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7 Sept 2003, US singer, songwriter, Warren Zevon died. He had worked as a session musician, was the piano player and band leader for the Everly Brothers. His 1969 song 'She Quit Me' was included in the soundtrack for the film Midnight Cowboy. Jackson Browne, the Eagles and Linda Ronstadt all appeared on his albums. […]

31 July 1968, Working at Trident studios in London, England, (with its 8-track equipment, EMI was still using 4-track recorders), The Beatles recorded four takes of a new Paul McCartney song ‘‘Hey Jude’. See 7 Beatles Promo Films Not To Be Missed: https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/liner-notes/the-beatles-promo-films/ Read the full article at The Day InMusic!: https://www.facebook.com/19706525166/posts/10163725976820167

BLUE ÖYSTER CULT To Release ’45th Anniversary – Live In London’ In August https://www.blabbermouth.net/news/blue-oyster-cult-to-release-45th-anniversary-live-in-london-in-august/ BLUE ÖYSTER CULT To Release ’45th Anniversary – Live In London’ In August BLUE ÖYSTER CULT has announced another special live release from its archives. "45th Anniversary – Live In London" is due on August 7 on CD/DVD, Blu-ray, and 2xLP. […]

Happy birthday to Mick Jones, guitarist, singer with The Clash, born 26 June 1955, who had the 1979 UK No. 11 single London Calling and the 1982 US No. 8 single 'Rock The Casbah. Their 1991 UK No.1 single 'Should I Stay Or Should I Go', was first released 1982. And with Big Audio Dynamite […]

DEF LEPPARD: ‘London To Vegas’ Release Pushed Back To Late May https://www.blabbermouth.net/news/def-leppard-london-to-vegas-release-pushed-back-to-late-may/ DEF LEPPARD: ‘London To Vegas’ Release Pushed Back To Late May Eagle Rock Entertainment has pushed back the release date of DEF LEPPARD's "London To Vegas" to May 29 from the previously announced April 24. DEF LEPPARD said in a statement: "Due to […]

24th January 1947, born on this day American singer, songwriter Warren Zevon. During the early 1970s, Zevon toured regularly with the Everly Brothers as keyboard player, band leader, and musical coordinator. During his career recorded over 15 solo albums. He is best known for his 1978 single 'Werewolves Of London' taken from his third studio […]

BlabberMouth reports: KREATOR Releases Video For ‘Violent Revolution’ From ‘London Apocalypticon – Live At Roundhouse’ https://www.blabbermouth.net/news/kreator-releases-video-for-violent-revolution-from-london-apocalypticon-live-at-roundhouse/ KREATOR Releases Video For ‘Violent Revolution’ From ‘London Apocalypticon – Live At Roundhouse’ German trash metal veterans KREATOR will release a new live set, "London Apocalypticon – Live At The Roundhouse", on February 14 via Nuclear Blast. The effort […]

21st Sept 1934, Born on this day, Leonard Cohen, Canadian singer, songwriter, musician, painter, poet, and novelist. Cohen is a Companion of the Order of Canada, the nation's highest civilian honor. He wrote 'Hallelujah' which was first released on Cohen's studio album Various Positions in 1984 which was covered by John Cale, which formed the […]

11th June 1977, Joe Strummer and Topper Headon were detained overnight in prison in Newcastle upon Tyne having failed to appear at Morpeth Magistrates on May 21st. Both The Clash members were to answer a charge relating to the theft of a Holiday Inn pillowcase. They were both fined £100 ($170). https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/cl…/the-clash-london-calling/ The Clash – […]

13th March 1966, Pink Floyd appeared for the first time at The The Marquee Club in Wardour Street, London, England. The Marquee became the most important venue for the emerging British scene and witnessed the rise of some of the most important artists in the 1960s and 1970s, such as Jimi Hendrix, Cream, Manfred Mann, […]


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