On This Day (January 15)…Perfect(ly Gold) Strangers

Deep Purple's album Perfect Strangers was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America on this day in 1985. Photograph of the band's award. Retrieved from here. RIAA gold certification requires 500,000 albums to have been sold in the United States. This specific criteria started applying in 1975. Perfect Strangers was the first album … Continue reading On This Day (January 15)…Perfect(ly Gold) Strangers

On This Day (January 15)…Black Moon Over Saskatchewan

Emerson, Lake & Palmer performed on this day in 1993 at the Saskatchewan Centre of the Arts in Regina, Saskatchewan. Emerson, Lake & Palmer around this time period. Retrieved from here. This was the third date of the second half of the Black Moon tour, which had begun in Edmonton two days prior. This was, … Continue reading On This Day (January 15)…Black Moon Over Saskatchewan