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ADVANCED MUSIC HISTORY Cheat Sheet for June 17

Published 22 days ago by Jim Nelson

BORN

GREGG ROLIE of Santana/Journey/Ringo Starr’s All-Starr Band
PAUL YOUNG of Sad Café/Mike + The Mechanics

 

THIS HAPPENED

In 1965, The Kinks and The Moody Blues made their US concert debut at the Academy of Music in New York City.

In 1965, Working at Abbey Road Studios in London, The Beatles completed work on the new Paul McCartney song, “Yesterday” on the day before his 23rd birthday; they also recorded “Act Naturally,” Ringo’s vocal contribution to the Help! album, and “Wait,” which was included on Rubber Soul.

 

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Today In Rock History: Waterloo Sunset

Published 2 years ago by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

The Kinks released Waterloo Sunset as a single. A song that has been covered by so many other musical acts. 

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Guest Post - Around the Dial: A Personal Appreciation of KCSN

Published 5 years ago by Jeff Hirsch

I fell in love with rock music and radio at an early age. Like all great love affairs, the peaks have been exhilarating and the setbacks deeply disappointing.

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