Let’s light those candles and spare the pyro. After all, these are rock and metal musicians we’re talking about, so join us in celebrating their special days. Loudwire put together this handy calendar that shares rock and metal musicians’ birthdays so you know when to send your well wishes or find a way to celebrate your favorite rocker.
Check to see who shares your birthday, find out which rockers are older and younger than you, and even get a slice of cake in honor of your favorite rockers. Could you blow out the candles on the same day as Dave Grohl, Zak Wylde and Geoff Tate? Did you know that Gene Simmons and Rob Halford celebrate the same day? And find out which amazing guitar great shares a birthday with Anthrax‘s Charlie Benante and Alter Bridge / Slash vocalist Myles Kennedy. Who celebrates their birthday every year while everyone else is ready to ring in the new year?
Scroll through this gallery below to find out the birthdays of your favorite rock and metal musicians.