Day: October 2, 2021
@Neil Young – Reprise Records made an unexpected comeback with ‘Freedom’ today in 1989: How Neil Young Fashioned an Unlikely Comeback on ‘Freedom’ Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6284400981633219
Learn how The Who legend nearly got himself stabbed by Mick Jagger. Keith Moon Once Broke Into Mick Jagger’s Hotel Dressed As Batman Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6288750197864964
2 Oct 2017, American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, record producer Tom Petty was found unconscious at his home, not breathing and in cardiac arrest and was taken to the UCLA Medical Center in Santa Monica, California, where he died at 8:40 pm. The Los Angeles County Medical Examiner later announced that Petty had died accidentally from mixed […]
Learn the stories behind every song on GNR’s massive ‘Use Your Illusion’ albums. Guns N’ Roses ‘Use Your Illusion’: The Stories Behind Every Song Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6288817857858198
Pink Floyd released their final album with early producer Norman Smith on this date in 1970: How Pink Floyd Turned a Corner With ‘Atom Heart Mother’ Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6284292614977389
October 2, 1981: Singer Terry Hall, guitarist Lynval Golding, and vocalist Neville Staples left The Specials to form Fun Boy Three. Over the two year span of their existence, they would produce two albums and six Top 20 hits in the UK. Read more at I Love It Loud!