This Day in Music History: October 28th
2003: At a Pearl Jam concert in Santa Barbara, CA, Chris Cornell joined them onstage for an impromptu reunion of the supergroup Temple of the Dog for renditions of “Hunger Strike” and “Reach Down”.
2003: David Bowie & supermodel wife Iman signed on to be the new spokesmodels for Tommy Hilfiger.
1989: Aerosmith peaked at number five on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart with “Love in an Elevator” which was their fourth top ten single in the U.S.
1989: Motley Crue peaked at number six on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart with “Dr. Feelgood” which was their first top ten single in the U.S.
1989: Don Henley made his first appearance on Saturday Night Live performing “The Last Worthless Evening” and “The Boys of Summer”.
1978: Alice Cooper made a guest appearance on The Muppet Show where he performed “Welcome to my Nightmare”, “You and Me” & “School’s Out”.
1978: Queen kicked off their tour in support of Jazz at the Dallas Convention Center in Dallas.
1972: The United States Council for World Affairs announced that “Join Together” by The Who has become their official theme song.
1958: Buddy Holly made his final major television appearance on American Bandstand where he lip-synched to “It’s So Easy” and “Heartbeat”.
Rickie Reynolds-guitarist for Black Oak Arkansas born in 1948
Desmond Child born in 1953
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