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To my surprise, no one else has started a thread here yet, and so I will.

NWBHM was a movement which comprised four bands above all - well, four that I can think of.  Iron Maiden and Judas Priest have both sold records and filled large venues nineteen to the dozen.  Saxon and Motorhead have not sold as well.  The difference is that, while Saxon probably enjoyed more success in their heyday, they have faded into obscurity.  Meanwhile, Lemmy has attained an iconic status, and people still pay to see Motorhead tribute bands.

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31 minutes ago, GothExplorer said:

To my surprise, no one else has started a thread here yet, and so I will.

NWBHM was a movement which comprised four bands above all - well, four that I can think of.  Iron Maiden and Judas Priest have both sold records and filled large venues nineteen to the dozen.  Saxon and Motorhead have not sold as well.  The difference is that, while Saxon probably enjoyed more success in their heyday, they have faded into obscurity.  Meanwhile, Lemmy has attained an iconic status, and people still pay to see Motorhead tribute bands.

We've moved everything from this forum over to the Heavy/Traditional forum in an attempt to cut down on overlapping and duplicate topics. You may find some threads of interest over there. Still waiting on the admin to delete this section. 

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