Deborah Ann Harry ~ rocker, actress, songwriter, legend. Born July 1, 1945.
I was flyin’ back from LubbockIf Dirt Were Dollars, Don Henley
I saw Jesus on the plane…or maybe it was Elvis
You know, they kinda look the same …
June 27, 1989 ~ Don Henley releases his third and most successful solo album. It’s #389 on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.
“Cosmic Thing” by The B-52’s is released on June 27, 1989.
The band went into a hiatus after the death of Ricky Wilson in 1985 and things weren’t looking good for their future. By ’88, drummer Keith Strickland was antsy enough that he pestered the rest of the group to give it another go. Ricky’s sister, Cindy, sited the whole thing as a healing process. They hook up with Nile Rodgers and Don Was who co-produce the album and it turns out to be one of the iconic albums of the 80’s.
JT releases … JT … on June 24, 1977. It’s becomes Sweet Baby James’ best selling album.
It’s Runt’s birthday …
It was a helluva debut album. June 13, 1988.
The Cars sophomore album turns 40 today … released on June 13, 1979. It features the producer-touch of Roy Thomas Baker again as well as the cover art of Alberto Vargas.