This Day In Music History
1960 – Elvis Presley takes the train from Nashville to Miami to record a TV show with Frank Sinatra. The special is to welcome him home from the Army.
1978 – In today’s issue of Rolling Stone, it’s reported that Fleetwood Mac are planning on performing in Moscow. However, their adviser Michael Shapiro says there’s one small condition: “Everything of course, depends on world peace.”
1985 – Billy Joel marries model Christie Brinkley, kicking off nine years of wedded bliss and furious envy by guys who think they’re better looking than the Long Island Liberace.
1995 – Duran Duran release Thank You, a collection of cover versions generally considered to be one of the worst albums ever recorded.