Brief Background: Truth was mainly recorded in May of 1968, but a few songs were taken from single releases which were recorded in 1966 and 1967. 408 more words
Today’s Question: Cars keyboardist Greg Hawkes turns 62 years old today (October 22nd).
Before assembling The Cars in 1976, Hawkes, singer-guitarist Ric Ocasek and bassist-singer Ben Orr were in a band that recorded one unsuccessful album before breaking up. 281 more words
So before we get to the meat of this post, I’ll start off by saying that this week’s #tbt was damn tough to come up with, and as you’ll notice, not strictly “metal”-related. 400 more words
1967 : Keith Moon of The Who rigs his bass drum to explode at the end of “My Generation” during the group’s appearance on CBS-TV’s Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour, but doesn’t realize that the stage crew had already set the charge. 141 more words