive musicianship, the album quickly gained recognition and climbed to #3 on the UK album charts. This article explores the significance of "Glory Road" as an iconic vinyl album, delving into its musical content, original artwork, and the talented individuals who brought it to life.

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GIRLSCHOOL ( british heavy metal / nwobhm , england ) Vinyl Records Discography


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Burning World Records – BWR016

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GNAW THEIR TONGUES - L'arrivée De La Terne Mort Triomphante (2010, Netherlands)

"L'arrivée De La Terne Mort Triomphante" unveils the dark, avant-garde mastery of "Gnaw Their Tongues" in a limited edition 12" vinyl LP Album. With only 750 copies, the gatefold cover design, adorned with chilling artwork on the inside, enhances the macabre experience. This 2010 release, the fifth from Dutch musician and composer Maurice de Jong, aka Mories, is a haunting testament to the project's ability to delve into the depths of sonic desolation and create an otherworldly musical narrative.


Corporate Image / Red Rhino and the Cartel GFTRLP010

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"Hit by Hit" by The Godfathers emerges as a seminal debut on the 12" LP vinyl format, presented under the Corporate Image label (GFTRLP010). This 1986 release solidifies The Godfathers' presence in the Alternative Rock scene. The album's impact is accentuated by its title, reflecting a relentless barrage of sonic brilliance. Each track contributes to the band's distinctive sound, marking "Hit by Hit" as a cornerstone in The Godfathers' journey to establish themselves as a formidable force in the world of alternative music.



RCA – XL-13072

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New Entry   GODZ - Nothing Is Sacred ( 1979, Netherlands )

"Nothing Is Sacred" is the second official full length album by the American Hard Rock band "The Godz". "The Godz" is a Hard Rock band from Columbus, Ohio, this band was founded in 1976 and started touring with bands like Kiss and "Cheap Trick" during 1977.



GOGOL - Mau-Maus Les Affaires de L'Angoisse

"L'Affaires de l'Angoisse" presents the avant-garde collaboration between Gogol Premier and Mau-Maus on a 12" LP vinyl. This musical venture encapsulates the experimental spirit of Gogol Premier with the artistic infusion of Mau-Maus. Released on vinyl, the album unfolds as a testament to their collective creativity. With tracks that delve into the realms of angst and unease, the collaboration showcases an innovative fusion of styles, making this vinyl LP a distinctive and evocative addition to the avant-garde music landscape.



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GOGOL 1er et la Horde - Hencor Pir New Web-Page  

Gogol Premier 1er et la Horde's "Hencor' Pir" emerges as a sonic journey on a 12" LP vinyl album. This musical odyssey, marked by Gogol Premier's signature avant-garde style, navigates diverse soundscapes. Released with creative fervor, "Hencor' Pir" stands as a testament to the band's fearless experimentation, offering listeners a unique and captivating experience within the eclectic realms of alternative music.




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Golden Avatar - A Change of Heart (1976, USA)

Golden Avatar's debut studio album, "A Change of Heart," echoes through the grooves of a 12" vinyl LP. Released in 1976, this album marks a pivotal moment in American Jazz-Rock, Fusion, and Prog Rock. With a rich musical tapestry, Golden Avatar weaves intricate melodies, showcasing the band's fusion prowess. "A Change of Heart" on vinyl stands as a timeless testament to the band's innovative spirit in the diverse landscape of progressive music.



GOLDEN EARRING ( Nederbeat / Rock , Netherlands ) Vinyl Records Discography & Photo Gallery


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GORGOROTH - Demo Live Chile 2004 Orange / Yellow vinyl

Gorgoroth's "Demo Live Chile 2004" unfolds as a rare gem on a limited edition 12" vinyl LP album, restricted to 500 copies of striking orange-yellow vinyl. This live recording captures the Norwegian black metal prowess in a visceral performance in Chile. The limited release adds exclusivity to the raw, intense experience, making this vinyl a coveted piece for enthusiasts of Gorgoroth's uncompromising and atmospheric black metal sound.

Victory Records VR57LP

BY THE GRACE OF GOD - Perspective

 Perspective is a fast, uplifting record with songs that directly address issues the band deems important. By The Grace Of God have taken average hardcore songs and transformed them into vehicles of political motivation, self empowerment and emotional release. Recorded at Trax East Studios in New Jersey (Snapcase, Deadguy), this record completely showcases the potential and power of the band.

RCA AFL1-3544

GRACE SLICK (Jefferson Airplane) - Dreams

GRACE SLICK (Jefferson Airplane) - Dreams (1980, USA)

Dreams is Grace Slick's 1980 album. The album was recorded in NYC without any previous or current members of Jefferson Starship. Steve Price of Pablo Cruise plays drums on "Garden of Man." One single, "Seasons", was released in the States to promote the album

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GRATEFUL DEAD ( acid/psych Rock, usa ) Vinyl Records Discography


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GRAVE DIGGER ( POWER/SPEED Metal, Germany ) Vinyl Records Discography


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GRAVESTONE ( Speed / Power metal, Canada ) Vinyl Records Discography & Photo Gallery


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GREAT WHITE - Hooked ( 1991 Europe ) New Web-Page 

This is the album has the original artwork with some nudity. This cover was banned and replaced with an alternative cover that had the hook still below the sea level and the model partially submerged, so that only her head and arms were visible. This is the last album to feature bassist Tony Montana..


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GREEN RIVER - Come on Down

"Come On Down," the groundbreaking 12" vinyl EP by American rock band Green River, stands as the pioneering force in Grunge Rock. This 1985 release, predating the grunge explosion, showcases Pearl Jam's Stone Gossard and Jeff Ament in their earlier incarnation. Green River's raw energy and distinctive sound define a pivotal moment in music history, making this vinyl EP a cornerstone and a must-have for enthusiasts tracing the roots of the grunge movement.

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GRIM REAPER ( NWOBHM , Heavy metal ) Vinyl Records Discography


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GROUNDHOGS - Hogwash (1972, England)

The 1972 release of Groundhogs' "Hogwash" on BGO Records (BGOLP44) in England solidified the band's place in the blues-rock scene. This 12" vinyl LP album showcases the trio's raw talent and tight musicianship, with Tony McPhee's blistering guitar work taking center stage.

Guess Who

GUESS WHO - American Woman

The 1970 release of Guess Who's "American Woman" is an iconic gatefold Dynagroove 12" vinyl LP album. This record catapulted the Canadian rock band to international success. Led by the powerful vocals of Burton Cummings, the title track "American Woman" became a timeless rock anthem.

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GUESS WHO - Flavours (1974, USA)

Guess Who's 1974 12" vinyl LP album, "Flavours", offers a diverse collection of tracks that showcase the band's musical versatility. From the infectious groove of "Dancin' Fool" to the introspective "Diggin' Yourself", the album explores various musical flavors. Tracks like "Dirty" and "Eye" captivate with their edgy rock sound, while "Loves Me Like a Brother" and "Long Gone" display the band's melodic sensibilities. "Flavours" is a captivating journey through Guess Who's eclectic songwriting.

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"The Las Vegas Story" is the third studio album by punk blues group The Gun Club, released in 1984. This album saw the return of founding member and lead guitarist Kid Congo Powers, after a three year stint with The Cramps.

GUN CLUB - The Las Vegas Story (1984, Germany)

"The Las Vegas Story" is the third studio album by punk blues group The Gun Club, released in 1984. This album saw the return of founding member and lead guitarist Kid Congo Powers, after a three year stint with The Cramps.

Animal Records 204 977

GUN CLUB - Miami

GUN CLUB - Miami (1982)

This album "THE GUN CLUB - Miami" is the second album by punk blues group The Gun Club, released in 1982. Debbie Harry appears as a backing singer on various tracks on the album under the pseudonym "D.H. Laurence Jr."

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GNR Guns N' Roses ( Hard Rock, USA ) Vinyl Records Discography & Photo Gallery


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Brain 0060.400 LC 3230

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GURU GURU - Känguru (1972, Germany)

"Guru Guru's "Känguru" beckons listeners into a sonic exploration on a 12" LP vinyl, serving as the third installment from the influential German Krautrock band. Recorded in 1972, this album encapsulates Guru Guru's avant-garde spirit and innovative approach. With experimental compositions and intricate rhythms, "Känguru" remains a testament to the band's contribution to the Krautrock movement, showcasing their ability to push musical boundaries and create a unique auditory experience.