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Release date: 20 September 2004
Style: Heavy metal


8.2 | 132 votes


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01. Witchfinder General
02. Man And Machine
03. The Return
04. Lionheart
05. Beyond The Grave
06. Justice
07. To Live By The Sword
08. Jack Tars
09. English Man'O'War
10. Searching For Atlantis
11. Flying On The Edge

Lyrics (11)

Peter "Biff" Byford - vocals
Doug Scarret - guitar
Paul Quinn - guitar
Jörg Michael - drums
Tim "Nibbs" Carter - bass

Guest musicians
Chris Stubley - keyboards

Additional info
Produced & engineered by Charlie Bauerfeind.
Executive producer: Biff Byford.
Recorded at Gems24, Boston, Lincolnshire on 94k digital & 24k track analog.

Album artwork: Paul Raymond Gregory.
Booklet design: Sandra Hiltmann, SPV Graphics.

Staff review by

What a long story, what a long story that the one of this fantastic combo made in England, Saxon. Biff and his guys are back in town this year with their new release, "Lionheart" and if you're a fan of this kind of music, no doubt that this album will have to finish in your nice CD collection. If their last album, "Killing Ground" was not the best of their long career, I must admit that this time with the new one that's definitely not same. "Lionheart" the new album of Saxon is without any doubt a must have in the style.

published 20.10.2004 | Comments (1)

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NocturnalStalker - 24.02.2013 at 17:42  
Rating: 6 Somehow none of the songs presented on this album struck me therefore this album appeared to me as a generic heavy metal album.
CakeTrolley - 30.05.2016 at 21:25  
Rating: 9 Excellent heavy metal where every song presents good riffs and sing along choruses. I love the crunchy production on this one as well.

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