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August in Music History

August 1st 2015…Rush played its last concert closing out their R40 Live tour with a show at The Forum near Los Angeles. It’s not announced…


July in Music History

July 1st: 1959:  July 1, 1959 Dave Brubeck recorded “Take Five” at the CBS Recording Studio in Manhattan, New York.1962:  July 1, 1959 Gene Vincent…





This Day in Music-May 2nd

This Day in Music Leslie Gore born on this date in 1946 (died February 16, 2015) in Brooklyn, NYEnglebert Humperdinck (born Arnold George Dorsey) born…


Today in Music History

The late Casey Kasem is born in 1932Vicki Sue Robinson (Turn The Beat Around) dies in 2003 of cancerAl Hurt (Java) dies of liver disease…




Today in Music History

April 22nd Glen Campbell born 1936 in Delight, Arkansas.  (Died August 8, 2017)Peter Frampton (I’m In You) born in 1950 in Bromley, Kent, EnglandMel Carter…