Today In Metal History 🤘 August 5th, 2022🤘TWISTED SISTER, GOTTHARD, METAL CHURCH, THE BEATLES, PINK FLOYD

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Today In Metal History 🤘 August 5th, 2022🤘TWISTED SISTER, GOTTHARD, METAL CHURCH, THE BEATLES, PINK FLOYD

TALENT WE LOST

R.I.P. Steve Lee (born Stefan Alois; GOTTHARD) - August 5th, 1963 – October 5th, 2010

On October 5, 2010, from one second to the next, history turned upside down when singer Steve Lee died in a motorcycle accident, leaving the rock world gasping for breath, far beyond Switzerland’s borders. 

HEAVY BIRTHDAYS

Happy 67th 
Eddie "Fingers" Ojeda (TWISTED SISTER) - August 5th, 1955

Happy 75th
RICK DERRINGER (born Ricky Dean Zehringer) - August 5th, 1947

Happy 59th
Craig Wells (METAL CHURCH) - August 5th, 1963

Happy 50th 
Christian Olde Wolbers (FEAR FACTORY) - August 5th, 1972


Heavy Releases

Happy 56th
THE BEATLES' Revolver - August 5th, 1966

Happy 55th
PINK FLOYD’s The Piper at the Gates of Dawn - August 5th, 1967

Happy 53rd
THE STOOGES’ The Stooges - August 5th, 1969

Happy 42nd
PAT BENATAR’s Crimes Of Passion - August 5, 1980

Happy 14th 
CHROME DIVISION's Booze, Broads And Beelzebub - August 5th, 2008
NORMA JEAN’s The Anti Mother – August 5th, 2008

Happy 11th 
SABATON's World War Live: Battle Of The Baltic Sea (live) - August 5th, 2011

Happy 8th 
KIX’ Rock Your Face Off - August 5th, 2014
DARKEST HOUR’s Darkest Hour - August 5th, 2014
GODSMACK’s 1000hp – August 5th, 2014
PATHOLOGY’s Throne of Reign - August 5th, 2014

Happy 6th
BLOODY HAMMERS - Lovely Sort of Death - August 5th, 2016
CARNIFEX - Slow Death - August 5th, 2016
ISLANDER - Power Under Control - August 5th, 2016
JACKYL - Rowyco - August 5th, 2016
SKILLET - Unleashed - August 5th, 2016
TARJA - The Shadow Self - August 5th, 2016

Happy 2nd
CRYSTAL LAKE - The Voyages - August 5th, 2020



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EINHERJER – “West Coast Groove” (Napalm)

EINHERJER – “West Coast Groove” (Napalm)

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THIRTEEN GOATS - "Return To Ruin"

THIRTEEN GOATS - "Return To Ruin"

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