Music History for
1940 - Xavier Cugat and his orchestra recorded "Orchids in the Moonlight."
1956 - Big band leader and trombone soloist Tommy Dorsey died.
1962 - The Beatles recorded "Please Please Me."
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1968 - Cream gave its last concert at the Royal Albert Hall in London.
1969 - The Band received a gold record for the album "The Band."
1976 - The Sex Pistols' "Anarchy in the U.K." was released.
1980 - The film "Rockshow" premiered in New York City. The concert film was by Paul McCartney and Wings during their 1976 North American tour.
1999 - 98 Degrees performed several songs and sold some exclusive band merchandise on the Home Shopping Network.