As they said on the hit tv show, The Sopranos, It’s Time To Open The Books For May 23rd. From Madonna to Bruce Springsteen we have a lot to cover.
2014 -The parents of a camera assistant who was killed after being hit by a train while shooting footage for a biopic about Gregg Allman were suing the musician and the film’s producers
2002 -‘Up For Grabs’ opened at London’s Wyndham’s Theatre featuring Madonna in the lead role.
2000 -Noel Gallagher walked out on his band Oasis during a European tour. The move was put down to a series of burst-ups with his brother Liam
2000 – Eminem released his third studio album the Marshall Mathers LP. It debuted at No.1 on the Billboard 200, staying atop for eight consecutive weeks, and went on to sell over 25 million copies worldwide
1991 -Photographer Michael Lavine took what would be the publicity shots for Nirvana’s Nevermind album at Jay Aaron Studios in Los Angeles.
1987 -Twelve former members of the Doobie Brothers reunited for a charity concert at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles. The show raised $350,000 for Vietnam veterans
1978 -Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band kicked off their 117 show Darkness Tour at Shea’s Buffalo, in Buffalo, New York.
1970 – Matt Flynn, drummer of Maroon 5.
1967 -Philip James Selway, drummer with Radiohead.
1965 – Simon Gilbert, drummer from English alternative rock band Suede
1946 -Daniel Klein, bassist with American rock band The J Geils Band
1943 -Norman Johnson, (General Johnson), Chairmen Of The Board
1928 -Rosemary Clooney, Singer who came to prominence in the early 1950s with the novelty hit ‘Come On-a My House