On this day, February 2, 1942…Singer/songwriter Graham Nash was born in Blackpool, England. He first gained fame in the early 60s as a member of the Hollies, and then in 1968 he teamed with Stephen Stills and David Crosby to form Crosby, Stills & Nash, with Neil Young joining them a year later. They performed their... Read More.
February 2nd is Groundhog Day. There is history behind this folklore and the annual ceremony in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania.Groundhog Day was first documented by storekeeper James Morris of Morgantown, Pennsylvania on Feb 4th, 1841. He states: ‘Last Tuesday the 2nd was Candlemas Day, the day... Read More.
The details of the annual Cliff Burton Day stream, which celebrates the life and legacy of the late Metallica bassist, have been announced.The online event will take place on February 10, which would've been Burton's 61st birthday. Host Nicholas Gomez will be interviewing Burton's... Read More.
On this day: February 1, 1972Neil Young released his fourth studio album, Harvest, which went on to be a classic and signature album for him. The record peaked at number one on the Billboard 200 album chart and became the bestselling album of 1972.Harvest featured two classic Young songs,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Valentine's Day celebrations just got sweeter with four new doughnuts at Krispy Kreme.The new heart-shaped doughnuts, which hit menus Tuesday, are made with real Hershey's milk chocolate and Hershey's kisses, and are perfect to share with friends or loved ones during... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Amanda Scher, Ross Mtangi and Julia Ghahramani were three working professionals in New York City who did not know each other but shared a deadly commonality: on the same day in March 2021, they each ordered cocaine from Billy Ortega that... Read More.
On this day, January 31, 1981…Blondie’s single “The Tide Is High” became their third number one song. The track was a remake of a 1967 rocksteady song originally recorded by Jamaican group The Paragons.In addition to the U.S., “The Tide Is High” also went on... Read More.
On this day, January 30, 1969 …The Beatles gave their final public performance on Apple Records' rooftop in London. In 42 minutes, the band, which was joined by guest keyboardist Billy Preston, did nine takes of five songs — “Get Back,” “Don’t Let Me Down,” “I’ve Got A Feeling,” “One... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Second Gentleman Doug Emhoff visited the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum in Poland Friday, marking Holocaust Remembrance Day and the 78th anniversary of the death camp's liberation.In an emotional visit, Emhoff laid a wreath at Auschwitz and placed a white stone, a Jewish... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- First lady Jill Biden on Wednesday gave both of her 2021 inaugural outfits to The First Ladies Collection, part of the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History.Biden presented her ocean blue dress and matching overcoat, designed by Alexandra O'Neill, which she wore... Read More.