You're an angel witch, you're an angel witch!"
Angel Witch are a British Heavy Metal band. The band (then named Lucifer) began in London in 1977, and first comprised guitarist and vocalist Kevin Heybourne, guitarist Rob Downing, drummer Steve Jones, and bassist Barry Clements. Although critically acclaimed, their sole UK chart entry consisted of a single week at #75note in 1980.
- Angel Witch (1980)
- Screamin' 'n' Bleedin' (1985)
- Frontal Assault (1986)
- As Above, So Below (2012)
This band provides examples of:
- Epic Rocking:
- "Afraid of the Dark" from Screamin' 'n' Bleedin' clocks in at 6:03.
- "Rendezvous with the Blade" from Frontal Assault clocks in at 6:37.
- As Above, So Below contains "The Horla" (7:29), "Upon This Cord" (6:33), "Guillotine" (6:53), and "Brainwashed" - (7:10).
- Mohs Scale of Rock and Metal Hardness: Mostly around the 6-7 range.
- New Wave of British Heavy Metal: A Trope Codifier of the sound.