It’s Jerry Garcia’s birthday. How old was the Grateful Dead guitarist when he passed in 1995
In 1971, the Rolling Stones “Gimme Shelter” movie premiered in London. The film was a chronicle of the band’s 1969 American tour, in which they were criticized for their exorbitant ticket prices. How much was the top ticket?
Bob Dylan got into a motorcycle accident on this day in 1966, knocking him out of the limelight for two years. But it wasn’t as serious as everyone believed – turns out he pulled a fast one on you.
Happy birthday to Geddy Lee of Rush. Last year he had a cameo in what popular CBS-TV comedy?
Aerosmith performed in Cleveland for the World Series of Rock festival on this day 35 years ago. Check out some rare video footage from the festival.
The Allman Brothers Band, the Grateful Dead, and The Band played the Summer Jam at Watkins Glen on this day in 1973. The festival drew over 600,000 fans, which at the time set the record for “largest audience at a pop festival”.
It’s the birthday of the late Richard Wright of Pink Floyd. The keyboardist also sang some lead vocals. Which two songs did sing on “Dark Side of the Moon?”
Lynyrd Skynyrd bassist Leon Wilkeson died in his sleep in 2001. Although he grew up in Jacksonville, where he connected with the other members of the band, he was born in New England. Where?
Happy birthday Mick Jagger. Does he have any siblings?