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Purgatory

Country of origin:
United Kingdom
Location:
Bristol, England
Status:
Split-up
Formed in:
1987
Genre:
Thrash Metal
Lyrical themes:
Anti-War, Anti-Nuclear, Social Injustice, Life, Corruption, Religion, WWI
Last label:
Manic Ears Records
Years active:
1987-1990
Named as a last minute pre-gig decision from the back of a Maiden album (though later in press interviews the band would say it was after the opening line of Slayer's song "Raining Blood").

29 years after disbanding, 3 members of the final Purgatory line-up and 2 additional members formed the band Trapped in Purgatory.

Compilation appearances:
- "Warring Factions" on A Taste of Armageddon ...
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Added on: 2002-10-14 19:47:41 Last modified on: 2022-02-03 10:15:30