Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy) - John Lennon & Yoko Ono - Double Fantasy (Cassette, Album)
Supreme Court unanimously ended laws against interracial marriage. Clive Davis became president of Columbia records. Inspired by what he witnessed and heard, he began to sign Folk-Rock and Rock bands to Columbia. He viewed the new sound as the future of popular music. Columbia doubled its market share within three years.
June 17th: After only 26 months of development, China successfully detonated a hydrogen bomb. The estimated viewing audience was , McLuhan was a professor of English literature, a literary critic, a rhetorician and a communication theorist. On July 23rd, Detroit police vice squad officers executed a raid on an after-hours drinking club in the predominantly black neighborhood at 12th Street and Clairmount Avenue. They found 82 people holding a party for two returning Vietnam veterans. The officers arrested everyone at the scene.
As the police left, a small group lifted up the bars of an adjacent clothing store and broke the windows. The vandalism expanded to looting and arson. Fires spread through the Northwest end of Detroit and then crossed to the East end. Within 48 hours, the National Guard was called out.
By the fourth day of riots, the 82nd airborne joined the fray. The violence escalated as the police and military attempted to regain control of the city.
By the end of five days of rioting, 43 people were dead, 1, injured and over 7, had been arrested. August 27th: Beatles Manager Brian Epstein died from a drug overdose at the age of August 27th: President Lyndon Johnson established the Kerner Commission to attempt to understand cause the race riots. Johnson signed a bill creating the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. November 13th: The first black mayor of a major American city was elected: Carl Stokes, the 51st mayor of Cleveland, Ohio.
Play it real pretty. Williams was at the time the head comedy writer for the popular Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour. The music was written and performed by Williams, backed by the Wrecking Crew in LA and arranged by Mike Post who is said to have written the middle horn break.
He was the front runner for the Democratic Presidential nomination. Sheffield Labs markets records made by direct cutting for higher sound quality. Dolby B magnetic tape noise reduction system was released for the consumer market making cassette tapes practical for reasonably high fidelity recordings. If he would do that, Jacobs would put it into full rotation at the influential station, pretty much guaranteeing a hit.
By artistic integrity or pure stubbornness, Webb refused to shorten the 7 minutes, second song. The song generated such a buzz that within a week KHJ relented and added it to their rotation. Within a month it rose to 2 nationally. It was the first album the Beatles released under their own label Apple and the largest selling double album of all time. It was a lunchtime concert on January 30th that lasted 42 minutes in the cold winter wind, and was conceived as a filming opportunity for the climax of the Film Let it Be.
Billy Preston joined them on keyboards. The concert was broken up by the police as a disturbance of the peace. Cambodia was recognized as a neutral country at the time. President Nixon had called for the bombings, bypassing the normal chain of command.
On July 20th Astronaut Neil Armstrong was the first human to walk on the moon. White Lake is part of the town of Bethel, 43 miles Southwest of Woodstock. The gathering was estimated atAugust 9th: The notion of a peaceful counterculture came to an abrupt end. Polanski, was in London working on a film project. All five were murdered. They too were brutally murdered. The term came from the song of the same name by the Beatles. At age 47, Jack Kerouac died from internal bleeding due to long-standing alcohol abuse.
ECL then changed its name to Norlin Inc. So began the era characterized by corporate mismanagement and low-quality products; similar to the period of Fender ownership by CBS. The Altamont Speedway Free Festival suffered considerable violence including one homicide and three accidental deaths.
The stage was only four feet high. The crowds were not peaceful, and drug use and lack of facilities contributed to the unrest. Ironically, the Grateful Dead never played due to the level of violence and there were four births on-site during the day at the festival.
A single individual became infected with HIV in Haiti and brought the infection to the United States sometime during The genetic make-up of that particular strain of the HIV virus appears to be the one that initially spread rapidly through the high-risk portions of American society — gay men and intravenous drug users. Within a few years, the infection found its way into all aspects of society. Roy Clark brought the 5-string banjo back to popularity at the same venue.
The era of the singer-songwriter had begun. Four students were killed, nine wounded, and one of the nine wounded was paralyzed for life. Some of those hit were simply watching the protest.
The event was the culmination of four days of increasing tension since the Nixon announcement of the Cambodian incursion. On May 5th there was a nation-wide student strike on most college campuses protesting the extension of the war and the killing of the Kent State students. The estimated numbers of students, faculty and administrators involved were 4, On October 27, Congress passed the Comprehensive Drug Abuse Prevention and Control Act ofwhich, among other things, categorized controlled substances based on their medicinal use and potential for addiction.
