I Buried Paul, Rod Quits The Faces: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Rocktober 12th: In which The Beatles record Run for Your Life, Chrysler unveils a car record player that eats records (and none of them were any good anyway), Floyd Fans fall from stands, Gene Vincent dies, and.....more
Beatles Take America, Another Riot In Vancouver, HBD Mr. Baker: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 19th: In which we see, The Beatles landing in Seattle in '64, Live Queen, Led Zeppelin, Deep Purple, and the delightful Ginger Baker being his lovable, affable self!
Do You Still Need Him? Will You Still Feed Him? 64 Was 11 Years Ago: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]June 18th: Spend some quality time with Sir Paul on his Birthday, from the Cavern Club in Liverpool to The Beatles first trip Down Under, to Letterman, to....The White House!
Buddy's First Single, Bob's Second Album, The Pistols Make England Angry: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]May 27th: Buddy Holly on Ed Sullivan doing the song that sold millions of Stratocasters and made The Beatles fall in love with Buddy Holly....live Stones, Paul McCartney getting his doctorate, and... Pirate Radio! Arrr!
Beatles Set Record Record, Mick And Keith's First Hit, ABBA Become A Rock Band: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]March 16th: In which we enjoy Live early Beatles and Stones, not so live Otis Redding, though he would've if he could've...and spend some quality time with Nancy on her birthday!
Clapton Quits Yardbirds, Pistols Snub Rock Hall, Kinks Go Commercial: This Day In Classic Rock[Videos]March 13th: In which Beatles talk A Hard Day's Night...The Yardbirds with Clapton, Beck, and Page...super-early live Floyd...and tragedy in Austin in today's video wonderland.
The Stones And Jumping Jack Dyer, Paul And Linda Tie the Knot: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]March 12th: In which Paul and Linda get married, Mick and Keith record Jumpin' Jack Flash, John Lennon on Monday Night Football with Howard Cosell, and what happens when Metallica play South America.
Tom And Jerry Hit It Big, Pink Floyd Hit It Bigger: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]March 10th: See Tom and Jerry...and the household names they became. Live Pink Floyd from the year they took over the world. Jeff Beck lures his friend Jimmy Page out of retirement, and the tech genius of Boston's Tom Scholz...
The Beatles Start In On Help!, Priscilla Leaves Elvis, Abbey Road Protected: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 23rd: One of America's great America songs written by Woody Guthrie, The Beatles start in on their second movie, Tom Petty loses another bass player, and...would you believe EMI tried to sell Abbey Road to developers? The f-in' NERVE!
The Tragic Station Nightclub Fire, And Kurt Cobain Would Be 50: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 20th: Early live Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Spirit, Jerry Lewis's Son, Screaming Lord Sutch...a rare early interview with Nirvana, and a documentary on the tragic Great White show tonight in 2003.
The Beatles Meet The Maharishi, Def Leppard Piss Off El Paso, And Mick Avory's Birthday: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 15th: The Beatles meet the Maharishi, Jackie Wilson gets shot, The guy who produced Who's Next and The Kinks drummer have birthdays, all with bitchin' videos!
Beatles Start British Invasion, Plant Wins Grammys Without Zeppelin: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 9th: They weren't the first Brits to have a hit in the States, but when The Beatles played Ed Sullivan it launched The British Invasion...plus live at the Cavern Club, George's concert for Bangladesh, and more...