My Top Rock Albums Of All Time: #22. Scorpions- Love At First Sting (1984)

            1983 and 1984 were key years in the development of my interest in hard rock/metal music and 1984 in particular was a fantastic year for album releases from some of my favourite bands. The first of these is my absolute favourite Scorpions album, the epic “Love At First Sting”.. Although I had heard of the Scorpions, at that point I would not have considered … Continue reading My Top Rock Albums Of All Time: #22. Scorpions- Love At First Sting (1984)

My Top Rock Albums Of All Time- #24. Quiet Riot- Metal Health (1983)

     Up until the autumn of 1983, most of my musical consumption to that point had consisted of generally pop/rock fare (Survivor , Journey, The Police, Toto, Men At Work and others). To me heavy metal music was actually a bit scary (and so were the “big kids” that listened to it). I remember going to record stores and flipping through the albums in … Continue reading My Top Rock Albums Of All Time- #24. Quiet Riot- Metal Health (1983)

My Top Rock Albums of All Time- #25 Whitesnake – Whitesnake (1987)

Prior to the summer of 1987 I had no idea Whitesnake even existed. I was a typical sixteen year old, hanging out with friends listening to music and going through the height of my hair metal phase. 1987 was an absolutely fantastic year for hard rock/metal music and by the summer of that year there had already been a ton of great releases (White Lion’s … Continue reading My Top Rock Albums of All Time- #25 Whitesnake – Whitesnake (1987)