Happy birthday to Carlos Santana! Before he moved to san Francisco, where did the famed guitar player grow up?
Happy birthday to Brian May of Queen. The guitarist formed a band with Roger Taylor which immediately preceded Queen – was that group’s name?
There’s no better judge of U2 concerts than Carter Alan. He’s seen them all, and now he got to witness the “Innocence + Experience” tour in Boston. Here’s his review of their performance, plus photos from the tour.
Abbey Road Studios opened for public tours in 1983 on this day. The Beatles recorded most of their music at that famed location. What was the first album the band recorded there?
Jeff Beck quit his reunion tour with Rod Stewart after only three shows on this night in 1985. Stewart originally sang with Jeff Beck in what band?
Happy birthday to Stewart Copeland of the Police! What was his solo alter-ego which released a few singles on green vinyl back in the day? ANSWER: Klark Kent What else happened on this day in […]
Creedence Clearwater Revival released its first album on this day in 1968 after achieving local fame in the Bay Area, especially as a result of local airplay of what song?
U2 were set to play a secret show at the Burren in Somerville…except they weren’t, at all. But the mere rumor was enough to pack the bar with eager U2 fans, who tweeted their anticipation – and disappointment.
On this day in 1987, Steve Miller received his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The star is not actually on Hollywood Boulevard, but on what street?
The iconic Live Aid benefit concerts took place 30 years ago today, bringing 2 billion people together to stop the 1985 famine in Africa. Here are some of the concert’s most unforgettable performances, including Queen, U2, Paul McCartney, and a reunited Led Zeppelin.