Today in Rock History – April 23rd

Marley in 1976 - photo by D. Burnett

1965, The Rolling Stones kicked off their third North American tour at the Maurice Richard Arena in Montreal, Canada. 1969, The Beatles were at No.1 on the singles chart with “Get Back” the group’s 16th No.1. 1969, The Ash Grove club in Los Angeles, where Canned Heat cut their teeth, burns down. 1969, The Grateful […]

Today in Rock History – June 30th


1969, Fleetwood Mac, Pentangle and Duster Bennett all appeared at London’s Royal Albert Hall ‘Pop Proms.’ 1969, Pink Floyd performed a one hour show at the President’s Ball at the Top rank Suite, in Cardiff, Wales.  It was presented by Llandaff Technical College. They were paid £100. 1972, The Rolling Stones open yet another North […]