2015 – Leonard Nimoy, born March 26, 1931 – died February 27, 2015 Mr. Nimoy had a minor pop hit called “The Ballad of Bilbo Baggins”. Leonard Nimoy rose to fame as an actor in the 50s and 60s, but reached international fame of his portrayal of Spock on Star Trek as a Vulcan science […]
2013 – RumorFix.com reported today that Richie Sambora was fired from Bon Jovi on This Day in Rock! Officially, there is no confirmation for this, but there is obviously problems on the Bon Jovi world tour, or it is a great publicity stunt. Richie left the tour early this year for personal reasons. Sources say […]
2013 – Sammy Hagar’s new album has such great talent as, Neal Schon, Joe Satriani, Nancy Wilson, Bill church on This Day in Rock History!
2013 – Sammy Hagar’s new album has such great talent as, Neal Schon, Joe Satriani, Nancy Wilson, Bill church on This Day in Rock History! Sammy Hagar has enlisted three legendary musicians – Toby Keith, Mickey Hart and Taj Mahal – to round out the final three tracks on his first-ever rock collaborations album: “Sammy […]
2013 – “The Godfather of Soul” gets his own YouTube channel on This Day in Rock History! James Brown is getting his own official YouTube channel along with his own official website. Included on the channel and website, Brown’s 1968 Boston concert follwing the assassination of Dr. King “We launched these YouTube, online and mobile […]
2012 – Adele fails to register her newborn baby in England on This Day in Rock Music History! Adele and partner Simon Konecki welcomed the newborn on October 19th of this year. The couple now face charges up to $1600.00 for failing to register the baby within a 6 week period.
2012 – The Rolling Stones release “The Rolling Stones: 50″ Photo album on This Day in Rock Music History!
2012 – The Rolling Stones release “The Rolling Stones: 50″ Photo album on This Day in Rock Music History! In 1962 when the Rolling Stones debuted at the Marquee Club in London’s Oxford Street, 50 Years to this day! The photo album chronicles their rise to FAME! The release of the book also heralds another […]
2012 – Van Halen postpones over 30 concert dates in the US on This Day in Rock Music History! The band’s official website, van-halen.com, took down all its dates after June 26, listing only 15 more shows, ending in New Orleans. Rolling Stone said a source with knowledge of the tour told the magazine, “the […]
2012 – Michael Jackson, King of Pop dances on Pepsi Cans on This Day in Rock History! On Billion cans will adorn the Pop Idol’s image in a deal between his estate and Pepsi. Originally doing commercials in the 80’s in an ad campaign called “the choice of a new generation”, this promotion happens for […]
2012 – Ted Nugent’s quotes about Obama taken Literally on This Day in Rock Music History! Witness Democrats’ furious effort on Tuesday to tie Mitt Romney to incendiary comments made by rocker Ted Nugent, who told a National Rifle Association audience that if President Barack Obama wins a second term, he’ll “either be dead or […]
2012 – Agreement on Royalty rates for Digital music reached on This Day in Rock Music History! The Music Industry’s largest trade groupd agreed on rates for licensing music to online services such as iTunes and Rhapsody. The internet has diverted 50% of all music sales. This agreement will introduce 5 new kinds of digital […]
2012 – Jerry Lee Lewis ties the knot for the 7th time on This Day in Rock Music History! Jerry married an ex-wife of a cousin and Jerry’s Caregiver, Judith Brown, at a quiet ceremony in Natchez, Mississippi on March 9… Goodness, Gracious, Great Balls of Fire! Jerry is good with the Scandalous marriages when […]
2012 – Oasis Lead vocalist voted greatest frontman of all time on This Day in Rock Music History… What, what , what???!
2012 – Oasis Lead vocalist voted greatest frontman of all time on This Day in Rock Music History… What???! That’s the problem with polling, it’s based on who, how, and when the question was asked. Freddie Mercury was number two… kewl, but I’d like to see the list of who was on the list.. or […]