Articles by RazMataz

April 24, 2014

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Today in 1990, the road crew for Roger Waters discovered an unexploded World War II bomb. The crew had been constructing the set for The Wall concert in Potsdamer Platz, [...]

April 23, 1981

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Today in 1981, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis recorded a live album called The Survivors in Stuttgart, West [...]

April 14, 2009

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Today in 2009, former Beatle George Harrison received a posthumous star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles. Harrison’s widow and son – Olivia and Dhani – [...]

April 13, 1996

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Today in 1996, Rage Against the Machine appeared on NBC’s Saturday Night Live. The band was scheduled to perform two songs, but the act was cut to just one track when [...]

Where to go for CMW 2017

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Canadian Music Week is fast approaching. And, really, who has time to listen to every single artist on the bill? (We do. Check out our long, long list here.) Well, we’ve [...]

March 30, 2000

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Today in 2000, Mick Jagger of the Rolling Stones made a nostalgic visit to his old school. Jagger opened the new arts centre, which had been named after him, at Dartford [...]

March 27, 1979

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On this day in 1979, Eric Clapton married Pattie Boyd. Clapton had been in love with Boyd since the late sixties, but Boyd was then married to Clapton’s best friend, [...]

March 26, 1994

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Today in 1994, ‘Whoomp! (There It Is)’ by Tag Team became the longest-running single on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart, logging its 44th week. Imagine [...]

March 25, 1960

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On this day in 1960, Roy Orbison recorded ‘Only the Lonely’. The song, which is actually titled ‘Only The Lonely (Know the Way I Feel)’, [...]
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