Author: metalheadmarv

  • Top 10 Scorpions albums ranked

    Top 10 Scorpions albums ranked

    Ok so starting off this is just my personal preferences, I’m sure you’ll have a different Top 10. 10. Rock Believer (2022) You start to crawl until you walkYou make a scream and learn to talkYou discover life on every dayFrom the first day you were bornYou walked a lifeline of your ownAnd if you […]

  • Top 10 Helix albums ranked

    Top 10 Helix albums ranked

    Ok so starting off this is just my personal preferences, I’m sure you’ll have a different Top 10. 10. White Lace & Black Leather (1981) You’re feeling liquored you’re feeling meanYou got to blow off a little steamLike a runaway train that just can’t stopYou push you body until it drops Ain’t got no time […]

  • Top 10 Aerosmith albums ranked

    Top 10 Aerosmith albums ranked

    Ok so starting off this is just my personal preferences, I’m sure you’ll have a different Top 10. 10. Nine Lives (1997) I’m down a one way streetWith a one night standWith a one track mindOut in no man’s landThe punishment sometimesDon’t seem to fit the crimeYeah, there’s a hole in my soulBut one thing […]

  • Where did all the Heavy Metal bars go?

    Where did all the Heavy Metal bars go?

    This Day in Metal’s Metalhead Marv takes a look back at 3 major cities in North America with Toronto, Los Angeles and New York City. So where did all the Heavy Metal bars go? TORONTO Gone Highlights Highlights 1988 SKID ROW’s classic lineup play their first show there 1990 Pantera played there and Rob Halford […]

  • SKID ROW – Still sounding amazing after all these years

    SKID ROW – Still sounding amazing after all these years

    Concert Review Date: June 16th, 2022 Location: Sound of Music Festival, Burlington, Ontario. The Sound of Music festival in Burlington, Ontario has been a tradition for over 40 years. The band has gone through numerous singers since Sebastian Bach was in the band, but I think they finally found a good one in Erik Grönwall. […]

  • 1988 Monsters of Rock Tour

    1988 Monsters of Rock Tour

    May 27, 1988 LOCATION : East Troy, WI Metalhead Marv takes us back to that time in ‘88. Tom Hank’s Big was about to be released in theatres and George Michael’s One More Try was on the radio. It was the second highest grossing event of 1988 earning $26.7 million. Tour promotion included giving away […]

  • The American Rock Festival… and what a time to be a metalhead!!

    The American Rock Festival… and what a time to be a metalhead!!

    May 27, 1984 LOCATION : Timber Ridge Ski Area, Kalamazoo, Michigan. Metalhead Marv takes us back to that day in ‘84. Sixteen Candles was just being released in theatres and Bruce Springsteen’s Dancing in the Dark was on the radio. It was a hot humid day with over 50,000 fans witnessing 7 amazing rock bands. […]

  • The time KISS poured their own blood into a comic book!

    The time KISS poured their own blood into a comic book!

    May 26, 1977 LOCATION : Depew, New York Remember the time when KISS poured their own blood into a comic book? Metalhead Marv takes us back to that time in ‘77. 1977 and KISS was the hottest band in America. The annual Gallup Poll found that the shock-rockers had become the #1 band in the […]

  • Top 10 Van Halen albums ranked

    Top 10 Van Halen albums ranked

    Ok so starting off this is just my personal preferences, I’m sure you’ll have a different Top 10. 10. Van Halen III (1998) Hey you, wake up, get yourself togetherYeah you, so you think you made it better‘Cause you know it’s coming at youWhile your back is turnedLook too long and I can’t help youSo […]

  • Top 10 Dio albums ranked

    Top 10 Dio albums ranked

    Ok so starting off this is just my personal preferences, I’m sure you’ll have a different Top 10. 10. Magica (2000) Someone saidYou’ll light up the universeIt’s there in your headThen crazy comes to call Break me downI’m only an everyoneRunning from freeRunning from meAnd though it’s not of my choosingI’m losing my insanityAgain Favourites […]