Rock & Heavy Metal on vinyl albums from 1980s, of band-names starting with the letter "P"

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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Label& Catalogno Band/Performers - Album Title Year Country

PAGAN FOREST - Pure Harmony Of the Night (CD).

Pagan Forest is a "Pagan Black Metal" band from Kwidzyn in Poland. This band was formed in 1995

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Paganini - It's a long way to the Top

PAGANINI - It's a long way to the Top (1987, Germany)

Paganini a Swiss Heavy Metal/Hard Rock band from the town of Basel, Switzerland. This band was founded by Marco Paganini in 1983. The main activity period was from 1983 until 1987 with it's original band-members: Marco Paganini - Lead Vocals, Edgar Zanoni - Guitars, Iso - Bass, P.B. Bega - Drums, Ralph Murthy - Guitars. Around 1988 the band was reformed with Marco Paganini remaining as only member from the original formation.

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Paganini - Weapon Of Love . "Weapon of Love" was the first full length album released by the Melodic Metal band: Paganini

PAGANINI - Weapon Of Love .(1985, Holland)

"Weapon of Love" was the first full length album released by the Melodic Metal band: Paganini

Roadrunner RR 9593
Paradox - Product of Imagination

New EntryPARADOX - Product of Imagination (1987, Holland)

Paradox is a German (aka Teutonic) Speed/Thrash Metal which was formed in mid-1980s. During the 1980s they released two full length albums "Product of Imagination" and "Heresy".

"Product of Imagination" is the first full length album released by the German Speed/Thrash Metal band Paradox. It was recorded at the Karo Musikstudio and "Kalle Trapp" was responsible for the Production and the Sound mix. Joe Petagno (known for his artwork for Motorhead albums) has taken care of the album cover's artwork.

Roadrunner / Sword RR 125502
PARASITE - Parasite S/T Self-Titled (1984)

No Future PUNK 4

THE PARTISANS - S/T Self-Titled (1983, England)

The Partisans were a punk rock band formed in Bridgend, in South Wales in early 1978, when all four members were in their early teens. They continued until 1984, having several hits on the UK Indie Chart.

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PARIAH - Blaze of Obscurity

PARIAH - Blaze of Obscurity (1989, West.Germany)

Pariah was an intermediate bandname used by the NWOBM band "Satan" from 1988 until 1989 and 1997 until 1998.

Parish Hall Parish Hall - Parish Hall self-titled
Pat Benatar PAT BENATAR - Wide Awake in Dreamland

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PAT BENATAR - Crimes of Passion

Chrysalis 207 429

PAT BENATAR - Seven the Hard Way (1985)

"Seven the Hard Way" is Pat Benatar's seventh album, released in 1985. "Seven albums in seven years...Two dice...3½ dots each. Seven...the hard way."

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PAT BENATAR - Tropico (1984)

Tropico is American rock singer Pat Benatar's sixth album, released in 1984. The album was Benatar's sixth consecutive Platinum-certified album in the United States.

Patty Smith PATTI SMITH - Horses


Arista – 5C 062-62516

PATTI SMITH - Wave (1979, Netherlands)

Wave is the fourth studio album by the Patti Smith Group, released 17 May 1979 on Arista Records. It was produced by famed artist/producer Todd Rundgren.

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PAT TRAVERS - Crash and Burn

release, peaking at number 20 on the  Billboard Magazine album chart.

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PAT TRAVERS - Makin' Magic  Makin' Magic is the second full length album by Pat Travers

PAT TRAVERS - Makin' Magic (1977, England)

Makin' Magic is the second full length album by Pat Travers


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Paul Butterfield's - Better Days 1973 USA
Bearsville Rhino RNLP 70879 Paul Butterfield Paul Butterfield - Put it in your Ear 1976 USA
Orange RCA Victor SF 8163 / LSP 4448 / ZPRS 9053
PAUL KANTNER Jefferson Starship - Blows Against the Empire

PAUL KANTNER Jefferson Starship - Blows Against the Empire

1971 UK England

CBS 80872


PAVLOV's DOG - Pampered Menial

This is the album released in 1975 by progressive rock/AOR band, Pavlov's Dog. The album features the band's original line-up,





RCA Victor APL1-2189

PEPPER - S/T Self-Titled 1877


original USA vinyl pressing

PETER GABRIEL - Vinyl LP Discography

PETER GABRIEL - Vinyl LP Discography

GRUNT FTR-1006 (BARS-8512)

PETER KAUKONEN - Black Kangoroo Gatefold Album Cover 1972


Cherry Red Music / No Future Recrds PUNK 3

PETER AND THE TEST TUBE BABIES - Pissed and Proud (1982, England)

This is the originally release of the in 1982 on No Future Records and was recorded at three different venues – Hammersmith, Wood Green, and their hometown, Brighton – during the August bank holiday of 1982. Although previously the band had released a raft of singles, this os their first full length album



PETER TOSH - Legalize It


PETER TOSH Vinyl Albums


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PETE TOWNSEND - Empty (1980)

"Empty Glas"s was released in 1980 as the first "Pete Townshend" solo album. The album deals with a plethora of issues that Townshend was struggling with, including alcoholism, drug abuse, marital problems and deceased friends.

EMI America 1A 064.24 0647 DMM Direct Metal Mastering

Phantom, Rocker & Slick - Cover Girl  The album "Cover Girl" was the 2nd and final record released by this band


Phantom, Rocker & Slick - Cover Girl (1986)

The album "Cover Girl" was the 2nd and final record released by this band

Editions EG 2311 106
Phil Manzanera Primitive Guitars 1982 Germany

Ariola – 200.894



New EntryPHONEY & THE HARDCORE - Phoney Hits (1979, Netherlands)

PHONEY & THE HARDCORE was a Dutch Rock/Pop-Rock band from Groningen (Netherlands) influenced by Herman Brood. Phoney and the Hardcore was formed around 1978 and has been active until 1982. "Phoney Hits" is their first official full length album.

