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Rock N’ Roll Diary: October 24

Happy birthday to Bill Wyman, ex-bassist for the Rolling Stones. He released the first solo album from a member of the band. What was it called?

10/24/2014

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Rock N’ Roll Diary: October 23

On this day in 1966, the Jimi Hendrix Experience recorded its first single – “Hey Joe”/”Stone Free.” What would be their second single?

10/23/2014

Mountain Performs Live

Rock N’ Roll Diary: October 22

Happy birthday to Leslie West, guitarist of the band Mountain. Where was that band, which played the original Woodstock Festival, from?

10/22/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 03:  Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers perform at the Fonda Theatre on June 3, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Rock N’ Roll Diary: October 21

Happy birthday to Tom Petty! His recent “Hypnotic Eye” album was released this summer; that makes how many studio albums for this veteran rocker, including Traveling Wilburys and Mudcrutch?

10/21/2014

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Rock N’ Roll Diary: October 20

Happy birthday to Tom Petty. His recent “Hypnotic Eye” album was released this summer; that makes how many studio albums for this veteran rocker, including Traveling Wilburys and Mudcrutch?

10/20/2014

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Rock N’ Roll Diary: October 19

On this day in 1966, Jeff Beck left the Yardbirds to form his own Jeff Beck Group. Under that name, how many albums did his band release?

10/19/2014

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Rock N’ Roll Diary: October 18

Led Zeppelin played London’s Marquee Club on this day in 1968; only its second show in England. Where was their first?

10/18/2014

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Rock N’ Roll Diary: October 17

The film, “The Colour of Money” opened in theaters on this day in 1986. Eric Clapton’s “It’s in the Way You Use It” was in the soundtrack and became a hit. E.C. later put the song on which of his albums?

10/17/2014

Chuck Berry performs during a concert celebration for his 60th birthday at the Fox Theatre in St. Louis, Mo., Oct. 17, 1986.  The concert is being filmed for a motion picture documentary titled "Chuck Berry Hail! Hail! Rock 'n' Roll."  (AP Photo/James A. Finley)

Watch Eric Clapton, Keith Richards and Others Perform at Chuck Berry’s 60th Birthday Concert in 1986

Rock & roll wouldn’t be what it is today without Chuck Berry. Everyone knew that as far back as 1986, when a group of big-name rock stars performed with him for his 60th birthday. Watch some classic clips from “Hail! Hail! Rock ‘n’ Roll”.

10/16/2014

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Rock N’ Roll Diary: October 16

Happy birthday to Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead. Outside of the Dead, Bob has had one solo song hit the Top 100 Singles chart in America. Which one is it?

10/16/2014

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