Day: February 21, 2021
The latest attempt to raise money for road crew is #ILoveLive, backed by artists. It launched a prize draw last week where fans can buy tickets to win memorabilia including items from Simple Minds, Lindsey Buckingham, Queen, Dave Grohl, Mark Knopfler, Radiohead and more. https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/i-love-live Crowdfunder.co.uk | #ILoveLive Read the full article at The Day […]
When Elvis Costello looked across the Atlantic to help inspire his 10th LP, he wound up anticipating a roots rock revolution. How Elvis Costello Reinvented Himself on ‘King of America’ Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/5169468459793149
21 Feb 1972, Led Zeppelin released ‘Rock And Roll / Four Sticks’ as a 7 inch single in the US, peaking at No.47 on the chart. The song was written as a spontaneous jam session, whilst the band were trying to finish ‘Four Sticks’. Drummer John Bonham played the introduction to Little Richard’s ‘You Keep […]
After dissolving the E Street Band in 1989, Bruce Springsteen briefly got the group back together on Feb. 21, 1995: Revisiting Bruce Springsteen’s Mid-’90s E Street Band Reunion Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/5160960443977284
THE MERCURY RIOTS Stream Debut Single “Save Me A Drink” THE MERCURY RIOTS Stream Debut Single “Save Me A Drink” Read this article at Classic Rock Magazine!
21 Feb 1968, Otis Redding had his first entry on the UK singles chart when ‘(Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay’ entered the chart, it went on to be a No.3 hit. The song became the first posthumous single to top the charts in the US. https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/stairway-to-heaven/otis-redding/ Otis Redding | This Day In Music […]