ERIC CARR – HAPPY BIRTHDAY – REST IN PEACE – FROM THE VAULT
Jul13

ERIC CARR – HAPPY BIRTHDAY – REST IN PEACE – FROM THE VAULT

  Today’s From The Vault is dedicated to Paul Charles Caravello, better known as KISS drummer Eric Carr, who passed away 24 years ago in 1991 from cancer. Eric would have celebrated his 65th birthday yesterday (July 12). Carr, who was born in East New York and had been involved in several bands, sent in his audition tape after Peter Criss had left the band, in a bright orange folder to make it stand out. At the audition,...

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BADLANDS – DREAMS IN THE DARK – FROM THE VAULT

Today we take a trip back to 1989, to the self titled first album by Badlands released on Atlantic Records and the track, Dreams In The Dark. The album which features Ray Gillen – vocals, Eric Singer – drums, Jake E. Lee – guitars and Greg Chaisson – bass was one of the best breakout albums selling 400,000 copies by 1990 and landed them on the Billboard Chart at number 57. The video for Dreams In The Dark, was...

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Stone Sour To Cover Metallica, Judas Priest, Black Sabbath And More On “Meanwhile In Burbank…” EP!
Mar02

Stone Sour To Cover Metallica, Judas Priest, Black Sabbath And More On “Meanwhile In Burbank…” EP!

Last month Stone Sour revealed their cover of “The Dark” by Metal Church, and it looks like they aren’t done covering classic songs! Stone Sour will be releasing their “Meanwhile In Burbank…” EP on Record Store Day! They will be taking on classic songs by Alice In Chains, Judas Priest, Kiss, Metallica and Black Sabbath, and best of luck to them! These are some of the biggest songs in heavy music history!...

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KISS – MUSIC FROM THE ELDER

Today’s post bring us back to 1981 to the ninth studio album by KISS titled Music From “The Elder”. This was the last album to mark the appearance of guitarist Ace Frehely and the first time that  KISS did not tour to support the album. KISS made a handful of public appearances to promote the album including an appearance on the late-night variety show called Fridays (performing “A World Without Heroes”,...

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HAPPY METAL BIRTHDAYS
Dec22

HAPPY METAL BIRTHDAYS

Happy Birthday wishes are in order for several metal legends who continue to make their mark on the metal world over the next few days…and now the drumroll please: PETER CRISS – KISS The former KISS drummer celebrates his 69th birthday on December 20. DAVE MURRAY – IRON MAIDEN The Iron Maiden guitarist turns 58 years on December 23rd. LEMMY KILMISTER – MOTORHEAD Lemmy celebrates his 69th birthday on December...

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