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Help wanted on the following queries

Last Modified On 21 Mar 2009

Are you or do you know a past member of the band? I am always looking for people to interview. Especially people like Jon Bavin, Don Garbett and Alan Nelson.

If you can help with any information (or questions) please E-mail Jon Hinchliffe using the address below

Do you have any reviews of Praying Mantis that are not included in my pages?

The first album refers to Lovers To The Grave being on the original Soundhouse demos. When they were actually released though, it was "The Ripper" that was the third track. Was "Lovers" ever recorded this early or is it just the incorrect sleeve notes that keep this error repeating?

Fester Heep tells me he was speaking to Bernie Shaw about a band called 'Dangerous Curves' that he recorded a few demos with circa 1986. Does any one have any info on this?

M.G.MacMillan tells me "Captured City appeared unintentionally on the Heavy Metal records 'NWOBHM' retrospective compilation LP in 1991. Credited on the sleeve as 'Ambitions' by Dragster, I'm reliably informed that this is a unique version! How this happened is a complete mystery, since PM were never signed to Heavy Metal at any point and they didn't have the rights to this track. Bizarre, to say the least." Can anyone tell me if this is true?

Does anyone know who the session drummer was on the Metal for Muthas version of Captured City?