On This Day

Events in Music in July 1983

<b>Pirate</b> AttackPirate Attack

Jul 15 Linda Ronstadt debuts as Mabel in "Pirates of Penzance"

Singer and Actress Linda Ronstadt
Singer and Actress
Linda Ronstadt

Music concertMusic Concert

Jul 21 Storm cuts short Diana Ross' free concert in NY's Central Park

Singer and Actress Diana Ross
Singer and Actress
Diana Ross
  • Jul 24 "Mame" opens at Gershwin Theater NYC for 41 performances

Music releaseAlbum Release

Jul 25 Metallica's debut album Kill 'Em All is released on Megaforce Records

Metallica Rocker James Hetfield
Metallica Rocker
James Hetfield
Heavy Metal Musician Jason Newsted
Heavy Metal Musician
Jason Newsted