Today In Rock History…Aug.8th

Published On August 8, 2017 | By Connor Hutchinson | Rock Lounge, Today In Rock History

In 1999, The Guess Who reunited with Randy Bachman & Burton Cummings for the first time in 16 years to appear at the closing of the Pan American Games in Winnipeg as a personal request from the Premier of Manitoba.

In 1987, U2 reached the top of the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart for the second and final time with “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For”.

In 1970, Christine McVie flew to the U.S. to join Fleetwood Mac shortly after announcing that she was quitting the music business.

Happy Birthday to…

Rikki Rockett – drummer for Poison born in 1959
The Edge – guitarist for U2 born in 1961

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