This Day in Music History
1966 : Jimi Hendrix writes the lyrics to "Purple Haze" in his dressing room between performances at London's Uppercrust Club.
1967 : The Beatles' "Magical Mystery Tour" film debuts on BBC-TV.
1968 : Led Zeppelin's first US tour begins in Denver. They're the opening act for Vanilla Fudge.
2003 : Matthew West releases his major label debut album, "Happy". The album includes the hit single, "More".
Texts from calendar.songfacts.com