Safe As Milk

June 29, 1967 ~ The debut album from Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band is released featuring a 20 year-old Ry Cooder.



The Godmother of Punk releases her debut album on December 13, 1975.

It’s #44 on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time and was  preserved by the Library of Congress into the National Recording Registry for being “culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant in 2006.

Sleeps With Angels

Neil Young and Crazy Horse release their 20th album on August 16, 1994.

The title track was a nod to Kurt Cobain who messed with Shakey’s head in his suicide note.

When he died and left that note, it struck a deep chord inside of me. It fucked with me.

Cobain included the lyric, “It’s better to burn out than fade into black” from Young’s 1979 song ‘Hey Hey, My My (Into the Black)’ in the note.