If I Were Brittaniaby Budgie (Vinyl Record)

Budgie: If I Were Brittania (Vinyl LP)


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Limited 180gm vinyl LP pressing. If I Were Brittania I'd Waive the Rules is Budgie's sixth album, released in April 1976. The title is a pun on the concept of Brittania ruling the waves. Budgie are described by author Gary Sharpe-Young as one of the earliest heavy metal bands and a seminal influence to many acts of that scene with fast, heavy rock - an influence on the New Wave of British Heavy Metal (NWOBHM) and acts such as Metallica - being played as early as 1971. The band has been noted as among the heaviest metal of its day. Includes ‘Ann Neggen’, ‘Sky High Percentage’ and more. Anne Neggen, If I Were Brittania I'd Waive the Rules, You're Opening Doors, Quacktors and Bureaucats, Sky High Percentage, Heaven Knows Our Name, Black Velvet Stallion