Look for the lovely Brandi Carlile on Jimmy Fallon show tonight, then Memorial Day Weekend on Pensacola Beach with Indigo Girls & Kristy Lee!
Here are the Â musical birthdays for March 21…
Rose Stone (singer-keyboardist) is 68
– Member of Sly and the Family Stone
Eddie Money (singer) is 64
– Had many hits like â€œTake Me Home Tonightâ€
Roger Hodgson (singer-guitarist) is 63
– Frontman for Supertramp
Conrad Lozano (bassist) is 62
– Bassist for Los Lobos
Russell Thompkins Jr. (singer) is 62
– Singer for the Stylistics
DJ Premier (DJ) is 47
– Member of Gang Starr
MC Maxim (singer) is 46
– Member of Prodigy
Jonas â€œJokerâ€ Berggren (keyboardist) is 46
– Member of Ace of Base
Andrew Copeland (guitarist) is 45
– Guitarist for Sister Hazel
MUSIC HISTORY FOR MARCH 21
In 1952â€¦Radio DJ Alan Freed staged the Moondog Coronation Ball, which was billed as the â€œfirst ever rock â€˜nâ€™ roll stage show”
In 1956â€¦Carl Perkins was injured in a car crash that killed both his manager and his brother, Jay. By the time Perkins got out of the hospital, Elvis Presley had a hit with Perkinsâ€™ song â€œBlue Suede Shoes.â€
In 1961â€¦The Beatles played The Cavern Club in Liverpool, England for the first time.
In 1969â€¦John Lennon and Yoko Ono left Paris for Amsterdam, where they staged their first bed-in on their honeymoon.
In 1970â€¦The Faces, with new singer Rod Stewart, released their debut album First Step. Before Stewart joined the group, they were known as The Small Faces.
In 1976â€¦David Bowie and Iggy Pop were busted for suspected marijuana possession in New York, but the charges were later dropped.
In 1980â€¦In England, The Jam entered the singles chart at number one with â€œGoing Underground.â€ Itâ€™s the first time that had happened since Gary Glitterâ€™s â€œI Love You Love Me Loveâ€ in 1973.
In 1983â€¦Pink Floyd released The Final Cut, their last album recorded with Roger Waters.
In 1984â€¦The number-one song in America was Van Halenâ€™s â€œJump.â€
In 1986â€¦The Pet Shop Boys released Please.
In 1987â€¦ZZ Top wrapped up their Afterburner world tour with a final show in Honolulu.
In 1989â€¦Dick Clark announced that he would no longer host American Bandstand
In 1989â€¦Madonna released her album Like a Prayer.
In 1991â€¦The renowned guitar inventor Leo Fender died.
In 1994â€¦Bruce Springsteen took home a Best Original Song Oscar forÂ â€œStreets of Philadelphia.â€
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