Today is July 29th, and on this day in 1945 the British Broadcasting Corporation launch BBC Radio light for light entertainment and music it was in service from 1945 to 1967 until radio one rename BBC Light to what we know it today as radio one which gave us Chris Evans, Zoe Ball[who was once married to Fatboy slim], Noel Edmonds, to the current day DJ Edith Bowman, Jo Willey, Anna Mac, Zane Lowe, Annie Nightingale, Rob da Bank, Huw Stephens and my fave Radio One DJ Steve Lamacq and don't forget a man name Peel.
and part of there public duty they have to do news and among the story on this day in 1981 was Prince Charles of Wales marry Lady Diana Spencer in the biggest wedding we ever seen with a world wide television audience of 750 million people.
also on this day in 1965 which was two year late before Radio two the The Beatles' premieres there follow up film to "A Hard Day's Night." back in 1964 "Help!"- in London in attendance that night Queen Elizabeth to see the fab four.
and speaking about "A Hard Day's Night" it was back on this day in 1998 Bob and Harvey Weinstein co-chairmen Miramax Films at the time brought the rights to the Beatles' landmark film and a year later there released 35th anniversary with new footage, a fully restored negative and digitally remastered, six-track stereo sound and it was released on a new format on DVD.
And now it time for all the new released for this Tuesday on the birthday of Wesley Crusher [a.k.a. Wil Wheaton] who is 36, Red WIngs great Ted Lindsay who 83, that Project Runway Judge Tim Gunn who is 55, Last year winner of Culture City Fave guilty pleasure "So You Think You Can Dance" Sabra Johnson is 21, and yes he still with us the forefather of the 1980s Rock 'n' Wrestling explosion Captain Lou Albano is 75
a great professional wrestler, manager and actor who in his 44 year in Wrestling in which 15 different tag teams and 4 singles competitors to championship in the ring and yes was Mario in the Super Mario Brothers Super Show back in the late 1980's but will be remember for lesser degree this video
and yes still have the rubber band just enough to pull you in for
NEW MUSIC TUESDAY
JULY 29TH, 2008
Not much in new released today, but on the local front there is a lot.
The Most Important Music that Matters:
SONIC YOUTH - ANDRE SIDER AF SONIC YOUTH - SYR
The Other New New Music:
PANTALEIMON - HEART OF THE SUN - DURTRO JNANA
Wild Sweet Orange - We Have Cause To Be Uneasy - Columbia/RED Ink
YEARS VENTOUX - A Shift In Moods The Inferno Of The Living - Magic Bullet Record Co.
The Local Released:
AWESOME COLOR - ELECTRIC ABORIGINES - AMERICAN DUST
The Displays - Aint Gonna Put Us Down - Self Title
The Hard Lessons - B and G Sides, Volume four - Quack! Media
Javelins - Heavy Meadows - Suburban Sprawl Records
Love Meets Lust - Bitter Company - Self Title
The Enemy UK - We'll Live And Die In These Towns - WEA
The Yardbirds - Greatest Hits, Vol. 1: 1964-1966 (GH) - WEA
924 GILMAN STREET - ALTERNATIVE TENTACLES
TV on DVD:
Avatar: The Last Airbender - Book 3: Fire, Volume 4
Baldwin Hills - The Complete 1st Season
Beverly Hills, 90210 - The Complete 5th Season
Bobby G: Adventure Capitalist - Season 1
Centennial (mini-series) - The Complete Series
Dark Shadows - The Beginning, Vol. 5: Episodes 144 - 178
Freakazoid! - Season 1
Girlfriends - The Complete 4th Season
Hills, The - The Complete 3rd Season
Human Body: Pushing the Limits - Human Body: Pushing The Limits
Human Body: Pushing The Limits (Blu-ray)
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit - The 7th Year
Masters of Horror - Season 2 Limited Edition Skull Set
Parking Wars - Best of Season 1
Phineas and Ferb - The Fast And The Phineas
Princes of Malibu, The - The Complete Series
Robin of Sherwood - The Complete Collection
Space Angel - Collection 1
Stargate SG-1 - Continuum (Blu-ray)
Tiny Toon Adventures - Season 1, Volume 1
Two Fat Ladies - Two Fat Ladies
Witchblade - The Complete Series
Wizards of Waverly Place - Wizard School