Schedule III through V have less severe warnings or descriptions and subsequently, fewer restrictions. He was obsessed with the song and was certain it carried a political message. David E. Blackmer developed dbx noise reduction for magnetic tape systems. The process would virtually eliminate tape noise from recordings. Duane Allman of the Allman Brothers Band lost control of his Harley Davidson motorcycle and crashed while trying to avoid a construction vehicle that made an abrupt stop.
He was declared dead at the scene. Upon returning to their apartment, they took heroin and Courson nodded off.
He snorted it, starting a bad internal reaction. Ultimately, he hemorrhaged to death while Courson slept. June President Nixon declares a War on Drugs. June The 26th amendment to the Constitution of the United States was passed allowing year-olds to vote. July 1: Louis Armstrong died of a heart attack at age August 1st saw the birth of large-scale benefit concerts.
The Concert for Bangladesh provided relief for the combined disaster of the Bhola cyclonelives lost and the starving refugees of the Bangladesh Liberation War. The concert was organized by George Harrison and Ravi Shankar.
Large sums were raised but Apple manager Allen Klein had neglected to register the event for tax-exempt status. He never returns. The prisoners had held the prison for four days to seek redress for a host of grievances. Governor Nelson Rockefeller had refused to meet with them. December Gloria Steinem publishes the first issue of MS magazine.
It eventually became clear that the men were connected to the Committee to re-elect the President by a slush fund. He bought seven of them. He had seen photos of several of his blues influences playing them and reckoned that they would make good gifts for his friends Steve Winwood, Pete Townshend, and George Harrison. He gave away the cleanest three of them and picked over the remaining four for parts; taking what he liked from each and assembling a personal Stratocaster that would come to be known as Blackie, his main guitar for the next 12 years.
January 22nd: Roe v. Wade — U. There were also rumors of drug use. Richard M. Nixon was elected to a second term as President of the United States. Following the session with Floyd, they were packing their cars with their instruments when Clarence was hit by a drunken driver and dragged up the street about 20 feet.
He died the next day. You can take me to the desert and burn me. I want to go out in a cloud of smoke. On October 17th, Arab nations began an oil embargo on the United States in an effort to raise oil prices and attempt to alter the American support of Israel. Augustino LoPrinzi quit the company and opened a new guitar manufacturing facility next door in Rosemont New Jersey. Working with luthier Richard Schneider he developed a new approach to bracing the instruments. All other aspects of the construction were also affected.
Clive Davis became the president of Arista records after taking the time to write his memoirs. He continued his long history of recognizing and signing major talents to the new label. President Richard M. Nixon resigned his office on August 9th facing near-certain impeachment in the House of Representatives and conviction in the Senate for conspiring to cover up the Watergate Break-in of He was succeeded by Gerald Ford who eventually issued a full pardon.
President Nixon is the only President to date to resign his office. Between and production of Gibson guitars was shifted from Kalamazoo to Nashville Tennessee. Quality of the early instruments built in Nashville was plagued by climate-control problems in the humid South and inexperienced workers. The Kalamazoo plant was temporarily kept operating as the Gibson Custom Shop. He was found unresponsive, naked on his bathroom floor and was pronounced dead at pm at Baptist Memorial Hospital.
United States copyright law was amended to give artists the right to regain legal rights to their work 35 years after January 1st, It is expected that record companies will litigate when the time comes to retain the rights. There is a lot at stake: at one of the four major record companies; the back catalog constitutes 90 percent of their income.
Album) first test tube baby is born in the United Kingdom. The small cassette player could be carried in a pocket and used with small headphones. A new market was born. Lennon was pronounced dead upon arrival at the emergency room of the Roosevelt Hospital at pm. Lennon was cremated and his ashes spread over the area of Central Park, where the Strawberry Fields memorial now stands.
Chapman remains in prison where he has been repeatedly denied parole. AMF Corporation gave up trying to make money building guitars. This was the birth of the World Wide Web www. The first cases were a cluster of intravenous drug users and homosexual men who showed symptoms of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia PCPa rare opportunistic infection that was known to only occur in people with very compromised immune systems.
This made cassette tape sound very similar in quality to records. Unfortunately, CDs were released the same year. MIDI Musical Instrument Digital Interface was defined as an industry-standard protocol enabling electronic musical instruments including keyboards to communicate with computers.
A MIDI trigger could generate any sound sample or waveform within Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy) - John Lennon & Yoko Ono - Double Fantasy (Cassette computer program that could then be directed to an amplifier and speakers. Michael Jackson releases the album Thriller which quickly became the largest selling album in history, topping 25 million sold. Barney Clark receives the Jarvik-7 artificial heart implanted by Dr. William DeVries. Clark lived for days.
