ARTILLERY
Thrash Metal • Denmark

MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music online community, from the creators of progarchives.com
ARTILLERY picture
Artillery is a Danish thrash metal band. They participated in the early development of the genre, and their highly energetic, riff-centric and often fast-paced music is similar in style to that of Slayer and Megadeth from the same era.

The band formed in 1982 in Taastrup, a suburb to Copenhagen. The members were guitarists Jørgen Sandau and Michael Stützer, bassist Morten Stützer, drummer Carsten Nielsen and singer Carsten Lohmann. The group recorded the demos Shellshock and Deeds of Darkness in 1984.

Artillery's first commercial debut came in early 1985 with the inclusion of the song "Hey Woman," on Volume One of the "Speed Metal Hell" compilation series which was released on New Renaissance Records. Later that year, Carsten Lohmann left and was replaced by Flemming Rönsdorf. Later the same year, Artillery recorded a third demo, Fear of Tomorrow, signed with Neat Records, and released their first album, also titled Fear
read more...
Thanks to Stooge, Time Signature, UMUR for the updates

ARTILLERY MP3, Free Download/Stream

ARTILLERY Online Videos

See all ARTILLERY videos

Buy ARTILLERY music

Right Now on Ebay (logo)
Parallel Thought & Gene the Southern Chi Artillery Splurgin CD Parallel Thought & Gene the Southern Chi Artillery Splurgin CD USD $3.98 Buy It Now 42m
Risk The Reborn 1992 Steamhammer Rare Out Of Print Artillery Kreator Risk The Reborn 1992 Steamhammer Rare Out Of Print Artillery Kreator USD $17.99 Buy It Now 2h 51m
Artillery (Hip Hop) by  Smart Artisans (AN CD Album 2004) Artillery (Hip Hop) by Smart Artisans (AN CD Album 2004) USD $4.61 Buy It Now 6h
THE LIVING END CD MODERN ARTILLERY BRAND NEW NEVER PLAYED THE LIVING END CD MODERN ARTILLERY BRAND NEW NEVER PLAYED USD $21.36 Buy It Now 6h
Ozomatli Vocal Artillery NM / EX De La Soul Ozomatli Vocal Artillery NM / EX De La Soul USD $5.99 Buy It Now 22h
Yosh Metaphors 1996 Black Mark Testament Artillery Thrash Metal Yosh Metaphors 1996 Black Mark Testament Artillery Thrash Metal USD $9.99 Buy It Now 23h
ESCAPE CLUB wild wild west 12 ESCAPE CLUB wild wild west 12" 4 trk dance mix b/w artillery mix,wild wild dub c USD $8.28 Buy It Now 1 day
Victor 78 Record U.S. Field Artillery March and Liberty Loan March Victor 78 Record U.S. Field Artillery March and Liberty Loan March USD $2.50 (0 bids)
1 day
OZOMATLI-VOCAL ARTILLERY-2-TRACK U.S. PROMO DJ CD CS289 OZOMATLI-VOCAL ARTILLERY-2-TRACK U.S. PROMO DJ CD CS289 USD $2.99 Buy It Now 1 day
THE LIVING END - MODERN ARTILLERY +2 bonus tracks, 2003 JAPAN CD W/OBI OOP THE LIVING END - MODERN ARTILLERY +2 bonus tracks, 2003 JAPAN CD W/OBI OOP USD $14.99 Buy It Now 1 day
Artillery - Legions [CD New] Artillery - Legions [CD New] USD $11.47 Buy It Now 1 day
The Living End - Modern Artillery Vinyl LP The Living End - Modern Artillery Vinyl LP USD $99.99 Buy It Now 1 day
TOXIK World Circus CD 1987 RR 9572 2 watchtower heathen realm coroner artillery TOXIK World Circus CD 1987 RR 9572 2 watchtower heathen realm coroner artillery USD $66.00 Buy It Now 1 day
HEATHEN Victims of Deception CD 1991 RRD 9331 artillery toxik megadeth forbidden HEATHEN Victims of Deception CD 1991 RRD 9331 artillery toxik megadeth forbidden USD $59.00 Buy It Now 1 day
