Gene Simmons’ influence apparently knows no bounds. He bragged in a recent interview that Oasis’ Liam Gallagher named his son after him. At least that’s what The Demon claims, and why would he lie.
GWAR wins the best tour name award, as they announce the Spring 2022 ‘Black Death Rager World Tour’.
In the History of Rock in 1966 – Stephen Stills, Neil Young, Richie Furay, Bruce Palmer and Dewey Martin created the group, Buffalo Springfield. Their stay on the rock music scene would only last a couple of years before the group would fragment.
In 1980 – London auction house Sotheby’s holds its first ever auction of rock memorabilia. Among the notable items sold were four U.S. dollar bills signed by The Beatles that went for $528.
And in 2018 – Journey’s “Greatest Hits” became just the third album to spend 500 weeks on the Billboard 200. It joined Bob Marley And The Wailers’ “Legend” at 510 weeks and Pink Floyd’s “The Dark Side of the Moon” at 937 weeks.