1970 in heavy metal music

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This is a timeline documenting the events of heavy metal in the year 1970.

Newly formed bands[edit]

Albums[edit]

January[edit]

Day Artist Album
 ??? The Guess Who American Woman

February[edit]

Day Artist Album
13 Black Sabbath Black Sabbath [2]

June[edit]

Day Artist Album
 ??? Alice Cooper Easy Action[3]
Deep Purple In Rock[4]
Uriah Heep Very 'eavy... Very 'umble[5]

August[edit]

Day Artist Album
 ??? Hawkwind Hawkwind [6]

September[edit]

Day Artist Album
18 Black Sabbath Paranoid [7]
 ??? Blue Cheer The Original Human Being

October[edit]

Day Artist Album
5 Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin III [8]
 ??? UFO UFO 1

December[edit]

Day Artist Album
 ??? Sir Lord Baltimore Kingdom Come[9]

Unknown[edit]

Disbandments[edit]

Events[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Aerosmith Bio". Allmusic. Retrieved 2008-03-10. 
  2. ^ "Black Sabbath". Allmusic. Retrieved 2008-03-10. 
  3. ^ "Easy Action". Allmusic. Retrieved 2008-03-10. 
  4. ^ "Deep Purple in Rock". Allmusic. Retrieved 2008-03-27. 
  5. ^ "Very 'Eavy... Very 'Umble". Allmusic. Retrieved 2008-03-27. 
  6. ^ "Paranoid". Allmusic. Retrieved 2008-03-10. 
  7. ^ "Paranoid". Allmusic. Retrieved 2008-03-10. 
  8. ^ "Led Zeppelin III". Allmusic. Retrieved 2008-03-27. 
  9. ^ "Kingdom Come". Allmusic. Retrieved 2008-03-28. 
Preceded by
1969
Heavy Metal Timeline
1970
Succeeded by
1971