…that would be the only recording from a band called “Desperado” – Snider, Tormé, Burr, Russel. The name I knew the album under was “Bloodied but Unbowed”, but sure as hell the re-release had to have a different one! They call it “Ace” these days.
I adore Dee’s voice (and personality, and that “Strangeland” movie), but I think most people would agree that Twisted Sister wasn’t exactly a very interesting outfit music-wise. Yup, Mr Snider’s melodies have always been top notch… but the instrumentals weren’t exactly up to par, I daresay.
Desperado is different.
And here’s my favourite version of Maiden’s Wasted Years, just for kicks: