Quiet Riot

Quiet Riot

Quiet Riot is an american heavy metal band, whose 1983 chart topping success helped pave the way for the glam metal scene`s next decade of commercial prominence. They are best known for their Metal Health album, which displaced Michael Jackson’s Thriller album from the #1 chart spot. They were founded in 1975 by guitarist Randy Rhoads ( later with Ozzy Osbourne) with the original lineup featuring Kevin DuBrow (whose Steve Marriott influenced vocals powered most of their hits), as well as Kelly Garni (bass) and Drew Forsyth (drums).

Vintage Magazines with Quiet Riot

Screamer Magazine March 1994

Screamer Magazine March 1994
Issue: March 1994. Featuring: Rob Zombie of White Zombie. Also Included Scorpions, Damn the Machine, Mr. Big, My Sister's Machine, Shotgun Messiah, Eleven, Mutha's Day Out, Type O Negative, Crowbar, Life of Agony and Much More.

Screamer Magazine January 1994

Screamer Magazine January 1994
Issue: January 1994. Featuring: Pearl Jam, Aerosmith, Metallica, Guns N' Roses and Stone Temple Pilots. Also Included VAI, Fight, WASP, Cathedral, Blue Murder, Deep Purple, Brother Cane and Much More.

Screamer Magazine March 1993

Screamer Magazine March 1993
Issue: March 1993. Featuring: Ted Nugent and Dave Mustaine. Also Included Arcade, Stone Temple Pilots, Biohazard, DRI, Fear Factory, Metallica, Guns N' Roses and Much More.

Screamer Magazine September 1991

Screamer Magazine September 1991
Issue: September 1991. Featuring: LA Guns. Also Included Guns N' Roses, Skid Row, Armored Saint, Dangerous Toys, Nuclear Assault, Overkill, Screaming Jets, Suicidal Tendencies, The Scream, White Trash, XYZ and Much More

Screamer Magazine June 1989

Screamer Magazine June 1989
Issue: June 1989. Featuring: Warrant. Also Included WASP, Mr. Big, Skid Row, Queensryche, Little Caesar, Vixen, Dark Angel and Much More.

Screamer Magazine December 1988

Screamer Magazine December 1988
Issue: December 1988. Featuring: Quiet Riot. Also Included Pretty Boy Floyd, Animal, The Word, Precious Metal, Nuclear Assault and Much More.

Screamer Magazine February 1988

Screamer Magazine February 1988
Issue: February 1988. Featuring: LA Guns. Also Included Guns N' Roses, Racer X, Hans Naughty, Keel, St. Valentine and Much More.

Articles with Quiet Riot

MR. JIMMY Documentary Debuts At Chinese Theater

The Hollywood Boulevard icon, TCL Chinese Theater was the setting of a screening of a new documentary film over the weekend of September 16th and 17th.  The film titled Mr. Jimmy chronicles the journey of one man’s quest to honor his idol in as complete a way as may be humanly possible.  Akio Sakurai, who is known… Read more »


BUCKCHERRY – Josh Todd Talks Past, Present & Sobriety

For decades the debate of whether grunge music killed 1980s heavy metal has been a hot topic. Looking back to the days of the Sunset Strip when bands like Guns N’ Roses, Van Halen, Quiet Riot, and Motley Crue became rock n’ roll royalty, it seemed those days were transitioning out in the early 1990s… Read more »


NEW LA-Based Rock Band DELETE AFTER DEATH, Brainchild Of Seann Nicols And Doug Weiand, Announces Release Date For Debut Single And Video

LA-based Delete After Death is the new hard rock project formed by vocalist Seann Nicols and guitarist Doug Weiand. Nicols is no stranger to success as the lead singer for several successful headline acts including Westfield Massacre, Adler’s Appetite and of course the legendary Quiet Riot and RATT. Nicols’ previous project Westfield Massacre – Salvation… Read more »


QUIET RIOT Drops New Single “Heartbreak City” (listen)

Legendary hard rock and heavy metal icons QUIET RIOT will release their new album “Hollywood Cowboys,” on November 8th via Frontiers Music Srl. Today, the band has dropped the second single from the album “Heartbreak City.” Listen to it HERE: “‘Heartbreak City’ is all about the over the top huge sound of ’80’s Hollywood Strip rock &… Read more »


QUIET RIOT To Release “Hollywood Cowboys” November 8th

Legendary classic rockers QUIET RIOT have announced a November 8th release date for their upcoming album “Hollywood Cowboys.” The first single from the album “Don’t Call it Love,” is available for streaming HERE: “The song essentially started with a straight ahead drum groove that incorporates tempo lifts within the arrangement. It made it possible for Neil… Read more »


QUIET RIOT – And The Band Raged On

Quiet Riot is back and creating a lot of noise! With the recent release of their 13th studio album Road Rage and the addition of frontman James Durbin, Quiet Riot maintains their signature sound with a fresh curve to deliver above and beyond everyone’s expectations, being dubbed as one of the best records they have… Read more »


QUIET RIOT – Road Rage

Quiet Riot is ready to make some noise once again with the release of their 13th studio album titled Road Rage, set to be released on August 4, 2017. Known for being the first metal band to top the pop charts, Quiet Riot has experienced many successes and their fair share of tragedy.  After numerous changes… Read more »


Quiet Riot album “Road Rage” featuring new singer James Durbin to release August 4, 2017

QUIET RIOT is a rock & roll phenomenon. Famously known as the first heavy metal band to top the pop charts, the Los Angeles quartet became a global sensation thanks to their monsterous smash hit album, 1983’s “Metal Health”. That album topped the Billboard album charts for several months and the follow up album, “Condition… Read more »


QUIET RIOT To Re-Record New Album “Road Rage” With New Lead Vocalist James Durbin

Following the departure of singer Seann Nicols from QUIET RIOT, both Frontiers Music Srl and band leader Frankie Banali have made the joint decision to delay the release of the new QUIET RIOT record “Road Rage“ until later this summer.   Both the band and label feel that in order to truly represent QUIET RIOT’s… Read more »


New QUIET RIOT Album “Road Rage” April 21, 2017

Frontiers Music Srl is pleased to announce the release of QUIET RIOT‘s anticipated new studio album entitled “Road Rage” on April 21, 2017. Famously known as the first heavy metal band to top the pop charts, the Los Angeles quartet became a global sensation thanks to their monstrous smash hit 1983 album, “Metal Health.” The… Read more »