This Day in Metal October 25th

Oct 25th 1985 Corrosion of Conformity released the album “Animosity”

Did you know…
Album cover art was done by the artist Pushead.

Oct 25th 1987 Obsession released the album “Methods of Madness”

Did you know..
The song “Methods of Madness” appeared on the soundtrack from the movie “Leatherface, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre III”.

Oct 25th 1994 Mercyful Fate released the album “Time”

Did you know…
The cover skull is said to be the famous “Melissa Skull”. The lower jaw was stolen in Amsterdam.

Oct 25th 1994 Hypocrisy released the album “Fourth Dimension”

Did you know…
It’s the band’s first album with Peter Tägtgren taking over vocal duties.

Oct 25th 1999 Agent Steel released the album “Omega Conspiracy”

Did you know…
This was the band’s first album with vocalist “Bruce Hall”.

Oct 25th 2005 Icarus Witch released their debut album “Capture the Magic”

Did you know…
The band did a cover of the Ozzy Osbourne song “S.A.T.O.” on this album.

Oct 25th 2010 Tank released the album “War Machine”

Did you know…
A new version of the band was formed in 2008, guitarists Mick Tucker and Cliff Evans were joined by drummer Mark Brabbs and bassist Chris Dale.

Oct 25th 2010 Virgin Steele released the album “The Black Light Bacchanalia”

Did you know..
Virgin Steele was formed in 1981 by guitarist Jack Starr, who soon found drummer Joey Ayvazian and bassist Kelly Nichols.

Oct 25th 2011 Haken released the album “Visions”

Did you know…
The album is dedicated to the mother of guitarist Charlie Griffiths, who had died in 2011.

Oct 25th 2013 Kataklysm released the album “Waiting for the End to Come”

Did you know…
The band did a cover of the Sacred Reich song “The American Way” as a bonus track on the album.

Oct 25th 2013 Sepultura released the album “The Mediator Between Head And Hands Must Be The Heart”

Did you know…
It was the band’s first album to feature drummer Eloy Casagrande.

Oct 25th 2019 Jinjer released the album “Macro”

Did you know…
Loudwire named it one of the 50 best metal albums of 2019.


Oct 25th 1947 Glenn Tipton guitarist with Judas Priest was born!!!

Did you know…
Besides being in Judas Priest, Glenn also released two solo albums.

Oct 25th 1955 Matthias Jabs guitarist with Scorpions was born!!

Did you know..
He owns a music store, MJ Guitars, in Munich, Germany.


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