The Rock History Report for December 15th
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1967 - The Beach Boys touched down in Paris to meet the Maharishi Yogi and learn transcendental meditation.
1968 - Jefferson Airplane's Grace Slick appeared in blackface on the Smothers Brothers TV show.
1969 - John Lennon made his last performance in England at a UNICEF benefit in London.
1977 - The U.S. denied the Sex Pistols visas to enter the country, just two days prior to their scheduled appearance on Saturday Night Live.
1992 - Nirvana issued Incesticide, an album of b-sides and rarities.
1997 - INXS, who were reluctant to talk about the death of frontman Michael Hutchence, released a tape of an interview in which they spoke candidly about the life and death of their singer.
1942 Dave Clark of the Dave Clark Five
1946 Carmin Appice of Vanilla Fudge
1955 Paul Simonon of the Clash
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