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4/15/21

hard birthdays
James Rivera (HELSTAR, SEVEN WITCHES) - April 15, 1960
Lee Kerslake (OZZY OSBOURNE, URIAH HEEP) - April 16, 1947
Michael Bruce (ALICE COOPER) - April 16, 1948
Mats Olausson (YNGWIE MALMSTEEN, KAMELOT, ARK) - April 17, 1961 R.I.P.
Maynard James Keenan (TOOL) - April 17, 1964
Ted Lundstrom (AMON AMARTH) - April 17, 1974
Mick Sweda (BULLETBOYS, KING KOBRA) - April 18, 1960
Kelly Hansen (HURRICANE) - April 18, 1961
Mike Mangini (DREAM THEATER, ANNIHILATOR, EXTREME) - April 18, 1963

this day in hard history
April 15, 1982: ANVIL release Metal On Metal .
April 15, 1985: OVERKILL release Feel The Fire.
April 15, 1989: W.A.S.P. release The Headless Children.
April 15, 1997: DOKKEN release Shadowlife.
April 15, 2012: DRAGONFORCE release The Power Within.
April 15, 2013: ICED EARTH release Live In Ancient Kourion and SPIRITUAL BEGGARS release Earth Blues.
April 15, 2014: LILLIAN AXE release One Night In The Temple.
April 15, 2015: LITA FORD releases Time Capsule.
April 15, 2016: ACE FREHLEY releases Origins Vol.1.

April 16, 1984: SAXON release Crusader and VENOM release At War With Satan.
April 16, 1987: DEEP PURPLE's House Of Blue Light tour opens.
April 16, 1988: SCORPIONS release Savage Amusement.
April 16, 1990: BATHORY release Hammerheart.
April 16, 2007: ANNIHILATOR release Metal and W.A.S.P. release Dominator.
April 16, 2013: SKID ROW release United World Rebellion: Chapter One.

April 17, 1982: MOTORHEAD release Iron Fist.
April 17, 1983: R.I.P. MOUNTAIN's Felix Pappalardi.
April 17, 1989: ANNIHILATOR release Alice In Hell.
April 17, 2006: DIO release Holy Diver - Live.
April 17, 2007: DARK TRANQUILLITY release Fiction.
April 17, 2015: IMPELLITTERI release Venom.

April 18, 1975: ALICE COOPER's Welcome To My Nightmare TV special airs.
April 18, 1985: BON JOVI's 7800 Fahrenheit album is released.
April 18, 1995: SCORPIONS release Live Bites.
April 18, 2000: BLACK LABEL SOCIETY release Stronger Than Death and TIAMAT release Amanethes.
April 18, 2008: WHITESNAKE release Good To Be Bad.

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