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Classic Rock Almanac January 26, 2018

Eddie Van Halen celebrates his 63rd birthday today. What was the original name of the band Van Halen?
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Classic Rock Almanac January 25, 2018

Fifty years ago today, The Beatles were filmed singing a song for the end of the Yellow Submarine movie. What song was it?
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Classic Rock Almanac January 24, 2018

Paul McCartney played The Cavern Club in Liverpool with The Quarrymen for the first time 60 years ago today. It was the group's second show at the now-legendary venue. So, according to Beatles lore, why did Paul miss the first one?
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Classic Rock Almanac January 23, 2018

Today marks 50 years since the death of Chicago guitarist Terry Kath. What was the name of the 2017 documentary film on the life of Terry Kath, which his daughter directed?
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Classic Rock Almanac January 22, 2018

Former Journey singer Steve Perry celebrates his 69th birthday today. How many singers has Journey had since the band first formed?
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Classic Rock Almanac January 21, 2018

In 1982 Ozzy Osbourne is hospitalized after biting the head off a bat thrown at him by an audience member. After getting a rabies shot, Osbourne says he thought it was a plastic bat.
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Classic Rock Almanac January 20, 2018

Paul Stanley celebrates 68 today!
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Classic Rock Almanac January 19, 2018

The late Janis Joplin would be turning 75 years old today. In 1970, Joplin performed alongside the Grateful Dead, The Band and others on a train trip across Canada. What was the name of the documentary film about this legendary excursion?
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Classic Rock Almanac January 18, 2018

Glenn Frey of the Eagles passed away two years ago today. Who gave away a cut called "Glenn Song" on his website last year on this date in honor of his late friend?
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Classic Rock Almanac January 17, 2018

One-time Rolling Stones guitarist Mick Taylor turns 69 today. What is the first Stones song to feature Taylor?
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