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Blind Guardian

Forming in the tiny German city of Krefeld, Blind Guardian perfected a fusion of gothic- and fantasy-tinged European power steel with the speed and techie precision of rate metal. People Hansi Kürsch (vocals, bass), Marcus Siepen (electric guitar), André Olbrich (electric guitar), and Thomen Stauch (drums) primarily known as themselves …

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Pissing Razors

Large metallists Pissing Electric razors hail from Un Paso, TX, and so are musically much like regional heroes Pantera, in addition Skinlab and Machine Head — quite simply, angst-filled, shouted vocals are merged with meaty guitar riffs for the sound that’s custom-made for the mosh pit. Vocalist Joe Rodriquez, bassist …

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Sinergy

The Scandinavian metal trio Sinergy comprised ex-Dimmu Borgir frontwoman Kim Goss, Kids of Bodom guitarist Alexi Laiho and drummer Jesper Strömblad, also an associate of In Flames. Their Uk metal-styled debut LP Beware the Heavens premiered in 1999. To Hell and Back again followed a calendar year later.

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Astral Doors

Swedish metal music group Astral Doorways were shaped in 2002 within the spirit of pioneering rock and hard rock acts like Dark Sabbath, Rainbow, and Deep Crimson. Founding members had been drummer Johan Lindstedt, guitarist Joachim Nordlund, and vocalist Nils Patrik Johansson, whose flight-of-fantasy vocals frequently garnered evaluations to legendary …

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Rage

The German rock outfit, Rage, originally shaped in the first ’80s, and even though the group has issued albums on a reliable basis since, lead singer/bassist Peter “Peavey” Wagner may be the just original member still in attendance. First referred to as Avenger, the group released a set of recordings …

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Ostrogoth

Like their better-known compatriots Acid and Killer, Belgian rock band Ostrogoth released a string of albums with the Mausoleum label from 1983, but their origins actually dated completely back again to the mid-’70s, if they began operating their way through several lineups and different musical styles. Nonetheless it wasn’t until …

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Running Wild

The four-man rock combo from Germany named Running Wild was formed within the mid-’70s by vocalist and guitarist Rolf Kasparak alongside guitarist Preacher, bassist Stephan, and drummer Hasche. The group cut their initial demos in 1982 and agreed upon to Noise Information for debut record Gates of Purgatory. A support …

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Watchtower

Watchtower remains to be on probably the most over-the-top prog steel clothes of all-time. Their tracks often emerged off as excuses to shred apart and showcase their member’s instrumental prowess, and even though the group continues to be quite obscure, they (alongside Dream Movie theater) spawned countless musical offspring with …

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U.D.O.

Pursuing his 1987 leave from your German power steel band Acknowledge, vocalist Udo Dirkschneider created U.D.O. with guitarists Peter Szigeti and Mathias Dieth, bassist Frank Rittel, and drummer Tomas Franke. The group’s debut recording, Animal Home, was actually compiled by Dirkschneider’s previous bandmates in Accept, and by enough time from …

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