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Release date: 24 April 1989
Style: Heavy metal, Hard rock

Rating:

8 | 300 votes

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01. The Gates Of Hell
02. Headless Cross
03. Devil And Daughter
04. When Death Calls
05. Kill In The Spirit World
06. Call Of The Wild
07. Black Moon
08. Nightwing

Review
Lyrics (7)

Staff review by
Pierre Tombale

Rating:
8.0
The rather slow (or better mid-tempo), but same time powerful and dark to doom sounding 'Headless Cross' album was recorded with singer Tony Martin. In fact with Ozzy the whole thing is not imaginable, for with his Martin's rather strong voice the sound has a deep impact, the spheric keyboards the underline the songs do the rest. You feel like directed from a cemetery right into hell in a late 80's manner.

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published 08.02.2004 | Comments (3)

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Mountain King - 15.11.2010 at 13:48  
  Tani Martin sounds like David Coverdale on Black Moon. This is an amazing album, it deserves no less than a 9! "Headless Cross", "When Death Calls" and "Nightwing" are 3 excellent tracks that never get old. The other tracks are also good! It's is a 7.9 just because people can't rate anything that doesn't have Dio or Ozzy higher than 8...
Gumbert - 09.12.2011 at 22:24  
Rating: 10 Amazing sound and vocal
Sfkylcn - 31.05.2012 at 15:44  
Rating: 9
Written by Gumbert on 09.12.2011 at 22:24

Amazing sound and vocal

Aristarchos - 04.03.2013 at 19:24  
  The best non-Ozzy/Dio Sabbath album.
deflektor - 06.04.2013 at 12:45  
Rating: 10 Amazing release
(my favorite non-Ozzy Black Sabbath album)
a MasT - 09.04.2013 at 19:21  
Rating: 10 80s hard rock masterpiece imo
Bad English - 25.07.2013 at 16:09  
  Well good album but I prefere previuslly 2 whit Martin on vocals
Maco - 31.01.2015 at 02:56  
Rating: 6 Can't stand the Dio wannabe on vocals. The only thing I enjoyed was the title track

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