March 27

Today in 1979, Eric Clapton married Patti Harrison (the ex-wife of George)

On this day in 1973, Jerry Garcia was arrested when police found cocaine and LSD in his car

Today in 2000, Ian Dury died after a long battle with cancer at age 57

Remembering Sarah Vaughan who was born on this date in 1934

Tony Banks (Genesis) was born today in 1950

Mariah Carey is 47 today

Fergie (The Black Eyed Peas) is 42 today

March 26

On this day in 1827, Ludwig van Beethoven died

Steven Tyler is 69 today

Diana Ross was born on this day in 1944

Today in 2004, Jan Berry (Jan and Dean) died at the age of 62

British blues musician Duster Bennett was killed in a car crash on this date in 1976

Theodore DeReese “Teddy” Pendergrass was born on this day in 1950

The Woodstock movie premiered today in 1970 in Hollywood

March 25

Elton John is celebrating his 70th birthday today

On this day in 1976, Jackson Browne’s wife Phyllis Major committed suicide

Today in 2006, Buck Owens died of a heart attack

The late Hoyt Axton was born today in 1938

The Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin, was born today in 1942

The late Jeff Healey was born today in 1966

Duke Ellington’s godson, Finley Quaye is 43 years old today

On this day in 1985, Prince won the Academy Award for best original song, “Purple Rain”

On this day in 1918, French composer Claude Debussy died in Paris at age 55

March 24

On this day in 1958, Elvis Presley reported to the Memphis draft board where he was assigned army serial number 53310761

Today in 1997, Harold Melvin died aged 57

Today in 2000, Jack and Meg White of The White Stripes get divorced but the band stays together until 2011

On this day in 2001, a stretch of road on Highway 19 in Macon, Georgia, was named Duane Allman Boulevard

Nick Lowe turns 68 today

March 23

Today in 1973, John Lennon was ordered to leave the US within 60 days by the immigration authorities

On this day in 1985, Billy Joel married model Christie Brinkley on a boat moored alongside the Statue Of Liberty

Today in 2008, Neil Aspinall, who ran the Apple Corps music empire for the Beatles died in New York from cancer aged 66

Ric Ocasek (The Cars) is 68 today

Yvette Marie Stevens a.k.a. Chaka Khan is celebrating a birthday today

Damon Albarn, (Blur) is 49 today

March 22

Today in 1971, police arrested all the members from The Allman Brothers Band for heroin and marijuana possession

George Benson is 74 today

Andrew Lloyd Webber was born today in 1948

Stephen Sondheim was born on this day in 1930

Two days after their wedding in Gibraltar, John Lennon and Yoko Ono begin their “Bed-in,” in Amsterdam

Today in 1994, Dan Hartman (Edgar Winter Group) died of a brain tumor in Westport, Connecticut

Dylan’s “Bringing It All Back Home” was released today in 1965

The Eagles third album ‘On The Border’ was released today in 1974

March 21

Today in 1991, Leo Fender, the inventor of The Telecaster and Stratocaster guitars died from Parkinson’s disease

One of the last two original Mississippi Delta blues musicians, and a personal friend of Robert Johnson, “Pinetop” Perkins died on this day in 2011

Roger Hodgson (Supertramp) is 67 today

Eddie Money is 68 today

Today in 1963, Barbra Streisand married her first husband, actor Elliot Gould, in New York

“Nick of Time” by Bonnie Raitt was released today in 1989

March 20

Today in 1969, John Lennon married Yoko Ono at the British Consulate Office in Gibraltar

On this date in 1991, Eric Clapton’s four year old son, Conor, fell to his death from the 53rd story of a New York City apartment

Jimmie Vaughan (The Fabulous Thunderbirds) and brother of Stevie Ray is 66 today

Carl Palmer (Emerson Lake and Palmer) turns 67 today

Alex Kapranos (Franz Ferdinand) celebrates birthday number 45 today

March 19

Today in 1976, Paul Kossof (Free) died at age 25 from Heroin-related heart problems

On this day in 1982, Ozzy Osbourne’s guitarist Randy Rhoads was killed when the plane he was riding in crashed

Bob Dylan’s debut album was released on this day in 1962

“Aqualung” by Jethro Tull was released today in 1971

The White Stripes “Elephant” featuring Seven Nation Army was released on this day in 2003

March 18

On this day in 2001, John Phillips (The Mamas and The Papas) died of heart failure aged 65

Remembering the late Wilson Pickett, born today in 1941

Vanessa Williams was born today in 1963

Adam Levine (Maroon 5) is 38 today

Joe Lala (The Blues Image, Joe Walsh, Manassas) died this day in 2014 at age 66

Russian composer Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov was born on this day in 1844