Blues

Happy 74th birthday to Robert Plant, born August 20th 1948, singer with Led Zeppelin who had the 1969 US No.4 single “Whole Lotta Love.” The band’s fourth album released in 1971 featuring the rock classic “Stairway To Heaven” has sold over 37 million copies. Plant scored the Grammy award winning 2007 album “Raising Sand” with […]

Happy 74th birthday to Robert Plant, born 20 Aug 1948, singer with Led Zeppelin who had the 1969 US No.4 single Whole Lotta Love. The bands fourth album released in 1971 featuring the rock classic Stairway To Heaven has sold over 37 million copies. Plant had the 1983 solo hit single Big Log. Also a […]

Released #OnThisday in 1968, Moody Blues’ “In Search Of The Lost Chord” provided a commercial breakthrough for the band’s new album-oriented sound. Find out more below: ‘In Search Of The Lost Chord’: A Mystical Landmark For The Moody Blues Read the full article at The Day InMusic!: https://www.facebook.com/19706525166/posts/10166400603260167

Released #OnThisday in 1968, Moody Blues’ “In Search Of The Lost Chord” provided a commercial breakthrough for the band’s new album-oriented sound. Find out more below: ‘In Search Of The Lost Chord’: A Mystical Landmark For The Moody Blues Read the full article at The Day InMusic!: https://www.facebook.com/19706525166/posts/10166400603260167

8 May 1965, The filming of the promotional film for Bob Dylan’s ‘Subterranean Homesick Blues’ took place at the side of the Savoy Hotel in London. Actors in the background were Allen Ginsberg and Bob Neuwirth. The original clip was actually the opening segment of D. A. Pennebaker’s film, Dont Look Back, a documentary on […]

Born on this day 30 March 1942, Graeme Edge, drummerwith English rock band The Moody Blues who had the 1965 UK No.1 & US No.10 single ‘Go Now’ and the hits singles including ‘Go Now’, ‘Nights in White Satin’ and ‘Question’. He died on 11 November 2021 of metastatic cancer age 80. https://youtu.be/cs4RG9u8IVU Nights in […]

8 March 1965, Bob Dylan’s single Subterranean Homesick Blues was released in the US. The lead track from his Bringing It All Back Home album, gave Dylan his first top 40 hit. Subterranean Homesick Blues is also noted for its innovative film clip, in what became one of the first ‘modern’ promotional film clips. The […]

6 Feb 2011, Irish guitarist and singer Gary Moore died aged 58 in his sleep of a heart attack in his hotel room while on holiday in Estepona, Spain. Moore had been a member of Skid Row, Thin Lizzy, and Colosseum II, before going solo, scoring the 1979 UK No.8 single ‘Parisienne Walkways’. Moore’s greatest […]

13 Jan 1968, Johnny Cash played a show, which was recorded, for his forthcoming live album at Folsom Prison, near Sacramento, California in front of 2,000 inmates. When released, the lead single, ‘Folsom Prison Blues’ (an update of his 1956 hit) became one of the most famous recordings of his career. https://youtu.be/bDktBZzQIiU Johnny Cash – […]

13 Jan 1965, The first day of recording sessions for Bob Dylan’s Bringing It All Back Home album were held at Studio A, Columbia Recording Studios in New York City. Dylan recorded Subterranean Homesick Blues and ‘It’s All Over Now, Baby Blue’. https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/liner-notes/subterranean-homesick-blues/ Subterranean Homesick Blues Read the full article at The Day InMusic!: https://www.facebook.com/19706525166/posts/10165818501530167


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