1996 – Smashing Pumpkins begin a long awaited tour… Read more

1996 – Smashing Pumpkins begin a long awaited tour…

1996 – Smashing Pumpkins begin a long awaited tour. The tour was supposed to start a few weeks earlier, but had to be delayed due to some much needed rehearsal time for Filter drummer Matt Walker and Frogs’ drummer Dennis Flemion. The two borrowed musicians are needed to replace Jonathan Melvoin and Jimmy Chamberlin. Melvoin […]

1996 – Just 12 hours after the debut of his single… Read more

1996 – Just 12 hours after the debut of his single…

1996 – Just 12 hours after the debut of his single “Ain’t Got Nothin’ On Us,” John Michael Montgomery and wife Crystal welcome new baby Madison Caroline Montgomery into the world. Born in a Lexington, Ky., hospital at 4:11 a.m., the baby weighs 8 pounds, 7 ounces and measures 19 1/4 inches in length. Madison’s […]

1996 – Rapper Snoop Doggy Dogg settles out of cour… Read more

1996 – Rapper Snoop Doggy Dogg settles out of cour…

1996 – Rapper Snoop Doggy Dogg settles out of court with the Woldemariam family in a wrongful Deaths suit which the family brought against the rapper three years earlier. Twenty-year-old Phillip Woldemariam was shot and killed by Snoop Doggy Dogg’s bodyguard from the back of a moving car, which the rapper himself drove. The pair […]