July 28, 2022 – Today we talk about Dr Hook, Pink Floyd, Bad Company and Deep Purple birth dates. Also, we lost a member of Pennywise, The Tymes and KC and the Sunshine band. There was important music released on this date from George Harrison, Deep Purple and Barenaked Ladies.
The Beatles had thier “Mad Day Out” taking pics all over London for future album covers and publicity shots, Summer Jam in 1973 outsold Woodstock and featured the Grateful Dead, The Band and the Allman Brothers Band. Also Ozzy Osbourne had, what he claimed, was his last great memory of the 80’s, singing “Jailhouse Rock” at Wormwood Scrubs Prison in London. Watch the video…oh, yes..If today is your date of birth. HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
John Beaudin has been in major market radio (Edmonton, Vancouver & Calgary) for 40 years and a music journalist since 1989. He graduated from Broadcasting school as a newsman so he would have the skills to write about the artists that inspired him since he bought his first album, “Madman Across The Water” by Elton John as a teen. In the ’80s Beaudin was the host of the syndicated radio show “The Cross Canada Report” which had two versions (Rock and A/C). Beaudin was also asked to be a judge at the Juno Awards (Canada’s answer to the Grammys) Twice. He has anchored every position in radio including morning and afternoon drive and was a Program and Music Director for The Breeze and California 103 in Calgary. He currently hosts a weekly evening show at Move 103.5 (formerly QM-FM) in Vancouver and on iHeartRadio.
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