Classic Rock Almanac December 21, 2014


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ANNIVERSARIES

1989-Carlos Santana and wife Debbie have a daughter who they name Angelica Faith.

1979-The Eagles, Chicago and Linda Ronstadt play the first of two benefits for California governor (and Ronstadt’s boyfriend) Jerry Brown’s presidential campaign at the San Diego Sports Arena.

1970-In a weird meeting of the minds, Elvis Presley goes to the White House to volunteer his services to President Nixon in the fight against drugs.

1969-Ginger Baker’s Airforce — which includes all of Blind Faith except Eric Clapton, plus Denny Laine and Traffic’s Chris Wood –does its first show, in Amsterdam, Holland.

1968-The Beatles’ White Album is issued in the U-K.

1967-The Rolling Stones release Their Satanic Majesties Request in the U-S.

1966-The Beach Boys’ “Good Vibrations” single and their Little Deuce Coupe and Shut Down, Volume 2 albums are certified gold.

1964-Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts’s Ode to a High Flying Bird, a children’s book…

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