Burning Star is the debut album by American heavy metal band Helstar released by Combat in 1984. Recorded at Sunrise Studios in the band's hometown of Houston, the original cover featured a grim reaper-type of figure in a red robe holding a fireball and scythe. European and subsequent re-releases of the album feature a different cover with a spacecraft exploding.
Helstar's first album "Burning Star" is hardly the stroke of genius "A Distant Thunder" is and neither is it the intricate masterpiece that "Nosferatu" is. Instead, it is a portrait of a young and hungry band that would be capable of delivering much more after they found their feet. The biggest complaint anyone can have with this record is how untogether it sounds. Musically, the band leap from brazen simplicity to overzealous complexity and it is only the moments in between where they truly shine
Helstar – Burning Star. Label: Music For Nations – MFN 20. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Test Pressing. White label test pressing of UK album release.
Burning Star (1984) by Helstar. Labels: Combat Records. Genres: Heavy Metal, Power Metal Members: James Rivera, Larry Barragan, Tom Rogers, Paul Medina, Hector Pavon.
Artist: Helstar Album: Burning Star Released: 1984 Label: Columbia Records a division of Sony Music Entertainment Lyrics: I see a new star rising Coming from. Helstar - Leather and Lust (HD)SignOfThrash. Post Abandoned is the sixth album by Burning Star Core, recorded in 2005 for No Quarter Records. TRACK LISTING: "When the Tripods. Helstar - Multiples of Black (Full album HQ)Rare Metal Albums.
Burning Star is the debut album by American heavy metal band Helstar released by Combat in 1984. Re-releases of the album feature a different cover with a spacecraft exploding. While the band's later releases leaned more towards a mix of power metal and thrash metal which the band became known for, their debut effort was more akin to traditional heavy metal with inklings of what was to come
Towards the Unknown, 04:43. Run with the Pack, 06:38.
|2||Toward The Unknown||4:44|
|4||Run With The Pack||6:38|
|5||Leather And Lust||3:26|
|7||The Shadows Of Iga||4:59|
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Lonely Planet Productions
- Licensed From – Relativity Rec.
- Copyright (c) – Copyright Control
- Pressed By – Sonopress Arvato – 51384701
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 5051099602724
- Matrix / Runout: [Sonopress Arvato logo] 51384701/66027-2 23
- Mastering SID Code: IFPI L847
- Mould SID Code: IFPI 0767
|MX 8007||Helstar||Burning Star (LP, Album)||Combat||MX 8007||US||1984|
|66027-2||Helstar||Burning Star (CD, Album, RE)||Century Media||66027-2||Brazil||2001|
|9962202||Helstar||Burning Star (CD, Album, RE, RP)||Century Media||9962202||Germany||Unknown|
|FL36||Helstar||Burning Star (LP, Album, RE)||Floga Records||FL36||Greece||2013|
|RR 9854||Helstar||Burning Star (LP, Album)||Roadrunner Records||RR 9854||Netherlands||1984|