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August 1, 1970: Chicago’s fourth single, “25 or 6 to 4” entered the Billboard Hot 100; it will peak at #4, giving the band their second Top Ten hit. The song appeared on Chicago’s second album and was 4:50 long; it would be edited down to a more radio-friendly 2:53 for the single. Read the […]

August 1, 1978: Happy Birthday to singer/songwriter Dhani Harrison! Read the full article at LOVE IT LOUD! https://www.facebook.com/360029113845/posts/10158861257668846

August 1, 1971: The Concerts for Bangladesh, organized by George Harrison, took place at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The concert featured (among others) Harrison, Bob Dylan, Ringo Starr, Klaus Voorman, Jesse Ed Davis,, Eric Clapton, Billy Preston, Leon Russell, Ravi Shankar and the members of Badfinger. The shows were organized to raise […]

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One more for Dhani Harrison’s birthday, doing one of his dad’s songs. Read the full article at LOVE IT LOUD! https://www.facebook.com/360029113845/posts/10158861339123846

July 29, 1967: The Doors had the #1 record on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart with “Light My Fire.” It would be the first of eight Top 40 singles for the group, including one more #1 record in 1968 with “Hello I Love You”. Read the full article at LOVE IT LOUD! https://www.facebook.com/360029113845/posts/10158853051878846

July 29, 1966: Having finished an exhausting world tour at the end of May, Bob Dylan was involved in a motorcycle accident near his home in Woodstock, New York. While reports ot the accident are still sketchy, especially from Dylan himself, it is believed that he suffered a concussion and two broken neck vertebrae. He […]

July 29, 1965: The Beatles’ second motion picture, “Help!’ premiered at the London Pavilion. The Beatles (along with their significant others) and manager Brian Epstein all attended the event; afterward they all went to party at the Dorchester Hotel. Read the full article at LOVE IT LOUD! https://www.facebook.com/360029113845/posts/10158853092028846

July 29, 1972: Alice Cooper peaked at #7 on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart with “School’s Out.” It was their first Top Ten single in the US. The record also went to #1 on the UK charts. Read the full article at LOVE IT LOUD! https://www.facebook.com/360029113845/posts/10158853095113846

July 29, 1968: During the sessions for the "White Album" the Beatles began recording their next single, Paul's “Hey Jude” at the Trident Studios in London. Six takes would be finished today; eventually they would work on the song with an orchestra of ten violins, three violas, three cellos, two flutes, one contra bassoon, one […]


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