TODAY IN MUSIC HISTORY:
1963 – Peter, Paul & Mary performed “Blowin’ In The Wind” before Civil Rights marchers who had gathered in Washington to hear Martin Luther King Jr. speak.
1972 – David Bowie and the Spiders from Mars made their debut at Carnegie Hall in New York.
1978 – Devo released their “Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo” LP.
1984 – The Jacksons’ Victory Tour broke the record for concert ticket sales. The group surpassed the 1.1 million mark in only two months.