This Day in History: 2022-10-05
Paul Anka movie "Girls' Town" premiers.
Guess Who release their SHARE THE LAND album.
Blood Sweat & Tears release their new album, NEW BLOOD.
1973: Singer/songwriter Annabelle Chvostek of the Wailin' Jennys is born in Toronto.
The Guess Who's "Clap For The Wolfman," featuring DJ Wolfman Jack,
peaks on Billboard at #6.
Bruce Cockburn releases his JOY WILL FIND A WAY album.
The Family Brown reach #1 on the Canadian singles chart for the first time, with
"If You Keep Throwing Dirt."
1977: Creed is in Toronto to close out a four night run at The Black Swan.
Domenic Troiano is in Toronto for a show at Thunder Sound.
Pat Travers' live version of "Boom Boom Boom (Out Go The Lights)"
peaks on Billboard at #56 for the second of a two-week run.
Chilliwack release their OPUS X album.
Bill Henderson joins
Colin James, and
Chrissy Steele at a benefit show at Vancouver's 86 Street Music Hall to
raise over $50,000 for
Brian MacLeod, who was fighting cancer and undergoing treatment at a Houston
1999: Tara Lyn Hart releases her self-titled debut album.
Bruce Cockburn releases his Yuletide album, CHRISTMAS, which includes his own
2002: Donnell Leahy and
Natalie MacMaster tie the knot in a ceremony in Creignish, NS.
Bobby Cameron is nominated for best blues artist at the Toronto Independent
Music Awards, held at the Phoenix Concert Theatre.
2006: Singer, artist, producer, and radio host
Jackie Rae dies of natural causes in Toronto at the age of 85.
Connie Kaldor is made a recipient of the Order of Canada.
Trooper is in Vancouver for a show at the PNE Gardens Ballroom.
Finger Eleven release the LIFE TURNS ELECTRIC album.
Kingdoom is in Calgary for a show at Dickens Pub.
Hey Romeo release their new single, "Pushin' Up Daisies."
Skydiggers are in Vancouver for the first of a two night run at The Commodore.
54-40 are forced to play borrowed instruments, as six guitars and one mandolin were among
the items stolen from the band's van the night before. All but two acoustic guitars are eventually
2018: Freudz Couch release their new single, "Freedom."
Bill Durst is in Toronto for a show at Hugh's Room.
2019: Daniel Caesar's single, "We All Find Love" is certified platinum in