Day: July 21, 2021
21 July 1990, Roger Waters’ The Wall took place at the Berlin Wall in Potzdamer Platz, Berlin to commemorate the fall of the Berlin Wall eight months earlier. Over 350,000 people attended and the event was broadcast live throughout the world, Van Morrison, Bryan Adams, Joni Mitchell, The Scorpions, Cyndi Lauper, Sinead O’Connor and others […]
Grand Funk Railroad‘s ‘We’re an American Band’ was issued this month in 1973: How Grand Funk Railroad Got on Track for ‘We’re an American Band’ Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/5904024479670873
How JEFF LYNNE And ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA Created The Happiest Song Of 1978; Professor of Rock Investigates How JEFF LYNNE And ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA Created The Happiest Song Of 1978; Professor Of Rock Investigates (Video) Read this article at Classic Rock Magazine!
21 July 1987, Guns N’ Roses released their debut album on Geffen Records: Appetite For Destruction featured the singles ‘Welcome to the Jungle’, ‘Sweet Child o’ Mine’, and ‘Paradise City’. The album now has worldwide sales in excess of 28 million, 18 million of which are in the US, making it the best-selling debut album […]
Guns N’ Roses’ blockbuster debut was released on this date in 1987: How ‘Appetite for Destruction’ Hijacked the Music Industry Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/5904016966338291
Warkings Debut “Spartacus” Lyric Video WARKINGS Debut Lyric Video For “Spartacus” Feat. THE LOST LORD Read this article at Classic Rock Magazine!
July 21, 1979: Tubeway Army had the #1 album in the UK with their second album, “Replicas.” Led by lead singer Gary Numan, the album featured their #1 single, “Are Friends Electric?” It would be the band’s only album to top the charts; Numan would leave the group soon after to pursue a successful solo […]
July 21, 1972: T. Rex released their seventh album, “The Slider.” It would peak at #4 on the UK album chart and produce two #1 singles, “Metal Guru” and “Telegram Sam”. Read the full article at LOVE IT LOUD! https://www.facebook.com/360029113845/posts/10159750222263846