Today In Rock History… December 3rd
In 1964 The Rolling Stones received their second U.K. number one single with their version of ‘Little Red Rooster’
In 1977 Paul McCartney & Wings topped the U.K. Singles Chart with their song “Mull of Kintyre”, holding the top for nine weeks. It would later became the first single to sell more than two million copies in the U.K.
In 1979 At a The Who’s concert at Riverfront Coliseum in Cincinnati, eleven people were trampled to death after a stampede to claim general admission seats.
In 1980 Kiss performed their last concert with original guitarist Ace Frehley at Western Springs Stadium in Auckland, New Zealand until their 1996 reunion tour.
Happy Birthday to…
Ozzy Osbourne born in 1948
Mickey Thomas-singer for Jefferson Starship born in 1949