2001 – Prince launches a subscription service wher… Read more

2001 – Prince launches a subscription service wher…

2001 – Prince launches internet-based subscription service NPGMusicClub.  A subscription service whereby fans are asked to pay as much as $100 per year. Born and raised in Minneapolis, Prince Rogers Nelson received his name from his father, jazz musician John Nelson, who was a performer in the Prince Rogers Trio. In constrast to the privileged […]

1999 – The Deftones, on the final stop of their to… Read more

1999 – The Deftones, on the final stop of their to…

1999 – The Deftones, on the final stop of their tour opening for Black Sabbath, find that their truck has been stolen from the parking lot of the Holiday Inn in Dearborn, Mich. Taken are all of the band’s backline equipment and instruments, including several of Chi Chings’ Precision Fender Bass guitars, and Stephen Carpenter’s […]