Death or Glory

Running Wild - Death or Glory
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This album is awesome and very fun to listen to from start to finish. This is DEFINITELY being replayed in the near future for sure! It may not be perfect but it's pretty close to being perfect. Easy 4.5 out of 5. If you haven't listened to this yet, you should definitely check it out.


Running Wild are one of the earliest Power Metal bands around, starting as Speed/Heavy Metal but moving closer to true Power Metal by the end of the 80’s. With each release, they sailed further from mediocracy to uniquely speedy melodic pirate metal with delicious riffs and gruff but talented vocals. Death or Glory is the peak of their 80’s material and often cited as their magnum opus.

The opening track “Riding the Storm” is indeed possibly the finest Power Metal song ... read more

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Track List

  1. Riding the Storm
  2. Renegade
  3. Evilution
  4. Running Blood
  5. Highland Glory (The Eternal Fight)
  6. Marooned
  7. Bad to the Bone
  8. Tortuga Bay
  9. Death or Glory
  10. The Battle of Waterloo
  11. March On
  12. Wild Animal
  13. Tear Down the Walls
  14. Störtebeker
  15. Chains & Leather
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Added on: November 26, 2019