Kostas Diafas

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Date of birth:

1969-11-09

Profession:

Clerk in a chocolate company in Brussels

Address:

(not given)

E-Mail address:

kostas.diafas@skynet.be

Describe your way to Heavy Metal:

I have been listening to Heavy Metal since 1983. My first vinyl is "Flick of the switch" (AC/DC). I heard Heavy Metal with my school-friends (Harry & Laky, do you remember?) I lived in Greece-Thessaloniki from 1978 to 1988.

How and when did you become a collector?

I am collecting records since 1987. The reason why I collect? DISCOMANIA - It is an illness without any therapy. I'm loving searching ...and finding!!!

What kind of stuff do you collect?

Mostly vinyls (All formats) and some of the other stuff. 95% VINYL, 3% CDs, 2% TAPES,VIDEOS ETC.

Which styles do you collect?

My favorite style is 80's: US,EURO,NWOBHM etc. I don't like NEO METAL.

How big is your collection?

I have got around 2000 vinyls (LP,12",10", EP, PD, Shape) 600 7" , 300 CDs.

Where do you buy?

From second hand records shops in Belgium,Germany and Greece. From Metal Markets. I haven't been already bying from the internet. Maybe in the future?

Your favourite records (by heart or value):

SAVATAGE - SIRENS (PAR RECORDS)
VIXEN - MADE IN HAWAII EP
EPSYLON - EPSYLON
GOLIATH - GOLIATH
RITUAL (B) - RITUAL 12"
MEDIEVAL STEEL - MEDIEVAL STEEL EP
STORMTROOPER - ARMIES IN THE NIGHT EP
HEATHENS RAGE - HEATHENS RAGE EP
EVO - DURACION DE LO ETERNO
IRON MAIDEN - LIVE+ONE (GREEK) (Track list in greek alphabet)

Do you trade / buy / sell?

Yes,of course

Any famous last words?

Congratulations for your GREAT SITE. HEAVY METAL WILL NEVER DIIIIIIEEEE!!!!