On this Day in Music – 3rd January


1950 – The legendary Sun Studio at 706 Union Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee is opened by Sam Phillips. Artists such as Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, Roy Orbison and Jerry Lee Lewis all recorded at the studio.


1945 – The American singer-songwriter Stephen Stills was born in Dallas, Texas. Stills is best known for his work with Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young.

Previous Albums Of The Day

No.478 03/01/2018

The 1973 Paul McCartney and Wings album Band On the Run includes Jet and of course Band On the Run. Also love Let Me Roll It and Bluebird. Perhaps the finest LP from any of the Fab Four post Beatles? Discuss… paulmccartney.com

Born On This Day Supergroup

Guitar:  Stephen Stills (Buffalo Springfield and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young)
Bass:  John Paul Jones (Led Zeppelin)

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