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07.11.2017Sublabel News

PURE STEEL RECORDS are Proud to announce the official signing of NWOBHM Legends WEAPON UK! A band with a rich tradition who have influenced the likes of Metallica and so many other bands around the world!  In 1980 Weapon (uk) supported Motorhead on their mammoth 32 date  'Ace Up Your Sleeve' UK Tour, following which Lemmy proclaimed them to be "the best band we've ever toured with"

With this signing, the band are currently working on their forthcoming new album that will see its release in 2018 on CD, Vinyl and DDL!

Along with their new album, Pure Steel are also set on re-releasing their Classic 1980 "Set the Stage Alight (35th Anniversary Edition)". The album which stood dormant for many years will now be made available as special vinyl release presenting it to metal fans as it was meant to be!

Finally Pure Steel will be re-releasing the critically acclaimed "Rising From The Ashes" also as a special vinyl release. This was originally released in 2014 on CD & Digital Download only.

Band statement
"Weapon UK are very pleased and proud to be working with our great friends at Pure Steel Records. It is of the utmost importance to us to be working with people who believe in the legacy of Weapon as much as we do. On this basis Andreas Lorenz, Bob Mitchell and all the team at Pure Steel have our complete confidence in ensuring that our new baby will be unleashed upon the world with love, dedication and respect".
Danny, Jeff, Tony & Darren

More News coming soon.

Danny Hynes - vocals
Jeff Summers – guitars, vocals
Tony Forsythe (ex-Rogue Male, Overdrive) – bass, vocals
Darren Lee (ex-Midnight Messiah) - drums