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:: Today in Rock History ::
- in 1970 - The Grateful Dead played their first UK date at the Hollywood Music Festival in Newcastle. Also on the bill were Steppenwolf, Family and new band at the time Mungo Jerry. The Dead's set lasted four hours.
Two other pop and rock festivals took place in the UK on this day, at Bath there were performances most notably by Wishbone Ash, Argent and Fleetwood Mac while at Plumpton Tom Rush, Free and Van der Graff Generator among others stepped up.
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Did you know?
There are more than 300 different types of stringed instruments that can be plucked, strummed, slapped, picked or bowed such as guitars, violins, banjos and harps.