ROCKinsights Members

Noteworthy Then



1983 Allen Toussaint born.

1947 T-Bone Burnett born.

1959 Queensryche’s Geoff Tate born.

1967 Counting Crows Steve Bowman born.

1967 Grateful Dead and Jefferson Airplane play first Be-In, San Francisco.

1967 Zakk Wylde born.

1968 Nirvana & Foo Fighters Dave Grohl born.

1977 David Bowie releases Low.

1978 John Lennon Bag One art display opens in London.

1980 Rush releases Permanent Waves.

1985 John Fogerty releases Centerfield.

2009 Jeff Beck, Metallica, Bobby Womack inducted into Rock Hall Of Fame.

2011 John Mellencamp files for divorce from wife Elaine, ending 20 year marriage.

2012 Roger Waters marries for the 4th time, exchanging vows with Laurie Durning, fiancé of 7 years, during a small ceremony on Long Island.

2014 Bruce Springsteen releases High Hopes.

2014 Jimmy Fallon & Bruce Springsteen perform version of Born To Run reworked as a parody of Jersey Governor Chris Christie's bridge lane closure scandal.

2020 Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa attend son Sam's swearing-in ceremony as a Jersey City firefighter.