Grateful Dead

Mar 272013
 
Musical Birthdays / History - March 27

Celebrating birthdays today are Tony Banks, Andrew Farris and Brendan Hill. History notes: Lyle Lovett trampled by a bull, Michael Stipe goes to court, Clapton steals George Harrison’s wife and more…

Mar 212013
 
Musical Birthdays and History for March 21

Includes last Dead performance with Jerry Garcia, first time Beatles played together, death of Leo Fender and look for tonight Brandi Carlile on Jimmy Fallon show.

Jul 112012
 
Rock 'n Roll History notes & birthdays - July 11

Birthday celebraters today include Weezer bassist, Heather Locklear’s ex, and the Godfather of Goth. History notes on this day rock star becomes designer, Rust Never Sleeps debut, surgery woes for R.E.M. and Pink Floyd co-founder dies.

Jul 102012
 
3:30 Theme Park Challenge - July 10

Can you guess the common theme?
Pink Floyd ‘Shine on you Crazy Diamond’
Dave Matthews Band ‘Two Step’
Grateful Dead ‘Shakedown Street’

Jul 092012
 
Music History Notes and Birthdays Today July 9

born this day include Tom Hanks, Courtney Love, Jim Kerr (Simple Minds), OJ Simpson,… history notes include the debut of Dick Clark’s American Bandstand, Courtney Love shenanigans, Rolling Stones jam with Muddy Waters and the story of Smoke on the Water.