1981: The Grateful Dead & The Allman Brothers Band canceled a scheduled concert at the Tangerine Bowl in Orlando due to only 10,000 tickets being sold for a stadium that held 60,000.
1973: The New York Dolls performed their first concert at Biba’s Rainbow Room in London.
1971: Ray Manzarek, Robbie Krieger & John Densmore announced that The Doors would carry on after Jim Morrison’s death earlier in the year. They would later split up in October of 1973.
1992: Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman’s divorce settlement with Mandy Smith was finalized. Smith received the couple’s home, its contents & legal fees.
1974: Gary Wright announced his departure as the keyboardist for Spooky Tooth. Two years later Wright had hits with “Dream Weaver” and “Love Is Alive”.
1971: Led Zeppelin played the first of back to back “Electric Magic” concerts at London’s Wembley Empire Pool. These concerts featured circus performers.
1988: Bon Jovi reached the top of the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart for the third time as “Bad Medicine” began a two week run at number one.
1978: Billy Joel reach the top of the Billboard 200 Album Chart for the first time with 52nd Street as it began the first of eight non-consecutive weeks on top.
1970: Elton John recorded his first live album during a live radio broadcast at A&R Recording Studios in New York City. The album was released the following year as 11-17-70.
1991: Guns N’ Roses peaked at number ten on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart with “Don’t Cry” which was their fifth top ten single in the U.S.
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