Today In Rock History… December 9th
In 1966 Cream’s debut album “Fresh Cream” was released. It would later go on to be Gold two years later.
In 1989 Billy Joel took the top spot on the U.S. singles chart with “We Didn’t Start The Fire”.
In 1991 Guns N’ Roses made their debut at Madison Square Garden in the first of a three night stand. All three concerts were sold out, drawing over 54,000 fans & grossing over $1.3 million.
In 2000 U2 appeared on Saturday Night Live for the first time.