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Vágtázó Halottkémek (Galloping Coroners)

Vágtázó Halottkémek (Galloping Coroners)
Country
Hungary
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Vágtázó Halottkémek, also known as Galloping Coroners (English), or Rasende Leichenbeschauer (German), was a Hungarian underground rock band active among 1975-2001, reestablished in 2009. Singer Grandpierre Atilla also has a related project called Vágtázó Csodaszarvas (Galloping Wonder Stag).
Website
http://vhk.mediastorm.hu
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Releases on file (8)
VHK — Veled Haraptat Csillagot! (Bite the Stars!) VHK — Veled Haraptat Csillagot! (Bite the Stars!)
((Not on label) VHK2012, 2012, CD)
Vágtázó Halottkémek — Naptánc (Dancing with the Sun) Vágtázó Halottkémek — Naptánc (Dancing with the Sun)
(Neurot NR007, 2000, CD)
Vágtázó Halottkémek — Az Éden Visszahódítása 2 (Reconquering Eden 2) Vágtázó Halottkémek — Az Éden Visszahódítása 2 (Reconquering Eden 2)
((Not on label) 98VHKCD, 1998, CD)
Vágtázó Halottkémek — A Semmi Kapuin Dörömbölve (Hammering on the Gates of Nothingness) Vágtázó Halottkémek — A Semmi Kapuin Dörömbölve (Hammering on the Gates of Nothingness)
(Alternative Tentacles VIRUS 110, 1997, CD)
Vágtázó Halottkémek — Az Éden Visszahódítása 1 (Reconquering Eden 1) Vágtázó Halottkémek — Az Éden Visszahódítása 1 (Reconquering Eden 1)
((Not on label) 97VHKCD, 1997, CD)
Vágtázó Halottkémek — Óriás Tér! (Giant Space!) Vágtázó Halottkémek — Óriás Tér! (Giant Space!)
((Not on label) no#, 1994, CD)
Vágtázó Halottkémek — A Világösztön Kiugrasztása (Jumping out the World - Instinct) Vágtázó Halottkémek — A Világösztön Kiugrasztása (Jumping out the World - Instinct)
(Alternative Tentacles VIRUS 92, 1990, CD)
Vágtázó Halottkémek — A Halál Móresre Tanítása (Teach Death a Lesson) Vágtázó Halottkémek — A Halál Móresre Tanítása (Teach Death a Lesson)
(Von Unten RL2014, 1988, LP)

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