Go Back  DVD Talk Forum > Entertainment Discussions > Music Talk
Reload this Page >

(Somewhat) Forgotten Hard Rock/Metal Bands

Music Talk Discuss music in all its forms: CD, MP3, DVD-A, SACD and of course live

(Somewhat) Forgotten Hard Rock/Metal Bands

Old 06-02-07, 09:12 PM
  #1  
DVD Talk Legend
Thread Starter
 
B5Erik's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2000
Location: Southern California
Posts: 11,765
Received 140 Likes on 114 Posts
(Somewhat) Forgotten Hard Rock/Metal Bands

Tygers of Pan Tang (with John Sykes)
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/257lYZK_Gvw"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/257lYZK_Gvw" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>


Y&T
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/dNkrrXz8twI"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/dNkrrXz8twI" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>


Krokus
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/qZH5aY48BP8"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/qZH5aY48BP8" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>
Old 06-02-07, 10:05 PM
  #2  
DVD Talk Legend
Thread Starter
 
B5Erik's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2000
Location: Southern California
Posts: 11,765
Received 140 Likes on 114 Posts
Here's a really interesting one...

Blue Murder (John Sykes) doing a song Sykes wrote and recorded while in some other band...
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/ZT99jg1CLRg"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/ZT99jg1CLRg" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>

...and one of their own songs.
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/Bh2sVOC91QU"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/Bh2sVOC91QU" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>

Last edited by B5Erik; 06-02-07 at 10:08 PM.
Old 06-02-07, 10:24 PM
  #3  
DVD Talk Legend
Thread Starter
 
B5Erik's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2000
Location: Southern California
Posts: 11,765
Received 140 Likes on 114 Posts
Riot (R.I.P. Rhett Forrester & Guy Speranza)...
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/XVTHM8zbtZk"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/XVTHM8zbtZk" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>

From a 1976 promo "movie" with the original Riot line-up...
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/zq-LQgnyPRk"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/zq-LQgnyPRk" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>
Old 06-02-07, 10:39 PM
  #4  
DVD Talk Legend
Thread Starter
 
B5Erik's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2000
Location: Southern California
Posts: 11,765
Received 140 Likes on 114 Posts
These guys are pretty cool - they've been around for over 20 years, this is from an album that came out in 2000 (with Graham Bonnett on vocals). This vid is post-Bonnett.

From Japan - Anthem!
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/jATux5gugcE"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/jATux5gugcE" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>


Hell, while we're talking Japanese Metal bands - the biggest of them all...

LOUDNESS!!!
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/AROV8bM6rb4"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/AROV8bM6rb4" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>

<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/pKeJkAJRSH8"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/pKeJkAJRSH8" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>

<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/ZRJ4Re8jKWU"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/ZRJ4Re8jKWU" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>

Last edited by B5Erik; 06-02-07 at 10:52 PM.
Old 06-03-07, 11:01 AM
  #5  
DVD Talk Hall of Fame
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: San Diego, CA
Posts: 7,534
Likes: 0
Received 1 Like on 1 Post
The Dictators

<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/liIJTTRm1tY"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/liIJTTRm1tY" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>


MC5

<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/d_jUqozpuTk"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/d_jUqozpuTk" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>
Old 06-03-07, 12:19 PM
  #6  
DVD Talk Legend
Thread Starter
 
B5Erik's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2000
Location: Southern California
Posts: 11,765
Received 140 Likes on 114 Posts
One of my all-time favorite bands....

Southern California's Finest - Armored Saint!
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/PEyFqO6R7og"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/PEyFqO6R7og" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>

(Semi Cheesy Video - GREAT song!)
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/8LMw_tvSY9Q"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/8LMw_tvSY9Q" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>

The Low-Fat Video (Hold the cheese)...
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/cDBBb-CzCM0"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/cDBBb-CzCM0" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>

Live...
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/1eloR5anG0s"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/1eloR5anG0s" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>

Last edited by B5Erik; 06-03-07 at 12:26 PM.
Old 06-03-07, 12:37 PM
  #7  
DVD Talk Legend
Thread Starter
 
B5Erik's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2000
Location: Southern California
Posts: 11,765
Received 140 Likes on 114 Posts
Originally Posted by nodeerforamonth
The Dictators
Legendary band that hardly anyone knew about (if that makes sense)...

MC5
Kick out the jams!

Going back a way, there! VERY influential band.
Old 06-03-07, 03:39 PM
  #8  
DVD Talk Legend
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Michigan
Posts: 10,989
Likes: 0
Received 1 Like on 1 Post
This has been done before:

http://forum.dvdtalk.com/showthread.php?t=264511
Old 06-03-07, 03:51 PM
  #9  
DVD Talk Legend
Thread Starter
 
B5Erik's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2000
Location: Southern California
Posts: 11,765
Received 140 Likes on 114 Posts
No, not quite.

Feel free to post a video link for a great, almost forgotten Hard Rock or Metal band and participate, though.
Old 06-03-07, 03:56 PM
  #10  
DVD Talk Legend
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Michigan
Posts: 10,989
Likes: 0
Received 1 Like on 1 Post
Originally Posted by B5Erik
No, not quite.

Feel free to post a video link for a great, almost forgotten Hard Rock or Metal band and participate, though.
Well, we didn't have YouTube back then.
Old 06-03-07, 03:57 PM
  #11  
DVD Talk Platinum Edition
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Millville, New Jersey
Posts: 3,006
Likes: 0
Received 7 Likes on 6 Posts
What happend to the guy's from Riot?
Old 06-03-07, 04:59 PM
  #12  
Mod Emeritus
 
benedict's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 1999
Location: Outside of the U.S.A.
Posts: 10,674
Likes: 0
Received 0 Likes on 0 Posts
Budgie were just too pretty for rock godhood.
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/54H3EUAzpVg"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/54H3EUAzpVg" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>
Old 06-03-07, 05:10 PM
  #13  
DVD Talk Legend
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Michigan
Posts: 10,989
Likes: 0
Received 1 Like on 1 Post
Originally Posted by benedict
Budgie were just too pretty for rock godhood.
Is that a woman singing?
Old 06-03-07, 05:21 PM
  #14  
DVD Talk Legend
Thread Starter
 
B5Erik's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2000
Location: Southern California
Posts: 11,765
Received 140 Likes on 114 Posts
Originally Posted by JOE29
What happend to the guys from Riot?
Rhett Forrester was shot and killed by a carjacker in Atlanta in 2004 (the crime is, unfortunately, still unsolved), and Guy Speranza died from cancer in 2003.
Old 06-03-07, 05:23 PM
  #15  
DVD Talk Legend
Thread Starter
 
B5Erik's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2000
Location: Southern California
Posts: 11,765
Received 140 Likes on 114 Posts
Originally Posted by Snowmaker
Is that a woman singing?
Nope. And I've got to imagine that if they had a better singer that they just might have been a little more successful. Budgie was pretty ahead of their time musically.
Old 06-04-07, 01:12 AM
  #16  
DVD Talk Gold Edition
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Posts: 2,926
Likes: 0
Received 1 Like on 1 Post
<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/k31I8YKErAw"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/k31I8YKErAw" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>

<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/FdDrDa9PGJg"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/FdDrDa9PGJg" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>

<object width="425" height="350"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/ZYUjDi0xKPQ"></param><param name="wmode" value="transparent"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/ZYUjDi0xKPQ" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" wmode="transparent" width="425" height="350"></embed></object>

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.