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On this Day September 24, 1991
Nirvana's album Nevermind was released in America, entering the chart at No. 144 on its first week. The album which peaked at No. 1 in January 1992 has now sold over 30m copies world wide. The idea for the now iconic front cover shot of the baby swimming came after Kurt Cobain and drummer Dave Grohl saw a TV documentary on water babies.

On this Day September 24, 1966
Jimi Hendrix arrived in London with manager Chas chandler on a flight from New York City. With only the clothes he was wearing, Hendrix had sold his other belongings to pay a hotel bill in New York. One of the first things he did after arriving in England was to legally change his name from James to Jimi.

On this Day September 24, 1966
The Association started a three week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with 'Cherish'. The New Christy Minstrels almost recorded the track but Association member and songwriter, Terry Kirkman, held onto Cherish instead of selling it for $1000. The finished recording played for 3 minutes and 25 seconds, but the singles label listed the time as 3:00 so that DJs wouldnt be discouraged from playing a long song.

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This weeks featured band

Jets to Theory

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JETS TO THEORY" is the songwriting vision of Canadian Rocker " Dean Lonsdale"
A melodic, hook-laiden, power-pop Rock band with influences ranging from Led Zepplin, Wolfmother, Nick Cave, & David Bowie.

In 2006 "JETS TO THEORY" launched there first single "Too Vamped up" and the national recognition was instant. Mainstream FM rock Radio picked up the single from Victoria, BC to Moncton, NB, and "JETS" made the top 100 list in Canada.

In 2008, Dean entered the " We are Listening" songwri

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