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On This Day: The Nerk Twins


In this week in 1960, almost half a century ago, in the outskirts of Reading, Berkshire, John Lennon and Paul McCartney appeared in their only known performance as a duo, dubbing...

The Time Machine: February 26th 1995


On this day in 1995, the late, great Frank Sinatra made his final live performance, to a select group of around 1,200 people at the Frank Sinatra Desert Classic golf tournament....

The Time Machine: February 19th 1982


There comes a time in every performer’s life when they must ask themselves why they peed on the Alamo whilst wearing a dress. On this day, February 19th, in 1982, Black Sabbath...

The Time Machine: February 12th 1961


On this day, the 12th February, in 1961, Detroit group The Miracles’ song ‘Shop Around’ became Motown’s first million-selling single. Not only was this a milestone for...