Though Dark Angel had already been around for some years and released what many consider their most important album (Darkness Descends), many of their fans were probably first exposed to their sound through the Ultimate Revenge 2 live compilation VHS/album, which they shared with up and comers Death and Forbidden, the lesser known Faith or Fear, and the NWOBHM legends Raven.
A ferocious, uncompromising thrash metal unit that thrived on breakneck-speed aggression, Dark Angel was ignored by rock's mainstream, but commanded a small yet devoted following in the thrash underground. Darkness Descends and Leave Scars showed that Dark Angel (not to be confused with fellow headbangers Death Angel) weren't about to take it easy in the studio, and Live Scars 4/
I'M A STUDY IN DESPAIR, DOMINEERED BY THE PROMISE OF AGONY! AND THE HAPPINESS IS BOUND, AND THE HOPELESSNESS IS FOUND. I'M IN AGONY!!! CAN'T YOU UNDERSTAND, DESPONDENCY COMMANDS MY AGONY! and I'm pleading to die alone 9. Leave Scars I am an angel of darkness Abhorrent to those who are frail The strength inside me is my will to believe.
Leave Scars is the third studio album released by the American thrash metal band, Dark Angel, released on January 24, It was their first album with vocalist Ron Rinehart and bassist Mike Gonzalez (who joined just prior to the release of Darkness Descends), and the last to .