1949 – RCA introduces the 45 RPM record. It’s 7″ wide and plays at a faster speed than the traditional 33-1/3, providing better sound quality. The invention of these “singles” makes jukeboxes possible.
Glenn Frey of the Eagles had been suffering from a number of health complications- (rheumatoid arthritis, acute ulcerative colitis and pneumonia) & now comes word that that Frey has died at the age of 67. Continue reading →