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https://www.udiscovermusic.com/music-quizzes/the-udiscover-rock-n-roll-quiz/ The uDiscover Rock’n’Roll Music Quiz | uDiscover Are you a fan of Rock’n’Roll? Do you know your Berry’s from your Holly’s? Test yourself with the uDiscover Rock’n’Roll music quiz – it’s hard but fun! Read it here

Badfinger released their debut LP “Magic Christian Music” on Feb. 16, 1970. Three tracks from the LP are featured in the film “The Magic Christian” which also gives the album its title. However, “Magic Christian Music” is not an official soundtrack album for the film. The film soundtrack for “The Magic Christian” featured three new […]

The music world changed 54 years ago today. It was a very good change. It was a very important day for so, so many…. Feb. 9, 1964. The Beatles first appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show. How many of you were sitting / laying on the floor in front of the family TV to watch […]

8th February 2013, A report on the the rise of digital music showed that one in five consumers (19.6%) bought all their music as downloads. Do you use downloads? Still buy vinyl? Or CD’s? How do you listen to music? Read it here

https://www.udiscovermusic.com/music-quizzes/bob-marley-quiz/ So You Think You Know Bob Marley? Music Quiz | uDiscover Music How well do you know Bob Marley? Test your knowledge with this uDiscover quiz and challenge your friends to see who the Marley expert is! Read it here

It was 35 years ago today that the music world lost Karen Carpenter. She and her brother, Richard, formed the 1970s duo The Carpenters. Although her skills as a drummer earned admiration from drumming luminaries and peers, she is best known for her vocal performances. Even though The Carpenters sold millions of records, she still […]

3rd February 1959, 22 year old Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritchie Valens, aged 17, died in a crash shortly after take-off from Clear Lake, Iowa, the pilot of the single-engined Beechcraft Bonanza plane was also killed. Holly hired the plane after heating problems developed on his tour bus. All three were travelling to […]

On Feb. 2, 1959, the music was alive and well. The Winter Dance Party tour made a stop at the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa. The tour bus everyone was traveling on for the tour had very little heat and some of the performers were getting sick. After the show was over, 3 of […]

There were many times Ed Sullivan (the TV host from the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s) didn’t want artists to perform the songs that they wanted to do, or at least change the lyrics. (Think Buddy Holly, Bo Diddley and The Doors). When Ed made that decision, he sent in Robert Arthur to re-write the lyrics […]

22nd Jan 1959, Alone with an acoustic guitar and tape recorder in his New York City apartment Buddy Holly made his last recordings, including ‘Peggy Sue Got Married’, ‘Crying, Waiting, Hoping’, ‘That’s What They Say’, ‘What To Do’, ‘Learning The Game’ and ‘That Makes It Tough’. The recordings would be overdubbed posthumously and were later […]


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