Rock N' Roll Diary
2 played the Boston Garden on its “Joshua Tree Tour.” Who warmed up the show?
Happy birthday to Kenny Jones, drummer of the Faces and also the Who. He formed a band with Bad Company singer Paul Rodgers which released one album in 1991. What was the name of the band?
In 2008 Pink Floyd keyboardist Richard Wright died from cancer. In November 1978, he had released his first solo album. What was it called?
The Rolling Stones, disguised as Blue Monday & the Cockroaches played a tour warm-up concert at the 350-person capacity Sir morgan’s cove club in Worcester. 11 days later the band played its first official tour date at a mammoth venue – which one?
In 1985 AC/DC played the Boston Garden on the heels of one of its most commercially and critically disappointing albums. What was its name?
It’s Tommy Shaw’s birthday. The guitarist of Styx joined the band back in 1975, leaving what other Chicago group?
Happy birthday to Joe Perry! Back on his 50th birthday, what musician returned a classic Les Paul guitar that Joe had sold years earlier when he had hit hard times?
Led Zeppelin played the Boston Garden on this night in 1970. They mixed their latest album before the summer tour began and released it in October. Which one?
Happy birthday to the late Freddie Mercury, who died in Nov. 1991. What was the last Queen album released before his death?
Black Sabbath was at the Cape Cod Coliseum on this night in 1978. Who was singing lead vocals for the band at that point?