Abe Kanan was born and raised on the south side of Chicago and grew up hanging out at Metro, Aragon, Riv, and all of Chicago’s music venues, checking...Full Bio


On This Day... August 5th.

On This Day… August 5th. 

1861 - Abraham Lincoln signed the First Federal Income Tax into law. The 3% Tax was applied to all incomes over $800. 

1957 - Dick Clark's "American Bandstand" made its debut in Philadelphia. "That'll Be the Day", by Buddy Holly, was the first record played.

1962 - Marilyn Monroe's housekeeper discovered Marilyn's body in the bedroom of her Los Angeles home. Her death was ruled a "possible suicide.” 

Florida Man - Florida Man Arrested for bad checks, blames his dog.

2012- Angi saw a weird red man at a concert. 

2021 - Abe’s car battery died and was leaking.