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

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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LÄÄZ ROCKIT ( SPEED/THRASH METAL, USA ) Vinyl Records Discography


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Columbia  473990 LAST ACTION HERO - OST Music from the Original Motion Picture  is the original soundtrack of the movie with Arnold Schwarzenegger

LAST ACTION HERO - OST Music from the Original Motion Picture (1993)

  "Last Action Hero" is a split/compilation 12" LP of great heavy metal and hard rock tracks and is the original soundtrack of the movie with Arnold Schwarzenegger. Some of the bands included on this album are: AC/DC, Aerpsmith Alice In Chains, Megadeth, Queensryche, Def Leppard, Anthrax and others.

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LAST CRACK - Sinister Funkhouse #17(1989, Holland)

"Last Crack's debut album, 'Sinister Funkhouse #17,' on 12" Vinyl LP, is a groundbreaking venture into the realms of American Metal. Released with audacious creativity, it marks the emergence of Last Crack's unique sound. The album's title encapsulates its eclectic blend of sinister undertones and funk-inspired elements. 'Sinister Funkhouse #17' stands as a pivotal work, introducing the world to the distinctive musical identity of Last Crack."

No Remorse Records NRR 1008

LAWDY - Outlaw Invasion (1990, West-Germany)

"LAWDY's 'Outlaw Invasion' on 12" Vinyl LP, released through No Remorse Records, is a quintessential German heavy metal classic. With a dynamic fusion of speed, aggression, and infectious melodies, the album showcases powerful vocals that define the genre. LAWDY's musical prowess shines, delivering a memorable and invigorating listening experience that cements 'Outlaw Invasion' as a timeless gem in the realm of heavy metal."

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LEATHERWOLF ( Heavy Metal / Hard Rock, USA ) Featured Vinyl Records & Photo Gallery


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lED ZEPPELIN ( hard-rock / Blues-Rock, England ) Vinyl Records Discography


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LEE AARON ( Heavy Metal, usa ) Vinyl Records Discography


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TRL LP 008-80281
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LIAR - Cheatin' Games (1991, Germany)

"Liar's 'Cheatin' Games' 12" Vinyl LP stands as the second and final testament of the German Thrash Metal band. The album, a pinnacle of Power/Speed/Thrash Metal, emanates from Dortmund's vibrant metal scene, formed in 1988. With relentless energy and precise instrumentation, 'Cheatin' Games' solidifies Liar's legacy, capturing the essence of their contribution to the dynamic landscape of German Thrash Metal."

Bearsville BEA 55 524
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LIAR - Set The World on Fire (1978, Germany)

"Liar's 'Set The World on Fire' 12" Vinyl LP Album, released in 1978, is a timeless classic in the realm of hard rock. The album masterfully blends strong melodies, driving rhythms, and powerful vocals, showcasing Liar's musical prowess. Each track ignites a sonic journey that resonates with the enduring appeal of classic hard rock, making 'Set The World on Fire' a standout in the band's discography."

Metal Blade RR 9625
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LIEGE LORD - Burn to my Touch (1987, Holland)

"Burn to My Touch" is the debut album by American heavy metal band Liege Lord, released in 1987 by Metal Blade Records. The album was produced by Brian Slagel and features Mark Shelton on vocals, Tony Dolan on guitars, Randy Archer on bass, and Rick Storch on drums.

Black Dragon BD 004
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LIEGE LORD - Freedom's Rise (1985, France)

Short biography on "Liege Lord" Andy Michaud, Frank Cortese, Matt Vinci, Tony Truglio started in 1982 the "Deceiver" band (a Judas Priest cover band), "Deceiver" was in 1984 reformed into "Liege Lord". Eric Larnoy was an American Graphics artists who has illustrated a couple of dozen Heavy Metal album covers during the 1980s, a couple of bands he has worked for are: CJSS, Liege Lord, Manilla Road, Steel Vengeance.

Voodoo Rhythm VR 1202 Records to Ruin any Party

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Swiss Release Flag LIGHTNING BEAT-MAN - And The Never Heard Of Ems - Apartment Wrestling Rock and ROll (1995, Switzerland)

"Apartment Wrestling Rock N Roll" is the second album by Swiss musician Beat Zeller, better known as Lightning Beat-Man or Reverend Beat-Man. It was released in 1998 on the Voodoo Rhythm Records label. The album was recorded in the legendary Toe Rag Studios in London, with members of The Monsters, The Get Lost!, and Miracle Workers. It features a mix of garage rock, psychobilly, and primitive rock and roll."Burn to My Touch"

