The Shadow: August 1st 2019
A former member of an important and influential British folk rock band, this singer/songwriter has appeared on over 100 albums during his 50 plus years as a musician. He went to number one with this cover song on the UK charts in 1970 with his band whose name sounds like a popular whiskey.
This iconic singer/songwriter was feeling blue on this day in 1969, leaving the stage of the Atlantic City Pop Festival in tears during her third song because she felt no one was listening to her. She would go onto a lengthy career and later immortalized an even bigger music festival in song.