Day: November 17, 2021
17 Nov 1966, The Beach Boys were at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Good Vibrations.’ As a child, Brian Wilsons mother told him that dogs could pick up “vibrations” from people, so that the dog would bark at “bad vibrations” Wilson turned this into the general idea for the song. https://youtu.be/apBWI6xrbLY The Beach […]
The Darkness‘ new album comes out Friday. Read our review here: The Darkness, ‘Motorheart’: Album Review Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6536074203132561
November 17, 1973: Jim Croce hit #10 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with “I Got a Name”; it was his his third Top Ten hit single in the US. Jim Croce (I Got A Name) Read more at I Love It Loud!
17 Nov 1971, Slade were at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Coz I Luv You’, the group’s first of six No.1’s. The misspelt song titles became a trademark for Slade, causing a great furore among teachers up and down the country. https://youtu.be/rDEVVSzGZdE Slade – Coz I Luv You (1971) HD 0815007 Read the […]
November 17, 1958: Happy Birthday to guitarist East Bay Ray of the Dead Kennedys! Read more at I Love It Loud!
November 17, 1971: The Faces released their third and most successful album, “A Nod Is As Good As A Wink To A Blind Horse.” It would go to #2 on the UK charts and peak #6 in the US. It would also produce their biggest hit single, “Stay With Me”. Read more at I Love […]
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17 Nov 1966, born on this day, American singer, songwriter and guitarist Jeff Buckley, his only studio album was the 1995 Grace. Buckley drowned on 29th May 1997 in Wolf River Harbor on the Mississippi River – during a spontaneous evening swim. Since his death, there have been many posthumous releases of his material including […]