Today In Music History: 12/09/16

Let’s start your Friday back in 1974, when George Harrison released his fourth studio album, “Dark Horse.”

it was on this day in 1978, that The Blues Brothers, John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd, released their version of “Soul Man.” They had performed the song less than two weeks earlier on “Saturday Night Live.”

A day after her husband John Lennon was killed, Yoko Ono issued a statement that read: “There is no funeral for John. John loved and prayed for the human race. Please do the same for him. Love, Yoko and Sean.”

 (Photo by Jack Kay/Daily Express/Getty Images)

(Photo by Jack Kay/Daily Express/Getty Images)

It was on this day in 1992 after 30 years and two days that bass player Bill Wyman left the Rolling Stones.

Let’s jump to the year 2000, when U2 performed “Beautiful Day” and “Elevation” during their first appearance on “Saturday Night Live.”

And finally, it was 6 years ago today that Florida’s Clemency Board posthumously pardoned the late Jim Morrison of the Doors for his 40-year-old conviction for indecent exposure and profanity during a 1969 concert at Miami’s Dinner Key Auditorium. 


Today in Music History is brought to you by Cory Fairbanks Mazda.

What’s the story at Cory? For over 20 years Cory Fairbanks Mazda in Longwood has been your friend in the car business. We sell more because We care more!

More from Domino

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From 1059 SUNNY FM

Get The App
Blues Traveler Winning WednesdayListen this Wednesday to win your tickets to see Blues Traveler.

Listen Live