Today In Rock History…Aug.6th

Published On August 6, 2017 | By Connor Hutchinson | Rock Lounge, Today In Rock History

In 1988, After 57 weeks on the Billboard 200 Album Chart, Guns N’ Roses’ “Appetite for Destruction” finally reached number one where it spent the first of five non-consecutive weeks on top of the chart.

In 1977, The Police performed their last concert as a four-piece at the Mont du Marsan Punk Festival in France.

In 1970, The Festival for Peace was held at Shea Stadium. Some of the artists who performed at the festival include Creedence Clearwater Revival, Steppenwolf, The James Gang, Paul Simon & Janis Joplin.

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