Cities had a strong underground following thanks to some excellent
demos, but for some reason this album didn't catch on.
was a fine classy power metal album, though
it could be argued that the album didn't really capture
the essence of the band as shown on their demos and live shows.
Drummer A.J. Pero was the drummer for Twisted Sister -- he played
with Cities in their early days, left for Twisted Sister, and then
returned to record the album.
The band presumably broke up soon after the album's release, as they
disappeared from public view.
Many years later (around 1995), some members (Pero, Angell, possibly
others) formed a band called Father Time, but they were never able
(ex-Adrenaline Mob, ex-Twisted Sister)
RIP: March 20, 2015, heart attack, age 55
- In The Heat Of The Night
- Innocent Victim
- Not Alone In The Dark
- Burn Forever
- Fight For Your Life
- Stop The Race
- Ron Angel
- Steve Mironovich
- Sal Mayn
- A.J. Pero