classic rock almanac

Tom Petty

Classic Rock Almanac April 24, 2018

In 1989 Tom Petty releases his first solo album, Full Moon Fever, which he co-produces with Jeff Lynne and Heartbreakers guitarist Mike Campbell.
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Rolling Stones

Classic Rock Almanac April 23, 2018

In 1971 The Rolling Stones release Sticky Fingers, the first album on the group's self-named label.
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Peter Frampton

Classic Rock Almanac April 22, 2018

Peter Frampton celebrates 68 today!
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 Prince

Classic Rock Almanac April 21, 2018

In 2016 Prince is found dead of an accidental pain killer overdose at his Paisley Park complex outside of Minneapolis. He was 57.
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Steven Tyler

Classic Rock Almanac April 20, 2018

In 1993 Aerosmith releases its 11th studio album, Get a Grip. It will become the band's first #1 on the Billboard 200, topping the chart the week of May 8th, 1993, and go on to be its best-selling album, surpassing 20-million.
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Classic Rock Almanac

Classic Rock Almanac April 19, 2018

In 1971 The Doors release LA Woman.
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Geddy Lee (lead vocalist and bassist), Alex Lifeson (guitarist), and Neil Peart (drummer) of iconic Canadian rock band Rush

Classic Rock Almanac April 18, 2018

In 2013 The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducts its Class of 2013 including Rush and Heart.
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Classic Rock Almanac April 17, 2018

In 2008 Danny Federici, longtime keyboardist in Bruce Springsteen's E-Street Band, dies of melanoma at 58.
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Ringo Starr

Classic Rock Almanac April 16, 2018

In 1971-Ringo Starr releases "It Don't Come Easy" in the U.S. It becomes the ex-Beatle's first Top 10 hit.
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Classic Rock Almanac April 15, 2018

In 2001 former Ramones singer Joey Ramone (who was born Jeffrey Hyman) dies of lymphoma at a New York hospital, a month shy of his 50th birthday.
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