This Day in Metal January 10th

This Day in Metal January 10th

Jan 10th 1979 Triumph released the album “Just a Game”

Did you know….
The album contains one of Triumph’s most popular songs on FM album-oriented radio, “Lay it on the Line”, and the Top 40 hit “Hold On”.

Jan 10th 1989 Metallica released the single “One”

Did you know….
The song was the band’s first top 40 hit single in the U.S., reaching number 35 on the Billboard Hot 💯

Jan 10th 1989 U.D.O. released the album “Mean Machine”

Did you know….
He formed U.D.O. in 1987 after leaving Accept.

‪Jan 10th 1994 Sodom released the album “Get What You Deserve”

‪Did you know…‬
‪The band did a cover of the Venom song “Angel Dust” on the album.‬

Jan 10th 1999 Iron Savior released the album “Unification”

Did you know…
It is the only album to feature former Gamma Ray drummer Dan Zimmermann.

Jan 10th 2000 Running Wild released the album “Victory”

Did you know….
They did a cover of “Revolution” by The Beatles on this album.

Jan 10th 2005 Kreator released the album “Enemy Of God”

Did you know….MichaelAmott was a guest on the song “Murder Fantasies”.

Jan 10th 2020 Brothers of Metal released the album “Emblas Saga”

Did you know…
The band is from Sweden, and consists of three vocalists (two male, one female), three guitar players, a bass player and a drummer.

Jan 10th 2020 Rage released the album “Wings Of Rage”

Did you know…
A remarkable international success with more than five million records sold, Rage has had more than 40 music chart entries.

Jan 10th 1946 Aynsley Dunbar former drummer with Whitesnake was born!!!

Did you know….
He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Journey in 2017.
He played drums on the self-titled Whitesnake album.
Jan 10th 1955 Michael Schenker former guitarist with Scorpions was born!!!

Did you know….
He was also a member of UFO from 1973 to 1978 and again, occasionally, between 1993 and 2003.
He also formed his own band, Michael Schenker Group in 1979.
Jan 10th 1980 Mark Menghi bassist and founding member with Metal Allegiance was born!!

Did you know…
Mark formed Metal Allegiance in 2014. The band features some of the best Metal musicians in the world.
Jan 10th 2021 Marsha Zazula co-founder of Megaforce records passed away.

Did you know…
She launched the iconic label, which released the first albums from Metallica, Anthrax and many others.


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