Geeking Out Over TV, Film, Travel, and Tech Since 2002!
Home Music The Rock History Report for May 28th
The Rock History Report for May 28th

The Rock History Report for May 28th


1957 – The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (NARAS), which is responsible for organizing the Grammy Awards, was established.

1966 – The Rolling Stones single “Paint It Black” reached the top of the charts in the U.K.

1969 – Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger and his then-girlfriend Marianne Faithful were arrested in their London flat on marijuana possession charges.

1976 – The Allman Brothers Band contentiously split up after Gregg Allman testified against his personal road manager in a drug case. The band went on to reform in 1978.

1977 – Heart released the single, “Barracuda”.

1977 – In order to begin recording again, Bruce Springsteen settled out of court with former manager Mike Appel.

1998 – Elton John and Bernie Taupin received an Ivor Novello Award for their reworked “Candle in the Wind ’97.”

The Jacob Jacob is a contributor to FanBolt. He updates on entertainment news, reviews books and movies, and keeps everybody up-to-date in the world of comedy. He’s been a member of FanBolt since 2009 and started writing posts shortly thereafter! He also thinks Norm MacDonald is the funniest man alive.



Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *