March 27 in Classic Rock History

March 27, 1967, John Lennon and Paul McCartney were awarded the Ivor Novello award for ‘Michelle’, the most performed song in the UK the year prior.

March 27, 1971, Bruce Springsteen opened for The Allman Brothers Band in Asbury Park in New Jersey.

March 27, 1976, Paul McCartney and Wings postponed an upcoming tour for three weeks after guitarist Jimmy McCulloch fell in his hotel bathroom, breaking his finger.

March 27, 1987, U2 performed on a rooftop in LA for the video for ‘Where The Streets Have No Name’.

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