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Savatage

Savatage

Savatage is an American heavy metal band founded by the brothers Jon and Criss Oliva in 1978 at Astro Skate in Tarpon Springs, Florida. Savatage has released eleven studio albums, two live albums, four compilations and three EPs. The band experienced major American commercial success with the release of their third studio album, Fight for the Rock, which peaked at number No. 158 on the Billboard 200. Their next four albums — Hall of the Mountain King, Gutter Ballet, Streets: A Rock Opera and Edge of Thorns — were also successful but more critically acclaimed than Fight for the Rock. After Criss' death in 1993, Jon decided to continue Savatage in memory of his brother. The band released ... more on Wikipedia

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