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Music Review: Running Wild Album: Resilient

Running Wild -Resilient

Available: October 7th, 2013

Label: Steamhammer/Spv

Official Websites:

www.running-wild.net

 

Running Wild!  A band I can claim are one of my top 5, if not top 3 favourite metal bands of all time.  Since I first listened to Black Hand Inn I was completely hooked with the bands ability to write songs that invoked such imagery in their lyrics, had great riffs and worked the pirate theme like no other.  After Black Hand Inn I made it a point to go out and grab whatever other albums I could possible find.  Keep in mind this was in the mid-90’s, in Tennessee, when I first discovered the band in college. If not for the internet emerging as vehicle to really bring heavy metal back into people’s consciousness I would have never discovered the band.  So from Black Hand Inn, to Pile of Skulls to Blazon Stone and all the other in between, after and before I was a hooked on Running Wild and so were my friend whom I introduced the band to.  I even tracked down a digital copy of their concert during the Death or Glory tour in Germany right before the Iron Curtain fell.  Continue reading Music Review: Running Wild Album: Resilient

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