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1 Oct1966, Jimi Hendrix appeared live for the first time in the UK when he jammed with Cream at their gig at London Polytechnic. Hendrix made his official UK live debut a month later on Friday 25 Nov 1966, when the Jimi Hendrix Experience appeared at the Bag O’Nails Club, London. https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/artists/the-jimi-hendrix-experience/ The Jimi Hendrix […]

ANTHRAX’s FRANK BELLO: ‘I Wish I Was Born In A Time When People Were More Patient With Other People’ ANTHRAX’s FRANK BELLO: ‘I Wish I Was Born In A Time When People Were More Patient With Other People’ Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/4867397609945530

25 Aug 1975, Bruce Springsteen released his third studio album Born to Run. The album peaked at No.3 on the Billboard chart eventually selling six million copies in the United States and has since been considered by critics to be one of the greatest albums in popular music. Two singles were released from the album: […]

Happy 59th birthday to Shaun Ryder, born 23 Aug 1962, best known as the lead singer of the Happy Mondays and Black Grape. He was the runner-up of the tenth series of I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! Ryder’s struggle with drugs led to the break-up of Happy Mondays in 1992. The film 24 […]

20 July 1975, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band played the opening night on their Born To Run Tour at The Palace Theatre, Providence, Rhode Island. This also saw the live debut of Steven Van Zandt, (Miami Steve) as a member of The E Street Band. https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/classic-albums/bruce-springsteen-born-to-run/ Bruce Springsteen – Born To Run | […]

Happy 62nd birthday to Jim Kerr, born 9 July 1959, singer, songwriter with Scottish rock band, Simple Minds, who had the 1985 US No.1 single ‘Don’t You, Forget About Me’, and the 1989 UK No.1 single ‘Belfast Child’, plus over 20 other UK Top 40 singles. In 2016, they won the British Academy’s Ivor Novello […]

8 July 1967, The Monkees began a 29-date tour with The Jimi Hendrix Experience as support act. Hendrix was dropped after six shows after being told his act was not suitable for their teenybopper audience. https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/artists/the-jimi-hendrix-experience/ The Jimi Hendrix Experience – Born In 1966 | This Day In Music Read the full article at The […]

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Happy birthday to Gail Ann Dorsey, born 20 Nov 1962, American bass guitarist and vocalist. Worked with David Bowie from 1993-96, recorded and toured with Tears for Fears and has also worked with Bryan Ferry, Boy George, Gwen Stefani and Seal. https://youtu.be/rkzcszmeVrs Read the full article at The Day InMusic!: https://www.facebook.com/19706525166/posts/10164195315685167

23 Oct 1966, The Jimi Hendrix Experience recorded their first single ‘Hey Joe’, at De Lane Lea studios in London. The earliest known commercial recording of the song is the late-1965 single by the Los Angeles garage band the The Leaves; the band then re-recorded the track and released it in 1966 as… More The […]


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