Day: October 17, 2021

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17 Oct 1973, The Rolling Stones performed two shows at Foret Nationale, Brussels, Belgium, as part of a tour of the UK and Europe. Saxophonist Bobby Keys didn’t show up for the concert, which resulted in him being banned by Mick Jagger from future Rolling Stones tours until 1989, with occasional exceptions. According to legend […]

JUDAS PRIEST’s ROB HALFORD Shares Hospital Photos Taken During Cancer Battle JUDAS PRIEST’s ROB HALFORD Shares Hospital Photos Taken During Cancer Battle Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/4960572790628011

October 17, 1980: Dire Straits released their third album, “Making Movies.” It went on to reach number #19 on the Billboard 200 album chart and sell one million copies in the US alone. It peaked at #4 on the UK charts. Read more at I Love It Loud!

Mick Jagger and Keith Richards had been friends as kids, but a chance meeting on Oct. 17, 1961 would set them on the road to stardom: The Day Mick Jagger and Keith Richards Met Again Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6361938843879432

October 17, 1979: Following up their massively successful “Rumours” album, Fleetwood Mac released the double LP, “Tusk”. It was a different sounding Fleetwood Mac album; it had a more experimental set of songs, took over a year to record and cost $1 million to produce. “Tusk” peaked at #4 in the US and achieved sales […]

17 Oct 1987, The Bee Gees became the only group to have a UK No.1 single in each of the three decades, (60s, 70s & 80s), when ‘You Win Again’ went to No.1 on the UK singles chart. The brothers fifth and last No.1. https://youtu.be/xviuC-0FwQ0 Bee Gees – You Win Again Read the full article […]

October 17, 1980: Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band released their fifth album, “The River.” It was Springsteen’s only double album and was produced by Jon Landau, Springsteen, and his bandmate, Little Steven Van Zandt. The album was Springsteen’s first to go #1 on the Billboard 200, where it spent four weeks at the […]

October 17, 1969: The hardest working band in show business? Having been together for only a year, Led Zeppelin kicked off their third American tour in New York City. By 1970, the band would complete four US and four UK tours and also release their first two albums, both of which charted in the American […]

SHAUN RYDER’S BOOK OF MUMBO JUMBO!!!!! A brilliant new book full of stories about Shaun by fans, friends and other musicians and Shaun himself. Limited special edition box set: 7 inch single, signed photo, Mumbo Jumbo wrist band & rolling papers!! https://thisdayinmusicbooks.com/product/shaun-ryders-book-of-mumbo-jumbo/ Read the full article at The Day InMusic!: https://www.facebook.com/19706525166/posts/10165510780775167

Watch KORN Play First Show With Stand-In Drummer ARIC IMPROTA Watch KORN Play First Show With Stand-In Drummer ARIC IMPROTA Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/4959355247416432


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