It’s June 30th and listed below are some the explanation why today issues in rock historical past:
In 1975, Cher married Gregg Allman. They’d separate 9 days later.
In 2000, whereas Pearl Jam carried out at a pageant in Denmark, 9 individuals died after the gang rushed the stage. Though the band stopped the present and requested individuals to again up, it was too late. The group references the incident of their tune “Love Boat Captain” with the road “Misplaced 9 buddies we’ll by no means know.”
In 1986, Steve Winwood launched Again within the Excessive Life.
And in 2007, R.E.M. performed the primary of 5 nights in Dublin throughout what they known as “working rehearsals.” Most of the songs they performed later appeared on their album, Speed up.
And that’s what occurred at the moment in rock historical past.
(H/T This Day in Music)