BlackBeard/ Jolly Roger Records, purple vinyl, ltd 100, insert, 1st time on vinyl, "Intense and intricate classic Metal, the way the Americans did around 1987/1988. Highly recommended." (Rate Your Music). German band born in 1994 from the ashes of Variety of Arts (active since 1990). Line up was: Gerrit P. Mutz (Vocals), Sven Podgurski (Guitars), Jörg M. Knittel (Guitars), Bernhard Altmann (Bass), Frank Zube (Drums). After the release of excellent debut album entitled "Visions of Power" (1996, Shark Records) they split-up in 1997 when Jörg and Gerrit (already in Dawn of Winter) left and started the Sacred Steel project, while Sven, Bernhard and Frank formed Spiral Tower. Available on Lp for very first time and with new artwork and track by track notes written by Gerrit.