This Day in Metal October 14th

Oct 14th 1983 Riot released the album “Born in America“

Did you know…
This was their last album with guitarist Rick Ventura, bassist Kip Leming, and drummer Sandy Slavin.

Oct 14th 1985 Iron Maiden released the LIVE album “Live After Death”

Did you know…
It was recorded at Long Beach Arena, California and Hammersmith Odeon, London during the band’s World Slavery Tour.

Oct 14th 1997 Saxon released the album “Unleash The Beast”

Did you know…
It was their first studio album without Graham Oliver on guitar, who was replaced by Doug Scarratt.

Oct 14th 2003 Trivium released their debut album “Ember to Inferno”

Oct 14th 2008 Yngwie Malmsteen released the album “Perpetual Flame”

Did you know….
It was the first with ex-Judas Priest singer Tim “Ripper” Owens. The album also features Derek Sherinian on keyboards.

Oct 14th 2014 Exodus released the album “Blood In Blood Out”

Did you know…
The album saw a reunion with original guitarist Kirk Hammett, who plays the guitar solo on “Salt the Wound”.

Oct 14th 2016 The Dillinger Escape Plan released the album “Dissociation”

Did you know…
The band is often considered one of the most influential bands in extreme music circles since the late 1990s.

This Day in Metal October 14th with Liam Wilson!!


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