Carl Perkins
Carl Perkins

Today was a huge day in music history. Here’s just quick snapshot of how July 29 looked in years past:

1956 — Carl Perkins is on the UK charts with “Blue Suede Shoes”

1963 — Elvis Presley topped the UK charts with “(You’re the) Devil in Disguise”

1965 — The Beatles premiere their second feature film, Help!, in London

1966 — The Cream (Ginger Baker, Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce) make their live debut in Manchester, England

1966 — Bob Dylan crashes his motorcycle in Woodstock, New York

1973 — Led Zeppelin perform the last of three shows at Madison Square Garden and their safe is robbed of more than $200K in box office receipts.

1974 — Cass Elliot dies after a sold-out show in London

 

And the list goes on. But the real question is, what are you going to do today that will be added to this list in the future? Let’s hear from you on our Twitter Feed.