Category Archives: Rare Media

X JAPAN KURENAI METAL GLAM J ROCK

x japan kurenaiNOT AT ALL A TYPICAL HEAVY METAL BAND, X JAPAN'S SONGS CAN, AT ANY TIME, SOUND LIKE IRON MAIDEN, JUDAS PRIEST, POISON, QUEENSRYCHE, METAL CHURCH...JOURNEY! WITH A TASTE FOR AMERICAN AND BRITISH POWER METAL, SPEED METAL, HAIR/GLAM ROCK GROUPS, PROGRESSIVE AND AOR ROCK, X OBVIOUSLY LOVED ALL HEAVY METAL AND HARD ROCK, AND THEIR RECORDINGS REFLECT THEIR REVERENCE FOR HEADBANGING MUSIC OF EVERY VARIETY.Read the rest

VENGEANCE RISING ONCE DEAD 1990 SEALED CASSETTE CHRISTIAN THRASH METAL!

 Vengeance Rising Once Dead

This dead stock, sealed original pressing cassette is the second release from California's most controversial Christian thrash metal band(?!). Vengeance Rising was a pioneering band in extreme "Christian Metal" from the late '80s, who were consistently yanked from the shelves of Christian bookstores across the country due to their violent imagery and song titles that would make your average Black Metal band jealous.… Read the rest

SLAPSHOT BLAST FURNACE CD SEALED! BOSTON HARDCORE PUNK

EXTREMELY HARD-TO-FIND SLAPSHOT MINI CD FROM THESE GODFATHERS OF BOSTON HARDCORE WAS RELEASED BY WE BITE IN 1995 AND FEATURES SIX TRACKS OF CLASSIC CROSSOVER METALLIC HARDCORE (PLUS A HIDDEN UNTITLED BONUS TRACK). THIS ORIGINAL PRESSING IS BRAND NEW AND FACTORY SEALED...BE THE FIRST TO ROCK OUT TO THIS SUCKER

slapshot blast furnace

If you love hardcore metal bands, this is a classic.  … Read the rest

What Is This – 3 Out of 5 Live 12″ Promo EP

whatisthis1HARD-TO-FIND LIVE EP FROM WHAT IS THIS, FEATURING ALAIN JOHANNES (FOUNDING MEMBER OF ELEVEN AND NOW WITH THEM CROOKED VULTURES) AND JACK IRONS (FORMERLY OF RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, ELEVEN AND PEARL JAM). TWO OF THE TRACKS ARE STUDIO CUTS FROM THEIR DEBUT ALBUM, WHICH FEATURE GUITARS BY THE LATE HILLEL SLOVAK OF THE RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, BEFORE HE LEFT WHAT IS THIS TO JOIN THEM.… Read the rest