Music, what else

music baby….

In Hard Rock 1/9/6

1/9/06
Jimmy Page (LED ZEPPELIN) – January 9, 1944
Philip Lewis (L.A. GUNS) – January 9, 1957
Michael Schenker (MSG /ex-SCORPIONS) – January 10, 1955
Parramore McCarty (WARRIOR) – January 10, 1963

January 11, 1963: Whiskey A-Go-Go opens in Los Angeles.
January 11, 1985: IRON MAIDEN play for the first time in South America at Rock In Rio in front of an estimated 200,000 fans.
January 11, 2001: Sanctuary Records buy out Modern Music.

1996: FIGHT are dropped by Epic, fueling rumours that frontman Rob Halford is considering his next move – collaborations with Zakk Wylde have surfaced, as well as the obvious reformation rumours with PRIEST.

1997: RATT guitarist WARREN DE MARTINI releases his solo debut, Crazy Enough To Sing To You, in Japan.

1998: Ace Frehley invites Sebastian Bach, Richie Scarlet and Anton Fig to his home for a couple of days to work on brand new songs.
1998: former KISS guitarist VINNIE VINCENT is said to be working on a boxset.
1998: HELLOWEEN issues the Pumpkin Box, a four-CD set spanning 1985-1993.

1999: a rare North American tour featuring ICED EARTH, JAG PANZER, ANVIL and QUIET ROOM is confirmed.
1999: BLACK SABBATH guitarist Tony Iommi is knocked off his feet due to the flu, forcing the Sabs to cancel three dates on their reunion tour. Ozzy says that the band are “all back together friendly and we’re all getting on better than we ever have before. We all learned a lot. We’ve all been through a lot, and we’re all still alivejust about. And we’re going to go out and give the people who never got a chance to hear the original Black Sabbath perform an opportunity to see it.”
1999: QUIET RIOT singer Kevin DuBrow is arrested for failing to pay off a concert goer who sued him five years ago. DuBrow is accused of not paying a $105,000 judgment awarded to a woman who alleged DuBrow broke her leg at a 1994 concert when he threw an audience member off the stage and on top of her.

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January 9, 2006 - Posted by | ROCK

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