HEATHEN Victims Of Deception CD 1991 APCY-8046 JAPAN Artillery Megadeth Toxik HEATHEN Victims Of Deception CD 1991 APCY-8046 JAPAN Artillery Megadeth Toxik USD $44.00 Buy It Now 1 day
ARTILLERY - MY BLOOD CD ARTILLERY - MY BLOOD CD USD $12.99 Buy It Now 1 day
ARTILLERY  By Inheritance   1991  Roadrunner  LP    MINT ARTILLERY By Inheritance 1991 Roadrunner LP MINT USD $37.00 Buy It Now 1 day
Artillery- By Inheritance (Cassette, RC Records) Artillery- By Inheritance (Cassette, RC Records) USD $6.99 (0 bids)
1 day
78 rpm record US Field Artillery March- John Phillip Sousa World  War 78 rpm record US Field Artillery March- John Phillip Sousa World War USD $3.00 Buy It Now 1 day
ARTILLERY: BY INHERITANCE CD '90 1ST PRESS PIXIE KILLERS DEATH SQUAD DEATHAMIN ARTILLERY: BY INHERITANCE CD '90 1ST PRESS PIXIE KILLERS DEATH SQUAD DEATHAMIN USD $11.00 (3 bids)
1 day
ARTILLERY-DEADLY RELICS 1998 CD MIGHTY MUSIC ORIGINAL VERY RARE ARTILLERY-DEADLY RELICS 1998 CD MIGHTY MUSIC ORIGINAL VERY RARE USD $24.99 Buy It Now 1 day
Artillery - My Blood [CD New] Artillery - My Blood [CD New] USD $16.48 Buy It Now 1 day
Artillery – By Inheritance / Japan Obi OOP 1st Press Mega Rare FEMS Artillery – By Inheritance / Japan Obi OOP 1st Press Mega Rare FEMS USD $79.99 (0 bids)
1 day
Artillery – B.A.C.K. / Japan Obi +2 Bonus Track 1st Press Very Rare Artillery – B.A.C.K. / Japan Obi +2 Bonus Track 1st Press Very Rare USD $9.99 (0 bids)
1 day
ARTILLERY - MY BLOOD NEW CD ARTILLERY - MY BLOOD NEW CD USD $24.18 Buy It Now 1 day
The Royal Artillery Band LP-THE QUEEN’S BIRTHDAY SALUTE The Royal Artillery Band LP-THE QUEEN’S BIRTHDAY SALUTE USD $20.00 Buy It Now 1 day
Avenger Of Blood - Death Brigade CD 2007 Heavy Artillery  HA5-5003-2-6  Rare OOP Avenger Of Blood - Death Brigade CD 2007 Heavy Artillery HA5-5003-2-6 Rare OOP USD $7.00 (0 bids)
1 day
TERROR SQUAD Lot of 2 CDs - see pics... Rare OOP  Japan  Artillery Voivod TERROR SQUAD Lot of 2 CDs - see pics... Rare OOP Japan Artillery Voivod USD $25.00 (0 bids)
2 days
Modern Artillery Modern Artillery USD $8.38 Buy It Now 2 days
1985/87 METAL ~ ARTILLERY ~ TERROR SQUAD ~ FEAR OF TOMORROW ~ CASSETTE TAPE 1985/87 METAL ~ ARTILLERY ~ TERROR SQUAD ~ FEAR OF TOMORROW ~ CASSETTE TAPE USD $24.99 (0 bids)
USD $32.99 Buy It Now
2 days
REIGN OF FURY-World Detonation CD Thrash / Heavy Metal Testament Artillery REIGN OF FURY-World Detonation CD Thrash / Heavy Metal Testament Artillery USD $6.49 (0 bids)
2 days
1990 METAL ~ ARTILLERY ~ BY INHERITANCE ~ CASSETTE TAPE 1990 METAL ~ ARTILLERY ~ BY INHERITANCE ~ CASSETTE TAPE USD $19.99 (0 bids)
USD $25.99 Buy It Now
2 days
ERUPTION-Tenses Collide CD Thrash / Heavy Metal Evile Slayer Artillery Testament ERUPTION-Tenses Collide CD Thrash / Heavy Metal Evile Slayer Artillery Testament USD $7.95 (0 bids)
2 days
cryptic - infinite torment, artillery annihilator testament atheist sadus grave cryptic - infinite torment, artillery annihilator testament atheist sadus grave USD $5.99 (0 bids)
2 days
methedras - katarsis, artillery annihilator kreator testament atheist sadus methedras - katarsis, artillery annihilator kreator testament atheist sadus USD $5.99 (0 bids)
2 days
ground control - dragged, kreator annihilator artillery sadus blind illusion ground control - dragged, kreator annihilator artillery sadus blind illusion USD $5.99 (0 bids)
2 days
terminal descent - host age to the devil, annihilator artillery monstrosity terminal descent - host age to the devil, annihilator artillery monstrosity USD $5.99 (0 bids)
