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1964 - The bad boys of The Rolling Stones arrived late for BBC radio shows, Top Gear and Saturday Club and were consequently banned by the network.

1974 - Gary Wright left Spooky Tooth to begin a solo career.

1976 - Jerry Lee Lewis was arrested outside the gates of Graceland after showing up for the second time in a single night and shouting, waving a pistol in the air and demanding to see the King.

1979 - Marianne Faithful was arrested at Norway’s Oslo Airport for possession of marijuana.

1993 - Metallica's album Garage Inc. hit stores worldwide, though U.S. fans had to wait until the next day to get their hands on the effort.


1954 Bruce Hornsby

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