Rock N’ Roll Diary: June 22
Carter Alan / WZLX.com June 22, 2013 12:01 AM
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In 2002 the Edge of U2 married his girlfriend Morleigh Steinberg. She used to act onstage with the band during what song?
Answer: Mysterious Ways
Here’s the rest of the Rock N’ Roll Diary for today:
- Happy birthday to singer/guitarist & producer Todd Rundgren!
- 1968: The Jeff Beck Group made its U.S. debut at the Fillmore East in New York with Rod Stewart on vocals.
- 1975: Eric Clapton joined the Rolling Stones on stage during a show at Madison Square Garden and jammed on “Sympathy for the Devil”.
- 1990: Billy Joel became the first rock artist to perform at Yankee Stadium.
- 1992: In an odd pairing onstage, Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour joined Tom Jones at a concert at the Town & Country Nightclub in London.
Checking the WZLX ticket stash…
- 1970: The Band played Harvard Stadium.
- 1979: Bad Company was at the Boston Garden.
- 1992: Ringo Starr and his All-Star Band, including birthday boy Todd Rundgren, Nils Lofgren, Dave Edmunds, Joe Walsh, and son Zack Starkey played Great Woods.
- 2003: The surviving members of the Grateful Dead, calling themselves simply “The Dead,” played the Tweeter Center with Steve Winwood.