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Happy Birthday Brother Gregg Allman!

Last year, our beloved Beacon run was postponed due to your health issues.  This upcoming year’s Beacon shows will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Allman Brothers Band.  129 more words

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Happy Birthday Little Richard & Jim Messina

Little Richard (born Richard Wayne Penniman) turns 76 today

Little Richard – Tutti Frutti

Little Richard – Long Tall Sally

Jim Messina (Loggins & Messina) turns 61… 29 more words

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Led Zeppelin Broke Up 28 Years Ago Today (December 4th 1980)

On September 25th, 1980, Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham passed away at the way too young age of 32 when he accidentally asphyxiated in his sleep after a prolonged drinking session during rehearsals which ended at Jimmy Page’s Old Mill House, Windsor property. 120 more words

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Blockbuster Video to sell Live Nation concert tickets in their stores

Full Story on Yahoo News

SAN FRANCISCO – Blockbuster Inc. will begin selling concert tickets at about 500 of its video rental stores, bolstering its effort to create a one-stop shop for entertainment. 170 more words

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John and Yoko released Happy Xmas (War is Over) December 1st 1971

And so begins the holiday season….

(Happy Xmas Kyoko
Happy Xmas Julian)

So this is Xmas
And what have you done
Another year over
And a new one just begun… 173 more words

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Cream's Farewell Concert Was 40 Years Ago Today in London

On November 26, 1968, Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker took the stage for the final time as Cream at London’s Royal Albert Hall.  It is amazing to think that Cream only recorded and played together for 24 months (2 years). 39 more words

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Do They Know It's Christmas? - Band Aid Benefit Recorded 24 Years Ago Today

(All info via wikipedia)

Do They Know It’s Christmas?” is a song written by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure in 1984 specifically to raise money for relief of… 349 more words

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