Bowie Brings Ziggy To America, Willie Neil and John Start Farm Aid: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Zeptember 22nd: Two of the greatest charity fundraiser concerts ever happened on the same day...one of TV's greatest but most short lived music TV shows, long before MTV...and Nirvana's ONE show with Dan Peters of Mudhoney right BEFORE they got HUGE
Yellow Submarine's Money Connection, Bed-In For Peace II in Montreal, Keith's Best Stones Show: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]May 26th: The Beatles manager introduces The Stones managers discover soon to be Jagger's girlfriend...spend time in bed with John and Yoko...and the Rolling Stones show Keith Richards thinks is the best ever...
The Sad Story Of Jimmie Nicol, And Sharon Falls For Ozzy After Replacing Him With Dio: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 29th: Meet The Beatles drummer...Jimmie Nicol? Live Sabbath with Dio, Mick Ronson, guitarist #41 on Rolling Stone's list and STILL not in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame....Hello? Cleveland?
How The Beatles Came To Work For Michael Jackson:This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 22nd: In which the Beatles unwittingly lose control of their music to The King Of Pop, though Paul did okay on his own; Genesis put out their first single, Mick Ronson splits from Bowie, and Andy Warhol dies...
January 25 In Classic Rock: Beatles First US #1January 25th: in which The Beatles have the first of 25 US #1 hits, Bowie readys Ziggy, Yoko saves Strawberry Field, and Deep Purple and AC/DC's roadies brawl on stage in Australia, and Dylan's Victoria's Secret commercial
The Beatles Play With Ringo, Sabbath Invent Stoner Rock, And Super Bowl XL Pisses Everyone Off: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 5th: See Pete Best talking Beatles, The Stones at the Seahawks first Super Bowl, Bill Haley doing the British Invasion in reverse, Mick Jagger's war with The News of the World, and an intimate visit with NIgel Tufnel of Spinal Tap....
The Stones Sign With Andrew, Bruce Hops The Fence At Graceland, Layla Dumps Clapton: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]See Syd Barrett freaking out with Pink Floyd! See Eric Clapton and Patti Boyd talking about Layla, who is really Patti! See Mick Ronson with Bowie, Ian Hunter, and the Seattle band he produced, The Visible Targets!...and....more!
British Invasion In Reverse, The Stones Play The Seahawks Super Bowl, And Nigel Tufnel Goes To 65: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]In which Americans Invade Britain before they invaded us, Mick Ronson joins Bowie, The Seahawks are cheated out of Super Bowl rings but get to see the Stones...from a TV in the locker room...and Duff McKagen is born on Nigel Tufnel's birthday.
David Bowie's "Ziggy Stardust" Turns 40
This Week In Classic Rock... Friday, April 29th