Special Deluxe Collector's Edition / Fully Remastered Audio shaped from 24 BIT digital technology / A Masterclass in power metal / 16 page full color booklet - 3,500 word essay, enhanced artwork with previously unseen photos and new interviews - Lion WERE ONE of just a handful of magical and highly talented Anglo-American bands that came up through the ranks in the mid-80s. Consisting of members that had an existing degree of profile in the rock market, the band was tipped as a unit that could achieve big things. Sadly, despite the fact that it was not entirely their fault, it wasn't to be. The origins of the band were formed in the UK by former members of NWOBHM outfit Tytan and Welsh band Lone Star. Fronted by powerhouse vocalist Kal Swan they relocated to Los Angeles in an attempt to stay one step ahead of the pack. With former Steeler drummer Mark Edwards, bassist Jerry Best and hotshot guitarist Doug Aldrich eventually forming a settled line up, the band attracted the attention of CBS-affiliated Scotti Brothers Records (home of Survivor) and were given the opportunity to record this, their debut album. Despite several trials and tribulations, 'Dangerous Attraction' set out their stall perfectly. Not by any stretch of the imagination hair metal, the band's solid power-soaked style made quite a splash with those that got to hear it. Sadly, however, the label's lack of commitment to the project meant not enough potential fans were even aware that the record existed. That was a shame as it is one of the finest mid-80s hard rock releases, allowing both Doug Aldrich (later to join Dio, Whitesnake and the Dead Daisies) and, especially, Kal Swan to shine like diamonds. Check out killer tracks such as 'Armed And Dangerous', 'Never Surrender' and 'Powerlove' for absolute proof.
Special Deluxe Collector's Edition / Fully Remastered Audio shaped from 24 BIT digital technology / A Masterclass in power metal / 16 page full color booklet - 3,500 word essay, enhanced artwork with previously unseen photos and new interviews - Lion WERE ONE of just a handful of magical and highly talented Anglo-American bands that came up through the ranks in the mid-80s. Consisting of members that had an existing degree of profile in the rock market, the band was tipped as a unit that could achieve big things. Sadly, despite the fact that it was not entirely their fault, it wasn't to be. The origins of the band were formed in the UK by former members of NWOBHM outfit Tytan and Welsh band Lone Star. Fronted by powerhouse vocalist Kal Swan they relocated to Los Angeles in an attempt to stay one step ahead of the pack. With former Steeler drummer Mark Edwards, bassist Jerry Best and hotshot guitarist Doug Aldrich eventually forming a settled line up, the band attracted the attention of CBS-affiliated Scotti Brothers Records (home of Survivor) and were given the opportunity to record this, their debut album. Despite several trials and tribulations, 'Dangerous Attraction' set out their stall perfectly. Not by any stretch of the imagination hair metal, the band's solid power-soaked style made quite a splash with those that got to hear it. Sadly, however, the label's lack of commitment to the project meant not enough potential fans were even aware that the record existed. That was a shame as it is one of the finest mid-80s hard rock releases, allowing both Doug Aldrich (later to join Dio, Whitesnake and the Dead Daisies) and, especially, Kal Swan to shine like diamonds. Check out killer tracks such as 'Armed And Dangerous', 'Never Surrender' and 'Powerlove' for absolute proof.
5056321617613

Details

Format: CD
Label: ROCK CANDY
Rel. Date: 02/12/2021
UPC: 5056321617613

Dangerous Attraction [Deluxe] [With Booklet] (Coll) [Remastered] (Uk)
Artist: Lion
Format: CD
New: Available to Order $17.99
Wish

Available Formats and Editions

More Info:

Special Deluxe Collector's Edition / Fully Remastered Audio shaped from 24 BIT digital technology / A Masterclass in power metal / 16 page full color booklet - 3,500 word essay, enhanced artwork with previously unseen photos and new interviews - Lion WERE ONE of just a handful of magical and highly talented Anglo-American bands that came up through the ranks in the mid-80s. Consisting of members that had an existing degree of profile in the rock market, the band was tipped as a unit that could achieve big things. Sadly, despite the fact that it was not entirely their fault, it wasn't to be. The origins of the band were formed in the UK by former members of NWOBHM outfit Tytan and Welsh band Lone Star. Fronted by powerhouse vocalist Kal Swan they relocated to Los Angeles in an attempt to stay one step ahead of the pack. With former Steeler drummer Mark Edwards, bassist Jerry Best and hotshot guitarist Doug Aldrich eventually forming a settled line up, the band attracted the attention of CBS-affiliated Scotti Brothers Records (home of Survivor) and were given the opportunity to record this, their debut album. Despite several trials and tribulations, 'Dangerous Attraction' set out their stall perfectly. Not by any stretch of the imagination hair metal, the band's solid power-soaked style made quite a splash with those that got to hear it. Sadly, however, the label's lack of commitment to the project meant not enough potential fans were even aware that the record existed. That was a shame as it is one of the finest mid-80s hard rock releases, allowing both Doug Aldrich (later to join Dio, Whitesnake and the Dead Daisies) and, especially, Kal Swan to shine like diamonds. Check out killer tracks such as 'Armed And Dangerous', 'Never Surrender' and 'Powerlove' for absolute proof.

Prices on electricfetus.com do not necessarily reflect the prices in our retail store locations.
"Available to Order" on electricfetus.com does not necessarily reflect 'in stock' at our retail location, however it means we have quick order fulfillment (generally 2-3 business days). If you place an order for "in-store pickup" or "curbside pickup" we will call you when your order is ready. It may take several days over a weekend or if the item isn't in stock. In-store pickup is for the Minneapolis. Orders containing titles that aren't released yet will be shipped together in full when the pre-order is released.

Customs forms for international orders are marked as "merchandise" and we are not responsible for any additional customs fees when packages arrive at their destination country. Some items on our website aren't able to be shipped outside the U.S. Foreign orders for those items will be refunded. Box sets may incur an additional shipping fee for international orders. You will be emailed if there is an additional charge before your order is processed.

We reserve the right to limit quantities on special items.