QUARTZ

NWoBHM / Heavy Metal • United Kingdom
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Quartz came out of the British hard rock hotbed of Birmingham to join the New Wave of British Heavy Metal movement in the late '70s. With a lineup that included John Bonham-associate Mike Hopkins and future Black Sabbath keyboardist Geoff Nichols, they were actually founded under the name Bandylegs but changed when Jet Records showed interest in the band. They signed a contract with the label and toured with both AC/DC and Sabbath before beginning work on their first album. The tour with Black Sabbath turned out to be quite fruitful, as they gained a tour manager (Albert Chapman) and a big fan in Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi. Iommi took over the production duties on their eponymous debut, drafting Queen's Brian May into the sessions to play some guitar. The album was important to the emerging scene, and they joined Diamondhead and Def Leppard in being one of the first read more...
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Stand Up & FightStand Up & Fight
Universal 2018
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High Roller 2017
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Metal Mind 2010
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Metal Blade 2001
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QUARTZ Quartz album cover 3.33 | 3 ratings
Quartz
NWoBHM 1977
QUARTZ Stand Up and Fight album cover 4.00 | 3 ratings
Stand Up and Fight
NWoBHM 1980
QUARTZ Against All Odds album cover 3.00 | 1 ratings
Against All Odds
NWoBHM 1983
QUARTZ Fear No Evil album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Fear No Evil
Heavy Metal 2016

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QUARTZ Live album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live
NWoBHM 1980
QUARTZ Metallergy album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Metallergy
NWoBHM 1980

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QUARTZ Live album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Live
NWoBHM 1980

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QUARTZ Ressurrection album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Ressurrection
NWoBHM 1996
QUARTZ Satan's Serenade: The Quartz Anthology album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
Satan's Serenade: The Quartz Anthology
NWoBHM 2004
QUARTZ Too Hot To Handle album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Too Hot To Handle
NWoBHM 2015

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Sugar Rain
NWoBHM 1977
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3.50 | 1 ratings
Stgreet Fighting Lady
NWoBHM 1977
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4.00 | 1 ratings
Nantucket Sleighride
NWoBHM 1980
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Satan's Serenade
NWoBHM 1980
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Stoking up the Fires of Hell
NWoBHM 1980
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Stand Up And Fight
NWoBHM 1980
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Tell Me Why
NWoBHM 1983

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