No Sleep Till Saltburn

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Heavy Metal Sanctuary ~ Battleaxe
Heavy Metal Sanctuary ~ Battleaxe
3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
If this 30 year comeback album from Battleaxe were a movie, it would need to be shown in 4-D on an Imax screen in 70mm Dolby stereo surround sound! If it were a geographic landscape, it would undoubtedly be the Grand Canyon, but with New York's Manhattan island dumped into the middle of it, just for a laugh! This truly is a pounding inferno of an album! A heavy-metal steam train bereft of driver, hurtling out of control down the track! Its galloping pistons fired by a roaring engine, belching thick black plumes of dense smoke out onto the horizon for as far as the eye can see!

From the furiously angry Euro power-thrash of "Shock & Awe", to their snarling observations of… Read more
Queens of Noise by Evelyn McDonnell
Queens of Noise by Evelyn McDonnell
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
I saw The Runaways live - when I was just 16 years old. As a result they're not just my favourite band of all time, they're one of my `favourite things EVER'. Which means that unknown to her, Evelyn McDonnell had one of the toughest of all tasks in satisfying me with her latest book. The great news is, she has more than succeeded and with flying colours too.

"Queens Of Noise" is wonderful achievement whichever way you measure it. Empathy for her subjects, knowledge, musical journalism, you name it, she hits the mark in absolutely every respect.

This book is not only a MUST READ for all Runaways, Joan, Lita, Cherie, or Fowley fans, it's a MUST READ for every fan of… Read more