Tag "this day in rock june 3"

Bobbie Gentry’s ‘Ode to Billie Joe’ @50

Why did he kill himself? What was thrown from the bridge? What became of the singer-songwriter behind it? Here’s what’s known.

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Gregg Allman’s Family, Guests Play at Farewell Jam

Musical friends and family gathered after the funeral on June 3 to jam and celebrate the life of the music legend. “Tears and laughter”

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June 3, 1972: Jethro Tull ‘Thick as a Brick’ Hits #1

Tull parodied both progressive rock and concept albums, while at the same time succeeding as a notably successful example of both

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