History of Rock & Roll Timeline

Excellent. Very detailed. Starts in 1932 and ends in 2005. Very amusing that there is no entry for 1995-1997.

August 24, 1974
Lynyrd Skynyrd
Lynyrd Skynyrd’s song “Sweet Home Alabama” hits the charts. The track is a biting response to Neil Young’s “Southern Man.”

November 28, 1974
John Lennon’s Final Performance
John Lennon appears with Elton John at New York’s Madison Square Garden, in what will be his final public performance.

January 2, 1975
Beatles Break Up
In London, the Beatles announce the official break up of the group. Many fans will blame John Lennon’s wife Yoko Ono for the split.

March 29, 1975
Led Zeppelin Top Charts
Led Zeppelin has six albums on the pop charts, a feat never before accomplished by any other band.

via History of Rock & Roll Timeline.

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