Big Brother and the Holding Company: David Getz, Janis Joplin, Sam Andrew, James Gurley, Peter AlbinJune 10, 2010 – Slash is tackled by a fan in Milan while playing the classic solo in the middle of “Sweet Child O’ Mine”. He handles it perfectly and even continues the song after changing guitars. He says, “What’d I say? Rowdy crowd for sure. But amazing! The guy who nailed me didn’t take me down but he busted my poor [guitar]. Ah well, it was a kick-ass rock show in the first order!”
June 10, 1984 – The annual Texxas Jam takes place at the Cotton Bowl in Dal-las. The bill includes bands in this order: 38 Special, Bryan Adams, Gary Moore, Ozzy Osbourne and Rush.
June 10, 1966 – Janis Joplin makes her singing debut with Big Brother & the Holding Company at San Francisco’s Avalon Ballroom.