twz twz
Music History Calendar
July 06 : This Day in Music History
Event of the day
Miscellaneous

1957 : Paul McCartney first meets John Lennon at a Liverpool church festival concert by John's group, the Quarrymen.
Search for events : search

Band Dynamics (3)

1965 : Marty Balin starts recruiting members for the band that will become Jefferson Airplane.
1966 : Mike D'abo replaces Paul Jones as lead singer of Manfred Mann.
2009 : Guitarist Ryan Ross and bassist Jon Walker announce they are leaving Panic At The Disco. That leaves vocalist Brendon Urie and drummer Spencer Smith to continue the band.

Births (14)

1865 : Emile Jaques-Dalcroze
1924 : The Jazz drummer Louie Bellson, famous for his work with Duke Ellington, is born in Illinois.
1925 : Bill Haley
1931 : Della Reese
1932 : Big Dee Irwin is born DiFosco T. Ervin Jr. in Harlem, New York. Recorded a popular version of "Swinging on a Star" with Little Eva.
1937 : Gene Chandler
1940 : Dave Rowberry (The Animals)
1944 : Jan Bradley
1945 : Rik Elswit (Dr. Hook)
1949 : Mike Shrieve (Santana)
1953 : Nanci Griffith
1959 : John Keeble (Spandau Ballet)
1963 : Tim Bricheno (The Sisters Of Mercy)
1975 : 50 Cent is born Curtis Jackson III in Queens, New York.

Charts (1)

1985 : Phil Collins' "Sussudio" - a song about a girl with a funny name - hits #1.

Deaths (3)

1971 : Louis Armstrong dies of a heart attack in his sleep in Corona, Queens, New York, a month shy of his 70th birthday.
1979 : Van McCoy
2003 : Skip Battin (The Byrds, NRPS, Flying Burrito Brothers)

Debuts (2)

1964 : The Beatles' movie, A Hard Day's Night debuts in London.
1967 : Pink Floyd appear on the British TV show Top Of The Pops for the first time, performing "See Emily Play."

Miscellaneous (1)

1957 : Paul McCartney first meets John Lennon at a Liverpool church festival concert by John's group, the Quarrymen.

Movies (1)

1966 : Elvis Presley's Paradise Hawaiian Style movie opens nationwide.

Releases (2)

1965 : Jackie Wilson, Higher And Higher
1973 : Queen, Keep Yourself Alive

TV, Radio, Press (1)

1954 : WHBQ in Memphis becomes the first radio station to play an Elvis Presley record when they give That's Alright Mama a spin.
Calendar

January ( 1242 Events )

01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31        

February ( 1248 Events )

01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29            

March ( 1386 Events )

01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31        

April ( 1371 Events )

01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30          

May ( 1385 Events )

01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31        

June ( 1260 Events )

01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30          

July ( 1260 Events )

01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31        

August ( 1286 Events )

01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31        

September ( 1282 Events )

01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30          

October ( 1581 Events )

01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31        

November ( 1242 Events )

01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30          

December ( 1242 Events )

01 02 03 04 05 06 07
08 09 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31        
Widget


You can easily select between:

- One of many pre-designed looks.
- Create your your own custom widget design in matter of minutes. (available after authentication.)

Attention: This widget system is accessible for registered users only. You need to be logged in before you can choose and manage your widget!

EventLetter
Get the Music History Event of the Day delivered directly to you.

Email