The Rock History Report for August 9th
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1964 - For the first time, Bob Dylan and Joan Baez performed together on stage.
1969 - Sly and the Family Stones "Hot Fun in The Summertime" and "Easy to Be Hard" were released.
1987 - U2 scored their first top 10 album in the U.S. with The Joshua Tree.
1995 - Jerry Garcia of The Grateful Dead died at age 53 from a drug-related heart attack in San Francisco. Click here to view photos from throughout Garcia's career.
1996 - Largely considered to be the first punk rock group of the 80s, The Ramones disbanded.
1970 Arion Salazar of Third Eye Blind
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