Today In Music History: 12/06/17Today in Music History features the first ever double A side single, The first live album of all new material, the death of a legend, and a number 1 song the lead vocalist didn't even like.
Today In Music History: 12/04/17It's a "Smoke on The Water," "Ridin' The Storm Out" kind of day on Today in Music History. Tommy Bolin OD's, Roy Orbison performs his final concert and U2 plays for just 9 people in London.
Today In Music History: 08/29/17Roy Orbison gives us "Oh, Pretty Woman," The Eagles end their "Hotel California" tour right here in Florida, U2 plays Yankee Stadium and Cher is live on HBO from Vegas....Today in Music History.
Today In Music History: 05/22/17Sticky FIngers goes #1, Bernie Taupin is having a birthday, Roy Orbison sings on "Saturday Night Live" and Johnny Carson ends his run on "The Tonight Show."
Expanded Roy Orbison Concert Film, Album Coming for 30th AnniversaryThe iconic 1987 concert included guests like Bruce Springsteen, Elvis Costello, Bonnie Raitt, k.d. Lang, Tom Waits and Jackson Browne.
Today In Music History: 12/06/16Tons of Beatles history, Today in Music History, plus we get the death of a legend and the re-birth of one of the 70's greatest bands.
Today In Music History: 10/11/16Happy Birthday Daryl Hall, who is 70 today. We also get Roy Orbison on The Ed Sullivan Show, Brian Wilson from The Beach Boys on stage with Jimmy Buffett and John Lennon gives us "Imagine."
Today In Music History: 08/29/16It's an all-star lineup today for music history. We have Elvis, The Beatles, U2, and Roy Orbison for your reading and listening enjoyment.
Roy Orbison's 'Oh Pretty Woman' Named 'Iconic Riff'Co-written by Orbison and Bill Dees the song became one of Orbison's biggest hits to date, selling seven million copies and spending three weeks at number one on both the Billboard Hot 100, and has been covered by Al Green, John Mellencamp, Johnny Rivers, Bon Jovi, Green Day and Van Halen.It also, of course, was used at the title for the 1990 blockbuster movie Pretty Woman starring Julia Roberts and Richard Gere.
Nearly Impossible Trivia: The Last Show For 'The Big O'Today's NIT question focuses on legendary rocker Roy Orbison, or more accurately, his Traveling Wilburys alter-ego ...
Bruce Springsteen at SXSW: Loves Doo-Wop, Soul, Ripped Off The Animals
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