On This Day, July 14, 1982: The movie of Pink Floyd’s ‘The Wall’ premieres in London

On This Day, July 14, 1982...A movie based on Pink Floyd’s classic album The Wall opened at The Empire, Leicester Square in London, England. Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters, David Gilmour and Nick Mason all attended the premiere, as did such fellow musicians as Pete Townshend, Sting, Roger Taylor, Andy Summers and more. Directed by Alan Parker, with a screenplay by... Read More.

On This Day, June 12, 1982: Bruce Springsteen, James Taylor and more headline Rally for Nuclear Disarmament in New York

On This Day, June 12, 1982…Bruce Springsteen, James Taylor, Jackson Browne, Joan Baez, Linda Ronstadt and Gary U.S. Bonds performed for a million protestors at Rally for Nuclear Disarmament in New York’s Central Park.The gathering was the largest anti-nuclear weapons demonstration in U.S. history.In 2018, a two-CD set featuring highlights from... Read More.