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Armored Saint

Armored Saint
Formed: 1982 in Los Angeles, CA
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Joey Vera, John Bush, Gonzo, Phil Sandoval, Dave Prichard
Biography: Although many associate hard rock from Los Angeles in the early '80s as all glossed up and pop-based (Mötley Crüe, Ratt, Quiet Riot, etc.), there were a select few true metal bands to emerge from the same locale, such as Armored Saint. Formed in 1982 and originally comprised of members John Bush (vocals), ...Read full biography
Symbol Of Salvation
Released: 1991
Label: Metal Blade Records Inc.
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Recorded soon after the tragic and untimely death of guitarist Dave Prichard from leukemia, Symbol of Salvation is arguably Armored Saint's finest hour. In what is certainly their best-produced and most ...Read full review
March of the Saint [Bonus Tracks]
Released: 1984
Label: Plastic Head Music
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Throughout the '80s, you'd be hard-pressed to find an American heavy metal band which sounded more British than Armored Saint. While most of their contemporaries seemed preoccupied with the fast-growing ...Read full review