Heaven Forbid is the thirteenth studio album by American hard rock band Blue Öyster Cult, released in 1998. It was the band's first studio album with new material in a decade (not counting the 1992 soundtrack to Bad Channels). American science fiction and horror writer John Shirley wrote lyrics to most of the songs on the album. While he his primarily known as an author for his cyberpunk stories, many of the lyrics on this album revolve around early science fiction and mystery motifs.
Listen free to Blue Öyster Cult – Heaven Forbid (See You In Black, Harvest Moon and more). Heaven Forbid is the twelfth studio album by American hard rock band Blue Öyster Cult, released in 1998.
Release Notes: Released in March 1998 by CMC International. Produced by Buck Dharma - additional production by Steve Schenck and Eric Bloom. The album was originally planned to be titled, "Ezekiel's Wheel".
Heaven Forbid is the first album of Blue Öyster Cult after ten years of absence. Blue Öyster Cult always were pioneers in the rock industry, belonging to a small group of bands in the 70's that helped to build rock music, mainly the hard-rock and heavy metal styles. One of the great features of the band is the fact that they had the ability to stay on top for so long, not commercially but in terms of music style
Band Name Blue Öyster Cult. Album Name Heaven Forbid. Erscheinungsdatum 24 März 1998. Labels Steamhammer SPV CMC International. Musik GenreHard Rock. Mitglieder die dieses Album besitzen70.
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Essentially, the group's sound has remained the same, with the same crunching power chords and sci-fi/horror lyrics that characterized their best songs. While the band sounds surprisingly muscular and powerful throughout Heaven Forbid, the material is below par, lacking memorable hooks or melodies