From the Publisher
Foreword by Beatles producer Sir George Martin. Other testimonials include: Neil Diamond - "What fun ! I dare you to put it down" also John Kay from Steppenwolf, D.A. Sonneborn from the Smithsonian Folkways Recordings , Mary Wilson from the The Supremes and the late Rick James who wrote "I may be the king of funk 'n' roll, but Jay is the king of facts"
From the Inside Flap
Brimming with fascinating trivia about popular music from rock to R&B to country, On This Day in Music History seems like a straightforward reference book, but connecting the stories and facts over the days and months, it reveals the rich and relevant mosaic that is modern music.