Classic Rock Almanac

Classic Rock Almanac

Classic Rock Almanac November 5, 2018

In 1965 The Who's "My Generation" is released as a single in the US. A #2 hit in the UK, it only reaches #74 in America.
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Classic Rock Almanac November 4, 2018

In 1967 Pink Floyd play their first US show, at San Francisco's Winterland Ballroom, opening for Big Brother and the Holding Company.
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Classic Rock Almanac November 3, 2018

On this day in 1973 The Who released Quadrophenia.
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Greg Lake, Keith Emerson and Carl Palmer at Kennington Oval with their awards gained in the Melody Maker Polls. Keith Emerson died at the age of 71

Classic Rock Almanac November 2, 2018

The late Keith Emerson was born this day in 1944.
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Tom Petty

Classic Rock Almanac November 1, 2018

In 1994 Tom Petty released his second solo album, Wildflowers.
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Larry Mullen Jr.

Classic Rock Almanac October 31, 2018

Larry Mullen Jr. of U2 turns 57 today!
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Classic Rock Almanac October 29, 2018

In 1971 Allman Brothers Band guitarist Duane Allman, 24, is killed in a motorcycle accident in Georgia.
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 Steve Perry of Journey

Classic Rock Almanac October 28, 2018

In 1977 new singer Steve Perry makes his live debut with Journey at the Old Waldorf in San Francisco.
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Bruce Springsteen and the E Street bassist Garry Tallent

Classic Rock Almanac October 27, 2018

Garry Tallent celebrates 69 today!
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Classic Rock Almanac October 26, 2018

In 1968 Smile, the group that would become Queen, makes its public debut opening for Pink Floyd at a London college.
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