Friday, October 31, 2014

October 31

Today in 1995, James Brown was arrested in Aiken, SC for assaulting his 47 year old wife, Adrienne

Today in 2005, the white suit worn by John Lennon on the cover of Abbey Road 
sold for $118K at an auction in Las Vegas

Today in 1964, Ray Charles is arrested with heroin and marijuana at Logan airport in Boston

Larry Mullen Jr. (U2) was born on this day in 1961

Vanilla Ice is 47 today

Today in 1970, Michelle Phillips (The Mamas & The Papas) married 
Dennis Hopper; the marriage is annulled 7 days later

Thursday, October 30, 2014

October 30

Eddie Holland who, along with his brother Brian and Lamont Dozier, wrote Motown’s biggest hits, was born today in 1939

Grace Slick is 75 today

Timothy B Schmit was born today in 1947

Gavin Rossdale (Bush) is celebrating a birthday today. He is 49

“Buffalo Springfield Again” was released on this date in 1967

“All That You Can't Leave Behind” by U2 was released today in 2000

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

October 29

Today in 1971, Duane Allman was killed 
when he lost control of his motorcycle on a Macon, Georgia street

On this day in 1991, Memphis City Council named interstate 55 through Jackson, 
The B.B. King Freeway

Denny Laine (The Moody Blues, Wings) was born today 70 years ago

Peter Green (Fleetwood Mac) was born today in 1946 

“The Heart of Saturday Night” by Tom Waits was released today in 1974