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Elvis Marries and a Beach Boy Arrested in Today’s Rock History!

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1967

32 year old Elvis Presley married 21-year-old Priscilla Beaulieu, a girl he first met in 1959 when she was just 14 years old

Also in ‘67

The F.B.I. arrested The Beach Boys’ Carl Wilson on charges of avoiding the military draft and refusing to take the Oath of Allegiance. He is later released and joined the rest of the band in Ireland for a European tour.

 1976

 The Bellamy Brothers topped the Billboard Hot 100 with “Let Your Love Flow”

 1973

 Bachman-Turner Overdrive, featuring former Guess Who guitarist Randy Bachman, released their first album. The LP would take six months to hit the charts and over a year before the single “Let it Ride” became a Top 25 hit.

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