Music History for
1850 - Wagner’s opera, "Lohengrin," was performed for the first time.
1931 - "You Rascal You" was recorded by Henry "Red" Allen with the Luis
1963 - Peter, Paul & Mary performed "Blowin' In The Wind" before
Civil Rights marchers who had gathered in Washington to hear
Martin Luther King Jr. speak.
1964 - The Beatles appeared on the cover of "LIFE" magazine.
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1967 - The Grateful Dead and Big Brother and the Holding Company
played at the wake of a Hell's Angels member who had been
struck by a car in San Francisco, CA.
1978 - Devo released their "Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo" LP.
1984 - The Jacksons’ Victory Tour broke the record for concert ticket
sales. The group surpassed the 1.1 million mark in only two
1986 - Tina Turner was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame.
1988 - The Metallica single "Harvester of Sorrow" was released.
1995 - Oingo Boingo announced they would break up following a series
of Halloween shows in California.
1997 - The first Genesis album in six years was premiered live in an
Album Network radio special and simultaneous webcast at