Lacuna Coil is an Italian heavy metal band from Milan formed in 1994. Formerly known as Sleep of Right and Ethereal, the band was inspired by the combination of gothic imagery and music, and the members have been known, musically, for composing midtempo songs consisting of prominent guitar lines and contrasting dual female/male vocal harmonies to help create a melodic, detached sound.
01 - Heir Of The Dying Day 02 - To Live Is To Hide 03 - Purify 04 - Senzafine 05 - When A Dead Man Walks 06 - 1.19 07 - Cold Heritage 08 - Distant Sun 09 - A Current Obsession 10 - Wave Of Anguish
Judas Priest are a Grammy Award winning English heavy metal band from Birmingham, formed in 1969. Judas Priest's core line-up consists of vocalist Rob Halford, guitarists Glenn Tipton, K.K. Downing, and bassist Ian Hill. The band has gone through several drummers over the years, though Scott Travis has held the position since 1989. They have been cited as an influence on many heavy metal musicians and bands. Their popularity and status as one of the definitive heavy metal bands has earned them the nickname "Metal Gods" from their song of the same name. They have sold over 35 million albums worldwide.
01 - One For The Road 02 - Rocka Rolla 03 - Winter 04 - Deep Freeze 05 - Winter Retreat 06 - Cheater 07 - Never Satisfied 08 - Run Of The Mill 09 - Dying To Meet You 10 - Caviar And Meths 11 - Diamonds And Rust (bonus track)
Gorgoroth is a Norwegian black metal band based in Bergen, Norway. The band was founded in 1992 by Infernus (who's also the only original member remaining), and the name was derived from J. R. R. Tolkien's fantasy novel The Lord of the Rings in which Gorgoroth is a dead plateau of evil and darkness in the land of Mordor.
01 - Destroyer 02 - Open the Gates 03 - The Devil, the Sinner and His Journey 04 - Om Kristen Og Jødisk Tru 05 - På Slagmark Langt Mot Nord 06 - Blodoffer 07 - The Virginborn 08 - Slottet i Det Fjerne
Bang Tango is an American funk-infused hard rock and glam metal band.The band formed in 1987 in Los Angeles, California and were signed to MCA Records that same year. Psycho Café (the band's debut album) was released in 1989 and, although MTV gave considerable exposure to the single "Someone Like You," the album wasn't able to crossover to mainstream success.
01 - Attack Of Life 02 - Someone Like You 03 - Wrap My Wings 04 - Breaking Up A Heart Of Stone 05 - Shotgun Man 06 - Don't Stop Now 07 - Love Injection 08 - Just For You 09 - Do What You're Told 10 - Sweet Little Razor
Kiss is an American hard rock band formed in New York City in January 1973. Easily identified by its members' face paint and flamboyant stage outfits, the group rose to prominence in the mid to late 1970s on the basis of their elaborate live performances, which featured fire breathing, blood spitting, smoking guitars, and pyrotechnics. Kiss has been awarded 24 gold albums to date in the USA. The band has sold over 19 million albums in the United States, and their worldwide sales exceeded 100 million albums.
01 - Black Diamond 02 - Cold Gin 03 - Watchin You 04 - Black Diamond (Alt Source) 05 - Cold Gin (Alt Source) 06 - Watchin' You (Alt Source) 07 - Strutter 08 - Deuce
Dark Tranquillity is a Swedish melodic death metal band from Gothenburg. They are the longest-standing band from the original Gothenburg metal scene, and are one of the most integral pioneers of the melodic death metal genre of music.
01 - Nothing To No One 02 - Lesser Faith 03 - Terminus (Where Death Is Most Alive) 04 - Blind At Heart 05 - Icipher 06 - Inside The Particle Storm 07 - Empty Me 08 - Misery's Crown 09 - Focus Shift 10 - Mundane And The Magic
Celtic Frost was a heavy metal band from Zürich, Switzerland. They are known for their heavy influence on the extreme metal genres, particularly black metal. The group was first active from 1984 to 1993, and re-formed in 2001.