Mausoleum Records – SKULL 8309

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New Entry   LIMELIGHT - Ashes To Ashes

LIMELIGHT is a British Heavy Metal ( NWOBHM ) band from Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, England. During the 1980s they have released two official full-length albums: "Limelight" and "Ashes To Ashes". "Ashes To Ashes" is their second and final full-length album released by the British Heavy Metal ( NWOBHM ) band "Limelight"

Virgin – VOZ 01212

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LIME SPIDERS - Weird Libido (Australia)

"Lime Spiders' 'Weirdo Libido' 12" Vinyl LP Album, recorded and released in 1987, is a punk rock masterpiece by the Australian band hailing from Sydney. Born in 1979, Lime Spiders' distinctive sound resonates through this EP, capturing the raw energy of punk. With unapologetic intensity, 'Weirdo Libido' stands as a testament to the band's enduring impact on the Australian punk rock scene."

Intercord / Scotti Bros IRS 941.490 DMM B-9017


LION - Dangerous Attraction (1987)

"LION's 'Dangerous Attraction' 12" LP Vinyl Album marks the second full-length release by this dynamic Anglo-American Hard Rock band. Released with unmistakable flair, the album showcases LION's prowess in delivering a potent blend of hard-hitting riffs and melodic hooks. 'Dangerous Attraction' stands as a testament to the band's ability to craft a compelling and enduring sound in the realm of Hard Rock."

Coast To Coast FM WKFM LP 117

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LISA DOMINIQUE- Rock 'n' Roll Lady (1989, Germany)

"Lisa Dominique's 'Rock 'n' Roll Lady' 12" Vinyl LP Album, released in 1989, showcases the British Rock singer's dynamic talent. A testament to her prowess, the album is a journey through the rock landscape, highlighting Dominique's powerful vocals and musical versatility. As a key figure in the 1980s rock scene, 'Rock 'n' Roll Lady' stands as a notable entry in Dominique's discography."

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LITA FORD ( Heavy Metal / Hard Rock, USA ) Vinyl Records Discography


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LITFIBA ( New Wave / Rock , Italy ) Vinyl Records Discography & Photo Gallery


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Livin' Blues

Livin' Blues - L.B. Boogie / Johnny W.

Livin' Blues - L.B. Boogie / Johnny W. is a 7" vinyl single released in February 1972 by the Dutch blues rock band Livin' Blues. The A-side, "L.B. Boogie," is a hard-driving blues rocker with a catchy riff. The B-side, "Johnny W.," is a slower, more soulful blues ballad. Both songs were written by the band's lead singer, Lonnie Brooks.


Livin' Blues - Wang Dang Doodle

Livin' Blues' 'Wang Dang Doodle' 12" Vinyl LP Album stands as a classic in the realm of blues rock, maintaining its allure among fans to this day. Released with timeless appeal, the album encapsulates the essence of blues, featuring soulful rhythms and captivating melodies. Livin' Blues' enduring legacy is evident in the continued enjoyment of 'Wang Dang Doodle' by fans and enthusiasts.

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LIVING DEATH ( Germany , Thrash Metal ) Vinyl Records Discography


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LIZZY BORDEN Albums on Vinyl 1983-1989

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Carrere Underdog 66136

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LONDON COWBOYS - Tall in the Saddle (1984, France)

London Cowboys' 'Tall in the Saddle' 12" LP Vinyl Album, their second release, encapsulates the essence of the Rock group's presence from 1980 to 1986. The album is a sonic journey reflecting the band's dynamic energy and musical evolution. With a blend of rock influences, 'Tall in the Saddle' stands as a testament to the London Cowboys' contribution to the vibrant music scene during their active years.

Columbia PC 34937

Lone Star - Firing on all Six (1977, USA)

Lone Star's 'Firing on all Six' 12" Vinyl LP Album remains a classic in the realm of hard rock, continuing to captivate fans with its enduring appeal. Released with timeless energy, the album features a blend of powerful riffs and melodic hooks. Lone Star's contribution to the hard rock genre is evident in the ongoing enjoyment of 'Firing on all Six' by dedicated fans.

IRS International Record Syndicate ILP 25673
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Lords of the New Church - Is Nothing Sacred? (1983, Holland)

Lords of the New Church's 'Is Nothing Sacred?' 12" Vinyl LP Album stands as a testament to the English/American post-punk supergroup's brilliance. Formed with members from prominent 1970s punk bands, the album blends diverse influences into a unique sonic journey. The Lords of the New Church's legacy endures through this record, showcasing their impactful contribution to the post-punk era.

