June 16th: On this Day In Music History
|1959, Russ Conway was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with 'Roulette'. The English pianist's second No.1 hit.|
|1962, The Konrads (featuring Dave Jay later to become David Bowie), made their live debut when they|
played at Bromley Technical School in Kent, England.
|1964, The Rolling Stones paid £1,500 ($2,500) in return air fares from America back to the UK to honour a |
booking made a year earlier for £100 ($170) at Magdalen College Oxford.
|1965, Bob Dylan recorded 'Like A Rolling Stone' at Columbia Recording Studios in New York City.|
1966, John Mayall's Bluesbreakers (featuring guitarist Eric Clapton), appeared at The Marquee Club, London, England.