Rock N' Roll Diary

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Rock N’ Roll Diary: September 30

Eric Clapton played the Boston Garden on this night in 1974. He played with a second guitarist on that tour to promote the album “461 Ocean Boulevard;” what was his name?


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Rock N’ Roll Diary: September 29



Rock N’ Roll Diary: September 28

The Rolling Stones appeared on the television show “Don Kirschner’s Rock Concert” to promote their new album “Goats Head Soup” in 1973. Along with Keith Richards, who was the other half of the guitar team?


Van Halen Dress Rehearsal At The Forum

Rock N’ Roll Diary: September 27

In 2007 Van Halen began its reunion tour with David Lee Roth. When had the band toured previously?


The Beatles - "Abbey Road" (Courtesy Apple Records)

Rock N’ Roll Diary: September 26

The Beatles released their “Abbey Road” album in England on this day in 1969. It went to #1 across the pond and remained there for how many weeks?


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Rock N’ Roll Diary: September 25

Bruce Springsteen played the Garden in 1978 after the June release of his fourth album “Darkness on the Edge of Town.” The album’s arrival was delayed two years due to a legal fight with whom?


American rock guitarist Jimi Hendrix performing with The Jimi Hendrix Experience at the Monterey Pop Festival, California, USA, June 18, 1967. (Bruce Fleming/AP Images)

Rock N’ Roll Diary: September 18

On this day in 1970, Jimi Hendrix passed away at his girlfriend’s apartment in London. What was her name?


Members of the Irish rock group U2 pose Wednesday, November 22, 1989 for photographers prior to a press conference held at the Irish Ambassador's residence in Tokyo. The group is on a concert tour through Japan. They are, from left: Larry, Bono, Adam and Edge. (AP Photo / Sadayuki Mikami).

Rock N’ Roll Diary: September 17

2 played the Boston Garden on its “Joshua Tree Tour.” Who warmed up the show?


CLEVELAND, OH - APRIL 14:  Inductee Kenney Jones of the Faces performs onstage during the 27th Annual Rock And Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at Public Hall on April 14, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Rock N’ Roll Diary: September 16

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?


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Rock N’ Roll Diary: September 15

In 2008 Pink Floyd keyboardist Richard Wright died from cancer. In November 1978, he had released his first solo album. What was it called?




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