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Line Up
Steve Grimmett (v) – also in Grim Reaper, Chateaux, Lionsheart, Grimmstine, Steve Grimmett, The Sanity Days, Onslaught, Friction and Seven Deadly Sins
Lance Perkins (g) – also in Wrathchild
Nick Beard (b)
Phil (d)

Eddie Smith (d) – also in Wrathchild

– Formed in 1979 and according to Steve Grimmett, Medusa was his “first serious Rock band”. He was 16 years old at the time
– Drummer Eddie Smith did all the artwork on both demos
– There were plans to cut a self-financed single in 1982 but unfortunately this never happened
– Apart from all the tracks mentioned below in both demos and on the CD, other tracks from Medusa were: ‘Forces Of Evil’, ‘Heart Of Hell’, ‘All Night’ and ‘Burnin’ Love’. It is not clear if these songs have ever been recorded in any shape or form.
– Appeared on the compilation “Empire Of Thunder” (CD, Majestic Rock, 2005) with ‘Too Far Too Soon’

Demo 1981

1. Getting Faster
2. Buried Alive
3. Lady Killer
4. Midnight Stranger
5. I Can Get Away

MEDUSA - Demo 1982



Demo 1982

1. Too Far Too Soon
2. Conquest Of The Skies
3. Turn To Stone

*Poisonous Venom Tapes






MEDUSA - Clash Of The Titans


Clash Of The Titans

CD Majestic Rock (2005) MAJCD057

1. Too Far Too Soon
2. Conquest Of The Skies
3. Turn To Stone
4. Getting Faster
5. Buried Alive
6. Lady Killer
7. Ripper’s Delight
8. Can’t Get Away
9. Lady Killer
10. Ripper’s Delight
11. Too Far Too Soon
12. Can’t Get Away

*Tracks 1-3 from Demo 1982. Tracks 4-8 from Demo 1981. Tracks 9-12 from a live rehearsal (1981)