On this day in 1991, Aerosmith appeared on “The Simpsons.” In the episode, “Flaming Moes,” Moe steals a drink recipe from Homer. What was the secret ingredient of the drink that made Moe rich?
Answer: Cough syrup
Here’s the rest of today’s Rock N’ Roll Diary!
- 1967: The Who release Sell Out, featuring the classic hit “I Can See For Miles.”
- 1975: Elton John receives his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The day is declared “Elton John Day” in Los Angeles.
- 1988: Pink Floyd releases double-live album The Delicate Sound of Thunder, a chronicle of the band’s first tour without Roger Waters.
- 1990: Mick Jagger marries Jerry Hall in Bali with a Hindu priest.
And from the WZLX ticket stash…The J. Geils Band played the Boston Tea Party in 1968, The Grateful Dead performed at Boston University in 1970, and Cheap Trick rocked the Paradise in 1977.