On This Day In METAL History – January 29th… From Led Zeppelin To Eddie Jackson

Led Zeppelin - Classic Logo - band symbols - #2015RPJP

1975 – The iconic Led Zeppelin performed at the Greensboro Coliseum, in Greensboro, North Carolina, USA.

Aerosmith - Toys In The Attic - promo album cover pic - #1975STMO

1977 – The great Aerosmith had their hit Walk This Way sitting at #10 on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart. This song is featured on Aerosmith’s third and stupendous studio album, from 1975: Toys In The Attic.

King Diamond - Abigail II - The Revenge - promo album cover pic - #2002MO

2002 – The tenth studio album from the super legendary King Diamond, Abigail II: The Revenge, was released via Metal Blade Records.

Nickelback - Dark Horse - promo album cover pic - #7739NMO

2015 – The sixth studio album from Nickelback, Dark Horse, has re-entered the Billboard Top 200 Albums Chart and sits at #187. Dark Horse was released back in 2008 and debuted at #2 on the Billboard Top 200. Since its release, Dark Horse has spent 152 non-consecutive weeks on the Billboard Top 200. That says something about this album. Whoa.

Nickelback - No Fixed Address - promo album cover pic - #201417

2015 – The eighth studio album from Nickelback, No Fixed Address, holds on with its #101 ranking on the Billboard Top 200 Albums Chart. Falling from #114 the previous week, No Fixed Address has spent ten consecutive weeks on the Billboard Top 200. This very cool album debuted at #4, as well.

Happy Birthday - promo banner - #2014BDEddie Jackson - Queensryche - publicity pic - #2013EJMO


On January 29th, 1962, Eddie Jackson was born. Happy Birthday, Eddie! Whoa and hell yeah! Eddie Jackson aka EdBass is famously known as a an original member, bassist and co-songwriter for the legendary Metal troupe Queensrÿche. To date, the multi-million selling Queensrÿche have released thirteen studio albums. Long live Eddie Jackson!

Queensryche - promo band pic - #2014QMO1







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