Steve Priest, bassist and founding member of Sweet, dead at 72
Sweet, a glam rock band who shot to international fame in the 1970s, released nine studio albums in total with the most recent being shared in 1982 with Identity Crisis. The group initially formed in London in 1968 and achieved, going after immediate success, they secured their first hit with the release of ‘Funny Funny’ and didn’t look back.
The Thin White Duke releases his 8th album on April 24, 1974. It’s #2 on my fav David Bowie albums list and the title track still makes me … howl.
T. Rex release their 8th album on March 16, 1973.
It’s from T. Rex and a departure towards soul and funk. If you saw “Dallas Buyers Club,” you may recognize “Life Is Strange.”
Kiss release their 4th album on March 15, 1976.
It’s #489 on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.
The Thin White Duke’s “soul” album turns 45 … released on March 7, 1975 …