2 days
ROYAL ARTILLERY BAND queen's birthday salute stereo lab lp 1957 near mint ROYAL ARTILLERY BAND queen's birthday salute stereo lab lp 1957 near mint USD $24.00 (0 bids)
USD $44.00 Buy It Now
2 days
# KIAI ACADEMY - AN ARTILLERY OF WORDS - CD 6trk Mint! # KIAI ACADEMY - AN ARTILLERY OF WORDS - CD 6trk Mint! USD $3.65 Buy It Now 2 days
Artillery - Deadly Relics CD ORG Mighty Music 1998 RARE Artillery - Deadly Relics CD ORG Mighty Music 1998 RARE USD $27.99 Buy It Now 2 days
ARTILLERY - MY BLOOD - MASSCD1440 ARTILLERY - MY BLOOD - MASSCD1440 USD $18.79 Buy It Now 2 days
The Royal Artillery Alanbrooke Band - Change In Time Ex/Ex MM0639 The Royal Artillery Alanbrooke Band - Change In Time Ex/Ex MM0639 USD $16.58 Buy It Now 2 days
Artillery - B.A.C.K. (CD, Apr-2003, Diehard (Denmark)) CD 10846 Artillery - B.A.C.K. (CD, Apr-2003, Diehard (Denmark)) CD 10846 USD $37.99 Buy It Now 2 days
ROYAL ARTILLERY MOUNTED BAND Out of the Box Top TV Themes vinyl LP ROYAL ARTILLERY MOUNTED BAND Out of the Box Top TV Themes vinyl LP USD $14.52 Buy It Now 2 days
The Living End - Modern Artillery LP Black Vinyl The Living End - Modern Artillery LP Black Vinyl USD $120.00 Buy It Now 2 days
The Living End - Modern Artillery LP Color Vinyl The Living End - Modern Artillery LP Color Vinyl USD $230.00 Buy It Now 2 days
Royal Artillery Band Queen's Birthday Salute  Vanguard 7.5 Reel to reel tape Royal Artillery Band Queen's Birthday Salute Vanguard 7.5 Reel to reel tape USD $7.99 (0 bids)
2 days
2001 OZOMATLI Vocal Artillery 12 2001 OZOMATLI Vocal Artillery 12" SINGLE INTERSCOPE RECORDS DE LA SOUL USD $9.99 Buy It Now 2 days
Artillery B.A.C.K. CD new remaster    BACK Artillery B.A.C.K. CD new remaster BACK USD $16.49 Buy It Now 2 days
Artillery - Fear of Tomorrow LP  first press Vinyl  Artillery - Fear of Tomorrow LP first press Vinyl USD $55.00 (0 bids)
2 days
Rare CD ARTILLERY-By Inheritance 1st pres. RC Records Rare CD ARTILLERY-By Inheritance 1st pres. RC Records USD $29.99 (0 bids)
2 days
Rare CD ARTILLERY-Terror Squad / Fear Of Tomorrow 1st pres. RC Records Rare CD ARTILLERY-Terror Squad / Fear Of Tomorrow 1st pres. RC Records USD $29.99 (0 bids)
2 days
Panic - Epidemic CD METAL BLADE defiance artillery forced entry exodus atrophy Panic - Epidemic CD METAL BLADE defiance artillery forced entry exodus atrophy USD $24.99 (0 bids)
2 days
Artillery - When Death Comes (yellow) NEW LP Artillery - When Death Comes (yellow) NEW LP USD $35.95 Buy It Now 2 days
CD ARTILLERY-B.A.C.K. 1st pres.Die Hard Music / EFA CD ARTILLERY-B.A.C.K. 1st pres.Die Hard Music / EFA USD $29.99 (0 bids)
2 days
ARTILLERY**WHEN DEATH COMES**VINYL ARTILLERY**WHEN DEATH COMES**VINYL USD $20.50 Buy It Now 2 days
Artillery - My Blood NEW LP Artillery - My Blood NEW LP USD $35.95 Buy It Now 2 days
MORGANA LEFAY - The Secret Doctrine /1st Pr JAPAN + Over And Over MAXI Artillery MORGANA LEFAY - The Secret Doctrine /1st Pr JAPAN + Over And Over MAXI Artillery USD $9.90 (0 bids)
2 days
Watchman - Peaceful Artillery USA Shipping Included Watchman - Peaceful Artillery USA Shipping Included USD $3.97 Buy It Now 2 days
SADUS - Out Of Blood / LIMITED EDITION + 3 2006 Artillery Deathrow Assassin SADUS - Out Of Blood / LIMITED EDITION + 3 2006 Artillery Deathrow Assassin USD $9.90 (0 bids)
2 days
ARTILLERY**MY BLOOD**VINYL ARTILLERY**MY BLOOD**VINYL USD $20.50 Buy It Now 2 days
