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April 12, 1968

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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

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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

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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 [...]

March 31, 1958

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On this day in 1958, Chuck Berry released the single, ‘Johnny B. Goode’. Written by Berry in 1955, it is somewhat of an autobiographical song. Berry was first [...]

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 29, 1973

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On this day in 1973, Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show graced the cover of Rolling Stone magazine. They landed the cover just three months after their hit song ‘The [...]

March 28, 1973

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On this day in 1973, Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon hit No. 1 on the U.S. Billboard 200. This was the band’s first No. 1 on U.S. charts, their prior albums [...]

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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