The Shortest Chart Topper Ever, The Dead Become Hippies: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Rocktober 2nd: Washington almost had an official State Rock Song thanks to Almost Live host Ross Shafer...but another state did get one! Tour Haight-Ashbury with pinched-cheek media members, and see The Dead's pad! Plus live Genesis, Pink Floyd, and The Police!
Russia Falls For McCartnist-Lennonism, Birthday Bob, And The "Plaster Caster": This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]May 24th: Today's vids include the BEST version of Jumpin' Jack Flash the Stones EVER DID! Sir Paul playing Back In The USSR....in frickin' RED SQAURE! An see a mostly PG trailer for a far more lurid documentary about the unusual artistic medium of uber-groupie Cynthia Plaster Caster!
Not Fade Away: Genesis' 1983 Album Splits The Difference Between Prog And PopWe spoke to producer Hugh Padgham about the album that took the band from being a progressive rock group to a pop juggernaut, though with one foot still planted firmly in their experimental roots. Plus: what hip-hop song proved to be the inspiration of "Mama?"
Not Fade Away: Genesis Prog-Rock Masterpiece 'Selling England By The Pound' Turns 40Not Fade Away looks at some of the greatest albums of the past few decades as they celebrate significant anniversaries. This week we focus on the 1973 Genesis release 'Selling England By The Pound.' Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett offers insight into what made the album so unique.
Floyd's Least Favorite Floyd Album, Genesis' Brief Reunion, And Sting's B-Day: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]Hang out with the Grateful Dead in Haight Ashbury in the Summer of Love, tour Graceland with Priscilla Presley and Larry King, Pink Floyd live in '70, Genesis and The Police live, and more in today's bitchin' videos!
Page Meets The Guy Who Was Almost Plant, U.S. TV Debut For The Who: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]
Pink Floyd's Nick Mason Thanks Ed Sheeran For Olympics PerformanceIn an email to Ed Sheeran, Nick Mason wrote: "Hi Ed, Really great experience, many thanks for a great performance. And a great day out!"