Welcome to the official website for The Heavy Metal Soundhouse and
Bandwagon. Based in London, Neal Kay's Heavy Metal Soundhouse spans
from 1975 to 2006, and is renowned as the birthplace of the New Wave
of British Heavy Metal.
history and archives relating to the
includes Iron Maiden,
Lemmy and Motorhead, Ted Nugent, Rainbow, Judas Priest, Pete
Townshend, April Wine, Samson, Angelwitch, Praying Mantis, Saxon and
many more ...
Soundhouse testimonials from Steve Harris, Sammy Hagar, Ted Nugent,
Kevin Heybourne, Geoff Barton of Sounds, Malcolm Dome of Record
Mirror, MTV, The 80’s Pure
BBC h2g2 Website,
Matthias Mader of
McGrath of Record Collector and
De Noyer of NME ...
As we approach the 40th anniversary of my starting at The Bandwagon
in 1975, I welcome you all to our new-look all-seeing all doing
It has been completely overhauled and re-designed to make better use
of current digital technology and the ways of the modern internet by
our hard-working original Soundhouse member and Web Mistress, Dawn
It now includes a Japanese section, and a section of documentary
films that featured our story on both national and international
satellite and terrestrial TV stations, that are still frequently