Not Born on this Day…

Many good ideas on what to post come from the "this day in music"-type sites around the Web. I was visiting one earlier today and accidentally entered April 9 instead of August 9. The page that came up said...

Everything Old is New Again

On Saturday, I posted an item about the earliest sounds ever recorded. I cross-posted on DailyKos -- a cultural/political site that allows this sort of thing -- and a commenter pointed me to project by They...

Live Aid: 27 Years Ago Today…

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sHZfewPCziU&feature=player_embedded ...Hard to believe. Here is Run DMC's performance. The dual concerts, which were driven by The Boomtown Rats' Bob Geldof, were held at...

The Great John Hammond

This is from This Day in Music.com entry for July 10, 1987: Producer and record company executive John Hammond died. He brought Stevie Ray Vaughan, Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin, Leonard Cohen and Bruce...