Today in Music History
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What happened today in music history:
1861: Composer Anton Stepanovich Arensky was born.
1954: Elvis Presley signed his first recording contract and quit his job as a truck driver. The contract was with Sun Records.
1961: Pat Boone began a 10-day tour of South Africa.
1969: Blind Faith began their one and only tour with a sold-out show at New York’s Madison Square Garden.
1992: Axl Rose (Guns N’ Roses) was arrested at New York’s JFK airport on a warrant from St. Louis, MO. Rose was wanted on charges stemming from a 1991 Guns N’ Roses concert.
1997: Anthony Keidis (Red Hot Chili Peppers) suffered a broken wrist in a motorcycle accident in Los Angeles, CA.
1999: DMX was arrested in Trinidad in mid-concert for using obscene language.
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