Year 1988 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Jan 3 Roy Orbison and Friends: A Black and White Night premieres on Cinemax; concert performance includes James Burton; Bonnie Raitt, Bruce Springsteen, Elvis Costello, Tom Waits, and k.d. lang)
  • Jan 10 "Don't Get God Started" closes at Longacre Theater NYC after 86 performances

Music Awards in 1988

Musicians Married in 1988

  • Feb 21 British actor Dudley Moore (53) weds American actress Brogan Lane (33) at the Little Chapel of the West in Las Vegas; divorced in 1991
  • Apr 24 Musician Mick Fleetwood (40) weds model Sara Recor
  • Jun 19 Danny Spitz, heavy metal artist (Anthrax), weds Valerie

Musicians Divorces in 1988

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