classic rock almanac

REO Speedwagon

Classic Rock Almanac February 21, 2019

In 1981 REO Speedwagon started a 15 week run at the top of the Billboard album chart with "Hi Infidelity".
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Walter Becker

Classic Rock Almanac February 20, 2019

The late Walter Becker was born today in 1950.
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Geezer Butler, Tony Iommi, Ozzy Osbourne and Paul Williams

Classic Rock Almanac February 19, 2019

Tony Iommi was born today in 1948.
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Dennis DeYoung

Classic Rock Almanac February 18, 2019

Dennis DeYoung was born today in 1947.
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Classic Rock Almanac February 17, 2019

In 1976 The Eagles release their "Greatest Hits 1971 - 1975" album.
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The Beatles

Classic Rock Almanac February 16, 2019

In 1964 The Beatles appear for the second week in a row on The Ed Sullivan Show, with an estimated audience of 70 million watching.
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A tribute to Glenn Frey is performed during the 58th Grammy Awards

Classic Rock Almanac February 15, 2019

In 2016 the Grammys paid tribute to the late Glenn Frey when Eagles co-founders Don Henley and Bernie Leadon, along with guitarist Joe Walsh, bassist Tim Schmit and Jackson Browne, took the stage for a rendition of "Take It Easy".
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Peter Gabriel performs

Classic Rock Almanac February 13, 2019

Peter Gabriel was born today in 1950.
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Ray Manzarek, Robby Krieger

Classic Rock Almanac February 12, 2019

The late Ray Manzarek was born today in 1939.
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The Beatles

Classic Rock Almanac February 11, 2019

In 1963 The Beatles spent ten hours at Abbey Road studios recording the tracks that would make up the bulk of their first album.
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