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June 20, 1942

June 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

On this day in 1942, Brian Douglas Wilson of The Beach Boys was born to Audree Neva and Murry Wilson at Centinela Hospital in Inglewood, California. He is the eldest of three [...]

June 19, 2004

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On this day in 2004, David Bowie had a lollipop thrown at him on stage by an audience member while he was in the middle of performing in Oslo, Norway. The lollipop wedged [...]

Partner knows…

June 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

Every once in a while, a song comes along that takes you way back. For me, that song is Partner’s latest, “Everybody Knows.” And that place is college, specifically the [...]

June 8, 1962

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On this day in 1962, Skeeter Davis entered RCA Studios in Nashville and recorded Arthur Kent and Sylvia Dee’s ‘The End Of The World’ with Chet Atkins as [...]

June 7, 2009

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On this day in 2009, Bret Michaels (of Poison) performed at the Tony Awards, and after the song was over, Michaels had a run-in with the set – and the set won. He cut [...]

June 6, 1966

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On this day in 1966, Roy Orbison’s wife Claudette died instantly when her motorcycle was hit by a truck. She and Roy had remarried two months earlier after reconciling [...]

June 5, 1968

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On this day in 1968, Senator Robert Kennedy was shot three times while exiting through a kitchen at The Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles, where he had just delivered a speech [...]

June 3, 1970

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  On this day in 1970, The Kinks lead singer Ray Davies flew all the way from his home in London to New York, so he could re-record a single line from the band’s [...]
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