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March 2, 1983

March 2, 2018 // 0 Comments

On this day in 1983, the first CD players were released in America (and worldwide), along with 16 albums on CD. The compact disc (CD) was developed together by the Dutch [...]

March 1, 1968

March 1, 2018 // 0 Comments

Today in 1968, Johnny Cash and June Carter were married in Franklin, Ky. Cash proposed to Carter in 1968 during a live performance in London, [...]

February 28, 1977

February 28, 2018 // 0 Comments

On this day in 1977,  an audience member attacked Ray Charles onstage. For years, the rumour circulating was that the man had tried to strangle Charles with a rope. The [...]

High Sunday plays THIS or THAT

February 27, 2018 // 0 Comments

  Get more from High Sunday on Facebook. And you might as well read our vintage interview with the band.   * In case you’re wondering, this interview was [...]

February 27, 1971

February 27, 2018 // 0 Comments

Today in 1971, Janis Joplin’s Pearl started a nine-week run at No. 1 on the U.S. album chart – five months after her [...]

Mad Ones play THIS or THAT

January 31, 2018 // 0 Comments

  Get more Mad Ones online and on Facebook. And while you’re at it, read our way-old interview with the band here. * In case you’re wondering, this interview was [...]

January 31, 1984

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Today in 1984, Queen’s ‘Radio Ga Ga’ entered the U.K. singles charts at No. 4. The song was released after the band’s long hiatus from recording and [...]

January 30, 1969

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Today in 1969, The Beatles played a lunch-time gig on top of the Apple Building in London. It would be their last show. The performance lasted just longer than 40 minutes, [...]

January 29, 2009

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Today in 2009, former American Idol winner, Kelly Clarkson made the largest ever leap to No. 1 in the history of the U.S. singles chart. Her single, ‘My Life Would Suck [...]

January 28, 1968

January 28, 2018 // 0 Comments

Today in 1968, Jim Morrison of The Doors was arrested in Las Vegas. He was charged with public drunkenness, vagrancy, and failure to possess sufficient identification. [...]
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