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.
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!
Roy Crashes His Bike, Santana Becomes Devadip, U2 Clog Up Los Angeles: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]March 27th: See Roy Orbison riding his motorcycle, Paul McCartney doing "Michelle" live, The Rutles make fun of The Beatles and get cash from 'em for doing it!
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.
Broken Feet And Fingers, Meet The Rutles, and Devadip: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]In which Roy Orbison and Ronnie Lane break bones, Carlos changes his name, The Rutles poke fun at The Beatles with their blessing, Eric finally marries Pattie, and ....more?