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Virgin Steele is a heavy metal band from New York, founded in 1981. They play what they call "barbaric-romantic" metal, which is very symphonic and contains many elements from classical music. Band-leader David DeFeis describes the music as "From a whisper to a scream, barbaric, romantic, bombastic, yet subtle, grandiose, yet earthy. A call, a shout, an invocation to Freedom and the continual awakening to the awareness that every moment of life is lived to its fullest potential. It is a force, a sacred quest which drives Virgin Steele on.
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- Lyrics[Music and lyrics: De Feis]
Under tortured skies from a land with no sun
I will come for you
From Seven points of Darkness
beyond the mountains and the ruins
I sing of Power, Magick and Faith
A Sonnet of Pure Victory
A Hymn to the Spirits of Freedom and Grace
And whichever Gods there may be . . .
On the Bridge of Hades, searching for a
Sign On the brink of Knowledge, there's no time
Shadow of the Horseman who is sworn to rise
Seven are now waiting in the
- LyricsI am the master of this world of ours
You are a thorn in my side
I am the rock upon which you will break
Freedom or death, you decide
For in the end there is no meaning to find
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- Defiance - (6:30) - 1,033 plays
- Weeping Of The Spirits - (5:40) - 1,243 plays
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