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Age: 48
From: USA
  22.01.2012 at 09:15
Does anyone have acces to heavy metal charts 1979-1984 from "Sounds" Record Mirror" & "Melody Maker" ? I'm looking for highest chart positions to all NWOBHM bands singles and lp cuts that made the weekly top 20 and top 10 heavy metal charts of the aformentioned British music weekly. This will help me to narrow down what is considered the best and popular songs of the NWOBHM era bands.

Posts: 10

Age: 48
From: USA
  31.01.2012 at 04:42
OK, I'll start with all the info that I have on NWOBHM bands whse songs have made a dent on the few heavy metal charts in British publications.

"SOUNDS" 1979-1980

Quartz - Streetfighting Lady
Marseille - Some Like It Hot
Praying Mantis - Lovers To The Grave
Def Leppard - Getcha Rocks Off
Saxon - Stallions of The Highway
Iron Maiden - Prowler
Praying Mantis - Captured City
Iron Maiden - Iron Maiden
Samson - Six Foot Under
Samson - Driving Music
Girl - My Number
Xero - Cutting Loose
Trespass - One Of These Days
Def Leppard - Wasted
Diamond Head - Sucking My Love
Iron Maiden - Wrathchild
Nightime Flyer - Out With A Vengeance
Witchfynde - Give' em Hell
Iron Maiden - Running Free
Angel Witch - Baphomet
Eazy Money - Telephone Man
Jack Thighs - Never Had Time For Love (demo)
Iron Maiden - Transylvania
Ophedian - A Faun In Leopard Country (demo)
Saxon - Wheels Of Steel
Samson - Leaving You
Heavy Pettin' - Roll The Dice

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Age: 48
From: USA
  08.05.2012 at 09:07
Here is the link to a NWOBHM band MYTHRA heavy metal and alternative chart positions during May 3 1980- August 19 1980 in SOUNDS www.mythra.talktalk.net/Mythra%20Charts.html

Does any one know when SOUNDS cease the publication of Heavy metal charts?

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