On This Day: August 28

August 28th has been a historical day over the years in the music industry.

In 1964 the Beatles made an appearance on the cover of “LIFE” magazine.

In 1967 a Hell’s Angel member had a memorable wake. The Grateful Dead and Big Brother and the Holding Company preformed for those who had come to offer condolences to the family.

In 1972  David Bowie and the Spiders from Mars rocked Carnegie Hall in New York. It was their debut concert at Carnegie Hall.

In 1988 – The  single “Harvester of Sorrow” by Metallica dropped.

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