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Music History Today for October 31

Happy Halloween!!! This is Music History Today for October 31. On this date:

* In 2000, Lifehouse released their first album.
* In 1998, Kiss started their Psycho Circus tour. Smashing Pumpkins was the opening act.
* In 1970, Dennis Hopper married Michelle Phillips of the Mamas & the Papas. The marriage lasted 7 days.
* In 1967, the Stooges play their first concert.
* In 1975, Bohemian Rhapsody was released by Queen.
* In 1975, Bob Geldof performed with the Boomtown Rats for the first time.
 
Born on this date:
* Larry Mullen Jr. of U2
* Bernard Edwards of Chic
* Vanilla Ice
* Ad-Rock, Adam Horovitz of the Beastie Boys
* Linn Berggren of Ace of Base
* Adam Schlesinger of Fountains of Wayne
* Johnny Marr of the Smiths
* Annabella Lwin of Bow Wow Wow
* Roger Stevens of Blind Melon
* Frank Iero of My Chemical Romance
* Rik Kenton of Roxy Music
* Russ Ballard of Argent
* Eric Griffiths of the Quarrymen
* Norman Wright of the Del-Vikings
* western movie singer Dale Evans
* singer Tom Paxton
* singer / actress Ethel Waters