"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). "Metal Inquisition" was Piledriver's debut/first album.


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Collectors information / Album Description:

Music Genre:

Power/Speed Metal

Album Production information:


The album: "PILEDRiVER - Metal Inquisition" was produced by: "Bud" published by Maze Music inc.

Recorded at Rattlesnake Studios, Belgium.

Photography Patrick "Flash" Harbron/SNAPPED

Design: Maria Arshasky

Record Label Information:

Roadrunner RR 9762

Media Format:

12" LP Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  

Year & Country:

1985 Made in Holland

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Band Members and Musicians on: PILEDRiVER - Metal Inquisition
    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • PileDriver - Vocals
  • Bud Slaker - Lead guitar
  • "Knuckles" Akimbo - Rhythm Guitar
  • "Former" Lee - Drums
  • Sal Gibson - Bass

Track Listing of: "PILEDRiVER - Metal Inquisition"

The Songs/tracks on "PILEDRiVER - Metal Inquisition" are

  1. Metal Inquisition 05:06
  2. Sex with Satan 04:33
  3. Sodomize the Dead 02:13
  4. Witch Hunt 07:06
  5. Pile Driver 04:32
  6. Human Sacrifice 05:16
  7. Alien Rape 08:33
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