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Samson

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If You Want Blood (and Flashbombs and Dry Ice and Confetti) You've Got It

Report by Geoff Barton, Sounds, 19 May 1979

THE NEW WAVE OF BRITISH HEAVY METAL: FIRST IN AN OCCASIONAL SERIES BY DEAF BARTON ...

Samson: Survivors

Review by Geoff Barton, Sounds, 3 November 1979

UP UNTIL now the idea of Samson has appealed to me much more than the actual music. I mean, this a band whose drummer dresses ...

Samson: I Love The Sound Of Breaking Glass

Report and Interview by Geoff Barton, Sounds, 1 December 1979

DON'T BRING YOUR PET GOLDFISH ANYWHERE NEAR SAMSON WARNS GEOFF BARTON ...

Samson: The Sound of Silent Thunder

Interview by Geoff Barton, Sounds, 16 August 1980

Why did Samson's drummer decline to speak to Sounds? Was it because Deaf Barton had mislaid his hearing aid and he was afraid of being ...

Michael Hann: Denim and Leather — The Rise and Fall of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal (Constable)

Book Review by Barney Hoskyns, Financial Times, 15 February 2022

AS INELEGANT acronyms go, NWOBHM was at least onomatopoeic: an approximation of metal's thudding, bludgeoning bass registers. Certainly the "New Wave Of British Heavy Metal", ...

see also Iron Maiden

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