Which top-selling band announced its breakup on this date? Which Rolling Store celebrated a birthday? Why did fans barricade the Cavern Club?
Every day has some music history. And it’s fun, as always, to dig in a little a make a list.
Our hyper-productive pal, Scott Freiman (creator of the Deconstructing the Beatles film series), is curating short videos that examine each day’s musical events.
When you have 40 seconds to spare, please take a look at today’s edition:
You can see them all here.
This is an experiment. If you like these clips, we’ll keep going. Do please let us know what you think.
Photo: spaztacular, CC BY 2.0, via Wikimedia Commons