Artillery - My Blood LP Sealed Artillery - My Blood LP Sealed USD $34.99 Buy It Now 2 days
The Living End Modern Artillery NEW ships Fast not a promo combined shipping   The Living End Modern Artillery NEW ships Fast not a promo combined shipping USD $3.99 (0 bids)
USD $5.99 Buy It Now
3 days
1987 Artillery Terror Squad Cassette Danish Metal Exciter Voi Vod Slayer 1987 Artillery Terror Squad Cassette Danish Metal Exciter Voi Vod Slayer USD $10.00 (0 bids)
3 days
JOHN PHILIP SOUSA /  ROYAL ARTILLERY BAND - MUSIC FOR WIND BAND 1 NEW CD JOHN PHILIP SOUSA / ROYAL ARTILLERY BAND - MUSIC FOR WIND BAND 1 NEW CD USD $15.40 Buy It Now 3 days
profaner - signs of nine, artillery annihilator kreator testament atheist sadus profaner - signs of nine, artillery annihilator kreator testament atheist sadus USD $5.99 (0 bids)
3 days
ARTILLERY - FEAR OF TOMORROW - RARE NUMBERED CD ALBUM METAL ARTILLERY - FEAR OF TOMORROW - RARE NUMBERED CD ALBUM METAL USD $4.88 (2 bids)
3 days
ARTILLERY - MY BLOOD (180GM) NEW VINYL ARTILLERY - MY BLOOD (180GM) NEW VINYL USD $39.17 Buy It Now 3 days
Howard Alden & Andy Brown Quartet - Heavy Artillery [CD New] Howard Alden & Andy Brown Quartet - Heavy Artillery [CD New] USD $16.55 Buy It Now 3 days
OZOMATLI.12 OZOMATLI.12" vinyl Vocal Artillery b/w 1234 wil.i.am DE LA SOUL INTR-10525-1 USD $1.99 (0 bids)
USD $3.99 Buy It Now
3 days
ARTILLERY - My Blood Digipack ARTILLERY - My Blood Digipack USD $17.99 Buy It Now 3 days
Artillery-B.A.C.K. (1999 Diehard Music) Thrash Artillery-B.A.C.K. (1999 Diehard Music) Thrash USD $8.99 Buy It Now 3 days
SOUSA /  BRION / ROYAL ARTILLERY BAND - WORKS FOR WIND BAND 3 NEW CD SOUSA / BRION / ROYAL ARTILLERY BAND - WORKS FOR WIND BAND 3 NEW CD USD $15.40 Buy It Now 3 days
Agent Steel - Order Of The Illuminati (CD used, A.O.S./Artillery Music 2003) Agent Steel - Order Of The Illuminati (CD used, A.O.S./Artillery Music 2003) USD $19.99 Buy It Now 3 days
45 RECORD GOLDMAN BAND THE STAR SPANGLED BANNER, AMERICA, U.S. FIELD ARTILLERY 45 RECORD GOLDMAN BAND THE STAR SPANGLED BANNER, AMERICA, U.S. FIELD ARTILLERY USD $4.48 Buy It Now 3 days
invasion - orchestrated kill maneuver, artillery atheist monstrosity grave sadus invasion - orchestrated kill maneuver, artillery atheist monstrosity grave sadus USD $5.99 (0 bids)
4 days
ROYAL ARTILLERY BAND the queen's birthday suite LP VG VSD 2011 Vinyl  Record ROYAL ARTILLERY BAND the queen's birthday suite LP VG VSD 2011 Vinyl Record USD $9.00 Buy It Now 4 days
ARTILLERY - MAGAZINE CUTTINGS COLLECTION (REF T4) ARTILLERY - MAGAZINE CUTTINGS COLLECTION (REF T4) USD $11.53 Buy It Now 4 days
Howard & Andy Brown Quartet Alden - Heavy Artillery CD Howard & Andy Brown Quartet Alden - Heavy Artillery CD USD $17.16 Buy It Now 4 days
Royal Artillery Band - Greenwich Bandstand CD Royal Artillery Band - Greenwich Bandstand CD USD $20.02 Buy It Now 4 days
Artillery - When Death Comes CD Artillery - When Death Comes CD USD $18.27 Buy It Now 4 days
ARTILLERY - WHEN DEATH COMES NEW CD ARTILLERY - WHEN DEATH COMES NEW CD USD $22.27 Buy It Now 4 days
HOWARD ALDEN / ANDY QUARTET  BROWN - HEAVY ARTILLERY NEW CD HOWARD ALDEN / ANDY QUARTET BROWN - HEAVY ARTILLERY NEW CD USD $21.50 Buy It Now 5 days
Peaceful Artillery - Watchman (CD 1995) Peaceful Artillery - Watchman (CD 1995) USD $1.00 Buy It Now 5 days
