No. Iron Maiden, Killers Our pick for the greatest metal album cover of all time is based on the North London neighborhood that artist Derek Riggs lived in at the time. No wonder he moved to California.
In slowing the tempos down from dizzy to primal, in choosing meaty presence over mere velocity in the riffing, Metallica made a record of durable, mature violence not to mention the biggest metal album of the decade.
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