Today in rock history

Today in Rock History:

Born today in 1941, Tom Coster keyboards with Santana.

Born today in 1952, Joe Strummer (John Mellor)  singer and guitarist with The Clash.

Born today in 1954, Steve Smith drummer with Journey.

Born today in 1952,  Glenn Hughes songwriter, singer and bassist with Trapeze and mid 70s with Deep Purple

Today in 1965, “Out Of Our Heads” went to number 1 on the US album chart.

Today in 1965,  Barry McGuire released “Eve Of Destruction”.

Today in 1965, The Lovin’ Spoonful released “Do You Believe In Magic?”

Today 1968, Tommy James and The Shondells returned to number 1 on the UK singles chart for the second time with the single “Mony Mony”.

Today in 1984 ,  the album “Private Dancer”  by Tina Turner was certified platinum.

Today in 2012, Lynyrd Skynyrd released their last album “Last of a Dyin’ Breed”

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