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Cloven Hoof: The Opening Ritual

Album Review

You want the Hoof? You can’t handle the Hoof!

Riding high during the early-80s peak of NWOBHM, Cloven Hoof seemed to have all the pieces in place to launch a formidable career, not least ex-Judas Priest manager David Hemmings and a completely bonkers image centred around the occult, the individual band members personifying the elements of Earth, Air, Fire and Water.


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