1936 – Born on September 7th in Lubbock, Texas. An American singer and songwriter who produced some of the most distinctive and influential work in rock music. 1948 – He became seriously interested in music at about age 12 and pursued it with remarkable natural ability. 1955 – After hearing Elvis Presley, Holly ..
US rock Guitarist, songwriter ..
1943 – Harrison was born in Wavertree, Liverpool, England on the 25th of February. 1954-1959 – Attended Liverpool Institute for Boys and left the institute without getting any achievements. He worked as an apprentice electrician in Liverpool. 1956 – He meets Paul McCartney. 1958 – He meets John Lennon through Paul, and joins John and ..
US rock musician 1990-1994 – drummer with Nirvana. 1995 – While he was drumming with Nirvana, Dave Grohl was recording original songs at home that never received public release. Those tapes would become the foundation of Foo Fighters. Like Nirvana, Foo Fighters melded loud, heavy guitars with pretty melodies and mixed punk sensibilities ..
1945 – He was born on the 28th day of May this year in Berkeley, California, USA. 1958 – He and his brother, Tom Fogerty, formed the band in El Cerrito, California as Tommy Fogerty and the Blue Velvets. 1966 – He joined an Army reserve unit. He served at Fort Bragg, Fort ..
1958 – Béla Fleck, born on the 10th of July in New York City, New York. He is an American virtuoso banjo player. He is most well known for his work with the band Béla Fleck and the Flecktones, which he has described as "a mixture of acoustic and electronic music with a lot of ..
US country guitarist, musician, ..
1961 – Dave ‘The Edge’ Evans, born on the 8th of August in Barking, Essex, in East London, to parents of Welsh descent, Gwenda and Garvin Evans. 1976 – He spotted Larry’s note on the Mount Temple Comprehensive High School bulletin board, which asked for anyone interested in forming a band. 1977 – ..
1941 – Born on May 24th in Duluth, Minnesota. American folksinger who moved from folk to rock music in the 1960s, infusing the lyrics of rock and roll, theretofore concerned mostly with boy-girl romantic innuendo, with the intellectualism of classic literature and poetry. 1955 – He acquired his first guitar at age 14 and ..
1928 – He was born on the 30th day of December this year in McComb, Mississippi. 1955 – He was the first African-American to appear on The Ed Sullivan Show. 1972 – He played with The Grateful Dead at the Academy of Music in New York City. This concert was released for the ..