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Quiet Riot Documentary to Air on Showtime

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The rise and fall -- and rise again -- of early '80s hard-rock giants Quiet Riot is commemorated in 'Well Now You're Here, There's No Way Back,' a new documentary set to air on Showtime Jan. 29.

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Clash of the Titans – Twisted Sister’s ‘We’re Not Gonna Take It’ vs. Quiet Riot’s ‘Bang Your Head’

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They've mostly gone the way of the sax solo now that rock 'n' roll has become part of the musical establishment, but once upon a time, anthems about sticking it to the Man were a pretty big deal.

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Quiet Riot Release New Album ’10′

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Quiet Riot's new album, '10,' is their first since the 2007 death of frontman Kevin DuBrow.

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The Importance of Quiet Riot

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Although pegged as a one-album wonder, Quiet Riot were incredibly influential in the rise of metal in the '80s.

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Remembering Kevin DuBrow: My Plane Flight With Quiet Riot

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If your travel plans include a 6 AM flight, the best you can hope for is that the plane will be half-empty and populated only with quiet people. As I sat in a gloriously empty gate of the Denver International Airport a half-hour before boarding, it seemed luck might be on my side.

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30 Years Ago: Quiet Riot Release ‘Metal Health’

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Quiet Riot took metal to the mainstream with the release of 'Metal Health' in March of 1983.

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Hyundai ‘Team’ Commercial – What’s the Song?

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When denied a chance to play football with some neighborhood kids, the scrawny, young lad in the Hyundai commercial that debuted during the Super Bowl on Sunday hops into his mom's Santa Fe, and cranks the volume of a great classic rock song. Quiet Riot's 'Bang Your Head (Metal Health)' from 1983 is the soundtrack to this 30-second spot. 

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Kevin Dubrow – October 2012 Classic Rock Birthdays

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Kevin Dubrow, frontman for Quiet Riot, would have been 57 years old this coming Oct. 29.

Dubrow joined the band in 1975 and led them for the next five years until their brief disbanding in 1980 due to the group's guitarist -- Randy Rhoads -- moving on to join Ozzy Osbourne's band.

Dubrow then reformed Quiet Riot with a

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Former Ozzy Osbourne Bassist Rudy Sarzo Recalls His Whirlwind Experience With The Wizard Of Ozz

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Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Bassist Rudy Sarzo’s career, from a gig perspective, has been the stuff that dreams are made of for hopeful musician wannabes. While Sarzo was only in Ozzy Osbourne’s band for less than two years, he was there during a moment of critical rebirth, when the former Black Sabbath frontman was in the process of proving himself as a solo artist.

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Pristine Vinyl Featured in ‘Rock Gods and Metal Monsters’ Auction

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Quiet Riot, Ozzy Osbourne, Van Halen and Kiss are just a few of the classic rock artists whose albums will be represented in Backstage Auctions' ‘Rock Gods and Metal Monsters’ event being held April 21-29.

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