This Day in Metal December 8th

This Day in Metal December 8th

Dec 8th 1979 Motörhead released their debut album “On Parole”

Did you know….
It was left unreleased at the time of its completion in 1976, and it was not released until over three years later.

Dec 8th 1957 Phil Collen guitarist with Def Leppard was born!!

Did you know….
He joined Def Leppard in 1982 following the departure of Pete Willis.
Dec 8th 1957 Johnny Rod bassist with King Kobra was born!!

Did you know….
He also played in W.A.S.P. from 1986–1990 and 1992–1993.
Dec 8th 1962 Marty Friedman former guitarist with Megadeth was born!!

Did you know…
He has resided in Tokyo, Japan since 2003, where he has appeared on over 700 Japanese television programs.
Dec 8th 1973 Corey Taylor singer with Slipknot was born!!

Did you know…
He also co-founded Stone Sour with drummer Joel Ekman in 1992.
Dec 8th 1984 Nicholas “Razzle” Dingley drummer with Hanoi Rocks passed away.
Dec 8th 2004 Dimebag Darrell was killed by a gunman during a performance with Damageplan in Columbus Ohio

Did you know….
He ranked number 1 in Metal Hammer magazine’s 100 Greatest Guitarists.
Check out Lindsay’s latest interview with Peter Tagtgren of Hypocrisy & Pain!
This Day In Metal Dec 8th with Special Guest Johnny Rod!!


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