Articles by Caroline Chiasson

April 26, 1913

April 26, 2017 // 0 Comments

On this day in 1913, a 13 year old girl named Mary Phagan was found murdered in the basement of a pencil factory at Atlanta, Georgia. Her death inspired the song [...]

April 25, 2003

April 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

On this day in 2003, Jim Morrison’s parents sued two of their son’s former Doors bandmates, claiming that the musicians, now touring in a reformed version of the [...]

April 22, 1968

April 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

On this day in 1968, the song ‘Mrs. Robinson’ was released. Written by Paul Simon, and performed by Simon & Garfunkel, the song would hit No. 1 on the U.S. [...]

April 21, 1947

April 21, 2017 // 0 Comments

On this day in 1947, Iggy Pop was born James Newell Osterberg in Muskegon, Michigan. He was raised in a trailer park just off of U.S. Route 23 in Ypsilanti, Michigan. His [...]

April 17, 1966

April 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

On this day in 1966, the FBI announced that,  after an extensive investigation into the famous song ‘Louie Louie’ (the Kingsmen version), that they were unable [...]

April 16, 1971

April 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

On this day in 1971, The Rolling Stones released ‘Brown Sugar’, the opening track and top single to their album Sticky Fingers. It was recorded over a three-day [...]

April 15, 2001

April 15, 2017 // 5 Comments

On this day in 2001, Joey Ramone passed away after a seven year battle with lymphoma. He died in New York, New York, at the New York Presbyterian Hospital. He had been [...]

April 12, 1968

April 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

On this day in 1968, Frank Zappa performed at a dinner for the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS), these are the “professions” who decide on the [...]

April 2, 1993

April 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

On this day in 1993, the London press ran a story claiming that bassist Bill Wyman of the Rolling Stones’ son was engaged to the mother of Bill’s ex-wife Mandy [...]

April 1, 2016

April 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

On this day in 2016, famous actor Kiefer Sutherland decided to throw caution to the wind and released this bad boy titled “Not Enough Whiskey”, making this his [...]
1 2 3 75
UA-37337202-1