This journalist claims he used the phrase "FIrst Wave of Swedish Heavy Metal" in Creem Metal in the '80s.
https://trinkelbonker.wordpress.com/202 ... 1978-1983/
I hope we get a collection of all of the Behemoth (Sweden) material someday soon.
Scott Travis may not be an original member, but he's been in Priest much longer than all the previous drummers combined. That's got to count for something.