The title of this blog comes from a Gaelic expression -"putting on the poor mouth"-which means to exaggerate the direness of one's situation in order to gain time or favour from creditors.
16 April 2007
Another guilty pleasure - Iron Maiden Phantom of the Opera
Textbook NWOBHM*: long hair, spandex, and proper head banging. None of your goatee and pierced eyeball nonsense of modern HM Bands! A video from when Paul Di Annio was still the lead singer (ie before Bruce Dickinson).
* NWOBHM - New Wave of British Heavy Metal as was the phrase used circa 1980