THE ALBUM OF THE DAY
TWISTED SISTER...Stay Hungry (1984)
Stay Hungry was released 30 years ago in May 1984. It reached number 15 on the U.S. Billboard album charts.
(vinyl, CD, Allmusic review)
ROCK BIRTHDAYS FOR MAY 4
Zal Cleminson, formerly with Nazareth, is 65; Mick Mars of Motley Crue is 63; Mike Dirnt of Green Day is 42;
ON THIS DATE
1977 The Beatles At The Hollywood Bowl is released
Paul Butterfield of the Paul Butterfield Blues Band dies of a heart
attack in his home in Hollywood, California at the age of 44
2004 Slash and Duff McKagan file a lawsuit against Axl Rose alleging he stopped movie music deals worth $1 million
Chad Kroeger of Nickelback gets into a fight outside a nightclub in
Vancouver, British Columbia after the dude shouted "Nickelback sucks!"
2010 The Oracle by Godsmack is released
After suffering a brain hemorrhage two weeks earlier Bret Michaels of
Poison is released from the Barrow Neurological Institute in Arizona