SKYCLAD

Folk Metal / Thrash Metal • United Kingdom
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Skyclad is a British heavy metal band with strong folk influences in their music, some would say they invented the genre of folk metal . They were formed by former Sabbat vocalist Martin Walkyier, and Satan / Blind Fury / Pariah guitarist Steve Ramsey in 1990 to represent the "ultimate pagan metal band".

From the start, they have incorporated a diverse range of influences from British folk music to German thrash metal which has fed their constantly evolving sound. They are widely considered the inventors of folk metal.

The lineup remained stable for the recording of 2000's Folkémon, but founding member Walkyier left the band in 2001, citing various reasons, such as financial difficulties or the bands unwillingness to tour in South America owing to security concerns as the final straw, though other band members have commented that his somewhat pessimist personality was one
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SKYCLAD The Wayward Sons of Mother Earth album cover 3.74 | 17 ratings
The Wayward Sons of Mother Earth
Thrash Metal 1991
SKYCLAD A Burnt Offering for the Bone Idol album cover 3.96 | 12 ratings
A Burnt Offering for the Bone Idol
Folk Metal 1992
SKYCLAD Jonah's Ark album cover 3.82 | 11 ratings
Jonah's Ark
Folk Metal 1993
SKYCLAD Prince of the Poverty Line album cover 3.90 | 10 ratings
Prince of the Poverty Line
Folk Metal 1994
SKYCLAD The Silent Whales of Lunar Sea album cover 3.50 | 9 ratings
The Silent Whales of Lunar Sea
Folk Metal 1995
SKYCLAD Irrational Anthems album cover 3.64 | 7 ratings
Irrational Anthems
Folk Metal 1996
SKYCLAD Oui Avant-Garde á Chance album cover 3.50 | 5 ratings
Oui Avant-Garde á Chance
Folk Metal 1996
SKYCLAD The Answer Machine? album cover 3.17 | 3 ratings
The Answer Machine?
Folk Metal 1997
SKYCLAD Vintage Whine album cover 3.00 | 3 ratings
Vintage Whine
Folk Metal 1999
SKYCLAD Folkémon album cover 3.62 | 4 ratings
Folkémon
Folk Metal 2000
SKYCLAD A Semblance of Normality album cover 3.50 | 3 ratings
A Semblance of Normality
Folk Metal 2004
SKYCLAD In the... All Together album cover 3.50 | 2 ratings
In the... All Together
Folk Metal 2009
SKYCLAD Forward Into The Past album cover 3.25 | 2 ratings
Forward Into The Past
Folk Metal 2017

SKYCLAD EPs & splits

SKYCLAD Tracks From the Wilderness album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
Tracks From the Wilderness
Folk Metal 1992
SKYCLAD Thinking Allowed? album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Thinking Allowed?
Folk Metal 1993
SKYCLAD Outrageous Fourtunes album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Outrageous Fourtunes
Folk Metal 1998
SKYCLAD Jig-a-Jig album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Jig-a-Jig
Folk Metal 2006

SKYCLAD live albums

SKYCLAD Another Fine Mess album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Another Fine Mess
Folk Metal 2001
SKYCLAD Live at the Dynamo album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live at the Dynamo
Folk Metal 2002

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

SKYCLAD Lemming Project / Skyclad album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Lemming Project / Skyclad
Thrash Metal 1991
SKYCLAD Massacre's Classix Shape Edition album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Massacre's Classix Shape Edition
Folk Metal 1999
SKYCLAD Poetic Wisdom album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Poetic Wisdom
Folk Metal 2001

SKYCLAD re-issues & compilations

SKYCLAD Old Rope album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Old Rope
Folk Metal 1997
SKYCLAD History Lessens album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
History Lessens
Folk Metal 2002
SKYCLAD No Daylights nor Heeltaps album cover 1.00 | 2 ratings
No Daylights nor Heeltaps
Folk Metal 2002
SKYCLAD Platinum Edition album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Platinum Edition
Folk Metal 2004

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Swords of a Thousand Men
Folk Metal 2001

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