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This Day in Rock History: August 30th

Time to take a look back into this day in rock history: August 30 1969Call it “Woodstock UK”. 150,000 show up for the second Isle of Wight Festival. Tickets are…

This Day in Rock History: August 29th

Time to take a look back into this day in rock history: August 29 1966 The Beatles play in front of 25,000 fans at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park. It is…

This Day in Rock History: August 28th

Time to take a look back into this day in rock history: August 28 1965 It’s about what? The Beach Boys’ “California Girls” hits #3 on the US charts. It’s…

This Day in Rock History: August 27th

Time to take a look back into this day in rock history: August 27 1965The meeting of the minds. The Beatles meet Elvis Presley at his Los Angeles mansion. So…

This Day in Rock History: August 26th

Time to take a look back into this day in rock history: August 26 1970 Duane Allman joins up with Eric Clapton in a Florida studio for the Derek and…

This Day in Rock History: August 25th

Time to take a look back into this day in rock history: August 25 1967He’s back! After a two-year hiatus Brian Wilson takes the stage with the Beach Boys in…

This Day in Rock History: August 24

Time to take a look back into this day in rock history: August 24 1967 The Doors performed at Cleveland’s Public Auditorium. A riot breaks out in front of a…

This Day in Rock History: August 23rd

Time to take a look back into this day in rock history: August 23 1967 A birthday party to remember and some refuse to forget! Celebrating his 21st birthday as…

This Day in Rock History: August 22nd

Time to take a look back into this day in rock history: August 22 1956 Colonel Tom Parker moves quickly. Just three days after signing on as Elvis Presley’s manager,…

This Day in Rock History: August 21st

Time to take a look back into this day in rock history: August 21 1961 Okay, let’s take a break. Patsy Cline starts work recording her version of Willie Nelson’s…