Sunshine Superman, Ringo Comes Back, And The US Festival Loses Millions: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
Zeptember 3rd: In which we get psychedelic with Donovan, see Arthur Brown set himself on fire, and spend some quality time with The Police at Steve Wozniak’s first US Festival….he lost $12 million, he hopes you liked it.
A Rock Festival Turns To Anarchy, A Rock Hall Of Fame Opens In Cleveland: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
Zeptember 2nd: In which we hear uber-rare Doors demos….and go to one of the great rock festivals of the early 70’s that totally fell apart, turning into total anarchy right out of Lord of the Flies….oh the humanity!
Zeptember 1st: In which the guy who would later sign Zeppelin to Atlantic Records signed one of Page’s early idols, the “Danny” of the band that inspired The Partridge Family dies in Hurricane Katrina, and Green Day’s frontman gets booted from a plane for “pants on the ground”.
Elvis Plays For Hendrix, The First Isle of Wight Festival,Traffic’s Last: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
August 31st: In which we learn of two of England’s biggest mega-festivals, watch Jimi Hendrix entertain the ladies with one of the first songs he learned after he saw Elvis in Seattle, and meet the guy that did all those trippy Yes album covers…
Dylan Loved To Turn Beatles On, California Girls On Acid, Elvis Not Shot: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
August 28th: In which The Beatles talk about meeting Bob Dylan, and Ringo spills the beans on Conan: He was the first one to take a hit! Brian Wilson reveals the real inspiration behind California Girls, and it wasn’t a SHE…or a He for that matter…live Alice Cooper, Chicago, and more!
August 27th: In which The Beatles talk about meeting Elvis and losing Brian Epstein…Stevie Ray Vaughan live at The Gorge…and Alex Lifeson of Rush sets Ricky straight on April Wine…
The Beatles Introduce Their Guru, Hendrix Plays England For The Last Time, The Stones Make Bank: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
August 26th: In which we thrill to Lennon’s original musical take on the Maharishi before George made him change it…the incredible Isle of Wight festival from 1970…and the “Shreds” series parodies of Rolling Stones’ Top 5 Guitarists.
Cheap Trick’s bass player Tom Petersson talks with Scotty Vanderpool about their show Friday and more. And he called exactly on time! Bass players are usually almost always late…for everything…but not Tom.
August 25th: In which we see The Beatles in Seattle as they arrive for their 3rd and 4th to last-ever live shows…Seattle’s own Soundgarden play Jimi Hendrix’s studio in New York…Page and Plant unplugged, and more!
August 24th: In which Bruce Springsteen starts yet another band called Earth, John Lennon goes Cold Turkey, and the nutter who killed him goes to prison, hopefully forever.