RUNNING WILD-SHIRT GATES TO PURGATORY AGENT STEEL STARGAZER ARTILLERY RUNNING WILD-SHIRT GATES TO PURGATORY AGENT STEEL STARGAZER ARTILLERY USD $30.00 Buy It Now 5 days
HELLPREACHER-SHIRT DEVASTATION ARTILLERY FEAR OF TOMORROW MASSACRA PESTILENCE HELLPREACHER-SHIRT DEVASTATION ARTILLERY FEAR OF TOMORROW MASSACRA PESTILENCE USD $23.00 Buy It Now 5 days
MORTAL SIN Face of Despair CD 89 onslaught sodom destruction artillery vio-lence MORTAL SIN Face of Despair CD 89 onslaught sodom destruction artillery vio-lence USD $24.99 Buy It Now 5 days
Ozomatli.  Vocal Artillery Ozomatli. Vocal Artillery USD $7.00 Buy It Now 5 days
Rare Ozomatti 1234 De La Sol Near Mint NM Vinyl Vocal Artillery Medusa Promo Rare Ozomatti 1234 De La Sol Near Mint NM Vinyl Vocal Artillery Medusa Promo USD $6.99 Buy It Now 5 days
OZOMATLI - Vocal Artillery / 1234 12 OZOMATLI - Vocal Artillery / 1234 12" Vinyl Hip Hop DE LA SOUL WIL.I.AM *PROMO* USD $4.99 Buy It Now 5 days
THE ROYAL ARTILLERY BAND - NEW HORIZONS CD NEW & SEALED THE ROYAL ARTILLERY BAND - NEW HORIZONS CD NEW & SEALED USD $8.22 Buy It Now 5 days
78 rpm ROYAL ARTILLERY BAND wellington march / espana , o w geary 78 rpm ROYAL ARTILLERY BAND wellington march / espana , o w geary USD $41.49 Buy It Now 5 days
Metal Masters 4 CD box set new Cloven Hoof Thor Venom Warfare Artillery nwobhm Metal Masters 4 CD box set new Cloven Hoof Thor Venom Warfare Artillery nwobhm USD $24.99 Buy It Now 5 days
King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery - R.Webster - The Musical Drive - LR103 (LP) King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery - R.Webster - The Musical Drive - LR103 (LP) USD $6.62 Buy It Now 5 days
Royal Artillery Band On Display - S.Hays - Fontana - BIG410Y (LP) Royal Artillery Band On Display - S.Hays - Fontana - BIG410Y (LP) USD $3.24 Buy It Now 5 days
slayer world painted blood metallica sodom kreator artillery death overkill dri slayer world painted blood metallica sodom kreator artillery death overkill dri USD $8.99 (0 bids)
5 days
Necronomicon ( T-SHIRT )  Deathrow Living Death Razor Whiplash Sadus Artillery Necronomicon ( T-SHIRT ) Deathrow Living Death Razor Whiplash Sadus Artillery USD $27.99 Buy It Now 5 days
INVOCATOR Early Years ORG CD Artillery Mercenary Hatesphere Konkhra INVOCATOR Early Years ORG CD Artillery Mercenary Hatesphere Konkhra USD $29.99 (0 bids)
5 days
ARTILLERY 2011 CD - My Blood +2 Ltd.Digi.- Paradox/Heathen/ForbiddenSEALED ARTILLERY 2011 CD - My Blood +2 Ltd.Digi.- Paradox/Heathen/ForbiddenSEALED USD $11.99 Buy It Now 5 days
Modern Artillery, Living End, Acceptable Modern Artillery, Living End, Acceptable USD $4.03 Buy It Now 6 days
Showing all 100 items | Price may be different, data is cached every 1h | Keyword-based search | Ordered by ending time | See results on eBay.com
Amazon (logo)
B.A.C.KB.A.C.K
Remastered · Import
Cyclone Empire 2010
Audio CD$11.66
$22.19 (used)
When Death ComesWhen Death Comes
Import
METAL MIN2 2009
Audio CD$4.85
$13.22 (used)
My Blood (Limited)My Blood (Limited)
Extra tracks · Import
METAL MIN2 2011
Audio CD$10.96
$15.84 (used)
LegionsLegions
Metal Blade 2013
Audio CD$6.30
$8.78 (used)
One Foot In The Grave, The Other One In The Trash (Ltd. Edition)One Foot In The Grave, The Other One In The Trash (Ltd. Edition)
Import · Limited Edition
METAL MIN2 2009
Audio CD$9.54
$17.46 (used)
Showing 5 items | Cache expiring in 72h | Keyword-based search | Best seller rank | More results on Amazon.com

