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November 18, 1972

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On this day in 1972, guitarist for the group Crazy Horse, Danny Whitten died from a lethal combination of Valium and alcohol which he was taking to try overcome a heroin [...]

October 18, 1989

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On this day in 1989, in the middle of a gig opening for The Rolling Stones in LA, Axl Rose of Guns N’ Roses made this announcement on stage: “Unless certain [...]

March 9, 1990

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On this day in 1990, Mother Love Bone played their last show at The Central in Seattle. Lead singer Andrew Wood died of a heroin overdose 10 days later. Jeff Ament and Stone [...]

July 12, 1996

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On this day in 1996, Jonathan Melvoin was found dead of a heroin overdose in his New York City hotel room. Although Melvoin grew up playing the drums in many punk bands [...]
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