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New wave of British heavy metal – NWOBHM

The new wave of British heavy metal (commonly abbreviated as NWOBHM) was a nationwide musical movement that started in the United Kingdom in the late 1970s and achieved international attention by the early 1980s. Journalist Geoff Barton coined the term in a May 1979 issue of the British music newspaper Sounds to describe the emergence of new heavy metal bands in the late 1970s, […]

SAXON – Dallas 1 PM (Video and Lyrics)

Crowded main street, the scene was set
They check out the view, turn the radio on
Open the case, assemble the gun
Wait at the ready, for the president’s run
The world was shocked that fateful day
A young man’s life was blown away, away, away
In Dallas 1 PM, 1 PM (*)
Red hot blow, in the back of the head
Screaming […]

Never Surrender – Saxon (lyrics)

Artist: Saxon
Song: Never Surrender
Album: Denim And Leather
Year: 1981
I was born on the back streets
On the rotten side of town
I never had me nothin’
Just people puttin’ me down
Living on the dark side
Across the railroad track
Leaving wasn’t easy
But I’m never going back
Never surrender
When you’re up against the world
Never surrender
Stand up fight them all
Never surrender
When you’re up against […]