01 - Human (Intro) 02 - Seduce Me Tonight 03 - Petty Obsession 04 - (Once) They Were Eagles 05 - Cherry Orchards 06 - Juices Like Wine 07 - Little Velvet 08 - Blood On Kisses 09 - Downtown Hanoi 10 - Dance Sleazy 11 - Roses Without Thorns 12 - Tease Me [Bonus] 13 - Mexican Radio [Live]
Beherit is a black metal band from Finland. The band was formed in 1989 by Nuclear Holocausto (Marko Laiho), Black Jesus (Arjo Wennström) and Sodomatic Slaughter (Jari Pirinen), with the purpose of performing "the most primitive, savage, hell-obsessed black metal imaginable. Beherit" is the Syriac word for Satan. Through the uncommercial nature of their music, visuals and live performances, the band quickly attracted a cult following. Besides the "raw" sound, the band's music is noted for its avant-garde side and emphasis on atmosphere. Beherit are now regarded as a pioneer in their genre.
01 - Grave Desecration 02 - Six Days With Sadistic Slayer 03 - Fallen Souls 04 - Sadomatic Rites 05 - Nocturnal Evil 06 - The Oath Of Black Blood 07 - Satanas
Paul Daniel "Ace" Frehley is an American guitarist best known as an original member and lead guitarist for the rock band Kiss. He took on the persona of "SpaceAce" when the band adopted costumes and theatrics. Frehley played with the group from its inception in 1973 until his departure in 1982 and from 1996 to 2002.
01 - Shot Full Of Rock 02 - Do Ya 03 - Five Card Stud 04 - Hide Your Heart 05 - Lost In Limbo 06 - Trouble Walkin' 07 - 2 Young 2 Die 08 - Back To School 09 - Remember Me 10 - Fractured III
Peter Criss, is an American musician best known as the original drummer for the rock band Kiss. Criss was the "Catman" of Kiss. Criss was involved with a number of bands throughout the mid-to-late 1960s. It was during this time that Criss joined Chelsea, who had a two-album deal with Decca Records; the group released a self-titled album in 1970. They never recorded a second album, and in August 1971 became Lips (a trio consisting of Criss and his Chelsea bandmates Michael Benvenga and Stan Penridge). By the spring of 1973, Lips was just the duo of Criss and Penridge.
01 Affection (Barracudas, 1966) 02 It's Been So Long (Barracudas, 1966) 03 Chicken (Barracudas, 1967) 04 No Use (Barracudas, 1967) 05 Respect (Sounds Of Soul, 1967) 06 Since I Fell For You (Sounds Of Soul, 1967) 07 My Girl (Sounds Of Soul, 1967) 08 What Is A Man (The Vintage, 1969) 09 Heaven In The Stars Above (Chelsea Demo, 1971) 10 Run Mr. Greene (Chelsea Demo, 1971) 11 You Make Me Feel (Chelsea Demo, 1971) 12 Beck (Lips Demo, 1972) 13 Baby, Don't You Let Me Down (Lips Demo, 1972) 15 Hooked On Rock And Roll (Lips Demo, 1972) 16 Don't Let The Blues Surround You (Lips Demo, 1972) 17 That's The Kind Of Sugar Papa Likes (Lips Demo, 1972)
01 - Angel Dust 02 - Raise The Dead 03 - Red Light Fever 04 - Buried Alive 05 - Witchin Hour 06 - At War With Satan 07 - Warhead 08 - Manitou 09 - Under A Spell 10 - Nothing Sacred 11 - Dead Love 12 - Welcome To Hell 13 - Black Metal 14 - Countess Bathory 15 - 1000 Days In Sodom 16 - Prime Evil 17 - If You Wanna War 18 - Surgery
01 - Inside Looking Out 02 - Hole In My Head 03 - The Maze 04 - Too High To Fly 05 - Nothing Left To Say 06 - Shadows Of Life 07 - Long Way Home 08 - Sweet Chains 09 - Lesser Of Two Evils 10 - What Price 11 - From The Beginning