Hit Parader October 1986 Stryper vs. W.A.S.P, David Lee Roth, Deep Purple, Cinderella, Megadeth, Loudness, Queensryche, Metallica, Judas Priest, Motley Crue, Ratt, Bon Jovi, Saxon, Deep Purple, Iron Maiden,Billy Squier
” . . . We’re about the most unreligious Christian band you could imagine. . .” And according to lead singer, Michael Sweet, “We don’t consider ourselves to be overly religious. . .In fact, religion has nothing to do with what Strypers all about.”(Robert Sweet. Hit Parader, Feb. 1987, p.41).
However Strypers actions are even more damning than their words.
Stryper toured with WASP (!)
February 1987. Vol. 46, No. 269.
On the cover – Heaven and Hell – Stryper vs. W.A.S.P..
Inside – Contents – David Lee Roth, Saxon, Deep Purple, Iron Maiden,Billy Squier.
Centerfold – Poison.