Jerry “Captain Trips” Garcia was born on this day in 1942
Rock guitar virtuoso Tommy Bolin (James Gang, Deep Purple) was born on this day in 1951
Today in 1963, the first ‘Beatles Monthly’ was published. A magazine devoted to the group, it continued for 77 editions until 1969 and at its peak was selling over 350,000 copies a month.
On this day in 1971, The Concert For Bangladesh, organized by George Harrison took place at New York’s Madison Square Garden
Today in 1987, Eurythmics Dave Stewart married Bananarama founding member Siobham Fahey
The late Boz Burrell, (Bad Company & King Crimson) was born today in 1946
Robert Cray is 61 today
Adam Duritz, (Counting Crows) turns 50 today