The Mad Music Asylum is “gearing up” to bring you some great music. Be sure to listen in. Beginning this Sunday June 1 at 8 pm
Remembering the incomparable Miles Davis, born this day in 1926
Today in 1969, John and Yoko began an eight-day ‘bed in’ at Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth hotel in Montreal, Canada
The late Levon Helm (The Band) was born on this day in 1943
Stevie Nicks is 66 today
Lenny Kravitz was born on this day in 1964
Today in 1968, blues artist Little Willie John died in prison after being convicted of manslaughter
Alex Miller, known professionally as Sonny Boy Williamson died in his sleep on this day in 1965.
Songwriter, pianist and arranger Hal David, was born on this day in 1921
Lauryn Hill (The Fugees) turns 39 today
On this day in 1994, jazz guitarist Eric Gale died of lung cancer at age 55
Buddy Holly’s manager Norman Petty was born on this day in 1927
Bob Dylan celebrates his 73rd birthday today
On this day in 1974, Duke Ellington, died of lung cancer and pneumonia at age 75.
Today in 1963, Elmore James died of a heart attack at age 45.
On this day in 1991, Gene Clark, a founding member of The Byrds died of a heart attack at age 49.
Rich Robinson (The Black Crowes) was born on this day in 1969