Classic Rock Almanac

A music fan at Woodstock pop festival in his car covered in anti-war slogans for love and peace.

Classic Rock Almanac June 16, 2019

In 1970 the sponsors of the original Woodstock Festival announce that they lost more than $1.2 million on the actual concert.
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Classic Rock Almanac June 15, 2019

Steve Walsh of Kansas was born today in 1951.
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 Inductees Steve Howe, Alan White, Bill Bruford, Rick Wakeman, Jon Anderson, and Travor Rabin

Classic Rock Almanac June 14, 2019

Alan White of Yes was born today in 1949.
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Statue of The Beatles by sculptor Andy Edwards is unveiled at Pier Head

Classic Rock Almanac June 13, 2019

In 1970 The Beatles had their last original single, "The Long and Winding Road" hit number 1 in the US.
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Classic Rock Almanac June 12, 2019

Brad Delp was born today in 1951.
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Frank Beard of ZZ Top

Classic Rock Almanac June 11, 2019

Frank Beard of ZZ Top was born today in 1949.
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The Beatles travel by coach to the West Country, for some location work on 'The Magical Mystery Tour' film. Clockwise from back left : John Lennon (1940 - 1980), George Harrison (1943 - 2001), Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr.

Classic Rock Almanac June 10, 2019

In 1967 The Beatles' "Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band" started a 23 week run at #1 on the UK album chart.
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The Rolling Stones in Hyde Park, London, UK, 13th June 1969; (L-R) Mick Taylor, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards.

Classic Rock Almanac June 9, 2019

In 1969 The Rolling Stones announce that Mick Taylor of John Mayall's Bluebreakers has been selected to replace Brian Jones.
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Boz Scaggs

Classic Rock Almanac June 8, 2019

Boz Scaggs was born today in 1944.
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Prince Rogers Nelson

Classic Rock Almanac June 7, 2019

The late Prince was born today in 1958.
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