Strange to think now that at one point in time we all put our faith in the future of hard rock to Sean Harris: a man in an aerobic headband who had the snake-hip shake and familiar scream of a young Robert Plant.
Combine that with Brian Tatler’s rattling guitar and you had a band that felt like they could shake up musical history.
Forty years later, and Tatler is still raging against the machine, with a new incarnation of Diamond Head that can still turn heads live. But this reimagining of that classic, early incarnation sounds like they’re trying to beat those memories to death.
Case in point: their version of The Prince sounds like them covering the Metallica take on the Diamond Head song. Confused? You will be. Not least when DH cover Metallica’s No Remorse as an extra. Who made who?