The Rock History Report for October 1st
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1967 - Pink Floyd landed in New York to set out on their first U.S. tour.
1970 - Jimi Hendrix was laid to rest in Seattle, Washington.
1977 - Elton John became the first rock musician to be honored in New York City's Madison Square Garden Hall of Fame.
1980 - Paul Simons semi-autobiographical film One Trick Pony premiered in New York City.
1995 - The Farm Aid concert raised almost $1 million from their Louisville, Kentucky show. Featured musicians included Willie Nelson, Neil Young, John Mellencamp, Hootie and the Blowfish, and The Dave Matthews Band.
1996 Nirvanas live album From the Muddy Banks of the Wishkah was released.
1998 - The Hollywood Walk of Fame added John Fogertys star to its revered ranks.
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