#671 Megadeth – Rust In Peace

Megadeth‘s Rust In Peace is their fourth studio album and their second album on the list of 1001 Albums… This album was universally acclaimed and often listed as one of the best thrash metal albums ever. I was not impressed with their music on the last album so I have my doubts. Lead singer Dave […]

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#576 Slayer – Reign in Blood

Slayer is definitely not a band I have heard. I have had my fill of thrash metal. Unfortunately, there are three albums in 1986 and one in 1987: Megadeth’s Peace Sells… but Who’s Buying?, Metallica’s Master of Puppets, Slayer’s Reign in Blood and Anthrax’s 1987 album Among the Living, that are influential in this genre and […]

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#510 Venom – Black Metal

Venom is another unknown band to me. I do not listen to thrash or black metal so I have never heard their second album Black Metal or any album from them. At least one song “Teacher’s Pet” showed they could play the blues. Most of the music sounds like amateur hour at your local pub. It […]

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