Musings On Music History: Marky Mark’s Bad Vibrations, Eddie Van Halen’s Awesomeness, and Otis Redding’s Incomparable Art

01.23: On this day in 1953, Robin Zander, lead singer of the cheapest trick in all the land, Cheap Trick, was born. Actually, they’re not that cheap. They owned the airwaves in 1979, with their still very catchy, and somewhat pleading, song “I Want You To Want Me.” You’ve heard it, you know it, you…