Today In Metal History 🤘 January 22nd, 2023 🤘STEVE PERRY, GUNS N' ROSES, ORIANTHI, RIOT, MEGADETH

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Today In Metal History 🤘 January 22nd, 2023 🤘STEVE PERRY, GUNS N' ROSES, ORIANTHI, RIOT, MEGADETH

TALENT WE LOST

R.I.P. Rhett Forrester (RIOT): September 22nd, 1956 – January 22nd, 1994

R.I.P. Malcolm Robert Andrew McLaren (legendary NEW YORK DOLLS, SEX PISTOLS manager) January 22nd, 1946 – April 8th, 2010


HEAVY BIRTHDAYS

Happy 74th  
Stephen Ray "Steve" Perry (JOURNEY) - January 22nd, 1949 (photo credit: Myriam Santos)

Happy 67th  
Steve Riley (L.A. GUNS, W.A.S.P.) − January 22nd, 1956

Happy 58th  
Steven Adler (ADLER, ADLER'S APPETITE, GUNS N' ROSES) - January 22nd, 1965

Happy 38th  
Orianthi Panagaris (ALICE COOPER, MICHAEL JACKSON) - January 22nd, 1985


HEAVY RELEASES

Happy 55th
SPIRIT’s Spirit - January 22, 1968

Happy 16th 
DESTRUCTION’s Thrash Anthems - January 22nd, 2007
PAIN OF SALVATION’s Scarsick - January 22nd, 2007
ROTTING CHRIST’s Theogonia - January 22nd, 2007

Happy 15th  
BYZANTINE’s Oblivion Beckons - January 22nd, 2008

Happy 14th
THE RED DEATH’s Godmakers - January 22nd, 2008

Happy 13th Birthday 
NODE’s In The End Everything Is A Gag - January 22nd, 2010
ORDEN OGAN’s Easton Hope - January 22nd, 2010
DARK FORTRESS’ Ylem - January 22nd, 2010

Happy 10th Birthday 
CRASHDÏET’s The Savage Playground - January 22nd, 2013
LOVE AND DEATH’s Between Here & Lost - January 22nd, 2013
LIGHTNING SWORDS OF DEATH’s Baphometic Chaosium - January 22nd, 2013
VOIVOD’s Target Earth - January 22nd, 2013

HOLY GRAIL’s Ride The Void - January 22nd, 2013

Happy 9th  
WITHIN TEMPTATION’s Hydra - January 22nd, 2014

Happy 7th 
MEGADETH’s Dystopia – January 22nd, 2016


ABBATH’s Abbath – January 22nd, 2016
BORKNAGAR’s Winter Thrice – January 22nd, 2016
THE RESISTANCE’s Coup De Grace – January 22nd, 2016
RAGE’s My Way (EP) – January 22nd, 2016

Happy 2nd
ASPHYX's Necroceros - January 22, 2021

EKTOMORF's Reborn - January 22, 2021
HUMAN FORTRESS' Epic Tales & Untold Stories (compilation album) - January 22, 2021
LABYRINTH's Welcome To The Absurd Circus - January 22, 2021
NERVOSA's Perpetual Chaos - January 22, 2021
THERION's Leviathan - January 22, 2021
WIG WAM's Never Say Die - January 22, 2021



Featured Audio

MOTÖRHEAD – “Bullet In Your Brain” (Motörhead Music)

MOTÖRHEAD – “Bullet In Your Brain” (Motörhead Music)

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MEDEVIL Premieres "Amongst Thieves"

MEDEVIL Premieres "Amongst Thieves"

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