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Music History Today for October 1

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This is Music History Today for October 1. On this date: * In 1962, Barbra Streisand signed a record contract. It was her first, with Columbia Records. * In 1982, the first compact disc player came out, produced by Sony. * In 1970, Janis Joplin recorded her last songs. * In 1969, the Beatles put […]

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Music History Today for September 29

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This is Music History Today for September 29. On this date: * In 2003, Fountains of Wayne released Stacy’s Mom. * In 1997, the Verve released Urban Hymns. * In 1991, MTV premiered Nirvana’s Smells Like Teen Spirit video.  * In 1980, rapper Kurtis Blow became the first rapper to have an album released on […]