More places to buy metal & ARTILLERY music

ARTILLERY Discography

ARTILLERY albums / top albums

.. Album Cover 3.02 | 2 ratings
Fear of Tomorrow
Thrash Metal 1985
.. Album Cover 4.00 | 5 ratings
Terror Squad
Thrash Metal 1987
.. Album Cover 4.33 | 19 ratings
By Inheritance
Thrash Metal 1990
.. Album Cover 4.00 | 2 ratings
B.A.C.K.
Thrash Metal 1999
.. Album Cover 4.46 | 7 ratings
When Death Comes
Thrash Metal 2009
.. Album Cover 4.20 | 6 ratings
My Blood
Thrash Metal 2011
.. Album Cover 4.50 | 2 ratings
Legions
Thrash Metal 2013

ARTILLERY EPs & splits

ARTILLERY live albums

.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
One Foot in the Grave, the Other One in the Trash
Thrash Metal 2009

ARTILLERY demos, promos, fans club and other releases (no bootlegs)

.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
We Are the Dead
Thrash Metal 1982
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Shellshock
Thrash Metal 1984
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Deeds of Darkness
Thrash Metal 1984
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Fear of Tomorrow
Thrash Metal 1985
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Terror Squad (Rehearsal demo)
Thrash Metal 1986
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Khomaniac
Thrash Metal 1989
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Don't Believe/Khomaniac
Thrash Metal 1990
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Mind Factory
Thrash Metal 1991

ARTILLERY boxset & compilations

.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Terror Squad/Fear of Tomorrow
Thrash Metal 1987
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Deadly Relics
Thrash Metal 1998
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Through the Years
Thrash Metal 2007

ARTILLERY singles (1)

.. Album Cover
0.00 | 0 ratings
Jester
Thrash Metal 1999

ARTILLERY movies (DVD, Blu-Ray or VHS)

.. Album Cover
5.00 | 1 ratings
One Foot in the Grave the Other in the Trash
Thrash Metal 2008

ARTILLERY Reviews

ARTILLERY Legions

Album · 2013 · Thrash Metal
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
UMUR
"Legions" is the 7th full-length studio album by Danish thrash metal veterans Artillery. The album was released through Metal Blade Records in November 2013. Quite a few things have happened since the release of "My Blood (2011)". First off Artillery have changed record label from Metal Mind Productions to Metal Blade Records. Secondly the lineup have seen a couple of significant changes as original drummer Carsten Nielsen has been replaced by Josua Madsen and lead vocalist Søren Adamsen has been replaced by Michael Bastholm Dahl.

It´s not the first time Artillery have changed lead vocalist or drummer for that matter, but both Carsten Nielsen and Søren Adamsen have been quite prolific since the reformation of Artillery, so it´s interesting to note how well their replacements take up the ball. Josua Madsen does a fine job on the drums while new lead vocalist Michael Bastholm Dahl puts his mark on the band´s sound right from the get go. His voice is a bit more unusual than Søren Adamsen´s ditto and his singing style is a bit less thrashy, but still suits the music well. I guess it´s just another testimony to the fact that it´s always been the intense and raw thrashy riffing by the Stützer brothers that have defined Artillery´s sound. They play riffs on this album (like they do on every other album release by the band), that´ll force you to headbang like a madman. That´s how great they are.

Besides the great thrashy tracks, Artillery also play a couple of power ballad type tracks and because of Michael Bastholm Dahl´s vocal style they touch US power metal territory on those tracks. Michael Bastholm Dahl is actually the most "singing" type vocalist the band have yet worked with and I guess those who enjoy more thrash metal sounding staccato vocals will take a bit of time getting used to his singing style although it´s not miles away from his two predecessors. "Legions" is upon conclusion another solid release by Artillery and thrash metal fans with an interest in US power metal should definitely give this one a try. A 4 star (80%) rating is deserved.

ARTILLERY Legions

Album · 2013 · Thrash Metal
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
Time Signature
Wardrum heartbeat...

Genre: thrash metal

Since their comeback in the form of "When Death Comes", Artillery were on a roll, delivering first class thrash metal. A key factor seemed to be the voice of the new vocalist Søren Adamsen and his aggressive, but melodic, approach to thrash metal lyrics. So when Søren Adamsen AND drummer and founding member Carsten Nielsen left the band in 2012, some people were naturally concerned that their departures would have a negative impact on the future of Artillery. Their replacements were vocalist Michael Bastholm and drummer Josua Madsen and their full-length debut as Artillery members was 2013s "Legions".

