social_icons twitter facebook text_us videoiphone_app
Classic Rock

Shannon's Blog

 




This Day In Rock 3/27/13

2008 - The Allman Brothers Band postpone their annual run at New York's Beacon Theater because Gregg Allman is recovering from treatments for Hepatitis C.
 
2006 - The readers of F-H-M name Scarlett Johansson the Sexiest Woman in the World.
 
2003 - The Rolling Stones announce that they've cancelled their upcoming shows in Singapore --scheduled to take place the next two nights -- due to concern over the recent SARS outbreak in Southeast Asia.
 
1998- The Food and Drug Administration approves the impotence drug Viagra.
 
1992 - During a Zoo-TV concert in Detroit, U2 singer Bono notices an ad for pizza on the onstage TV monitors. He phones in an order for 10-thousand pepperoni pies for the audience, but only about 100 are actually delivered.
 
1986- Sammy Hagar does his first show as lead singer of Van Halen, in Shreveport, Lousiana.
 
1975 - Jerry Garcia is pulled over for speeding on the New Jersey Turnpike and arrested when police find drugs in his car.
 
1975- The Tommy movie premieres in London.
 
1973- Rolling Stone magazine reports that Carlos Santana, a disciple of guru Sri Chinmoy, has changed his name to Devadip, which means "the lamp of the light of the Supreme."
 
1966- Beatles John Lennon and Paul McCartney win the Ivor Novello Award for writing "Michelle," the most performed song in Britain in 1966.
 
1964 - Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits is released. 1967
A massive earthquake rocks Alaska.
 
1958 - Nikita Khrushchev becomes Premier of the Soviet Union.
 

 


Tags :  
Topics : Entertainment_Culture
Social :
Locations : AlaskaDetroitLondonNew YorkShreveportSoutheast Asia
People : Beatles John LennonBob DylanCarlos SantanaGregg AllmanJerry GarciaNikita KhrushchevPaul McCartneySammy HagarScarlett Johansson




 
04/01/2013 3:48PM
This Day In Rock 3/27/13
Please Enter Your Comments Below
Title :
Comment :


advertise with us
Recent Blog Posts
Gloria Interviews Def Leppard's Joe Elliot!
Tom Jones
Holiday things to do!!
Holiday things to do!!
Brian Adams
Iris talks to the creator of Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Paul O'neill
Joe Lynn Turner and Carmine Appice
Weekend things to do!
Categories
Archives