Wednesday, May 31, 2017

May 31

Remembering John “Bonzo” Bonham, born on this day in 1948

Today in 1961, Jimi Hendrix enlists in the Army for 3 years 
and is stationed at Fort Campbell, Kentucky

Peter Yarrow (Peter Paul and Mary) was born on this date in 1938

Today in 1985, The Parents Music Resource Center (PMRC), sends its first letter to the RIAA requesting a ratings system for albums and concerts

Darryl McDaniels of Run D.M.C. was born on this day in 1964

Clint Eastwood is 87 today

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

May 30

On this day in 1980, Carl Radle (Derek and the Dominoes) died of kidney failure at age 38

“The King of Swing” Benny Goodman was born today in 1909

Famed British record producer Mickie Most passed away on this day 
in 2003 from peritoneal mesothelioma

Nicky 'Topper' Headon (The Clash) celebrates his 62nd  birthday today

Tom Morello (Rage Against The Machine) was born on this day in 1964

Bass guitarist for The Jerry Garcia Band and Old and in the Way, 
John Kahn died of a heart attack on this day in 1996

Born on this day in 1974, Cee-Lo Green (Gnarls Barkley)

Carl Dean and Dolly Parton were married 51 years ago today. Happy Anniversary!

Wynonna Judd was born on this day in 1964

Monday, May 29, 2017

May 29

On this day in 1997, Jeff Buckley disappeared and drowned 
after talking a swim in the Mississippi River

John Cipollina (Quicksilver Messenger Service) died on this day 
in 1989 from Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency

Noel Gallagher (Oasis) was born on this day in 1967

La Toya Jackson is 61 today

Gary Brooker (Procol Harum) was born on this day in 1945

Melissa Etheridge was born today in 1961