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Rick Nielsen of Cheap Trick performs

Classic Rock Almanac August 13, 2018

In 1979 The Cheap Trick single "I Want You to Want Me" is certified gold.
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Classic Rock Almanac August 12, 2018

Mark Knopfler celebrates 69 today!
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Classic Rock Almanac August 11, 2018

In 1995 Jerry Garcia's funeral is held at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Belvedere, California.
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 Ian Anderson performs

Classic Rock Almanac August 10, 2018

Ian Anderson celebrates 71 today!
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Paul McCartney performs

Classic Rock Almanac August 9, 2018

In 1973 Paul and Linda McCartney and Denny Laine leave for Lagos, Nigeria to record Wings' Band on the Run album .
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Abbey Road

Classic Rock Almanac August 8, 2018

In 1969 The Beatles' Abbey Road cover photo is shot in London.
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Nick Simmons, Shannon Tweed, Sophie Simmons, Gene SImmons

Classic Rock Almanac August 7, 2018

In 2006 KISS singer-bassist Gene Simmons becomes the latest rock star to get into the reality show game, as Gene Simmons Family Jewels debuts.
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Ronnie Wood, Mick Jagger, Charlie Watts and Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones perform

Classic Rock Almanac August 6, 2018

In 1981 The Rolling Stones release "Start Me Up" as a single in the U.S.
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Van Morrison performs

Classic Rock Almanac August 5, 2018

In 1967 Van Morrison, formerly the singer of Belfast's Them, releases his first solo single, "Brown Eyed Girl."
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Phil Collins

Classic Rock Almanac August 4, 2018

In 1970 Phil Collins joins Genesis on drums, replacing John Mayhew.
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