On This Day In METAL History – January 4th…


Judas Priest - Defenders Of The Faith - promo album cover pic - #1984RHGT

1984 – The thunderous Judas Priest released their ninth studio album: Defenders Of The Faith. Along with the timeless Metal ahem that is the title track, this album includes such song favorites as: Some Heads Are Gonna Roll, Freewheel Burning and Love Bites.

L.A. Guns - promo self-titled album cover pic - #1988LA

Top: front cover, Bottom: CD back cover

L.A. Guns - CD back cover promo pic - #1988TG

1988L.A. GUNS release their full-length and self-titled studio album. On this memorable L.A. GUNS album, Phil Lewis is the vocalist and Tracii Guns is the lead guitarist. A significant album of Hard Rock from the 80’s, indeed.

Journey Greatest Hits - promo album cover - #336SPNS

2015Journey Greatest Hits sits at #94 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums Chart. This album has spent a whopping 336 non-consecutive weeks on Billboard’s Top 200! Whoa! Um… maybe Journey should be inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, one of these days?

Happy Birthday - promo banner - #2014BD

Rammstein - Metal Hammer - cover promo pic - Feb - 2011

Above: Metal Hammer cover feature (Feb. 2011)

Below: My Rock cover feature (Dec. 2011)

Rammstein - My Rock - promo magazine cover - jan - 2012

TILL LINDEMANN

On January 4th, 1963, Till Lindemann was born in Germany. Happy birthday, Till! Whoa, yeah! Till is world-famously known as the lead vocalist and co-founding member for the German Industrial Metal band: Rammstein. Six critically acclaimed studio album have been released by Rammstein. Long live Till Lindemann!

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Stone - 2011 Photo #1

LONG LIVE METAL.

REST IN PEACE, PETER STEELE.

LONG LIVE THE ROOTS & FAMILY TREE OF METAL.

Stone.

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2 Responses to “On This Day In METAL History – January 4th…”

  1. I still have that Journey CD I bought back in the Eighties and it is still on rotation in my car. They should be in the shameful Hall of Fame.

    • VERY NICE! Yeah, there are those bands whose greatest hits are like traveling body parts! Aerosmith and The Who ‘Greatest Hits’ are that way for me… LOL! \m/\m/

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