1950 – Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry is born in Bo… Read more

1950 – Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry is born in Bo…

1950 – Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry is born in Boston. Anthony Joseph “Joe” Perry (Born September 10, 1950 in Lawrence, Massachusetts) is the lead guitarist, backing and occasional lead vocalist, and contributing songwriter for the rock band Aerosmith. He was ranked 48th in the Rolling Stone‘s list – The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time. […]

1949 – Pop/blues artist Bonnie Raitt is born. … Read more

1949 – Pop/blues artist Bonnie Raitt is born. …

1949 – Pop/blues artist Bonnie Raitt is born on this day in rock history! More than just a best-selling artist, respected guitarist, expressive singer, and accomplished songwriter, Bonnie Raitt has become an institution in American music. The release of Souls Alike, her eighteenth album, marks yet another brave, exhilarating step in a legendary body of […]

1949 – Joe Egan, Stealers Wheel, is born on This Day in Rock Music History! Read more

1949 – Joe Egan, Stealers Wheel, is born on This Day in Rock Music History!

1949 – Joe Egan, Stealers Wheel, is born on This Day in Rock Music History! He had the 1973 UK No.8 single ‘Stuck In The Middle With You’.  The song was used in Quentin Tarantino’s 1992 movie Reservoir Dogs, during the famous “ear” scene. <object width=”420″ height=”315″><param name=”movie” value=”http://www.youtube.com/v/OMAIsqvTh7g?version=3&amp;hl=en_US&amp;rel=0″></param><param name=”allowFullScreen” value=”true”></param><param name=”allowscriptaccess” value=”always”></param><embed src=”http://www.youtube.com/v/OMAIsqvTh7g?version=3&amp;hl=en_US&amp;rel=0″ type=”application/x-shockwave-flash” […]

1949 – David Coverdale of the groups Whitesnake an… Read more

1949 – David Coverdale of the groups Whitesnake an…

1949 – David Coverdale of the groups Whitesnake and Deep Purple is born in Saltburnon- Sea, England. David Coverdale (born September 22, 1951 in Saltburn-by-the-Sea, North Yorkshire) is an English rock vocalist most famous for his work with the English hard rock band Deep Purple, and his later band Whitesnake. Career Coverdale, briefly a student […]