Wednesday, October 23, 2019

October 23


The King of late night, Johnny Carson was born on this day in 1925


Today in 1963, Bob Dylan recorded 'The Times They Are A-Changin' at Columbia Recording Studios in New York


"Weird Al" Yankovic, born Alfred Matthew Yankovic was born today in 1959


Today in 1950, Al Jolson died


On this day in 1978, Mother Maybelle Carter passed away


Today in 1978, Neil Young's Zuma Beach, California home burns to the ground in a brush fire


Today in 2010, Katy Perry and Russell Brand got married in Rajasthan, India


Tuesday, October 22, 2019

October 22


Today in 1990, the band Mookie Blaylock, which would soon be known as Pearl Jam, makes their stage debut


Today in 1966, The Supremes became the first female group to have a No.1 album on the US charts


Leslie West (Mountain) was born on this day in 1945


Annette Funicello was born on this day in 1942


Zac Hanson (Hanson) is celebrating birthday number 34 today


Bob Seger released ‘Night Moves’ on this day in 1976


Monday, October 21, 2019

October 21


On this day in 1995, Shannon Hoon of Blind Melon died of a drug overdose at age 28


Jazz great Dizzy Gillespie was born on this date in 1917


Today in 1995, Green Day singer Billie Joe Armstrong was busted after mooning at the audience during a gig in Milwaukee


Manfred Mann is 79 today


Steve Cropper is 78 today


Elvin Bishop was born on this day in 1942


Remembering the birthday of Brent Mydland, today in 1952


Meatloaf’s “Bat out of Hell” was released today in 1977


Sunday, October 20, 2019

October 20


Today in 1977, 3 members of Lynyrd Skynyrd, including Ronnie Van Zant were killed in a plane crash in Gillsburg, MS


Jelly Roll Morton was born on this day in 1890


The late great Tom Petty was born today in 1950


Jim Sonefild (Hootie & The Blowfish) is 55 today


Snoop Doggy Dogg is 48 today


U2’s “Boy” was released today in 1980


Saturday, October 19, 2019

October 19


On this day in 2012, Justin Timberlake married Jessica Biel at a super-secret ceremony in Italy


Today in 1995, jazz trumpeter Don Cherry died of liver failure aged 58


Today in 1997, Glen Buxton (Alice Cooper) died from pneumonia at age 49


Peter Tosh was born on this day in 1944


“Burnin” by Bob Marley and the Wailers was released today in 1973