Donovan Debuts In The States, Wakeman Debuts With Yes: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Zeptember 30th: In which we see video of Donvan on American TeeVee for the first time, The Quarrymen play for John Lennon at his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, BOC and Skynyrd LIVE, and more!
Bowie's Space Oddity, Jerry Garcia's Neckties, Heart Finally Hit #1 In Large Hair: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]July 11th: In which Seattle's own Heart have their 1st #1 hit....no, it wasn't that one...not that one either, but damn did they have big hair back then.
The Monkees Meet The Beatles, The "27 Club" Gets 2 Biggies, Lauren Hammond And His Organ: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]July 3rd: In which The Monkees meet The Beatles, and it goes better than they expected! Crosby Stills and Nash meet at Joni Mitchell's house, and Lauren Hammond and some of the famous players of his organ....wait, that sounded dirty. It's not.
Bowie's Space Oddity, And McCartney's 3000th Show: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]June 20th: See Bowie's different videos for Space Oddity AND the one made by an astronaut aboard the International Space Station...Sir Paul's 3000th show...Cheech and Chong on American Bandstand...and meet Mickey Most!
Jones Leaves Stones, Wakeman Leaves Yes (1st Time), Springsteen Gets Married (2nd Time): This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]June 8th: The other Stones sack Brian, but let him tell the public...Rick Wakeman live and on Top Gear...Bill Wyman solo...Springsteen with an entirely different Patti....and more in today's bitchin' vids!
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.
Beatles and McCartney Go To #1 At The Same Time, Tom Goes Bankrupt: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]May 23rd: The Beatles breakup gets awkwarder, The Dead do a song you thought was by the Black Crowes, Tom Petty vs. his record label, and one of Scott Vanderpool's college roomates gets famous.....
Stones Fans Riot, Floyd Do One For Emily, A Big Mountain Blows Up: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]May 18th: Early Stones, Beatles sing with Stones, Floyd do a weird video for See Emily Play, Quality time with Rick Wakeman on his birthday, and......more
The Who's Zeppelin Connection, And Mick Rolls His Eyes: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]January 15th: Who played on The Who's first singe? Live Lynyrd Skynyrd, Rick Wakeman and Steve Hackett in a prog-rock superjam, The Beatles at Versailles, and more......
Epstein Courts Beatles, Floyd's Pig Gets Loose, A Who Show Goes Bad: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]AC/DeCember 3rd: Hear Brian Epstein talk about managing The Beatles, learn how to not get jolted by your electric guitar, live Monkees, the Stones listening to themselves, the soccer team owned by Frampton, Wakeman, and Simon...and Ozzy on his birthday!
Yes! Anderson Rabin Wakeman Bring Prog-Rock Magic to New JerseyThe band played the best of the '70s and '80s lineup of Yes.
Rick Wakeman on Anderson Rabin & Wakeman: No New Music, YetThe trio have yet to hire a bassist or drummer for their tour.