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Classic Rock Almanac August 25, 2015

TRIVIA

Today’s Question: Today is the 40th anniversary of the release of Bruce Springsteen’s Born to Run album.

Two singles were issued from Born to Run. 389 more words

Features

Rock And Metal News: King Diamond With No Makeup

When you think of some of the most iconic members of the rock and heavy metal world that rocked makeup better than anyone and made it cool, King Diamond is actually on that list. 232 more words

Metal

Run To The Hills… at Montage Mountain!

A wise man once said that the sign of a good concert is when the band leaves the audience wanting more.

There is a lot that goes into a concert. 1,003 more words

Concert Review

Blaze and Ripper's Excellent Adventure

August 1991. The Metal God pops the clutch on his massive Harley and rolls forward into the fog shrouded darkness. Gliding the beast forward with only the roar of the crowd to guide him, he is unaware that a hydraulic stairway has only partially descended, and smashes into it face first, breaking the bridge of his nose and tumbling off the bike beneath the gigantic stage set. 1,712 more words

Music

THE EVOLUTION OF JUDAS PRIEST'S ROB HALFORD

(Although I didn’t have much exposure to Judas Priest as a kid, I did get a good chance to get into the band as I got a bit older.   1,838 more words

Fuck 'n Right

Saturday Matinee: Dream Deceivers

“Dream Deceivers” (1992) is a documentary directed by David Van Taylor which chronicles the James Vance vs Judas Priest court case. Vance and friend Ray Belknap were teenagers who shot themselves with a shotgun in a Nevada suburb. 97 more words

Culture

Shooting the Messenger

LIFT ME UP | FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH

FT. ROB HALFORD OF JUDAS PRIEST

Anyone who’s been following my Mercury in Retrograde page will completely understand why this song is today’s Wednesday Earworm. 50 more words

Wednesday Earworms