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Lords Of The New Church - Self-titled

Lords of the New Church's self-titled debut 12" Vinyl LP Album, released in 1982, is a landmark in the gothic rock scene. A critical and commercial success, the album solidified the band's status as a major force. With a unique blend of post-punk and gothic influences, it remains a testament to the Lords' innovation and enduring impact on the musical landscape.

Jungle Hop International – JH 117


LOUDBLAST - Sensorial Treatment ( 1990 France ) New Web-Page  

"Loudblast's 'Sensorial Treatment' 12" Vinyl LP Album, released in 1989, is the inaugural full-length offering from the pioneering French Death/Black Metal band. Hailing from Lille, Loudblast holds the distinction of being the first Death Metal band in France. Their resurrection in 2002 marked their enduring influence. 'Sensorial Treatment' remains a seminal release, embodying Loudblast's early impact on the extreme metal landscape."

ATCO 790 619 / LC 0120

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LOUDNESS - Hurricane Eyes (1987)

Loudness' 'Hurricane Eyes' 12" Vinyl LP Album, enriched by background vocals from Ace Frehley of KISS, is a pinnacle of Japanese heavy metal. Released with thunderous energy in the 1980s, the album showcases Loudness' mastery. With powerful vocals and intricate instrumentals, 'Hurricane Eyes' stands as a testament to the band's international collaboration and enduring influence in the global metal scene.

ATCO 790 512 / LC 0120

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LOUDNESS - Lightning Strikes (1986, USA)

"Loudness' 'Lightning Strikes' 12" Vinyl LP Album, the band's sixth studio release, is a seminal chapter in Japanese heavy metal. Released on July 25, 1986, the album exemplifies Loudness' evolving sound and impact. With powerful compositions and skilled musicianship, 'Lightning Strikes' solidifies Loudness' position as pioneers of the genre, leaving an enduring mark on the global heavy metal landscape."

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LOU REED ( Rock, USA ) Vinyl Records Discography & Photo Gallery


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Reprise RS 6419
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LOVECRAFT - Valley of the Moon (Germany)

"Lovecraft's 'Valley of the Moon,' their third album, epitomizes progressive rock's innovation. Emerging from Chicago in the late '60s, Lovecraft blended folk, jazz, and psychedelia to craft a sonic odyssey. The collaborative effort of talented musicians resulted in a cult classic that defied conventions. Tracks like 'Valley of the Moon' showcase the band's mastery, solidifying their influence in progressive rock's evolution, leaving an indelible mark on music history."

Europa Records E 307
Love is Blue Psychedelic Sexy Nudity

Love is Blue Psychedelic Sexy Nudity (Germany)

"Love is Blue: Beat Psychedelic Sexy Nudity" 12" Vinyl LP Album is a captivating compilation featuring tracks by 101 Strings, The Spots, and The Petars. With a diverse range of artists, the album weaves together a tapestry of beat, psychedelic, and sexy sounds. A musical journey, "Love is Blue" showcases the creativity and variety within the realms of these genres.

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Love/Hate - Wasted in America

Love/Hate - Wasted in America (1992, Holland) .

Love/Hate is a hard rock band from the early 90's. In 1992 when they released a second album Wasted in America, Jizzy Pearl used himself in a legendary publicity stunt to help album sales. This stunt, with the help of a few others, included Jizzy successfully erecting a cross on the Hollywood Sign and positioned himself on it.

CBS 85402

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LOVERBOY - Get Lucky (1981, Netherlands)

On this album front cover photo the wearer of the red leather pants was the 14 year old daughter of the male photographer. The color of the pants was initially pink, but the band expressed their dislike and had it changed to red, the color of the band's logo.


LOVERBOY - Wildside

Loverboy is rock group formed in 1980 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Throughout the 1980s, the band accumulated numerous hit songs in Canada and the United States, making four multi-platinum albums, and selling millions of records.

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Ludichrist - Powertrip

LUDICHRIST - Powertrip (1988, Germany).

Ludichrist was a New York hardcore punk/speed metal band formed in the 1980s. Their musical style broke from traditional New York Hardcore roots by adding aspects of rock, heavy metal and jazz, like extended guitar solos and musical interludes

NEW ROSE Records Rose 103
LYRES - Lyres Lyres

LYRES - Lyres Lyres (1986, France)

Lyres (sometimes miscredited as The Lyres) are a Boston-area alternative rock musical group led by Jeff "Monoman" Conolly. Lyres were founded in 1979 following the breakup of DMZ. Their most popular songs included "What A Girl Can't Do" and "Help You Ann". The original lineup of the band featured Rick Coraccio(bass),Ricky Carmel (guitar), and Paul Murphy (drums).