The Image
I have just posted a couple of pictures of various stages of the Image to keep you all occupied whilst I write the story

Samson promo shot 1979, The first appearance of Thunderstick

The old man.. he used to whip dancers dressed as schoolgirls

Reading his own feature in Sounds, late 79

Reading 1980, sorry about poor scan

Steelface  London 2000 (thanks to Jon)

Wacken festival, Germany, 04/08/2000