The Rock and Roll Foundation was created on April 20th, but had no place to call home for several more years. Two separate research groups published their findings in the same issue of the journal Science. It would not be until that the research community would agree on a name for their discoveries — Human Immunodeficiency Virus HIV. The awards were statuettes of an astronaut with an American flag on the moon.
The event was hosted by Bette Midler and Dan Aykroyd. Gibson sold off its original manufacturing facilities in Kalamazoo Michigan. A group of Gibson Kalamazoo employees led by former Gibson plant manager Jim Deurloo acquired the old factories and a new line of instruments emerged; Heritage Guitars, based upon some original Gibson designs. The sale was completed in March. CBS did not make it easy for the new owners — they sold the Fullerton, California factories separately.
Fender was forced to start from scratch. Eric Clapton retired his Fender Stratocaster Blackie from service after 12 years of using it as his main guitar, following his world tour. Madonna launched her first major tour, The Virgin Tour.
Suzanne Vega released her debut album of the same name. She would later, inopen the first Lilith Fair show. Day was established as a US National Holiday after considerable debate and over significant opposition. Juszkiewicz, David H. Berryman, and Gary A.
The grand old company had been reduced to a single line of Les Paul guitars and was reported to be within three months of closing its doors. This made it possible to make an exact clone copy of CDs or any other audio source 16 bit, 48, This made the CD industry a bit nervous. The induction speech was delivered by Mick Jagger. It was a consortium of organizations dedicated to satellite broadcast of telephone, fax and digital signals — the precursor to satellite radio. The audience seemed to like it.
Fender honored Eric Clapton as the first artist to have a Album) signature model. Clapton had contributed to the success of the Stratocaster by his extensive use of the instrument Blackie for performance and Album) during the s. Vinyl records are outsold by CDs. Tracy Chapman released her debut album of the same name. The Indigo Girls released their debut album. It breathed new life into some classic music and past musical heroes.
The auctioneer was Hilary Kay. It was the largest sum ever paid for an electric guitar. Ani DiFranco releases her debut album. The browser could access Usenet newsgroups and FTP files as well. However, it could run only on the NeXT. Nicola Pellow then created a simple text browser, called the Line Mode Browser, that could run on almost any computer. Now there was a standard format for music compression that could allow music to be sent easily over the internet. Rock promoter Bill Graham died on October 25th in a helicopter that struck a utility tower.
The concept was to set up a satellite-based digital radio service. The ribbon was cut by a small group that included Yoko Ono and Little Richard. Jewel Jewel Kilcher released Pieces of You. Dolly the Sheep became the fitst mammal cloned from an adult cell.
Dolly died in In the first 18 months of its availability, it was downloaded by 15 million users. The first year included Jewel and was the top-grossing tour of On the next night May 15th the lights of the Las Vegas Strip were dimmed for ten minutes in his honor.
Sinatra had suffered from senile dementia and had made no public appearances following a heart attack in January of By writing this code, he pioneered peer-to-peer file sharing and removed the big music studios and major retailers as profit-minded intermediaries and created an entirely new paradigm for music and media consumption. He turned out to be a 15 year old Norwegian by the name Jon Lech Johansen. He worked out the decryption with two other programmers whose identities are still unknown.
Harrison left his bedroom to investigate while his wife, Olivia, phoned the police. Abram attacked Harrison with a seven-inch kitchen knife, inflicting seven stab wounds, puncturing a lung and causing head injuries before Olivia Harrison stopped the attack by beating Abram with a fire poker.
The attack lasted almost fifteen minutes. Before this, his bolt-on necks still required the fretboard extension to be glued to the top. With this development, the neck was fully independent and was fitted into a pre-formed pocket. The claim was that neck resets would be simpler, but the whole assembly followed the Leo Fender notion of simplified mass-production and greater potential profit. The English folk singer-songwriter had died 25 years earlier and his final album Pink Moon had a small cult following but had originally sold only a few thousand copies.
Four commercial passenger jetliners were hijacked. One was crashed into the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, and one plot was foiled by the passengers, and ultimately crashed into a field near Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
There were no survivors on any of the flights. In total, 2, people died in the attacks. Songs could be found, bought and cataloged individually.
On October 23rd, iPod portable media players were introduced by Apple to store and play the music and video purchased on iTunes. On September 7th, Acoustic Music. Org opened its doors in Guilford, CT.
This protocol has become a standard for distributing large amounts of data on the internet. In August alone, more than three billion music files were traded on-line by a peer-to-peer protocol like Napster for free.
