28 July 1979, I Don’t Like Mondays’ gave The Boomtown Rats their second UK No.1 single. Bob Geldof wrote the song after reading a report on the shooting spree of 16-year-old Brenda Ann Spencer, who fired at children playing in a school playground across the street from her home in San Diego, California. She killed […]
Longtime guitar tech has been filling in on tour with Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard: ZZ Top Cancel Tonight’s Show in Wake of Dusty Hill’s Death Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/5941389982600989
NEIL PEART Joins RUSH, This Week In Music History (Video) NEIL PEART Joins RUSH, This Week In Music History; Video Read this article at Classic Rock Magazine!
Joseph “Dusty” Hill, ZZ Top’s bassist for more than 50 years, has died, the group’s longtime rep confirmed. No cause of death was cited. The band’s Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard issued a statement: “We are saddened by the news today that our Compadre, Dusty Hill, has passed away in his sleep at home in Houston, TX. […]
Happy 72nd birthday to Simon Kirke, born 28 July 1949, English drummer with Free, who had the 1971 UK No.2 & US No.4 single ‘All Right Now’ and Bad Company. Their first three albums, Bad Company (1974), Straight Shooter (1975), and Run with the Pack (1976), reached the top five in the album charts in […]
Dee Snider is uncertain about doing in-person events as new variant ramps up: Dee Snider Reveals Surprise COVID Diagnosis: Exclusive Interview Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/5940849435988377
Satanic Planet Debut “Strangers’ Video SATANIC PLANET Feat. Drummer DAVE LOMBARDO Release “Strangers” Music Video Read this article at Classic Rock Magazine!
Mislabeled old work reel inadvertently included music from Curved Air cofounder Francis Monkman: Yes Update Songwriting Credits After Geoff Downes’ Tape Mix-Up Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/5939998439406810
RUSH: Cinema Strangiato – Director’s Cut In Theatres Worldwide For One Night Only This September; Video Trailer RUSH: Cinema Strangiato – Director’s Cut In Theatres Worldwide For One Night Only This September; Video Trailer Read this article at Classic Rock Magazine!
Video here of our new Shaun Ryder book following the binding process we thought you might enjoy! More info: www.thisdayinmsuocbooks.com Read the full article at The Day InMusic!: https://www.facebook.com/19706525166/posts/10165250030555167