Saxon

Saxon


Saxon is a British heavy metal band, formed in Barnsley, England in 1976.

As pioneers of, and at the forefront of the then New Wave of British Heavy Metal the band enjoyed a period of prominence in the UK (including popular chart success) and Europe in the early 1980s, and later the USA and Japan.

Saxon started in South Yorkshire, England as SOB during 1976 with founder members Graham Oliver and Steve Dawson. This band joined forces with another local band, Coast, featuring Biff Byford on vocals and Paul Quinn on guitar. Read more on Last.fm


Performing at

Karmøygeddon Metal

10 - 12 May 2018

Kopervik, Norway

5 May 2017
Time Not Set
Main Stage

Also performing at

Nummirock

Nummirock

No dates announced
Pyraser Classic Rock Night

Pyraser Classic Rock Night

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Las Rageous

Las Rageous

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Rock Hard

Rock Hard

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Popular videos

SAXON - 747 (Strangers in the Night) HD
Saxon - Wheels Of Steel
Saxon - Princess of the Night