Rock N' Roll Diary
Cream released its “Goodbye” album on this day in 1969; the group had already broken up by that point. However, there was a song that became a hit for the band on that album – which one?
Remembering the cover and the story that commemorated John Lennon one month after his death.
Happy birthday to Steve Adler, once a drummer for Guns and Roses. What was the band’s first major-label single?
The Cars album “Shake it up” was certified Platinum on this day in 1982. It followed the more experimental and not as successful third album, which was entitled what?
Happy birthday to Paul Stanley of KISS! When in full makeup, what was his character in Kiss named?
In 1994 the Rock and Roll Hall of fame inducted John Lennon as a solo artist. Who did the honors of inducting him?
In 1980, Capricorn Records, the home for many southern rock bands, filed for bankruptcy. What had been the first album released on that label?
In 1990, the Rock and Roll Hall of fame inducted The Who and the Kinks. What celebrities inducted the pair of legendary English bands?
Paul McCartney was busted on this day in 1980 at Tokyo Airport for possession of marijuana. How much pot for his personal use did he have in his luggage?
Ronnie van Zandt, lead singer of Lynyrd Skynyrd, was born on this day. When he died in the plane crash, how old was he?