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Happy BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND!
Isn’t it great to think that we’re basically only on Friday?! Just a quick update for this week and you can see it all below:
Here are the stories I mentioned this week:
On this day in music:
- 1980, Black Sabbath began their first tour with vocalist Ronnie James Dio, who had replaced Ozzy Osbourne
- 2007, Arctic Monkeys started a three week run at No.1 on the UK album chart with their second album ‘Favourite Worst Nightmare.’
- 2009, An anonymous Queen fan won a two-hour one-to-one guitar lesson with Brian May, after bidding £7,600 at a private charity auction
In your celeb birthdays, we have:
- Uma Thurman, 47
- Daniel Day-Lewis, 60
- Willie Nelson, 84
For your trip back in time:
A brilliant 90s classic from Everything But The Girl – Missing:
And that’s it! I’m back next week on Gateway from 12pm – but until then – have a brilliant week!