From The Vault

THE RAMONES – FROM THE VAULT

THE RAMONES – FROM THE VAULT

Today’s From The Vault honors the band, The Ramones and the legacy they have left their fans. Sadly, the last remaining original member of the band, drummer, Tommy Ramone (Thomas Erdelyi) passed away this past Saturday at the age of 65. Formed in Forest Hills,...
BLACK ‘N BLUE – HOLD ON TO 18 – FROM THE VAULT

BLACK ‘N BLUE – HOLD ON TO 18 – FROM THE VAULT

Today we take a trip back to 1984 to the self titled debut album by Black ‘n Blue and the song Hold on to 18. Originally formed in Portland, Oregon by childhood friends Jamie St. James and future KISS guitarist Tommy Thayer, Hold on to 18 received substantial...
HEAVY METAL BIRTHDAYS – FROM THE VAULT

HEAVY METAL BIRTHDAYS – FROM THE VAULT

In today’s, From The Vault, we want to wish a very Happy Birthday to two musicians celebrating birthday’s today:   YNGWIE MALMSTEEN Today marks the 50th birthday of Lars Johan Yngve Lannerbäck, better known as Yngwie Malmsteen, The Swedish guitarist...
SANCTUARY – REFUGE DENIED – FROM THE VAULT

SANCTUARY – REFUGE DENIED – FROM THE VAULT

Today we take a trip back to 1988 and the debut album from a band from Seattle called Sanctuary.  Produced by Megadeth guitarist Dave Mustaine, this album is considered a thrash metal classic and one of my all time favorite metal albums. The title song Battle Angels...
EXODUS – FABULOUS DISASTER – FROM THE VAULT

EXODUS – FABULOUS DISASTER – FROM THE VAULT

In honor of Steve ‘Zetro’ Souza’s return to Exodus, today we take a trip back to 1989 to the third album by San Francisco Bay Area thrash band, Exodus called Fabulous Disaster. The album released by Combat Records features the song Toxic Waltz,...