The James Gang played the Boston Tea Party for the first of three shows on this night in 1970. At this point, how many members were in the band?
Here’s the rest of today’s Rock N’ Roll Diary!
- 1977: Styx released “Come Sail Away” as a single. The song had a very slow rise in popularity: it took nearly four months for it to reach the charts. It finally peaked at #8 in January 1978.
- 1989: Saturday Night Live’s 15th anniversary show closed with a guest appearance by Paul Simon.
- 1994: Eric Clapton performed on Saturday Night Live’s season premier.