50 years ago today, Creem magazine published its first issue. Creem was a huge influence on MAGNET, especially in the drinking and drugging department. Boy Howdy! Read Brett Nelson (Built To Spill, Caustic Resin) in MAGNET on Creem:
73 years ago today, Frank Sinatra released solo debut The Voice Of Frank Sinatra. Concept album. Four-LP set. First 33 1/3 pop album. Also released as a 10-inch, a double-45 set and a 12-inch LP (with a different running order and alternate tracks). This Jersey boy was a marketing genius.