Radiohead, Rage Against the Machine Lead Rock and Roll Hall of Fame NomineesJudas Priest, Kate Bush, Dire Straits and the Eurythmics are among the other nominees.
Best Joins Beatles, Page Forms Zeppelin, Mix Is 53 And Still Likes Big Butts: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 12th: In which Pete Best tells David Letterman about getting booted from The Beatles, some of the earliest known footage of Led Zeppelin, The Police, The Alice Cooper Band, Russkie kids rocking out properly, and Seattle rapper Mix-A-Lot singing about butts.
Lennon Throws A Spaniard, Linda Shoots The Stones, Clapton Sells Strats: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]June 24th: In which John Lennon reads his own wordplay "poetry", Eric Clapton talks guitars...and sells some for a s***-ton of money, and Jeff Beck on his birthday with tons of rock gods...
George Martin's First Hit, Zeppelin Open For The Who, Dire Straits Digital Hit: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]May 25th: In which Sir George Martin scores his first hit as a producer with about the most un-Beatle like thing ever. The Who and Led Zeppelin play together and never again. Dylan gets a scare, and one of you ***holes hits The Scorpions singer with a camera in the Kingdome.
Elvis Vs. San Diego Police Chief, Top 5 Beatles, And Baby Metallica: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 4th: Videos for the 5 Beatles singles in the Top 5 today in '64, some of them rare and wonderfully awesome. Machine Guns: Jimi sings about 'em, the Nuge shoots 'em, but they played together...once. Crosby Stills Nash and Young jam with Tom Jones, and man do they look stoned. Nah, couldn't be.
Mick Beaned, Ringo Doubled, Wilsons Honor Wilson, Dr. Hook Gets The Cover Of The Rolling Stone:This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]March 29th: See footage of the Rolling Stones in the South of France in 1966....we don't have footage of someone hitting Mick with a chair, but it's pretty cool anyway. Who the hell would throw a chair at Mick?
Rock And Roll Weddings Galore For Valentine's Day, And The Greatest Live Album Ever Made Is Made: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]February 14th: Happy Birthday to Heart's Roger Fisher on Valentine's Day, which features a gaggle of rock and roll weddings, and the only known video footage of greatest live album ever made!
Louie Louie, Purple Haze, And Nirvana Conquer America On SNL: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]November 11th: If Ross Shafer tried to make Louie Louie our state song, why is the most famous version from a band from Portland? The Stones get barred from Japan, and the pervvy Gary Glitter gets out of prison...the first time...
Beatles Get Run Out Of Town, Doors Spark A Riot, And Fresh Cream: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]December 9th: In which we see a reenactment of Brian Epstein meeting The Beatles...Cream live...and The Beatles send-up The Rutles on Ron Nasty's birthday....
Beatles Dominate The Charts, Hendrix Jams With The Nuge But Doesn't Much Like Him: This Day In Classic Rock [Video] See Ted Nugent blather on about how what a better person he is than Jimi Hendix! See ultra-rare footage of the Beatles from 1964! See Slade, Dire Straits, and Crosby Stills Nash and Young LIVE! And MORE!
Leo Fender Leaves Us, Ozzy Picked To Represent Us To Aliens: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]SEE Ozzy bite a BAT! SEE the Beatles LIVE at the Cavern Club! SEE The Who Live in '65! See HIPPIES TRIPPING to the Grateful Dead! See The Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band on Monty Python BEFORE it was Monty Python....and.....MORE!
Zeppelin Say "Thank You", Hendrix's Murderer (Maybe) Dies In Plane Crash, The Osbournes Premeirs: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]In which David Bowie is still Davie Jones, The guy some people think killed Jimi Hendrix dies in a plane crash, and Ozzy, Sharon and some of their kids debut on MTV. All with bitchin' videos.