Matthias Mader

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Book Author and Publisher


Please look at my website and feel free to ask for a trade/sales list

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Describe your way to Heavy Metal:

Since 1980, bought the first Maiden album back then...

How and when did you become a collector?

Same year, 1980, it is just like a virus, I do like the smell of dusty old English 2nd Hand Record Stores...

What kind of stuff do you collect?

Vinyl, CD's, Books, Magazines, T-Shirts, Record Shop Bags

Which styles do you collect?

Mostly N.W.O.B.H.M., the mother of all Metal styles, past and present...

How big is your collection?

Roughly 8,000 titles, two thirds vinyl, a couple of dozen books on Metal and thousands of Metal mags!

Where do you buy?

Mostly second hand shops in the UK and Scandinavia, when I am on holidays there!

Your favourite records (by heart or value):

1) Speed 7"
2) Marquis de Sade 7"
3) Cracked Mirror LP
4) Clientelle LP
5) Maiden Japan Venezuela Original (!)
6) Voltz LP
7) Sweet Revenge 7"
8) Urchin "Black Leather Fantasy" 7"
9) Flight 77 7"
10) Maiden "Soundhouse Tapes" 7"

Do you trade / buy / sell?

Also trading, and selling, yes

Any famous last words?