Day: October 12, 2020

CARMINE APPICE: ‘JOHN BONHAM Told Me I Was One Of His Influences’ https://www.blabbermouth.net/news/carmine-appice-john-bonham-told-me-i-was-one-of-his-influences/ CARMINE APPICE: ‘JOHN BONHAM Told Me I Was One Of His Influences’ In a new interview with the "Aftershocks" podcast, legendary drummer Carmine Appice was asked if it's important for him to keep the legacy of John Bonham (LED ZEPPELIN) alive through […]

SERGEANT STEEL Returns With New Single “Fight Fire With Fire” SERGEANT STEEL Returns With New Single “Fight Fire With Fire” Austria’s Sergeant Steel are back with new music. Their first new material in 5 years is a digital single/music video titled "Fight Fire With Fire”. The band’s last release featuring self-composed songs was Riders Of […]

12 Oct 1994, Pink Floyd played the first of a 15-night run at Earls Court, London, England. Less than a minute after the band had started playing 'Shine On You Crazy Diamond', a scaffolding stand holding 1200 fans, collapsed, throwing hundreds of people 20 feet to the ground. It took over an hour to free […]

On his first album after ‘Piano Man,’ Billy Joel was dealing with a number of factors that make life difficult for those experiencing their first flush of success. How Billy Joel Tried to Find His Feet With ‘Streetlife Serenade’ Billy Joel released 'Streetlife Serenade' on Oct. 11, 1974. [post embed] Read the article at Ultimate […]

OZZY OSBOURNE’s ‘No More Tours 2’ Has Been Rebooked, Says SHARON OSBOURNE https://www.blabbermouth.net/news/ozzy-osbournes-no-more-tours-2-has-been-rebooked-says-sharon-osbourne/ OZZY OSBOURNE’s ‘No More Tours 2’ Has Been Rebooked, Says SHARON OSBOURNE Sharon Osbourne says that Ozzy's previously canceled U.K. tour will now take place in 2022. When the coronavirus pandemic struck, Ozzy had just released his first solo album in a […]

ANTHEA Shares “Illusion” Music Video ANTHEA Shares “Illusion” Music Video Los Angeles symphonic power metal band Anthea are sharing their new music video for the title track "Illusion" off their upcoming album due out on October 23 via Rockshots Records. The band adds about the track: “The title song of the album, Illusion, is one […]

KISS guitarist Tommy Thayer has sold his Mediterranean-style SoCal home: Tommy Thayer Sells Southern California Home for $2.7 Million Kiss guitarist Tommy Thayer sold his Southern California home for $2.7 million in October 2020. [post embed] Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/4599352843471383

October 11, 1969: Three months after the death of Brian Jones, the Rolling Stones released the compilation album, “Through The Past Darkly (Big Hits Volume 2)." It will go to #2 on both the US and the UK charts. In the inside flap of the album, there was a tribute to Brian: "When this you […]

We spoke with Sammy Hagar (The Red Rocker) about the last album he made as a member of Montrose. Why Montrose’s ‘Paper Money’ Ended the Sammy Hagar Era 'Paper Money,' Montrose's final album with frontman Sammy Hagar, was released on Oct. 11, 1974. [post embed] Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/4567549723318362

12 Oct 1974, Blondie appeared at CBGB’s in New York City, under the name Blondie for the first time. The name is derived from comments made by truck drivers who catcalled “Hey, Blondie” to Harry as they drove by. https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/artists/blondie/ Blondie | This Day In Music Founded in New York in 1974, Blondie became one […]


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