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(left to right) Greg Lake, Keith Emerson and Carl Palmer

Classic Rock Almanac November 10, 2018

Today is the late Greg Lake's birthday.
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Paul McCartney performs

Classic Rock Almanac November 9, 2018

Paul McCartney death rumors point to this date in 1966. According to the lore, Paul was killed in a car wreck and replaced in The Beatles by a lookalike.
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Classic Rock Almanac November 8, 2018

In 1971 Led Zeppelin Four, an album that does not have an official title or the band name on its cover, is released in the U.S. It includes the song "Stairway to Heaven."
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Ozzy Osbourne

Classic Rock Almanac November 7, 2018

In 1981 Ozzy Osbourne released his second album as a solo artist, Diary of a Madman.
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Glenn Frey

Classic Rock Almanac November 6, 2018

The late Glenn Frey would have celebrated his birthday today.
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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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