Samson (band)

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Samson was a British heavy metal band between 1977 and 2002. It was considered a part of the New Wave of British Heavy Metal. Its first album, Survivors, received good reviews. This made the band more popular.[1] Iron Maiden lead singer Bruce Dickinson was in the band before he joined Iron Maiden.[2] Dickinson went by the name "Bruce Bruce" while he was in Samson.[3] The band kept making music until 2002, when guitarist Paul Samson, who started the band, died of cancer.[4]

Studio albums[change | change source]

  • Survivors (1979)
  • Head On (1980)
  • Shock Tactics (1981)
  • Before the Storm (1982)
  • Don't Get Mad, Get Even (1984)
  • Joint Forces (1986)
  • Refugee (1990)
  • Samson (1993)
  • P.S.... (2006)

References[change | change source]

  1. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-02-19. Retrieved 2010-03-02.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. "Bruce Dickinson - Reviewing Trade Ideas & Stocks: TradeIdeas Review". Bruce Dickinson. Archived from the original on 2010-03-08. Retrieved 2010-03-02.
  3. "No Life Til Metal - CD Gallery - Samson".
  4. "The BNR Metal Pages". Archived from the original on 2010-05-03. Retrieved 2010-03-02.

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