On This Day In METAL History – October 17th… From VAN HALEN To WITH THE DEAD


Run DMC - Aerosmith - Walk This Way - promo cover sleeve - 1986 - #MOSCNS33

On October 17th, 1986 – Teamed together, RUN DMC and AEROSMITH had their re-energized version of Walk This Way ranked at #26, on the Weekly Top 40. I’ll forever love this version of Walk This Way and its original predecessor!

Van Halen - Love Walks In - promo 45rpm cover sleeve - #55MOSCN33033

On October 17th, 1986VAN HALEN had their smash hit, Love Walks In, ranked at #27, on the Weekly Top 40. This song is featured on their 1986 studio album: 5150.

Firehouse - When I look into your eyes - promo 45rpm cover sleeve - 1992 - #03MNMOS993314

On October 17th, 1992 – The power ballad, When I Look Into Your Eyes, from the fabulous FIREHOUSE was ranked at #8, on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart. This song is featured on the second studio album from FIREHOUSE, released back in 1992: Hold Your Fire.

With The Dead - promo album cover pic - 2015 - #030333MOSCS

On October 17th, 2015 – The newly released self-titled studio album (EP) from WITH THE DEAD is ranked at #17, on the iTunes Top 100 Heavy Metal Albums Chart. Jeepers, creepers!

Gorod - A Maze Of Recycled Creeds - promo album cover pic - 2015 - #MOSSC993933

On October 17th, 2015 – The newly released studio album, A Maze Of Recycled Creeds, from France’s Tech Death warriors GOROD is ranked at #26, on the iTunes Top 100 Heavy Metal Albums Chart. Whoa. This killer album was releases via the great Unique Leader Records.

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Stone - Motorhead Tee pic:small

LONG LIVE METAL.

LONG LIVE THE ROOTS & FAMILY TREE OF METAL.

Stone.

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2 Responses to “On This Day In METAL History – October 17th… From VAN HALEN To WITH THE DEAD”

  1. Yup…Run DMC, that was the start of grade 9 for me, and the kids in school really liked it. I was surprised because I had wondered how they heard this band called “Aerosmith” that rockers like me were into…then I realized Run DMC were actually pretty big too!

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