This Day in History: 2022-11-10
1958: Hank Snow peaks on Billboard’s country chart at #16 with “A Woman Captured Me.”
1962: Hank Snow tops Billboard’s country chart with “I’ve Been Everywhere,” the first of two weeks at #1.
1968: The Paupers are in Toronto closing out a two night run at the Night Owl.
1970: Bruce Cockburn is in Thunder Sound Studios in Toronto, working on what would become his HIGH WINDS WHITE SKY album.
1975: All 29 crew members die when a freighter sinks on Lake Superior. The tragedy is immortalized in Gordon Lightfoot‘s “The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald,” released in ’76.
1979: Hank Snow enters Billboard’s country chart and peaks at #98 with “It Takes Too Long” the first of its two weeks on the chart.
1982: Coney Hatch opens for Judas Priest in Portland at Memorial Coliseum. It’s the first of two shows in three nights.
1984: Triumph releases their THUNDER SEVEN album in the US.
1985: “One Night Love Affair” by Bryan Adams peaks on the Billboard singles chart at #13.
1990: Back by popular demand, Jeff Healey returns to the Hammersmith Odeon for the second show in a month.
1990: Anne Murray peaks at #5 on Billboard’s country chart with “Feed This Fire.”
1991: Bryan Adams releases the single, “There Will Be Another Tonight.”
1998: Rush release DIFFERENT STAGES, a double live album taken from shows over the years.
1999: Kim Mitchell is the guest on The Mike Bullard Show, promoting his new album, KIMOSABE.
1999: Matthew Good sees his BEAUTIFUL MIDNIGHT album certified platinum in Canada.
2001: Nelly Furtado peaks on Billboard’s singles chart at #5 with “Turn Out The Light.”
2002: Bryan Adams is among those performing at the Royal Opera House in London, England during the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund benefit.
2005: Stampeders are in Brampton, Ontario for a show at the Heritage Theatre.
2009: Faber Drive release their sophomore album, CAN’T KEEP A SECRET, and the first single, “Payoff.”
2011: Big Sugar is in Winnipeg for a show at the Burton Cummings Theatre.
2012: Following his breakup with Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber plays an acoustic version of “Cry Me A River” at his show in Boston.
2014: Trews are in Winnipeg for a show at the Burton Cummings Theatre.
2016: Michael Chenowith is in Edmonton for a show at Smokehouse BBQ.
2016: Darker Still releases their self-titled debut EP.
2018: Killer Dwarfs are in Oshawa, Ontario for a show at The Music Hall. Opening is Carbon.
2018: Goddo is in Niagara Falls, Ontario for a show at Queen Seneca Theatre.
2018: George Canyon is in Grande Prairie, Alberta for a show at Revolution Place.
2018: Headstones are with Matchstick Skeletons in Brandon, Manitoba for a show at the Centennial Auditorium.
2019: Ian Thomas is in Oshawa, Ontario for a show at the Regent Theatre.