The music industry was not amused. Napster was attacked with traditional lawsuits and forced to shut down for encouraging, aiding and abetting copyright infringement. He was under the care of Dr. Gilbert Lederman, a staff radiation oncologist.
A complaint was later brought against Dr. The complaint alleges that Dr. Lederman and his family came to visit Harrison and began singing and playing a guitar they brought.
Lederman asked Harrison to autograph the guitar. Harrison responded I do not even know if I know how to sign my name anymore. You can do this. The cause of death was listed on his Los Angeles County death certificate as metastatic non-small cell lung cancer.
He was cremated at Hollywood Forever Cemetery and his ashes were scattered in the Ganges River by his close family in a private ceremony according to Hindu tradition.
Jack Johnson released his debut album. The murder has not yet been solved. January 1st saw the introduction of the Euro to replace francs, lire, guilders, marks, pesetas, drachmas, escudos and markkas. November 25th the Department of Homeland Security was formed to unify 22 separate intelligence agencies. On April 28th, Apple unveiled the iTunes Music Store music could be downloaded for 99 cents per song. It was a theoretical win-win small amounts of money, legal rights, and the artists would be paid.
It was not at all clear whether the system would work since it was so easy to download music for free. The landscape of music distribution was changing now you could legally buy the music you wanted — not forced to buy whole albums for a single song. Thursday, June 24th Auction House Christies — Beautiful Boy (Darling Boy) - John Lennon & Yoko Ono - Double Fantasy (Cassette York held the 1st of several sales of the Eric Clapton guitar collection for the benefit of the Crossroads Centre for addiction rehabilitation in Antigua.
Lot number 88 was Blackie, the Fender Stratocaster that Clapton had assembled from various used Strats see The instrument had been used steadily by Clapton since for touring, writing, and recording. The bidders were financially backed by Guitar Center. This set a new record for the highest amount fetched by an electric guitar.
Among its many other voyeuristic opportunities, musicians could actually see how it was done. The catastrophic failure of the poorly engineered and poorly maintained protective levee system left the reality of a man-made disaster. He struck his head on the concrete floor, was rushed to the hospital, but never recovered. He died on December 14th and was buried next to family members in Turkey.
On July 29th the merger was complete and a monopoly established in satellite, subscription-based, radio distribution. September 14th — Securities consisting of Bundled mortgages that had been sold all over the planet by major American Investment Houses began to falter.
Faith in the securities devolved as they became better understood. A mortgage represents a promise from one person to a bank for repayment. They are effectively the creation of money. Once these were resold, bundled with others and sold again, these creative investment instruments had been separated from the original promise and no longer represented any measurable value. In essence, the Emperor had no clothes. September 15th Lehman Brothers heavily leveraged in bundled mortgage securities filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
This became the largest filing for bankruptcy in US history to date. The money supply that had fueled economic expansion for the past eight years collapsed.
In DecemberPresident George W. The Act was designed to strengthen protection for rights holders and increase penalties for counterfeiting and infringement of intellectual property rights. Among other amendments to the Copyright Act, the PRO-Act established that registration is not a prerequisite for criminal prosecution of copyright infringement.
The drop occurred over only 17 months. June 22nd Kodak stopped production of the iconic 35mm Kodachrome color film — the digital imaging technologies had rendered the rich colors of traditional film obsolete. November 5th U. The measure also encourages the United States government to preserve and advance the art form of jazz music.
It passed with a vote of to 0 on December 15th, The frequencies between to MHz MHz spectrum had traditionally been used for music and entertainment industry wireless devices wireless headsets, microphones, guitar remotes, personal monitor systems, etc. The use of the MHz bandwidth was ordered to cease operations by June 12th, The cease and desist applied to all wireless systems users even if they had a valid FCC license.
The Pledge of Allegiance was added to the National Anthem at the opening of basketball and football games. Digital sales of individual music tracks exceeded CD sales for the first time. Le "alette" o "bandelle" comunemente dette "risvolti di copertina" sono le piegature interne della copertina o della sovraccoperta vedi infra. Generalmente vengono utilizzate per una succinta introduzione al testo e per notizie biografiche essenziali sull'autore.
Di norma, riporta le indicazioni di titolo e autore. I libri con copertina cartonata in genere sono rivestiti da una "sovraccoperta".
Oltre al taglio "superiore" o di "testa" vi sono il taglio esterno, detto "davanti" o "concavo"e il taglio inferiore, detto "piede". I tagli possono essere al naturale, decorati o colorati in vario modo. In questi ultimi casi, si parla di "taglio colore", nel passato usati per distinguere i libri religiosi o di valore dalla restante produzione editoriale, utilizzando una spugna imbevuta di inchiostri all' anilina anni del XX secolo.
