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11 May 1967, The Bee Gees made their Top Of The Pops debut performing ‘New York Mining Disaster’ on the UK TV show. https://youtu.be/S43YhQ_eGTw Bee Gees – New York Mining Disaster 1941 Read the full article at The Day InMusic!: https://www.facebook.com/19706525166/posts/10166159887475167

A Miles Davis fusion classic influenced the spacey sounds on Radiohead‘s ‘OK Computer’ track and its Martian poetry: Radiohead Bring Jazz to Mars on ‘Subterranean Homesick Alien’ Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/7496860817053890

Twisted Sister‘s breakthrough triple-platinum album ‘Stay Hungry’ was issued today in 1984: When Twisted Sister Hit It Big With ‘Stay Hungry’ Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/7487815881291717

Pretenders released ‘Last of the Independents’ today in 1994, at the apex of alternative rock’s popularity: How the Pretenders Roared Back With ‘Last of the Independents’ Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/7487947281278577

11 May 1981, Jamaican singer-songwriter Bob Marley died aged 36. In July 1977, Marley was found to have a type of malignant melanoma under the nail of a toe, Marley’s health deteriorated as the cancer had spread throughout his body. Marley had the 1981 single ‘No Woman No Cry’, plus over ten other UK Top […]

Singer also created 40 original drawings which will be featured throughout the book: Bono’s ‘Surrender’ Memoir Will Highlight 40 U2 Songs Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/7494356570637648

Final four dates of their Freedom tour will be rescheduled: Journey Postpones Tour After Band Member Tests Positive for COVID Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/7494195423987096

We have a new official Jethro Tull book on pre order: Lend Me Your Ears is an oral history of Jethro Tull, mixing hundreds of fan anecdotes with memories from the band, their collaborators, other musicians and celebrity admirers. https://thisdayinmusicbooks.com/product/jethro-tull-lend-me-your-ears/ Special Edition box includes the following bonus items: A pack of Jethro Tull playing cards […]

Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin and Beatles alumni couldn’t even save Paul McCartney‘s album: McCartney’s ‘Give My Regards to Broad Street’ Was Doomed to Fail Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/7493676107372361

10 May 1969, Led Zeppelin made their first appearance on the UK album chart when the band’s debut album charted at No. 6, going on to spend 71 weeks on the UK chart. It entered the US chart the following week at No. 10. Recorded in around 36 hours, the album is now considered one […]


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