September 20, 1976: The Punk Rock scene in London received a serious boost in popularity with the beginning of the two day Punk Festival at the 100 Club. Eight bands would be featured over the two day event; on tonight’s bill were Subway Sect, The Clash, Siouxsie and The Banshees (making their debut, with Sid […]
20 Sept 1968, Led Zeppelin (recording under the name of The Yardbirds) started recording their debut album at Olympic Studios, Barnes, London, England. The album took only about 36 hours of studio time to complete at a cost of around £1,782, with most of the tracks being recorded ‘live’ in the studio with very few […]
September 20, 1969: The Beatles broke up, but nobody realized it, not even The Beatles themselves. Having just played in Toronto with the Plastic Ono Band, and frustrated by what he saw as a lack of artistic fulfillment, John Lennon announced privately to the rest of the band, during a grueling financial meeting, that he […]
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Guns N’ Roses split the difference here between their debut’s rancorous blues rock, and the high-brow art-rock of their new double album. Guns N’ Roses Kissed Their Past Goodbye on ‘Yesterdays’ Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6216938488379469
20 Sept 1957, Buddy Holly released the single ‘Peggy Sue’ with ‘Everyday’ as the B-side. The song was originally entitled ‘Cindy Lou’, after Holly’s niece, but was later changed to ‘Peggy Sue’ in reference to Peggy Sue Gerron the girlfriend (and future wife) of Jerry Allison, the drummer for the Crickets, after the couple had […]
Oasis rocker took to social media to explain what happened: Liam Gallagher Injured After Falling Out of a Helicopter Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/6217868004953184