Armored Saint

Armored Saint

Armored Saint is a heavy metal band originating from Los Angeles, California. Armored Saint was formed in 1982 by brothers Phil and Gonzo Sandoval, and guitarist David Prichard, while attending Woodrow Wilson High School. Next to join were singer John Bush and bassist Joey Vera. Gonzo Sandoval came up with the name after getting stoned with the other band members and seeing the film "Excalibur" at a theater in Monterey Park.

Vintage Magazines with Armored Saint

Screamer Magazine February 1991

Screamer Magazine February 1991
Issue: February 1991. Featuring: David Lee Roth. Also included Dark Angel, Motorhead, Saigon Kick, Slayer, Testament, Warrant and Much More.

Screamer Magazine November 1990

Screamer Magazine November 1990
Issue: November 1990. Featuring: Ratt. Also Included Robert Plant, Winger, Testament, Helix, House of Lords, Deep Purple and Much More.

Screamer Magazine October 1990

Screamer Magazine October 1990
Issue: October 1990. Featuring: Judas Priest. Also Included Alice in Chains, Slayer, Don Dokken, Electric Boys, Gypsy Rose, Riverdogs, Spread Eagle, Trouble Tribe and Much More.

Screamer Magazine April 1990

Screamer Magazine April 1990
Issue: April 1990. Featuring: Alice Cooper. Also Included Aerosmith, Anthrax, Babylon A.D., Cats in Boots, Hericane Alice, Johny Crash, Love Hate, Sweet F.A. and Much More.

Screamer Magazine October 1989

Screamer Magazine October 1989
Issue: October 1989. Featuring: LA Guns. Also Included Winger, Mr. Big, Tora Tora, Dangerous Toys, Vain, MSG, Sea Hags, Loudness, Dirty Looks, Killer Dwarfs, Cats in Boots, Kings X, D.A.D.S, Nuclear Assault, Annihilator, Queir Boys, Steve Stevens Atomic Playboys and Much More

Screamer Magazine October 1988

Screamer Magazine October 1988
Issue: October 1988. Featuring: Ratt. Also Included Femme Fatale, Jetboy, Britton, Overkill and Much More.

Screamer Magazine February 1988

Screamer Magazine February 1988
Issue: February 1988. Featuring: LA Guns. Also Included Guns N' Roses, Racer X, Hans Naughty, Keel, St. Valentine and Much More.

Articles with Armored Saint

John Bush (Armored Saint, ex-Anthrax) Discusses Remaining Unique in the Early Thrash Scene in “Rise of L.A. Thrash Metal” Documentary Clip

This Friday, January 19, 2018, MetalRock Films will release part one of a new two part Inside Metal documentary DVD series entitled The Rise of L.A. Thrash Metal. Directed by Bob Nalbandian with narration by David Ellefson of thrash legends Megadeth, the documentary focuses on the Los Angeles thrash metal uprising of the early/mid ’80s… Read more »


QUEENSRYCHE Announce US Fall Headlining Tour w/Armored Saint

Internationally renowned Seattle based metal outfit QUEENSRŸCHE have announced their next headlining tour throughout the United States. The month long trek will take place this Fall, starting on November 15th in Seattle, WA and concluding on December 15th in Colorado Springs, CO. Queensryche will be joined by the iconic Armored Saint as direct support, along… Read more »


An Intimate Evening With BUMBLEFOOT w/ Very Special Guests

After the opening show for Guns N’ Roses’ Evening of Destruction/No Trickery at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Ron “Bumblefoot” Thal hosts a show with special guests at Vinyl, also located in The Hard Rock the following night. Vinyl is a small venue just down from The Joint, with a 650… Read more »


Metal Blade Records 30th Anniversary Bash!

Metal Blade Records 30th Anniversary Bash! On November 30, 2012 at House Of Blues Hollywood Featuring Armored Saint, Sacred Reich, Gypsy Hawk, Plus all the guests and hosts http://www.metalblade.com http://www.facebook.com/metalbladerecords http://twitter.com/MetalBlade


Screamer Magazine December 1987

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Screamer Magazine February 1992

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Screamer Magazine January 1992

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Screamer Magazine October 1991

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Screamer Magazine September 1991

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Screamer Magazine August 1991

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