TODAY IN A&M RECORDS HISTORY
August 24, 2016


BIRTHS AND DEATHS
YEARARTIST (Band)
1942Marshall Thompson (Hi-Lites) was born.
1944Jim Brady (Grads) was born.
1944Jim Brady (Sandpipers) was born.
1952 (Linton Kwesi Johnson) was born.
1953Ron Holloway (Root Boy Slim) was born.


CONCERTS
YEARARTISTLOCATION
1966Herb Alpert & the Tijuana BrassOttawa, Canada
1967SandpipersColumbus, OH
1967Herb Alpert & the Tijuana BrassColumbus, OH
1967Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66Detroit, MI
1968Baja Marimba BandDes Moines, IA
1968Phil OchsPhiladelphia, PA
1968Herb Alpert & the Tijuana BrassOttawa, Canada
1969Checkmates Ltd.New York, NY
1969Humble PieRotterdam, Netherlands
1970Fairport ConventionSan Francisco, CA
1971Procol HarumKansas City, MO
1972Gallagher & LylePaisley, England
1972Humble PieKansas City, MO
1972Cat StevensBrisbane, Australia
1972CarpentersLake Tahoe, NV
1973Joan ArmatradingDetroit, MI
1973Cheech & ChongAtlanta, GA
1973Charles LloydVancouver, Canada
1973CarpentersLake Tahoe, NV
1973Procol HarumEdinburgh, Scotland
1973Status QuoNewcastle Upon Tyne, England
1973Ozark Mountain DaredevilsAllendale, MI
1973Kris & RitaClarkston, MI
1973Lee MichaelsSan Bernardino, CA
1973MagmaReading, England
1974CarpentersLake Tahoe, NV
1974Ozark Mountain DaredevilsAllendale, MI
1974HustlerReading, England
1974Lani HallSan Diego, CA
1974Status QuoAtlanta, GA
1974Herb Alpert & the Tijuana BrassSan Diego, CA
1975Herb Alpert & the Tijuana BrassColumbia, MD
1975CarpentersLas Vegas, NV
1975Joan ArmatradingReading, England
1975Peter FramptonLong Island, NY
1975Peter AllenIndianapolis, IN
1975Captain & TennilleAllentown, PA
1976NutzReading, England
1978Kris & RitaNew Orleans, LA
1978Ozark Mountain DaredevilsLos Angeles, CA
1978Billy SwanNew Orleans, LA
1978StyxSaginaw, MI
1978Rita CoolidgeNew Orleans, LA
1979Gato BarbieriSan Francisco, CA
1979Peter FramptonLos Angeles, CA
1979PoliceReading, England
1979Chuck MangioneWestbury, NY
1979CrampsPhiladelphia, PA
1979Bryn HaworthBedford, England
1979StyxNorfolk, VA
1979TubesOakland, CA
1980Booker T. JonesHolmdel, NJ
1980PoliceGrenoble, France
1980Rita CoolidgeHolmdel, NJ
1981StyxNorfolk, VA
1981Joe JacksonEdinburgh, Scotland
1982Y&TSalinas, CA
1982R.E.M.San Francisco, CA
1982PoliceOmaha, NE
1983PoliceMinneapolis, MN
1983Bryan AdamsMiami, FL
1983Lords of the New ChurchLondon, England
1983SupertrampToronto, Canada
1984Bruce CockburnNorthampton, England
1984PetraNorthampton, England
1984FleshtonesRoyal Oak, MI
1985Russ TaffRichmond, VA
1985Y&TSpringfield, IL
1985SqueezeAlbany, NY
1985StingBerkeley, CA
1985Orchestral Manoeuvres in the DarkDenver, CO
1985Doug & the SlugsCalgary, Canada
1985Amy GrantRichmond, VA
1986Thrashing DovesReading, England
1987Bryan AdamsTopeka, KS
1988ImperietStockholm, Sweden
1988StingNew York, NY
1989SqueezeWashington, DC
1989Tuck & PattiFayville, NJ
1990Janet JacksonUniondale, NY
1990SoundgardenColumbia, SC
1991StingSt. Louis, MO
1991Simple MindsMilton Keynes, England
1991Amy GrantCosta Mesa, CA
1991Neville BrothersSquaw Valley, CA
1991Kitchens of DistinctionReading, England
1991StyxGroton, CT
1992SoundgardenOrlando, FL
1993Therapy?Newport, England
1993StingCopenhagen, Denmark
1994Gin BlossomsLas Vegas, NV
1994Blues TravelerRichmond, VA
1994GunSouthend-on-Sea, England
1995PawLondon, England
1995Blues TravelerPhiladelphia, PA
1995SoundgardenDublin, Ireland
1995Del AmitriAustin, TX
1996Blues TravelerCamden, NJ
1996StingLos Angeles, CA
1996GarbageReading, England
1996Evil SuperstarsReading, England
1996Gin BlossomsLouisville, KY
1996MxPxChampaign, IL
1997Del AmitriLos Angeles, CA
1997Bryan AdamsSyracuse, NY
1997Chris DeBurghGuildford, England
1997Sheryl CrowChicago, IL
1998God Lives UnderwaterLawrence, KS
1998Therapy?Dombim, Austria
1998Chris DeBurghLondon, England
2002Amy GrantSyracuse, NY
2002Vanessa CarltonNew York, NY
2003Black Eyed PeasSt. Paul, MN
2003ColdSpringfield, MO
2004Butterfly BoucherAuburn Hills, MI
2006Sheryl CrowPittsburgh, PA
2007Keyshia ColeMyrtle Beach, SC
2010Sheryl CrowTulsa, OK


TELEVISION SHOW GUEST APPEARANCES
YEARARTISTSHOW
1966SandpipersWhere the Action Is
1968Chris MontezAmerican Bandstand
1968Richard BarbaryUpbeat
1971CarpentersMake Your Own Kind of Music
1973Hudson-FordTop of the Pops
1974Billy PrestonAction 74
1978Chuck MangioneWolf Trap Park
1984Simple MindsRockpop In Concert
1987Amy GrantTonight Show
1989Al GreenPat Sajak Show
2002Michelle PhillipsMike Douglas Show


RADIO SHOW GUEST APPEARANCES
YEARARTISTSHOW
1974Billy PrestonAmerican Top 40
1974Cat StevensAmerican Top 40
1987Suzanne VegaOff the Record
1990BreatheFuture Hits
1990Janet JacksonFuture Hits
1991Aaron NevilleAmerican Top 40
1991Amy GrantAmerican Top 40
1991Bryan AdamsAmerican Top 40
1991ExtremeAmerican Top 40