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

  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 will have a seperate and dedicated webpage for their discography.

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IAN DURY & THE BLOCKHEADS ( New Wave / Punk Rock, England ) Vinyl Records Discography & Photo Gallery


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Virgin Records 302 194

Ian Gillan - Live at Budokan Vol I & II 2LP (German release)

"Ian Gillan's 'Live at Budokan Vol I & II' unfolds across the expanse of a 2LP Vinyl Album, capturing the dynamic essence of his live performance. Renowned for his tenure with Deep Purple, Gillan's rendition of 'Child in Time' offers a distinct and exceptional interpretation. Recorded at the iconic Budokan venue, this double vinyl release immerses listeners in the energy and artistry of Ian Gillan's live showcase. The format ensures a sonic journey, celebrating the enduring legacy of a rock icon."

Capitol Records 1A 064-24 0407

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ICON - Night of the Crimes (1984)

In the world of hard rock and glam metal history, certain albums shimmer with an iridescent quality, capturing the essence of an era while pushing boundaries. Such is the case with "Night of the Crimes", the second opus from the band Icon. Hailing from the realm of power chords and anthemic choruses, this album represents a compelling evolution from the band's self-titled debut, plunging headlong into the glittering depths of glam.

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IF - Tea-break over back on your Eads (1974, Germany) .

"If's 'Tea-Break Over, Back On Your 'Eads,' the eighth and final studio album by the British jazz-rock maestros, resonates through the tracks of the Brain Records 12" Vinyl Album. Released in 1975, this album marks the culmination of If's musical journey. The vinyl format, a canvas for their intricate jazz-rock fusion, preserves the sonic tapestry that defined the band's prowess. An epitaph to their discography, 'Tea-Break Over, Back On Your 'Eads' remains a cherished artifact for aficionados of progressive sounds."

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IGGY POP ( Post punk rock, usa ) Vinyl Records Discography


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Beer Bong Records / Salvator Records BEERCORE 01

I.M.C. Lethal Sunrise 7" EP (1991, Switzerland)

"IMC's 'Lethal Sunrise,' a visceral proclamation in the realm of death metal, emerges on the 1991 7" Vinyl EP, housed in a captivating Picture Sleeve. Originating from Ovronnaz, Valais, Switzerland, IMC delivers a sonic onslaught through this single. The vinyl format, with its limited space, encapsulates the intensity of 'Lethal Sunrise,' showcasing the band's raw power and musical prowess. A testament to the Swiss death metal scene, this release stands as a collector's gem in the world of extreme music."

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IMMORTAL ( black metal, norway ) VINYL RECORDS and rare CD SECTION


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Relativity, Music For Nations MFN 87

IMPELLITTERI - Stand in Line (1988, England)

Impellitteri's 1988 debut, "Stand in Line," etches a heavy metal legacy with Chris Impellitteri's electrifying guitar work and Graham Bonnet's powerful vocals. The neoclassical shred and speed metal fusion, encapsulated on the UK 12" vinyl, showcase technical brilliance. The iconic album cover enhances its collector's allure, solidifying its status as a timeless masterpiece in the world of metal history.

NEON NE-3, Essex Music International

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INDIAN SUMMER - Self-Titled ( 1971 England )

"Indian Summer's eponymous debut, a jewel of British Progressive Rock, graces the Neon NE 3 Gatefold 12" LP Vinyl Album. This genuine first pressing, released in 1971 on the NEON Record Label, stands as the sole official studio album from the Coventry-based quartet. Featuring the talents of Malcolm Harker, Paul Hooper, Bob Jackson, and Colin Williams, the album is a testament to their musical synergy. The gatefold vinyl format preserves the immersive experience, making it a coveted piece in the tapestry of progressive rock history."

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Infernäl Mäjesty - None Shall Defy (1987; Netherlands)

"None Shall Defy," the infernal opus by Infernal Majesty, manifests on a 12" Vinyl LP Album, asserting its dominance in the realm of extreme metal. Released with unparalleled ferocity, this album stands as a testament to the Canadian band's mastery of thrash and speed metal. A sonic onslaught, "None Shall Defy" remains a cornerstone in Infernal Majesty's legacy, etching its place in the world of heavy metal history with unyielding power and musical prowess.

Vendetta Records / Trujaca Fala

INSUICIETY - The Cure of the Truth (2009)

INSUICIETY's "The Cure of the Truth" LP stands as a testament to the band's musical prowess and lyrical depth. With its limited edition status, distinctive gatefold cover, and compelling tracks, this release appeals to collectors and fans of the genre alike, cementing its place as a cherished addition to any vinyl collection.

Hammerheart Records - HHR072

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INTERNECINE - The Book of Lambs (2001,Netherlands)

"InterneCine's 'The Book of Lambs' unfolds its dark narrative on the 12" Vinyl LP Album, a haunting testament to the band's inception by Jared Anderson, known for his roles in Morbid Angel and Hate Eternal. Released under InterneCine, this album showcases Anderson's early exploration into ominous soundscapes. The vinyl format, a canvas for the macabre, encapsulates the essence of 'The Book of Lambs,' a crucial chapter in the evolution of an artist whose musical journey would leave an indelible mark on the realm of extreme metal."

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INVADER - Children Of War (1985, Germany)

INVADER was a German band from Bremen and their initial band-name was "Victory" and renamed into "Invader" during 1984. This band has released one official full-length album "Children Of War" released on vinyl in 1986 ( and was re-issued on CD in 2010 ).

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iron angel ( speed metal, germany ) Vinyl Records Discography


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IRON BUTTERFLY ( ACID/PSYCH Rock, USA ) Vinyl Records Discography


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IRON MAIDEN ( British Heavy Metal / NWOBHM , England ) Vinyl Records Discography


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Irrtum Boys - self-titled 4-track EP

Irrtum Boys - self-titled 4-track EP (1989, Switzerland)

"Irrtum Boys' eponymous release, a rare gem, graces the 4-track EP Vinyl Record, showcasing the band's unique presence in the Swiss music scene. This edition, known for its scarcity, is a testament to the limited market size in Switzerland during that era, where imports were more prevalent. The vinyl format preserves the essence of Irrtum Boys' sound, offering a glimpse into a musical landscape that, due to its rarity, becomes a coveted piece for collectors and enthusiasts alike."

ISENGARD - Dark Lord of gorgoroth demo 1989

The "Dark Lord of Gorgoroth" demo represents a crucial chapter in the musical journey of Darkthrone and the development of Norwegian black metal. It stands as a testament to the band's creativity, innovation, and lasting impact on the genre.

ISENGARD - Spectres over Gorgoroth limited edition of 200 copies

"Isengard's 'Spectres over Gorgoroth' emerges as a spectral presence on the limited edition 7" Vinyl Single, a coveted artifact with only 200 copies in existence. The project, a brainchild of Fenriz from Darkthrone, showcases a unique sonic journey within the realms of black metal. This limited edition single encapsulates the essence of Isengard's atmospheric and darkly evocative sound, making it a sought-after collector's item for enthusiasts of the genre."

ISENHEIM / Uruk-Hai handnumber 7" Clear Heavy Vinyl

"Isenheim's 'Uruk-Hai' materializes in an ultra-rare limited edition on the Clear Heavy 7" Vinyl, a prized possession hand-numbered #083 of only 500 copies. This release is a testament to the meticulous craft of collectors, with its Clear/Transparent White Vinyl Pressing adding an extra layer of exclusivity. Isenheim's sonic journey, encapsulated in this limited edition, becomes a cherished gem for enthusiasts and collectors, offering a unique glimpse into the band's atmospheric and heavy musical landscape."