Fleetwood Mac released their ninth album in Sept. 1974.
Dokken's second album, Tooth and Nail,' was released on Sept. 13, 1984.
While the Beatles didn't officially break up until April 1970, one of the first signs that they were at least starting to think outside the constrictions of a group took place on Sept. 13, 1969, when John Lennon performed with the Plastic Ono Band (featuring Eric Clapton) at the Toronto Rock and Roll Revival.
For the first time in several trouble-plagued years, Kiss entered the recording sessions for 1984's 'Animalize' on both a commercial and a critical winning streak.
Aerosmith nearly fell apart in the late '70s and early '80s, with guitarists Joe Perry and Brad Whitford both leaving the lineup prior to 1982's disappointing 'Rock in a Hard Place' album.
Anyone who heard Janis Joplin's knockout performance on Big Brother and the Holding Company's 1968 album 'Cheap Thrills' knew she wouldn't be sticking around for long.
Long before Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks entered the picture, Fleetwood Mac were a triumph of British blues.
With 'The Warning,' Queensryche aimed to consolidate the gains made overseas by way of an initial EP.
Led Zeppelin performed together for the first time on Sept. 7, 1968, but not under that now-famous name.
On Sept. 7, 1978, the world lost one of its most unique children when The Who's Keith Moon left us.