Michael Jackson purchases the entire Beatles music catalog in The Coast Music Museum.

The Coast Music Museum for August 10th 2018.

1985 – On August 10th 1985, Michael Jackson outbid Paul McCartney for the ownership of the entire Beatles catalog of music.

1993 – August 10th 1993, The Dave Matthews Band played a show in Virginia, where some of their songs were recorded live and made a debut on their first album.

2012 – Following the devastating Aurora, Colorado movie theater shooting in July of 2012, during “The Dark Knight Rises”, Motley Crue and Kiss donated $100,000 to the victim’s families on August 10th 2012.

Artifact of the day: 1976 – Starting on August 10th 1976, Elton John launched a 10 night engagement at Madison Square Garden, which was record breaking for the venue.