Treat for fans of UK heavy metal scene

Two of the best bands of the NWOBHM (the New Wave Of British Heavy Metal have reformed and will play a show at Nottingham’s Rock City on July 19.

Mansfield-based Savage will link up with Cardiff’s Persian Risk for the special show before heading off across Europe for a series of major gigs.

Both bands enjoyed huge success in the 80s with Savage having one of their songs covered by no less a band than Metallica.

Tickets for the gig at Rock City are £10 advance £12 at the door with the show starting at 7pm.