Today in Rock History: November 5th

Published On November 5, 2018 | By Ryan Valdron | Rock Lounge, Today In Rock History

2000: The Who made a guest appearance on The Simpsons’ 250th episode. Pete Townshend didn’t voice himself as he thought somebody else would like in Yellow Submarine. Townshend’s brother Paul provided the voice of Pete.

1999: It was announced that Gary Cherone was no longer the singer for Van Halen, after recording just one album with the band, 1998’s Van Halen III.

1970: Led Zeppelin released “Immigrant Song” which later reached number 16 on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

1967: Bob Dylan recorded “All Along the Watchtower” at Columbia Studio A in Nashville. The song would go on to be covered by The Jimi Hendrix Experience, U2, Neil Young & the Grateful Dead.

Birthdays:

Bryan Adams born in 1959

 

 

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