KERRANG No. 88 February 1985 Iron Maiden on cover Rock in Rio (Queen, AC/DC, Whitesnake), FM, Uli Jon Roth, Meat Loaf, Robin George
KERRANG – No.88 Iron Maiden cover Rock in Rio, FM, Uli Roth, Meat Loaf, Robin George.
This issue of Kerrang! magazine features an 8 page report about the 1985 Rock in Rio festival which includes 11 photos. Other artists featured in the magazine include FM, Uli Roth, Meat Loaf, Dangerous Music, Ann Boleyn of Hellion and Partners in Crime.
KERRANG number 88 apart from the page mentioned below, all other pages are in absolute mint condition
Date of issue: Feb 21 – Mar 6
Cover – Iron Maiden (Rock In Rio)
Cozy Powell – 1 pg photo w/news (Whitesnake to Emerson & Lake)
Cronos (Venom bassist) + Cliff Richard! w/photo
FM – 2 pg interview & photo (has two small parts cut out and missing)
Spellbound, Strike, Torch (Torch + Electrikiss) (The back page of the FM article, so obviously has two small parts cut out and missing), Meat Loaf, Etched in Steel, Fierce Heart, Warlord: and the cannons of destruction have begun, Thrust, Spartan Warrior, David Lee Roth: Crazy from the Heat, Starz, ZZ Top Legs (Metal Mix), Spinal Tap, King Kobra, Stryper: Reason for the season, Madam X: High in high school, The firm: radioactive
Uli Jon Roth – 2 pg interview w/photo
Rock In Rio – 8 pg feature – Iron Maiden/ Queen/ AC/DC / Whitesnake
Mark Stanway (Magnum) – 1 pg photo w/text
Meat Loaf – 2.5pg interview w/photos
Robin George – 3 pg interview w/photos
Partners In Crime – 2 pg interview w/photos [supergroup from Fulham, London. ex-Status Quo Drummer John Coghlan, vocalist Noel McCalla ex-Moon and Jody Street, keyboardist Mark de Vanchque (ex-Wildfire), Ray Major (ex-Mott) and bassist Mac Mcaffrey. The band after three singles with minor success release their self-titled debut album in 1985 and produced by by John Eden (Status Quo) and James Guthrie (Pink Floyd, Queensrÿche). Amazing songs, stellar production, great musicianship]
Concerts: Lionheart (Marquee, London), Stryper (S.F, USA), Larry Miller(Marquee, London), Night Ranger / Y&T (S.F, USA), Persian Risk(Marquee, London), Torme (Marquee, London)
Very funny comic strip: The Ramones and Ratt!
Hellion (Ann Boleyn) – 1 pg photo w/text
Kerrang – the longest running and most famous UK Rock and Heavy Metal magazine. These mags have now become ultra collectable pieces of music memorabilia and have featured some of the biggest and smallest names in Rock/HM. Buy a piece of rock history today!!!!!