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Noteworthy Then

1949 Lynyrd Skynyrd's Steve Gaines born…    1950 Free's Paul Kossoff dies on flight from LA to New York…     1968 Pete Townshend reveals Who plans for Rock Opera Tommy in Rolling Stone magazine…     1975 Supertramp releases Crisis, What Crisis?...   1978 Grateful Dead play first of 3 concerts at Great Pyramid in Giza, Egypt…     1979 Jethro Tull release Stormwatch…   1981 Production starts on Pink Floyd's The Wall movie…     1981 Billy Joel releases Songs in The Attic…   1981 Injunction granted to block unauthorized bio about Queen…     1981 Rolling Stones do tour warm-up at Worcester, MA club, performing under the name Blue Monday & The Cockroaches…    1993 Counting Crows release August and Everything After… 1997 Plaque unveiled outside London apartment Jimi Hendrix lived in…     1999 The Guitar John Lennon played the day he met Paul McCartney sells for $225,000…     2005 Johnny Van Zant has surgery in Nashville to remove polyp from vocal chord…     2010 The Promise, a documentary about the making of Darkness on The Edge Of Town, premiers at Toronto Film Festival. Springsteen does hour long interview with actor Ed Norton before the screening…