The New Wave of British Heavy Metal was a movement with a huge following. Read on to bring back memories, but maybe not the long hair or leather trousers…
We asked fans to tell us their favourite records, so you can be sure you don’t miss out on any essential NWOBHM listening.
10 – Holocaust – The Nightcomers
9 – Vardis – 100 M.P.H.
8 – Angel Witch – Baphomet
An iconic NWOBHM band, Angel Witch steal 8th place with their hit Baphomet.
7 – Savage – Loose and Lethal
6 – Angel Witch – Angel Witch
5 – Iron Maiden – Iron Maiden
4 – Saxon – Denim and Leather
3 – Diamond Head – Lightning To The Nations
2 – Witchfynde – Give ’em Hell
Bonus Track: Our 80s Single, High Treason – Saturday Night Special
1 – Iron Maiden – The Number Of The Beast
Possibly the biggest NWOBHM album from the biggest NWOBHM band – this huge classic never fails to disappoint! Rock on!
Relive your youth. Remember your long hair and leather trousers? We do.