Beach Boys "Pocket Symphony" Schools Beatles, Crosby Should Stick To Sailboats: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]November 17th: Watch the Beach Boys record Good Vibrations...Early Pink Floyd, Hendrix, The Move, The Byrds, The Nice, Jethro Tull, David Crosby's sailboat he wrote a bunch of songs on, and Patti Smith meets the Pope!
Gram Parsons End At Joshua Tree, No Nukes, Simon And Garfunkel Play To Half-Million At Central Park: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Zeptember 19th: In which the No Nukes Concert doesn't work, because we still have nukes, in fact we have even more nukes now. Pearl Jam puts out a record setting record, the 5th Beatles has a birthday but dies first, and the Lovely Lita Ford
John And Paul Show Mick And Keith How It's Done: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Zeptember 10th: In which we see the Beatles and Stones do the song John and Paul wrote in front of Mick and Keith that made 'em think "Hey! We can do that!" and the Seattle band's song that conquered the world.
Elvis Bombs At The Opry, Ringo Bombs At Abbey Road: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Zeptember 4th: In which Elvis shakes it at the Grand Ole Opry....and no one cares! Pete Townsend smashes guitars, while Jimi Hendrix burns 'em...which one will Paul Allen buy? And more in today's bitchin' vids!
Beatles Leave The Cavern, Brian's Song, Paul Spreads Wings: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 3rd: In which The Beatles play for the last time at the Cavern Club, though Paul would return years later...Brian May turns his homework in quite late....36 years.... but finally gets his PhD....and Metallica live in Seattle for James Hetfield's B-day.
The Premier Of Help!, The Debut Of Cream, The Birth Of Geddy: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]July 29th: In which we see movie trailers galore in today's videos: The Beatles Help!, Beware of Mr. (Ginger) Baker, and Martin Scorsese's Bob Dylan documentary...plus live Cream and Screaming Lord Sutch!
Spittin' On The Stones, The Beatles Pimp Pot, And Sgt. Pepper Kills Careers: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]July 24th: In which we see live Stones, Byrds, and Badfinger, plus Paul McCartney's version of the hit song he gave them...plus Them, and Ringo talks about smoking weed with Bob Dylan!
First U.S. Who Tour, Van Halen's "Hide Your Sheep" Tour, And The Sad Story of Jim Gordon: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]July 14th: In which we see The Who on the Smothers Brothers Show, John Lennon going off on 3/4 of The Beatles manager Allen Klein, and Van Halen at the very peak of their rock powers in 1982!
Stones Get Out Of London, Live Aid, Black Sabbath's First Show: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]July 13th: In which The Stones get out of London for the first time, Sabbath play their 1st show, Bob Geldof has Phil Collins on both sides of the Atlantic on the same day, and Rod the Mod visits Bonnie Prince Charles...
"Folk Rock" Is Born, And The Worst Cover Song Of All Time: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]June 26th: In which The Beatles play New Zealand, Celine Dion's horrific cover of an AC/DC song, a rare interview with Col. Tom Parker, and home movies from Keith Richards and Anita Pallenberg.
George Harrison And Marshawn Lynch Have Something In Common, Jagger Knighted: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]June 9th: Why is it that when a famous person says they like something, their fans feel compelled to throw it at them? KZOK hates candy....but we really like single-malt Scots Whisky if you can figure a way to throw it without breaking the bottles.
The Beatles First Time At Abbey Road, Syd's First Show Since Floyd: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]June 6th: Love Me Do was released with 3 different drummers...see the one you've never heard of, Roy Orbison riding motorcycles, Screaming Lord Sutch, from whom it could be said that Alice Cooper stole his whole schtick...and more...