This Day in Metal August 10th

This Day in Metal August 10th

Aug 10th 1984 Voivod released the album “War And Pain”

Did you know
The original cassette also had a track named “Condemned to the Gallows”. The track was recorded for the compilation album Metal Massacre V.

Aug 10th 1987 Loudness released the album “Hurricane Eyes”

Did you know
The album was produced by the famous producer and sound engineer Eddie Kramer.

Aug 10th 1988 Winger released their debut album “Winger”

Did you know
The album reached number 21 on the Billboard Charts.
The band initially wanted to call themselves “Sahara”, but that name was taken by another band at the time.

Aug 10th 1989 White Lion released the album “Big Game”

Did you know…
The album reached number 19 on the Billboard Charts
A cover of Golden Earring’s “Radar Love” was released as the second single.

Aug 10th 1995 Benediction released the album “The Dreams You Dread”

Did you know
The band is from Birmingham, England and formed in 1989.

Aug 10th 1999 Crimson Glory released the album “Astronomica”

Did you know
Wade Black’s vocal delivery was not appreciated by all fans, who were accustomed to Midnight’s voice.
Still, the album was greeted as a successful comeback.

Aug 10th 1999 Dark Tranquillity released the album “Projector”

Did you know
It would be their last album with guitarist Fredrik Johansson.

Aug 10th 2009 Unleash The Archers released their debut album “Behold the Devastation”

Did you know..
The album was voted number 6 in Exclaim Magazine’s Readers Choice Awards for Best Metal Albums 2009.

Aug 10th 2010 Black Label Society released the album “Order Of The Black”

Did you know
The album was produced by Zakk Wylde.
The Best Buy exclusive track was a cover of the Black Sabbath song “Junior’s Eyes”.

Aug 10th 2010 Bonded By Blood released the album “Exiled To Earth”

Did you know
The album was recorded in Arizona with producer Ralph Patlan (MEGADETH, UFO, WHITE WIZZARD).

Aug 10th 2018 Primal Fear released the album “Apocalypse”

Did you know
It was the second and last album with drummer Francesco Jovino.


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