Toledo Steel : “The First Strike Of Steel – The Early Years Anthology” CD 15th May 2020 Dissonance Productions. UK Heavy Metal band.
Formed in 2011 the band has been playing lots of live shows gaining a great fan base. Influenced by the creator of Heavy Metal it is with no doubt they conquered the Metal world easily. Their dedication and hard work put them on top of the list to get a deal with Dissonance.
With the success of their first albums and the demos known in the underground, they decided to repress those songs some may haven’t heard yet. This album is so bringing back their early tunes that now are available to the world. A strong cover to keep it Metal reminding some of early eighties ones.
When famous bands pull out a live album, Toledo Steel give you a brilliant album with their amazing songs you will all love for sure. Keeping you waiting for the next big thing to happen. A brand new album that will set the strong path they have already taken , it will be their second effort on the label that brings back all the legendary English bands.
We can say they have reached the stars when many bands are yearning for it. We can only wish them the best and keep giving us great songs. They play the early Heavy Metal at its best and since it is back, they are at the right time.
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High pitch vocals , great solos and entertaining riffs to make you dance. Many influences ranging from SkullFist, Iron Maiden, Mercyful Fate, Iron Kingdom, Judas Priest, RAM.. A very good sound and tunes that flows in your mind like you know the band for decades.
Toledo Steel is a strong band who knows how to write catchy tunes for all the Metal Heads. Nine songs for the pleasure of your ears, “Fallen Empire” , ” Speed Killer” , “Toledo Steel” … Each song is a blast from the past from a band that has nearly a decade of life. Get this album now 99/100.