He’s kinda big and he’s awful strong

Steve Kline Ages of Rock

August 31

vm1945: Van Morrison is born.

The Angels1963: Girl trio The Angels rules the charts with My Boyfriend’s Back, which will remain at #1 for three weeks. The writers of the song are Bob Feldman, Jerry Goldstein and Richard Gottehrer, Brooklyn songwriter/producers who go on to write the hit Sorrow and have the 1965 U.S. #11 single as The Strangeloves with I Want Candy.