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Ozzy Osbourne with his Golden God award and wife Sharon Osbourne

Classic Rock Almanac July 4, 2018

In 1982 Ozzy Osbourne marries his manager, Sharon Arden, the daughter of English rock impresario Don Arden.
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Classic Rock Almanac July 3, 2018

In 1971 Jim Morrison of The Doors dies of heart failure in his bathtub in Paris at age 27, although news of his death is not made public until after he is buried.
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Paul McCartney performs

Classic Rock Almanac July 2, 2018

In 1973 the soundtrack to the "James Bond" movie Live and Let Die, featuring Wings' title track, is released.
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George Thorogood

Classic Rock Almanac July 1, 2018

In 1977 George Thorogood and the Destroyers release their self-titled debut album
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The Beatles

Classic Rock Almanac June 30, 2018

In 2006 Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Yoko Ono and Olivia Harrison are all on hand in Las Vegas for the premiere of Love, a Cirque de Soleil production.
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Bruce Springsteen

Classic Rock Almanac June 29, 2018

In 1984, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band begin the Born in the U.S.A. and film a video for "Dancing in the Dark" with film director Brian DePalma and an unknown named Courteney Cox.
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Paul McCartney performs

Classic Rock Almanac June 28, 2018

In 1974 Paul McCartney releases "Band on the Run" as a single in Britain.
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Graham Nash, Steven Stills, Neil Young and David Crosby

Classic Rock Almanac June 27, 2018

In 1970 Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young rush-release the single "Ohio."
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Peter Frampton

Classic Rock Almanac June 26, 2018

In 1976 Peter Frampton's "Baby I Love Your Way" is released.
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Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa

Classic Rock Almanac June 25, 2018

In 1984 Singer Patti Scialfa joins Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band just four days before the start of the Born in the USA tour.
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