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• First time ‘Social Pressure’ ever on CD
• Bonus 5-song ‘In the Beginning 1986 demo
• Remastered from the best available sources
• 20-page full-color booklet
• New artwork by Steve Cobb
• Complete lyrics
• Never before seen photos
• Band history and memoirs from the band
• Limited to 500 copies worldwide


Formed in Waukesha, Wisconsin back in 1985 by guitarist Paul Finley, vocalist Randy Diderrich, bassist Rick Diderrich, and drummer Brad Hazelton. In 1988 the band would see their debut ‘Social Pressure’ released by Edge Entertainment. It would be the band’s only album under the RENEGADE moniker before changing their name to Mas Optica along with their musical direction heading more into a progressive alternative metal area.


FOR FANS OF: Heathen, Hittman, Realm, Toxik


01. Hobbit
02. Held Hostage
03. Yo Ho Ho
04. The Final Day
05. Promised Land
06. Shrapnel Symphony
07. Is Someone Out There?
08. Social Pressure
09. Killer Eyes
10. All Talk, No Action
11. Promised Land (early version)
12. Renegade

RENEGADE - Social Pressure HHR064

SKU: 843563106716
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