1972 – John Lennon and Yoko Ono begin their week-long stint as guest hosts on The Mike Douglas Show.
1972 – Born on this day, Rob Thomas, Matchbox 20, (1998 UK No.38 single ‘Push’, 2000 US No.1 single ‘Bent’). Sang on 1999 US No.1 single by Santana ‘Smooth.’ Had the 2005 US No.1 solo album ‘Something To Be.’ Robert Kelly Thomas (born February 14, 1972, in Landstuhl, Germany on a US military base) is […]
1972 – “Black Dog” is a song by English rock band Led Zeppelin, which is featured as the lead-off track of their fourth album
1972 – Led Zeppelin hits #15 with “Black Dog”. “Black Dog” is a song by English rock band Led Zeppelin, which is featured as the lead-off track of their fourth album, released in 1971. It was also released as a single in the US and Australia with “Misty Mountain Hop” on the B-side, and reached […]
1972 – David Bowie performs his first gig as his Ziggy Stardust persona in Tollworth, England.
1972 – David Bowie appeared at the Tolworth Toby Jug, London, on the opening date of his Ziggy Stardust tour.
1972 – Paul McCartney plays the first date of an English hit-and-run tour with his new group Wings. The band performs an unannounced concert at Nottingham University. Wings then proceed to travel around the country in a bus, asking the social secretaries of universities they visit if they can play their hall that evening. Guess […]
1972 – during a UK tour Stevie Wonder appeared at the Manchester Odeon, England.
1972 – Chuck Berry has his first UK No.1 single with a live recording of a song he’d been playing live for over 20 years ‘My Ding A Ling’. UK public morality campaigner Mary Whitehouse attempted to have the song banned.