Megalith – Risen from the Grave CD Reissue of this St. Louis based power thrash metal group’s unique and promising 80s demo plus a live concert recording from the night of lead singer and guitarist Joe Bufalo’s tragic death. Rockadrome have been fans of this group’s demo since our days as King Klassic records when we showed interest, along with other labels, in signing Megalith some 25 years ago! Some dreams never die! The group have recently reformed and are currently playing shows and writing material for a new album.
Watchtower – Energetic Disassembly CD. Official reissue of legendary Texas metal band’s debut album from the early 80s! The infamous album that almost single-handedly created a new genre and took heavy metal into a new dimension. The band were influenced by late 70s progressive rock and acts such as Rush and UK as well as the burgeoning New Wave of British Heavy Metal scene. [Read more…]
Watchtower – Demonstrations in Chaos CD. The Texas techno-metal pioneers have returned! Long gone on Monster Records, this is finally back in print on the new Forged in Fire sub-label of Rockadrome! Rare 80s recordings featuring original vocalist Jason McMaster (Broken Teeth, Dangerous Toys). Showcased here are the original, and many say heavier, Boss Studio recordings of their “Energetic Disassembly” album, as well as various other original recordings, demos and live versions. [Read more…]
Devastation – Idolatry CD. Brand new reissue of this old school Texas thrash metal band’s acclaimed 3rd album from 1991, originally released on the Combat label. Produced by the legendary Scott Burns (Death, Obituary, Sepultura, etc.), it’s been considered a thrash metal masterpiece by some and includes revamped cover art, a 12-page full color booklet and 3 heavier than ever bonus tracks featuring the newly reformed line-up! [Read more…]