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 a major label. It was Mercury Records.
* In 1967, the Beatles recorded I Am the Walrus.
Born on this date:
* Jerry Lee Lewis
* Les Claypool of Primus
* Brad Smith of Blind Melon
* Jean-Luc Ponty
* tv show theme composer Mike Post
* Nick Taylor of Bloodrock
* Mark Farner of Grand Funk Railroad
* Mike Pinera of Iron Butterfly
* Tommy Tate of the Imperial Show Band