Author: thisdayinmetal

  • METALLICA announce new album and World tour with Pantera

    METALLICA announce new album and World tour with Pantera

    Metal icons Metallica just announced new album today called “72 Seasons” with new song and video. The album will be available April 14, 2023 via the band’s own Blackened Recordings. Produced by Greg Fidelman with founding members James Hetfield and Lars Ulrich, and clocking in at over 77 minutes, the 12-track album is Metallica’s first […]

  • BIOHAZARD REUNITE WITH ORIGINAL LINEUP ANNOUNCE LIVE DATES, NEW MATERIAL

    BIOHAZARD REUNITE WITH ORIGINAL LINEUP ANNOUNCE LIVE DATES, NEW MATERIAL

    From top left, clockwise: Billy Gradziadei, Danny Schuler, Evan Seinfeld, Bobby Hambel  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: BIOHAZARD REUNITE WITH ORIGINAL LINEUP ANNOUNCE LIVE DATES, NEW MATERIAL  Biohazard is back. Celebrating their 35th anniversary as a band, Brooklyn, NY hardcore metal legends Biohazard have returned, reuniting their original lineup of guitarist/vocalist Billy Gradziadei, guitarist Bobby Hambel, drummer Danny Schuler, […]

  • URIAH HEEP ANNOUNCE RELEASE OF 25TH STUDIO ALBUM, CHAOS & COLOUR

    URIAH HEEP ANNOUNCE RELEASE OF 25TH STUDIO ALBUM, CHAOS & COLOUR

    URIAH HEEP ANNOUNCE RELEASE OF 25TH STUDIO ALBUM, CHAOS & COLOUR FIRST SINGLE “SAVE ME TONIGHT” AVAILABLE NOW PRE-ORDER AT THIS LOCATIONWATCH/LISTEN TO “SAVE ME TONIGHT” HEREFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 8, 2022 – British hard rock legends and progenators UriahHeep announce the release of their 25th studio album, Chaos & Colour, set for release January 27th, 2023 via Silver Lining Music. Pre-orders available from November 8th on this […]

  • Black Sabbath and Judas Priest and others inducted into This Day in Metal Hall

    Black Sabbath and Judas Priest and others inducted into This Day in Metal Hall

    BLACK SABBATH The band formed in Birmingham in 1968 by guitarist Tony Iommi, Bill Ward, Geezer Butler and Ozzy Osbourne. They are often cited as pioneers of heavy metal music. Having sold over 70 million albums and being named by MTV as the “Greatest Metal Band of All Time”, this band is deserving to be […]

  • Black Sabbath and Judas Priest inducted into This Day in Metal Hall

    BLACK SABBATH Congrats on your induction to the “This Day in Metal Hall” JUDAS PRIEST Congrats on your induction to the “This Day in Metal Hall” DEEP PURPLE Congrats on your induction to the “This Day in Metal Hall” LED ZEPPELIN Congrats on your induction to the “This Day in Metal Hall” U.F.O. Congrats on […]

  • Few years after his death, fans still miss Eddie Van Halen

    Few years after his death, fans still miss Eddie Van Halen

    October 6th, 2020 the rock world got the tragic news that Eddie Van Halen had passed away. It happened unexpectedly as there was talk about an upcoming tour with Van Halen. Here are some of the comments posted by musicians at the time of his death. On June 5th of this year Reelz docuseries, “Autopsy: […]

  • This Day in Metal September 27th

    This Day in Metal September 27th

    Sept 27th 1994 Corrosion of Conformity released the album “Deliverance” Did you know…It’s the band’s first album on which Pepper Keenan was lead singer. Kerrang Magazine described Deliverance as a “true 90s classic” Sept 27th 1994 Slayer released the album “Divine Intervention” Did you know…The album was their first with drummer Paul Bostaph.The album reached […]

  • This Day in Metal September 19th

    This Day in Metal September 19th

    Sept 19th 1981 Triumph released the album “Allied Forces” Did you know..The album peaked at number 23 on the Billboard Charts.Triumph’s most famous piece of work, this album has the quintessential sound and punch of the 80s Sept 19th 1984 Killer released the album “Stronger than Ever” Did you know…The band was founded in 1979 […]

  • This Day in Metal September 18th

    This Day in Metal September 18th

    Sept 18th 1970 Black Sabbath released the album “Paranoid” Did you know…The album reached number 1 on the Official Charts.It is often cited as an influential album in the development of heavy metal music. Sept 18th 1982 Twisted Sister released their debut album “Under The Blade” Did you know…In an article about ’80s metal, Rolling […]

  • This Day in Metal September 12th

    This Day in Metal September 12th

    Sept 12th 1985 Savage Grace released their debut album “Master of Disguise” Did you know..The album’s controversial cover depicts a police officer with red demon-like eyes keeping a topless girl cleave gagged and handcuffed to his motorcycle. Sept 12th 1989 Aerosmith released the album “Pump” Did you know…The album produced 6 singles and peaked at […]