Scott Halpin Gets His 15 Minutes With The Who, Happy Birthday Joe Walsh: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]November 20th: See Bo Diddley piss off Ed Sullivan...Keith Moon passes out on stage in San Francisco...George Harrison drops in on Paul Simon while he's hosting Saturday Night Live...and spend some quality time with Joe Walsh on his birthday.
The Doors Get A Record Deal, Janis Joplin Gets Arrested: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]November 15th: See Heart live at WSU in 1976, Janis Joplin on German TV, hear Johnny and the Moondogs before they became The Beatles, and more in today's bitchin' videos!
Floyd Open For Hendrix, Pete Says He's Bi, And George's Attacker Goes To Prison: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]November 14th: Today's videos include George and Olivia Harrison talking about the nutjob that broke in and stabbed him, all the bands from Hendrix's first big "package tour"...and the video for one of the worst songs ever.
Sullivan Spots The Beatles, Zeppelin's Swan Song, Idol Dumps Fish In Seattle: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Rocktober 31st...Happy Halloween: The Beatles on Ed Sullivan, The Who in '65, a tour of The Cavern Club and Chislehurst Caves where Led Zeppelin threw a legendary and oh so sordid party, and Michelle Phillips on her 8-day marriage to Dennis Hopper...
Daltrey Stutters To The Top, Ringo Puts His Foot Down: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Rocktober 13th In w-which we learn Wh-Wh-Who had a huge hit trying to sound like M-M-M-Mods on S-S-S-S-Speed? And stop sending stuff to Ringo! Just stop it! Can't you see he's busy?
"Hey Jude" Goes To Number One, So Does Bad Company: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Zeptember 28th: In which Producer Pagey gets excited about some ****y band, George Harrison is sued by greedy record weasels, and a video tour of Ringo's Liverpool....
Ringo Needs A Stand-In, The Doors Light A Fire, And The Great Ian Hunter: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]June 3rd: Yikes! Lots of dead rock stars born today, check out loving video tributes....See the only drummer who ever played live with The Beatles after they hired Ringo....and more!
Billy Joel Starts A Band After Seeing Beatles, A Psychedelic Day In London: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]See The Beatles on Ed Sullivan just like Billy Joel did, with aspirin commercials and the whole can 'o whoopass...Live Zeppelin (including 4 Stick, which they almost never played)...and Metallica doing Master of Puppets right here in Seattle!
New York Port Authority to Landmark 50th Anniversary of Beatles' First U.S. TripIt's been 50 years since the Beatles first landed in the United States for their earthshaking debut appearance on 'The Ed Sullivan Show' and people are still going crazy for the Fab Four. Even New York's Port Authority.
Celebrating The Beatles on Ed Sullivan 50 Years Later, With a Little Help From Reunited Eurythmics, Perry, Grohl & WonderThe Eurythmics also reunited; Stevie Wonder, Joe Walsh, Dave Grohl were among other performers.
The Monkees "Head" Flops, Scot Halpin Fills In For Keith Moon: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]See the legendary grainy video of the Who show in '74 when Keith Moon passes out and is replaced by a 19 year old audience member...it's the rock and roll equivalent of the Zapruder film from the grassy knoll!
Beatles Last Sullivan, Foo's First Letterman, And Michael Jackson Steals Paul's Catalog: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]See the Beatles last performance on Ed Sullivan, Paul telling David Letterman how Michael Jackson got the rights to The Beatles songs, that Crazy Arthur Brown, and more in today's bitchin' videos!