1993 – George Harrison and David Crosby make guest… Read more

1993 – George Harrison and David Crosby make guest…

1993 – George Harrison and David Crosby make guest appearances on the fifth season premiere of the Fox animated comedy series “The Simpsons.” “Homer’s Barbershop Quartet” is the first episode of The Simpsons’ fifth season. It features the Be-Sharps, a fictional barbershop quartet founded by Homer, whose story roughly parallels that of The Beatles. The […]

1963 – Solo artist and singer/bassist for the grou… Read more

1963 – Solo artist and singer/bassist for the grou…

1963 – Solo artist and singer/bassist for the groups Primus and Sausage, Les Claypool is born in Richmond, Calif. Leslie Edward “Les” Claypool (born September 29, 1963 in Richmond, California, U.S.) is a musician, best known for his work with the band Primus. Claypool’s mastery of the electric bass has brought him into the spotlight […]

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. […]