Riporta solitamente titolo, autore, e editore del libro. Sovente riporta un motto. Assente nel libro antico. I primi incunaboli e manoscritti non avevano il frontespizio, ma si aprivano con una carta bianca con funzione protettiva. Nel XVII secolo cede la parte decorativa all' antiporta e vi compaiono le indicazioni di carattere pubblicitario riferite all'editore, un tempo riservate al colophon.
In epoca moderna, le illustrazioni e parte delle informazioni si sono trasferite sulla copertina o sulla sovraccoperta e altre informazioni nel verso del frontespizio.
Nel libro antico i "nervi" sono i supporti di cucitura dei fascicoli. I nervi possono essere lasciati a vista e messi in evidenza attraverso la "staffilatura"oppure nascosti in modo da ottenere un dorso liscio. Nel libro moderno i nervi sono di norma finti, apposti per imitare l'estetica del libro antico e conferire importanza al libro.
Se esse fanno parte integrante del testo sono chiamate illustrazioni. Esse hanno una numerazione di pagina distinta da quella del testo; vengono impresse su una carta speciale, quasi sempre una carta patinata.
Altri progetti. Da Wikipedia, l'enciclopedia libera. Disambiguazione — "Libri" rimanda qui. Se stai cercando altri significati, vedi Libri disambigua. Disambiguazione — Se stai cercando altri significati, vedi Libro disambigua. Pagina del Codex Argenteus. Storia, tecnica, strutture. Arma di Taggia, Atene,p.
All , of you. URL consultato il 15 agosto There are , of them. At least until Sunday. URL consultato il 5 giugno Scribes, Script and Booksp. Dover Publicationsp. Libro VI, capitolo Cambridge University Presspp.
Casson, op. Solo codici venivano usati dai cristiani per far copie delle Sacre Scritture e anche per altri scritti religiosi. Gli undici codici biblici di questo periodo sei con la Septuaginta e cinque con parti del Nuovo Testamento sono su codici.
Colin H. Roberts e T. ISBN Hagedorn et al. Blanchard cur. Ritrovamenti del III secolo : di cui 15 sono codici greci di pergamena e 2 latini di pergamena; IV secolo : di cui 56 in pergamena; V secolo : di cui 46 in pergamena. Willis su Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Studiesp. Scribes, Script and Bookspp. Saint Benedict and His Monks. Peppermint Patty's Suite The Grand Slams The Superweapon This Means War! Billy Barty RV Chase Movie Theater The Big Market The Subconscious Basement includes the opening samples of Welcome to Radioland Meet Harmony Escaping the Subconscious Aki's Karate Force Theme from The Shining Dick Dastardly The Kidnapper Well, You See An Army of Characters High on the Balcony of the Superweapon We Did It Everything turns Back to Normal The Statement The Will Again Wedding Day The True Heroes Jade Wilson's Soundstage Bugs Bunny Meets the Nerdlucks Daniel's and Scarlett's Office Daffy Chase Special Forces Meeting Emergency Exit The Lucius is Rising Abstract Thought Submarine Opera Opera is originally composed by Heitor Pereira Mary Lou Larue's Gadgetry Arrival Break Into the Super Weapon Carl, Jerry and Kira Lucius' Lair The Monstars and Mega Toadies Jade Wilson is a Guest Host Emergency Newcomers Buster's K-Pop Gang Mayor Phlegmming's Office Everybody Stay Calm Diving Belle Taking a Plunge Realm Evacuation Leaf it to Kathy Puppycorn's Trike Meet The Emotions
Ich Liebe Dich, (Theres No Place Like) Home For The Holidays - Garth Brooks - Garth Brooks & The Magic Of Christ, Intro - adiaphora - Diesmal (Cassette, Album), Walk The Street - Johnny Clarke - Wondering (Vinyl, LP, Album), Moonberry Jelly Jam - Strangers Family Band - Strangers Family Band (Cassette), Baron Von Luxxury - The Last Seduction (CD, Album), Long As I Can See The Light - Bjurman - Fogerty Files (A Tribute) (CD, Album), Letter Perfect - Al Jarreau - Look To The Rainbow - Live In Europe (Vinyl, LP, Album), See You In My Drums - The Shadows - The Shadows (Vinyl, Album), Ray Parker Jr. - Bad Boy (Vinyl), My Heart Is - Tiffany Alvord - My Heart Is (CD, Album), Hit My Heart (Vision Mix) - Benassi Bros. - Benassi Bros. Mp3 (CDr)