I do not want to belittle the efforts of the members they replaced. Søren Adamsen's aggressive voice suited the aggressive style of Artillery very well and added a dose of energy to the overall picture. Likewise, Carsten Nielsen's punky drumming style was a source of raw aggression. But, the two new members do a phenomenal job. Josua Madsen's drumming is more refined and has more attention to detail but retains the aggressive edge, and Michael Bastholm's soearing and powerful vocals blend nively in with the Artillery sound and add a slightly epic dimension.

Musically, "Legions" continue were "My Blood" left off, and thus comes as a natural extension of "When Death Comes" as well. "Legions" explore further the epic feel of the predecessor - and this is where Michael Bastholm's voice fits in so perfectly. The Eastern influence that has characterized Artillery's music since "By Inheritance" is still present, as are the bands old school thrash metal roots. In other wordsm this album is as Artillery as it gets, which is really a testimony to the Stützer brothers' talent for consistent songwriting.

The opening track 'Chill My Bones (Burn My Flesh)' starts out with a tribal-cum-Eastern-come-epic intro, before it morphs into a solid midtempo thrasher that rivals the likes of Exodus and Xentrix. The soaring chorus is both awe-inspiring and appropriately bone-chilling. The title track is rich in Eastern scales and thrashy aggression as well as technical finesse and nicely placed tempo changes. 'Wardrum Heartbeat' is characterized by the same blend of aggression and technical sophistication and features some solid midtempo passages. Vocals-wise, Bastholm delivers some pretty impressive vocal melodies, and I also like how the band experiments with the riot choir effect. 'Global Flatline' is a heavy and melancholic affair, and the aggressive 'Ethos of Wrath' has a slight power-thrash feel to it. Indeed, it is difficult to pick stand-out tracks from this album because they are all so strong.

"Legions" is very well produced, and the songwriting is strong. The musicianshp is top notch across the board. I am particularly impressed with the new vocalist. His soaring vocals and impressive vocal melodies really add a new dimension to Artillery's sound that takes it to another level of awesomeness. I like how the musical aspect of the album is undeniably Artillery, and how it can be complemented by a new vocalist. As mentioned, I do not want to belittle the work of Søren Adamsen (nor that of Flemming Rönsdorf), but it is undeniable that Artillery have really found an incredible vocalist in Bastholm.

In all, this album is definitely up there with "When Death Comes", "My Blood", and "By Inheritance" - I dare say that it is perhaps their best album since "By Inheritance", and that's really something, because "When Death Comes" and "My Blood" are extremely good thrash metal albums. "Legions" is, for my money, an instant thrash metal classic and easily rivals bands like Anthrax, Heathen, Flotsam & Jetsam and other thrash metal bands who also combine aggression with melody. "Legions" offers high quality thrash metal. Period.

ARTILLERY By Inheritance

Album · 1990 · Thrash Metal
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
Warthur
Combining a technically proficient thrash metal musical foundation with vocal delivery and a few riffs harking back to the golden age of the NWOBHM, it's mildly surprising to me that Artillery's By Inheritance doesn't have a higher profile, since it seems to me like an album with appeal for both thrash fans and followers of earlier metal styles. With Flemming Rønsdorf's vocals drawing on the styles of the likes of Bruce Dickinson, Michael Kiske, and perhaps a dab of Rob Halford, and the brothers Stützer providing a twin lead guitar approach reminiscent of Judas Priest and Iron Maiden whilst cooking up riffs worthy of Megadeth and Metallica, there's plenty for all metal fans to love here.

ARTILLERY My Blood

Album · 2011 · Thrash Metal
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
UMUR
"My Blood" is the 6th full-length studio album by Danish thrash metal act Artillery. The album was released through Metal Mind Productions in March 2011. It´s the second album with vocalist Søren Adamsen and the second album since the band´s comeback album "When Death Comes (2009)".

The album opens with the middle eastern tinged "Mi Sangre (The Blood Song)", which is structurally a pretty complex track lasting 7:33 minutes. It´s definitely one of the standout tracks on the album but there are plenty to pick from. The music style is the usual thrash metal meets melodic heavy/power metal that the band have more or less practiced since day one, but maybe with a bit more emphasis on the melodic part these days compared to the early releases by the band. We´re talking killer thrashy riffing, powerful but also melodic singing, well thought out tracks and a suiting powerful sound production. These Danish veterans know exactly how to write effectful and memorable material and at the same time deliver it with passion and conviction.

"My Blood" is of course a must for fans of the band and in particular fans of the preceeding album by the band but more casual fans of melodic thrash metal should find lots to like here too. A 4 star (80%) rating is deserved.

