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Today in Rock History

Have you ever wondered how one of history's most prominent bands met?

Did you know who invented the guitar term 'Whammy Bar?'

What recording studio accident resulted in one of the most iconic radio hits of all time?

Who is 'Sloopy', and why was it so important that 'Sloopy hang on?'

Find answers to these questions and more with Today in Rock History with Paul Shugrue. As one of Virginia's leading rock and music history experts, Paul takes listeners on an engaging 60-second journey through time—full of factoids, historical moments, and the sounds that shaped musical history for today's date.

The segment airs on Time Machine Radio Network, 88.7 & 99.3, but if you miss it, catch up anytime with the podcast version.

Also, check out the archives.