What do you remember about 1983? Some of the top television shows were Magnum P.I., Kate and Allie and Dallas. Do you recall going to see Star Wars Return of the Jedi, Tootsie or Flashdance in the theaters? 1983 was also a special time for music and now, 40 years later, one band is still going and heading to the Capital Region.

2023 marks the 40th Anniversary of the release of one of the biggest Rock albums of 1983. To celebrate this occasion, you can see them perform live at Cohoes Music Hall.

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On March 11, 1983 Quiet Riot released the Metal Health album featuring their cover of the Slade song 'Cum On Feel the Noize' and their original hit 'Metal Health'. By November of that year, the album made it to #1 on the Billboard 200 Chart, kicking 'Synchronicity' by The Police out of the top spot.

E1 Presents the Quiet Riot 'Celebrating 40 Years of Metal Health' Tour at Cohoes Music Hall, 56 Remsen Street in Cohoes, NY, on Friday October 13, 2023. Tickets for this show are on sale now. Purchase them online HERE.

Quiet Riot
Quiet Riot

The current lineup features bassist Rudy Sarzo, Alex Grossi on guitar, Jizzy Pearl on vocals and Johnny Kelly on drums. The only other New York date currently scheduled is Thursday March 9th at The L in Horseheads, New York.

The events schedule at Cohoes Music Hall is filling up for 2023. Rumors - The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute April 1st, Kisstory with Monsters of Rock April 7th, Tiffany April 24th and The Sixties Show in August are just a few. Check HERE for a full list of upcoming events.

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