Released on this day 50 years ago, Paul McCartney‘s first solo No. 1 single actually hearkened back to the way he worked toward the end of his time with the Beatles: Paul McCartney Broke Every Rule on ‘Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey’ Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/5965041276902526
2 Aug 1980, The Clash released their single ‘Bank Robber’ after it been available as an import only. The band’s record company CBS didn’t want to release the record saying it was not commercial enough. https://youtu.be/ttJBdr6eBuo The Clash – Bankrobber (Official Video) Read the full article at The Day InMusic!: https://www.facebook.com/19706525166/posts/10165267672350167
OTTTO Feat. Son Of METALLICA’s ROBERT TRUJILLO Streaming “Ride Low” Music Video https://bit.ly/3xjS28s OTTTO Feat. Son Of METALLICA’s ROBERT TRUJILLO Streaming “Ride Low” Music Video Read this article at Classic Rock Magazine!
59 years ago, the man born Robert Zimmerman legally became Bob Dylan: How Robert Zimmerman Became Bob Dylan Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/5962536083819712
2 Aug 1983, James Jamerson died of complications stemming from cirrhosis of the liver, heart failure and pneumonia in Los Angeles, he was 47 years old. As one of The Funk Brothers he was the uncredited bassist on most of Motown Records’ hits in the 1960s and early 1970s including songs by Stevie Wonder, The […]
August 2, 1971: Creedence Clearwater Revival kicked off their final North American tour at the Assembly Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Guitarist Tom Fogerty, unhappy with his brother’s control over the band, had quit the group in early 1971; rather than replace him, they would tour as a trio. Read more at I Love It Loud!
August 2, 1980: The Clash released the single “Bank Robber” in the UK after it been available only as an import. CBS, the band’s record company, didn’t want to release the song, saying it was not commercial enough, but it would peak at #12 on the UK charts. Read more at I Love It Loud!