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16 April 1970, The Led Zeppelin single ‘Whole Lotta Love’ was certified Gold in the US after selling over a million copies. The single had peaked at No. 4 on the US singles chart. In the UK Atlantic Records had expected to issue the edited version themselves, and pressed initial copies for release on 5th […]

Rage Against The Machine‘s seminal 1996 album became their first No. 1 hit but at what price? How ‘Evil Empire’ Nearly Ended Rage Against the Machine Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/5439582026115123

Listen To NANCY WILSON’s EDDIE VAN HALEN Tribute, ‘4 Edward’ Listen To NANCY WILSON’s EDDIE VAN HALEN Tribute, ‘4 Edward’ Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/4398879570130672

16 April 1956, Chuck Berry recorded “Roll Over Beethoven” which was released by Chess Records the following month. It is said that Berry wrote the song in response to his sister Lucy always using the family piano to play classical music when Berry wanted to play pop music. The lyric “roll over Beethoven and tell […]

April 16, 1953: Happy Birthday to the great singer Peter Garrett of Midnight Oil! Midnight Oil – Forgotten Years Read more at I Love It Loud!

September book will trace history of “the king of rock drumming”: John Bonham Biography Features Dave Grohl Foreword Read the article at Ultimate Classic Rock: https://www.facebook.com/107710719302307/posts/5438937996179526

FEAR FACTORY Releases First New Song In Over Five Years, ‘Disruptor’ FEAR FACTORY Releases First New Song In Over Five Years, ‘Disruptor’ Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/4398433926841903

April 16, 1969: After lasting just over a month on Elektra Records, MC5 were dropped by the label over an ad the group took out in an underground newspaper. The ad’s banner headline read “Fuck Dayton-Hudson” and went on to slam the retail chain for not carrying MC5’s debut album. They would sign with Atlantic […]

April 16, 1974: Mott The Hoople opened what would be their last US tour with a concert at Regis College in Denver, Colorado. The opening act on the tour was Queen, making their first tour of America. Mott The Hoople – All The Way From Memphis (Live) Source

April 16, 1974: Mott The Hoople opened what would be their last US tour with a concert at Regis College in Denver, Colorado. The opening act on the tour was Queen, making their first tour of America. Mott The Hoople – All The Way From Memphis (Live) Source


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