founded in 1986 Skid row is
consecrated among the most important
hard rock and heavy metal bands of
history. despite some changes
of members the band is in effect until
today, and it has sold more of 25 million
now let’s see 10 facts about
Skid Row that you may not know yet
The founder and SKID ROW guitarist Snake Sabo has played in the band Bon Jovi
early in his career. and he and John Bon Jovi are childhood friends
In 1987, a friend of the band, saw a guy singing at a wedding party,
and appointed him to Snake and Rachel. They decided to send a demo tape with their compositions for this guy,
and to make the first test, he began to sing in the band.
This guy was Sebastian Bach.
John was Bon Jovi who got the first contract with a record company SIK ROW.
In addition to taking the band to open some shows of Bon Jovi.
There was already a band with SKID ROW name, was a band formed in 1967 and composed of Phil Lynott and Gary Moore,
At the suggestion of his godfather John Bon Jovi until then Skip Rope (skipping ropes)
He bought the name for $ 35,000, and was renamed SKID ROW.
Nirvana initially also called Skid Row, and changed the name when he learned that already
there was a band of Hard Rock Sebastian Bach.
Sebastian Bach paid plastic surgery to a fan after it has reached during a show with a
glass bottle directly in the face,
the explanation was that some boys in the crowd threw objects at him
teasing, and an angry impulse he threw this bottle whacked fan
It had nothing to do with the insults, hurting her badly.
In 1990 The Skid Row won the award for the Nov Artist Hard Rock Favorite American Music Awards
In 1996 Sebastian Bach was kicked out of the band
And according to the remaining members,
It was due to his ego becomes bigger than the band.
“Everything had to turn around it” – said Snake in interviews.
Slave to the Grind was the first album of Hard Rock / Metal
to debut at the top on the Billboard charts
In 2003, Skid Row already with new vocalist Johnny Solinger
recorded I Remember You Two, and was much criticized by fans and the critics.
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