The Million Dollar Quartet Jam, Smoke On The Water In Montreaux: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]December 4th: Hear the "Million Dollar Quartet"...and see the Broadway cast they inspired (in Issaquah!) on David Letterman. A tour of Hendrix's guitars in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (Paul Allen doesn't own them all), Tommy Bolin with The James Gang and Deep Purple, and The Best Xmas Song of All Time?
Carl Perkins' Blue Suede Shoes, Chuck Gets Out Of Prison, Mick Goes Solo...Again: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]November 19th: Super rare early footage of Carl Perkins, The Who, the Kinks, Wilson Pickett, The Supremes...Chuck Berry hanging with his pal Jimmy Carter, David Crosby with the guy who paid for his liver, and more in today's bitchin' videos.
The Beatles Have A Hit, Apple Vs. Apple, Nirvana Debut Dave: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Rocktober 11th: Video and audio today, rare and otherwise, from "The Million Dollar Quartet", The Beatles, The Rolling Stones 1981 Kingdome show (were you there?) and more!
The Premier Of Help!, The Debut Of Cream, The Birth Of Geddy: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]July 29th: In which we see movie trailers galore in today's videos: The Beatles Help!, Beware of Mr. (Ginger) Baker, and Martin Scorsese's Bob Dylan documentary...plus live Cream and Screaming Lord Sutch!
Mick And Keith Have A Hit...For Someone Else, Bill Wyman Marries A Young'un:This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 9th: See rare footage of Deep Purple, Grand Funk, and The Grateful Dead hanging with Hugh Hefner on Playboy After Dark...babes galore, and some of them later quite famous. Bill Wyman gets married to the girl he started dating when she was 13....and more!
Allman Brothers Busted, Floyd, Zeppelin, And Heart At #1: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]March 22nd: See MTV videos from Heart, Pink Floyd, and the one that Brian May said killed Queen's career in America! You sure as hell WON'T see them on MTV! Live Zeppelin, Foghat, and The Easybeats....and MORE!
The Beatles Start A Day In The Life, And Janis' Birthday: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]January 19th: The Monkees hit #1 in England while The Beatles start in on their best song. The Sex Pistols abandon their lead singer in L.A., we lose Carl Perkins and Wilson Pickett, and gain Phil Everly and Janis Joplin...
Paul And Ringo Marvel At Hendix, The Man In Black Goes To Prison, Clapton Comes Back: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]January 13th: See Dick Clark make a star, Hendrix play The Beatles, Clapton's post-druggie comeback, Pete Townsend explaining the kiddie-porn thing, and tons more in today's bitchin' vids!
The Nerk Twins, Sticky Fingers, And The Survivors: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]The Nerk Twins? They're actually quite famous. That's not Mick's bulge on Sticky Fingers? Well then....who's is it? Roy gets a special birthday from Springsteen, early live Def Leppard, Ramones, and more.....
Byrd Invents B-Bender, Floyd Think They Sucked, And The Incredible Sex Life Of Bill Wyman: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]See #10 on Maxim Magazine's Living Sex Legends list, Rolling Stone Bill Wyman with his 19 year old girlfriend who he started shagging when she was 13! Scandal! See Pink Floyd play songs they hate! The Byrds drummer shows off his invention and MORE!
Don't Step On My Suedes, Hardworking Beatles, And David Gets A New Liver: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]
From Sun Records To Katy Perry, 'True Blood' Shows Musical VarietyThis week's episode of HBO's True Blood covered a wide array of music, including classic blues from Chess Records (John Lee Hooker), early rock and roll from Sun Records (Carl Perkins) and a somewhat more recent pop star (Katy Perry).