Classic Rock

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21 Oct 1958, Buddy Holly’s last recording session took place at Pythian Temple Studios, New York City. The songs recorded included ‘Raining In My Heart’, ‘Moondreams’ and ‘It Doesn’t Matter Anymore’ which became a No.1 hit. https://youtu.be/lLeZof1wGps “Raining in My Heart” Buddy Holly Read the full article at The Day InMusic!: https://www.facebook.com/19706525166/posts/10165524259620167

21st Oct 1965, Wanting to improve on a previous recording session The Beatles started from scratch on a new song called ‘Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)’, finishing recordings in three takes. They also begin working on another new John Lennon song ‘Nowhere Man.’ https://youtu.be/hRZqlsYg9SY The Beatles – Norwegian Wood / Demo (1965) Read the […]

Some of the biggest names in music history – along with a few surprises – have been repeat Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees: 26 Rock Stars Inducted Into the Hall of Fame More Than Once Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6385300321543284

The Police played their first-ever concert in America on this date in 1978 at New York City’s famous CBGB: When the Police Played Their First U.S. Show Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6384604468279536

John Lennon released his last ’70s-era hurrah as a solo recording artist on this date in 1975: How John Lennon Filled a Void With ‘Shaved Fish’ Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6384624741610842

20 Oct 1977, Ronnie Van Zant, Steve Gaines and Cassie Gaines from Lynyrd Skynyrd were all killed along with manager Dean Kilpatrick when their rented plane ran out of fuel and crashed into a densely wooded thicket in the middle of a swamp in Gillsburg, Mississippi. The crash seriously injured the rest of the band […]

Led Zeppelin‘s ‘The Song Remains the Same’ concert film premiered 45 years ago today: The Day Led Zeppelin Became Movie Stars Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6384594974947152

Elton John‘s new album is out Friday. Read our review: Elton John, ‘The Lockdown Sessions’: Album Review Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6384803661592950

20 Oct 1973, The Rolling Stones went to No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘Angie’, the group’s 7th US chart topper. A No.5 hit in the UK. https://youtu.be/RcZn2-bGXqQ The Rolling Stones – Angie – OFFICIAL PROMO (Version 1) Read the full article at The Day InMusic!: https://www.facebook.com/19706525166/posts/10165520951170167

20 Oct 1950, born on this day, Tom Petty, American singer and songwriter. He was the frontman of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and was a founding member of the late 1980s supergroup the Traveling Wilburys and Mudcrutch. Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers had the 1977 single ‘American Girl’, the 1989 UK No.28 single ‘I […]


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