Cinco de Mayo: Dick Rowe, the guy who turned down The Beatles with Decca Records, gets a second chance with The Rolling Stones…will he blow it again? Did Paul direct “Get Back” at Yoko? Television are back, playing the Moore in June, and Steven Adler talks about getting booted from G&R…
4 Die In Ohio, Zeppelin Charter The Starship, Metallica Go After Napster: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
May 4th: Hendrix on top of The Pops, Zeppelin on their Boeing 707, Paul Butterfield at Monterrey, The Troggs in a tubestation…and Kurt Cobain’s Seattle house…
Beatles Play With Tanks, Beach Boys Bomb With Maharishi, And the Godfather Would Be 83: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
May 3rd: In which The Beatles film Help! with help from the British Army…The Beach Boys try to one-up the Beatles by bringing the Maharishi along! Man, was he boring! Wings start heading for The Kingdome, and more…
Springsteen Passes His Audition, The Who Debut Tommy, Cream Reunite: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
May 2nd: Live rock from The Beatles, The Who, Cream, Foreigner, and Bruce Springsteen’s New York club show for a bunch of record weasels from CBS….don’t worry, he passed the audition…
The Beatles Get Baseball Cards, A Beach Boy Avoids the Draft, Fleetwood Goes Bankrupt: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
May 1st: Paul McCartney talks about the debauchery in the whorehouse of Europe, Mick Fleetwood avoids bankruptcy talk with Dick Clark and appears on Star Trek, Dylan and Clapton on The Johnny Cash Show, and ….more!
Allman Manager Murders, Moon Trashes Hotel Room Politely, And Dave Matthews Takes A Dump On Chicago: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
April 30th: Moonie shows how it’s done (with Steve Martin), Lester Bangs talks rock (and is played by the late Phillip Seymour Hoffman), live Allmans, Zep in the Kingdome, The Stones with Muddy Waters, the MC5, and Nirvana…both of ’em.
The Sad Story Of Jimmie Nicol, And Sharon Falls For Ozzy After Replacing Him With Dio: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
April 29th: Meet The Beatles drummer…Jimmie Nicol? Live Sabbath with Dio, Mick Ronson, guitarist #41 on Rolling Stone’s list and STILL not in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame….Hello? Cleveland?
April 28th: The Beatles Brit TV Special from 1964 where they do Shakespeare…A noted scholar points out all the Satanic references in Led Zeppelin’s Stairway to Heaven (there aren’t any), and live rock from Pink Floyd, T Rex….and more!
The Beatles Psychedelicize, Pearl Jam Mugged, And Was Bowie A Nazi?: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
April 27th: The Beatles invent an easy but mind-expanding recording trick, Aerosmith get Laid…or is it Lei’d? Pearl Jam get robbed, and Ringo marries his 2nd….
Ringo’s TV Special With Princess Leia, Blondie Gets Stevie Nicks’ Hit, Grace Gets A Shotgun: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
April 26th: All 44 or so minutes of the finest TV entertainment of the 70’s, Ringo’s song-and-dance Prince and the Pauper with TV’s hottest stars of 1978! Rod Stewart gets his Porsche carjacked…why? Because he’s sexy! You do think he’s sexy don’t you? Stories and Videos this way–>