On This Day (December 7)…Rainbow Over Nagoya

Rainbow performed on this day in 1976 at the Nagoya-Shī Kokaido in Japan. The band was on their first ever Japanese portion of a tour, and they have enjoyed enduring popularity there since. On this night, Ronnie James Dio dedicated the Deep Purple song “Mistreated”, which the band had taken as their own, to Tommy … Continue reading On This Day (December 7)…Rainbow Over Nagoya

On This Day (December 7)…Rest in Peace, Greg Lake

The musician Gregory Stuart Lake died on this day in 2016 of pancreatic cancer. He was 69. Retrieved from here. Sadly, he was the second member of the legendary trio Emerson, Lake & Palmer to die in 2016, preceded by Keith Emerson in the spring. Lake left the world a more beautiful place thanks to … Continue reading On This Day (December 7)…Rest in Peace, Greg Lake