ARTILLERY By Inheritance

Album · 1990 · Thrash Metal
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
Sheavy
Artillery's third studio album is a new direction from what they had been playing previously, thanks mainly to the very prominent power metal nods during these songs.

I bought this album not having heard anything by Artillery at the time, or knowing anything about them, I saw Gene Hoglan was doing the drumming duties here, and that sealed the deal. I am much pleased by having got this album as it really isn't like much anything else out there. It has all the trademarks of a good thrash album, but with Helloween style power metal being infused with the thrash. This combination makes for an incredibly melodic and epic sounding (at times) thrash album. The vocals by Flemming Rønsdorf are also not as raw sounding as most thrash band out there.

All the songs are good and have top notch muscianship, with some standouts for me being the great intro song Tashkent, which has some Indian/ Raga-ish influence. The song Khomaniac is the best example of Artillery's fusion of power metal and thrash with great some really great passages (and guitar solo). Another standout for me is Back In The Trash, which is more thrashy than Khomaniac, but is in no way a let down, and shows that Artillery know how to thrash like the big four. I also have to comment on the the song Razamanaz which could have been tailor-made for thrash, with vocals that fight perfectly with the thrash sound. A very good cover by Artillery.

This album should by heard by any metalhead. You really won't be dissapointed.

ARTILLERY Movies Reviews

ARTILLERY One Foot in the Grave the Other in the Trash

Movie · 2008 · Thrash Metal
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
Time Signature
One foot in the grave, the other in the thrash...

Genre: thrash metal

This video captures Artillery's concert in Spodek, Katowice, in Poland on March 8th in 2008, and that in itself is something I really appreciated. In 'ye olden days', the venue of a show that was released on video or DVD would have to be some big legendary arena like Wembley or a place like that. But this DVD show that metal is really a global phenomenon and that concerts at internationally relatively obscure place like Spodek, Katowice, in Poland can be just as intense and magnificent as those that are held in big arenas.

The concert itself is great, and the production is sufficiently unpolished, and it's great to see a bunch of middle-aged and greying and mostly balding guys (ignoring Nico, of course) going on stage and kicking ass in an all out thrash metal frontal attack. Fans will surely appreciat eclassics like "Deeds of Darkness", "By Inheritance", "Khomaniac" and "Terror Squad".

So, the concert is what it is: an intense frontal thrash metal attack, and a show I wish I could have attended, but the real treasure on this album, which is what makes me give it five stars, are the interviews with the Stützer brothers and original drummer "Carsten Nielsen" in which they go through interesting events in the history of the band, such as split-ups, working with Flemming Rasmussen, drinking with Slayer, getting kicked out of Russia, recording with Invocator's and The Haunted's Per M. Jensen, the creation of side project missing link, problems with Neat Records and Venom, and, of course, the inception of the band and their choice of band moniker.

I'd recommend this DVD to fans of the band, but also fans of thrash metal in general, because there are certain to enjoy all of this DVD.

ARTILLERY Shouts

Please login to post a shout
No shouts posted yet. Be the first member to do so above!

ARTILLERY Index

Member Zone

Username:
Password:
Stay signed in

Metal Subgenres

Artists Alpha-index

MMA TOP 5 Metal ALBUMS

Rating by members, ranked by custom algorithm
Albums with 30 ratings and more
Rust in Peace Thrash Metal
MEGADETH
Buy this album from our partners
Master of Puppets Thrash Metal
METALLICA
Buy this album from our partners
Red Proto-Metal
KING CRIMSON
Buy this album from our partners
Crimson Death Metal
EDGE OF SANITY
Buy this album from our partners
Symbolic Death Metal
DEATH
Buy this album from our partners

New Metal Artists

New Metal Releases

Qualia Progressive Metal
LOST NEBULA
Buy this album from MMA partners
Megalomania Hard Rock
KISSIN' DYNAMITE
Buy this album from MMA partners
Вперед и вверх / Vpered I Vverkh Progressive Metal
ORGIA PRAVEDNIKOV
Buy this album from MMA partners
Embrace the Abyss Death Metal
KONQUEROR
Buy this album from MMA partners
Res Parallela Progressive Metal
FABIO LA MANNA
Buy this album from MMA partners
More new releases

New Free Metal MP3 download/stream

New Metal Online Videos

Mushroomhead - Sun Doesn't Rise
MUSHROOMHEAD
Tupan· 1 day ago
More videos

New MMA Metal Forum Topics

More in the forums

New Site interactions

More...

Latest Metal News

members-submitted

More in the forums

Social Media

Share this site
Follow us

Buy Metal Music Online