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May 15, 1975

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On this day in 1975, Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks played their first show with Mick Fleetwood, John McVie and Christine McVie, in El Paso, Texas. Lindsey and Stevie [...]

May 13, 1966

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On this day in 1966, The Kinks recorded ‘Sunny Afternoon’. Produced by Shel Talmy and written by famed songwriter Ray Davies, the tune comments on the high levels [...]

May 12, 1968

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On this day in 1968, Brian Jones played his final live performance with The Rolling Stones. They appeared at Empire Pool in Wembley, England, at the New Musical Express Poll [...]

May 10, 1991

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On this day in 1991, Madonna’s documentary film, Madonna: Truth or Dare premiered in Los Angeles. During the summer of 1990, director Alek Keshishian started filming [...]

May 9, 1949

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On this day in 1949, William “Billy” Martin Joel was born in the Bronx, New York, and raised in Hicksville, New York, in a Levitt home by his immigrant parents [...]

May 8, 1990

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On this day in 1990, Tom Waits won $2.5 million in a lawsuit against Frito-Lay. In an unusual case of voice theft, a Los Angeles court ruled that Frito-Lay unlawfully used a [...]

May 7, 1996

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On this day in 1996, Pantera released their eighth studio album, The Great Southern Trendkill. Written and recorded during a time when Pantera was having problems (singer [...]

May 6, 1965

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On this day in 1965, Keith Richards was amusing himself with his guitar and his new Gibson “fuzz box” amplifier in a hotel room in Clearwater, Florida, and [...]

May 4, 1959

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On this day in 1959, the first ever GRAMMY Awards were held. The awards would recognize and reward the musical accomplishments of performers during the year of 1958. Henry [...]

May 2, 1972

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On this day in 1972, Leslie “Les” Cameron Harvey, guitarist and founding member of Stone the Crow, was electrocuted on stage in Swansea, Wales. Harvey apparently [...]
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