Sunday, May 26, 2019

May 26


Remembering the incomparable Miles Davis, born this day in 1926


Today in 1969, John and Yoko began an eight-day 'bed in' at Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth hotel in Montreal, Canada


The late Levon Helm (The Band) was born on this day in 1943


Stevie Nicks is 71 today


Lenny Kravitz was born on this day in 1964


Today in 1968, blues artist Little Willie John died in prison after being convicted of manslaughter


Lisa Marie Presley and Michael Jackson were wed on this day in 1994 a secret ceremony in the Dominican Republic


Saturday, May 25, 2019

May 25


Alex Miller, known professionally as Sonny Boy Williamson died in his sleep on this day in 1965


Songwriter, pianist and arranger Hal David, was born on this day in 1921


Lauryn Hill (The Fugees) turns 44 today


On this day in 1994, jazz guitarist Eric Gale died of lung cancer at age 55


Buddy Holly’s manager Norman Petty was born on this day in 1927


Friday, May 24, 2019

May 24


Bob Dylan celebrates his 78th birthday today


On this day in 1974, Duke Ellington, died of lung cancer and pneumonia at age 75


Today in 1963, Elmore James died of a heart attack at age 45


Guitarist Waddy Wachtel was born today in 1947


On this day in 1991, Gene Clark, a founding member of The Byrds died of a heart attack at age 49.


Rich Robinson (The Black Crowes) was born on this day in 1969


Thursday, May 23, 2019

May 23


The inventor of the Moog synthesizer, Dr. Robert Moog, was born on this date in 1934


Danny Klein (The J. Geils Band) is 73 today


Rick Fenn (10cc) turns 66 today


Jewel turns 45 today


The Rock opera 'Tommy' was released on this day in 1969


Wednesday, May 22, 2019

May 22


Composer Richard Wagner was born on this date in 1813


Bernie Taupin was born on this day in 1950


Today in 2010, Alanis Morissette married rapper Souleye


Steven Patrick Morrissey of The Smiths was born on this day in 1959


Jesse Valenzuela (Gin Blossoms) was born today in 1962