PILEDRIVER (DE) - Letters of Steel

PILEDRIVER (DE) - Letters of Steel

1980 Germany
Roadrunner RR 9762
"Piledriver" was a Canadian power/speed metal band, founded in 1985 by Gord Kirchin. They were known for an over-the-top image and flamboyant song titles/lyrics ("Sex With Satan", "Alien Rape", "Sodomize the Dead", "Witch Hunt", "Human Sacrifice", etc)

PILEDRiVER (CAN)- Metal Inquisition (1985)

"Piledriver" was a Canadian power/speed metal band, founded in 1985 by Gord Kirchin. They were known for an over-the-top image and flamboyant song titles/lyrics ("Sex With Satan", "Alien Rape", "Sodomize the Dead", "Witch Hunt", "Human Sacrifice", etc)

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PINK CREAM 69 - Games People Play

PINK CREAM 69 - Games People Play (1993)

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PINK CREAM 69 - One Size Fits All (1991)

"One Size Fits All" was Pink Cream 69's second album, released in 1991.

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PINK CREAM 69 - Self-Titled Sexy Cover ( 1989 , Germany )


PINK FLOYD - The Complete Vinyl DIscography

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Plimsouls - Everywhere at Once 1983 Holland
Pogues, The The Pogues - Rum, Sodomy & The Lash    

POISON ( USA, Glam Metal ) Vinyl Records 

  Point Blank - Second Season    
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Pok-IIahopama - 1987 Rock Panorama 1988 Russia

POSSESSED - Vinyl Disc Discography

Label& Catalogno Band/Performers - Album Title Year Country
POST MORTEM - Coroners Office Colored Red Vinyl
Dino Music 1201

Power of Metal Hammer (1986, Switzerland)

The Power of Metal Hammer is a double LP compilation album with the best of Eurpean and American Thrash and Heavy Metal of the 80s

Arista SPART 1153

PRAYING MANTIS - Time Tells no Lies NWOBHM England (1981, England)

is the first full length album by this British Heavy Metal band

CBS 450281


New Entry PRETTY MAIDS - Future World (1987)

Future World is the second album of the Danish hard rock/heavy metal band Pretty Maids, produced by Eddie Kramer and released in 1987.

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Pretty Maids - self-titled

PRETTY MAIDS - self-titled (1984, Holland)

"Pretty Maids" is the self-titled debut album by the Danish Heavy Metal band: "Pretty Maids". It is an EP album and initially released in 1983 on Bullet records and re-issued on CBS. Recorded at Toma Studios, remixed December 1983 at New Sound Recording.

CBS 26207
Pretty Maids - Red, Hot and Heavy

PRETTY MAIDS - Red, Hot and Heavy (1984, Netherlands)

Mercenary MER 2100

PRIMAL SCREAM - Volume One (1987, USA)

"Volume One" is the only official full-length album released by the American Thrash Metal band "Primal Fear (NYC)".

Princess Pang

PRINCESS PANG - self-titled

"Princess Pang" was a Hard Rock band from Sweden and was active from 1986 until 1996. This self-titled album is their only official album.

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Procol Harum - Broken Barricades   Germany
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Procol Harum - Exotic Birds and Fruits 1974 Germany
Intercord 25 100-9
Procol Harum - A Whiter Shade of Pale (Star-Power Edition) 1967 Germany
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Procol Harum - A Whiter Shade of Pale Salty Dog   Austria
  Progressive Rock Compilation Album    

Epic 483651

Prong - Rude Awakening Red Vinyl

Prong - Rude Awakening Red Vinyl 1996  

ZTT Zang Tumb Tuum 107 606 Perfect Songs Ltd

PROPAGANDA - Machinery / Frozen Faces ZTT (1985)

"p:Machinery" is the third single by German New Wave/synthpop band Propaganda, released in 1985. The song is taken from their debut album "A Secret Wish".

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Propaganda - Machinery (New Wave)

1985 Germany

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Propaganda is a German synthpop group, formed in 1982. They were one of the initial roster of acts signed to Trevor Horn's ZTT label, between 1984 and 1986, during which they released the critically acclaimed album "A Secret Wish".

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Propaganda - A Secret Wish (incl Dr Mabuse) (New Wave)

1985 Germany

Deaf Records – DEAF 02

PROPHECY OF DOOM - Acknowledge The Confusion Master Deaf Records (1990, UK

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PROPHECY OF DOOM - The Peel Sessions (1990, UK)

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PROPHET - self-titled (1985, USA)

Prophet is a Rock band from New Jersey, USA. this band has been active from 1985 until 1991. They have released three albums: "Prophet", "Cycle of the Moon" and "Recycled".


Virgin Records V 2366

PIL PUBLIC IMAGE LTD - Album (1986, England(

is the fifth studio album by English rock band Public Image Ltd, released on 3 February 1986. It features John Lydon backed by a group of musicians assembled by producer Bill Laswell, including Steve Vai, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Tony Williams and Ginger Baker.

Virgin Records XD 302.235, Fabricado por SONIC SA, Napoles 6 y 8, Barbera del Valles




"Live in Tokyo" is the 1983 live album released by Public Image Ltd



Anagram GRAM 005

PUNK AND DISORDERLY III - The Final Solution (1983, Spain)



PURPLE FOX- Jimi Hendrix Hits