Leatherwolf is an American heavy metal band that formed in Huntington Beach, California in 1981. They split up in 1992, but reunited in 1999. The group is also nicknamed the "Triple Axe Attack" for pioneering the use of a 3-guitar line-up in heavy metal. Currently comprising lead vocalist and guitarist Michael Olivieri, guitarists Rob Math and Luke Man, bassist Patrick Guyton, and drummer Dean Roberts, the band has released five studio albums.
Album, 1985, Grand Slamm. Album, 1987, Island Records.
Leatherwolf – Leatherwolf. Label: Island Records – CID 9889. Country: Switzerland. Lead Vocals, Guitar – Michael Olivieri. Written-By – John Fogerty (tracks: 6), Leatherwolf (tracks: 1-5, 7-9).
Leatherwolf is a Orange County, Los Angeles based heavy metal band known for their triple lead guitar approach. Original line-up included: - Michael Olivieri (vocals, guitar) - Geoff Gayer (guitar) - Carey Howe (guitar) - Paul Carman (bass) - Dean Roberts (drums). Their first full-length album is self-titled "Leatherwolf" from 1985, sometimes referred to as "Endangered Species". Because their second studio album from 1988 is also called "Leatherwolf", they are sometimes referred to as "Leatherwolf 1" (1985) and "Leatherwolf 2" (1988).
Leatherwolf (1984) by Leatherwolf. Labels: Tropical Records. Genres: Heavy Metal .
If Bon Jovi played a little harder they would sound very much like Leatherwolf. A good mix of heavy material, ballads, and thought-provoking songs makes this not too far from sounding like Queensrÿche. 1 Rise or Fall Leatherwolf 6:23. 4 Cry Out Leatherwolf 5:2. 5 Gypsies and Theives Leatherwolf 4:37. 6 Bad Moon Rising Leatherwolf 2:37. 7 Princess of Love Leatherwolf 3:20.