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