991 PLR. Connecticut's #1 Rock Station

This Day in Music History: October 22nd

Driven by Toyota Dealers Association of Connecticut

1998: Bob Dylan performed a sold out concert in his hometown of Duluth, MN at the Duluth Entertainment Center. It was Dylan’s first concert in many years near his hometown of Hibbing.

1996: Journey released their first album in ten years Trial by Fire which went on to peak at number three on the Billboard 200 album chart & sell a million copies in the U.S. It was their last album with Steve Perry & Steve Smith.

1993: Rush drummer Neil Peart interviewed future Canadian Prime Minister Jean Chretien on Much Music.

1990: Pearl Jam performed their first concert at the Off-Ramp Café in Seattle. The band’s name at the time of their debut performance was Mookie Blaylock.

1982: In Worcester, MA its Van Halen Day as the band began a three-night stand at the Worcester Centrum.

1980: Dire Straits kicked off their third tour of North America at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver.

1977: Foreigner peaked at number six on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart with “Cold as Ice” which was their second top ten single in the U.S.

1976: Bob Seger released his ninth studio album Night Moves which was his first album with The Silver Bullet Band. The album went on to reach number eight on the Billboard 200 album chart and sell six million copies in the U.S.

1964: The High Numbers failed an audition with EMI Records. That band would go on to be better known as The Who.

Leslie West-guitarist for Mountain born in 1945

Driven by Toyota Dealers Association of Connecticut

Leave a comment:

showing all comments · Subscribe to comments
  1. skyouts posted on 10/24/2014 03:13 AM
    Fears heightened after IS posted a series of videos online showing the separate murders of US journalists ugg boots sale uk James Foley and Steven Sotloff and two British aid workers, David Haines and most recently Mr Henning. Footage claiming to show Mr Henning's murder appeared on the internet last Friday, cheap ugg boots uk just days after the UK joined US-led air strikes against the terrorists in Iraq. In addition, an apparent IS fighter with a British accent appeared unmasked in another film encouraging ''brothers'' in Western countries to ''rise up'' ugg boots clearance and commit acts of terror in their home countries.
showing all comments