Today in 1979, The Rose, starring Bette Midler premiered in LA.
It opened in wide release on November 9th
John Prine is 71 today
David Lee Roth is celebrating his 63rd birthday today
Midge Ure (Ultravox) is 64 today
Today in 1902, Orville Gibson founded the Gibson Mandolin-Guitar Mfg. Co, Ltd.
Jazz great Thelonious Monk was born on this day in 1917
Remembering Solomon Burke who passed away on this day in 2010
Today in 1963, French cabaret singer Edith Piaf died of liver cancer
On this day in 1969, the first Prog Rock album (King Crimson’s
‘In the Court of the Crimson King) was released
Today in 1975, Deep Purple released ‘Come Taste the Band’,
the only studio album to feature Tommy Bolin on guitar