Chapman Buys .38 Special, The Phantom Spiker Chokes, Leppard Wrap In Tacoma: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Rocktober 27th: Sonny marries Cher...after she becomes legal. Little Feat and Frank Zappa's creepy bass player, Mark David Chapman tries to explain the unexplainable to Baba Wawa...Def Leppard wrap up their biggest tour ever in the Tacoma Dome...
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!
Help! Premiers, Dylan Crashes Triumph, Zeppelin Robbed: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Elvis does the song John Lennon panned on the BBC's Juke Box Jury...Early live Cream...the bizarre Screaming Lord Sutch...and a delightful interview with Geddy Lee of Rush on his birthday!
Ringo Gets To The Cavern First, Mick And Keith Set Free, And The Eagles Long Night At Wrong Beach: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]Interviews today with Mick on his release from prison, MacKenzie Phillips on her dad John, REM on David Letterman back when both he and Michael Stipe had HAIR! And more....
The Beatles Biggest Welcome, Fleetwood Gets A Boyd, Floyd Reunite: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]Today's videos include 350,000 lunatics welcoming the Beatles to Australia, The Beatles talkin' MBE's, a tour of Graceland and Elvis' cars, Pink Floyd in '66 and '05, Cheap Trick and The Troggs!
Eddie Cochran Crashes, Paul Loses Linda, Nirvana Smells Teen Spirit: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]Eddie Cochran dies in England...All four Beatles have hits at once, but not together now....Paul Allen buys some guitars for you to look at, and.....MORE!
Costello, Morello and (Surprise!) Bruce Springsteen Pay Tribute To Steven Van ZandtOn October 16 New York's Hammerstein Ballroom hosted a gala affair paying tribute to E Street Band guitarist/actor/garage rock champion/activist Little Steven Van Zandt. Elvis Costello, Southside Johnny and Rage Against The Machine's Tom Morello were all on the bill. Bruce Springsteen was not... but very few people were surprised (although everyone in the room was thrilled) when he showed up to present his consigliere with Little Kids Rock's Big Man Of The Year Award.
Steven Van Zandt: 14 Great MomentsThis week, E Street Band guitarist Little Steven Van Zandt will be honored by Little Kids Rock with their annual "Big Man Of The Year" award. The nonprofit organization, which works to restore and revitalize music education in disadvantaged public schools, has honored Clarence Clemons, Bernie Williams and Lady Gaga in the past.
Little Kids Rock To Honor Little StevenThe E Street Band's guitarist will receive the "Big Man Of The Year" award, named after his late bandmate Clarence Clemons, at Little Kids Rock's annual "Right 2 Rock" event on October 16th at New York's Hammerstein Ballroom.
Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band "Hit The Cycle" In PhiladelphiaWhen Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band come to perform at Citizens Bank Park on September 3-4, they’ll become the first live act to perform in every possible major live venue in Philadelphia. They will complete the cycle on Labor Day weekend at the home of the Phillies, capping off what they started back in 1973.
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