classic rock almanac

Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison of The Beatles

Classic Rock Almanac April 10, 2018

In 1970 The Beatles split up, according to London's Daily Mirror, whose front-page headline proclaims, "Paul Is Quitting The Beatles."
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Bruce Springsteen

Classic Rock Almanac April 9, 2018

In 1999 Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band kick off their reunion tour in Barcelona, Spain.
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Steve Howe, Alan White, Tony Kaye, Rick Wakeman, Jon Anderson and Trevor Rabin of Yes

Classic Rock Almanac April 8, 2018

Steve Howe celebrates 71 today!
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Mick Jagger

Classic Rock Almanac April 7, 2018

In 1962 Mick Jagger and Keith Richards meet Brian Jones for the first time at the Ealing Jazz Club in London, where he's performing in a duo called Elmo and Paul with future Manfred Mann singer Paul Jones.
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Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison of The Beatles

Classic Rock Almanac April 6, 2018

Today is the 50th anniversary of The Beatles opening the offices of Apple Corps Ltd. on Wigmore Street in London. What was the A-side of the first single released by Apple Records?
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Classic Rock Almanac April 5, 2018

In 1979 The Knack records "My Sharona" at Whitney Recording Studio in Glendale, CA.
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Sir Paul McCartney  and Ringo Starr.

Classic Rock Almanac April 4, 2018

In 2009 Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr perform together for the first time in 16 years in the U.S. at New York's Radio City Music Hall.
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Bob Dylan

Classic Rock Almanac April 3, 2018

In 1964 Bob Dylan enters the UK pop chart for the first time, with "The Times They Are a-Changin'."
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Leon Russell performs

Classic Rock Almanac April 2, 2018

The late Leon Russell would have celebrated his birthday today.
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 Jimmy Buffett

Classic Rock Almanac April 1, 2018

In 1977 Jimmy Buffett released his signature hit, "Margaritaville."
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