Stones Meet Beatles, Yardbirds Take Over: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 23rd: See The Rolling Stones doing The Beatles. A Beatles song, that is, get your mind out of the GUTTER! See Bruce Springsteen lead an entire concert arena in singing Happy Birthday to Roy Orbison! And BEWARE the "Hall of Douchebags"!
John Marries Yoko, Bowie Marries Angie, Slade Spell Badly: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]March 20th: In which we see the Beatles...and some of The Beatles Idols...on the UK's Ready Steady Go! Eric Clapton explains how he got the "woman tone" on his Gibson SG...and sings the bluesiest blues song ever!
Elvis And The Who Debut On TV, And We Are The World: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]January 28th: Elvis and The Who make their TV debuts on the same day, but 10 years apart. Live Traffic, Wings, Moody Blues, and more....
The Who's Last Shows With Moon And The Ox, Rockers Raise $$$ For NYC After 9/11: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Rocktober 21st: In which we see The Kingsmen from Portland doing Louie Louie on national TV, Paul McCartney showing off the Elvis Bass, and Alice Cooper vs. Kiss: You be the judge!
The LP Record Is Premature, The Doors Piss Off Ed Sullivan: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Zeptember 17th: In which we see RCA Victor's ridiculously priced turntable from 1931, and how much people will pay for them now...Paul McCartney tells David Letterman what it's like to be dead, and The MC5 Kick out the Jams, motherf***ers!
Elvis Bombs At The Opry, Ringo Bombs At Abbey Road: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Zeptember 4th: In which Elvis shakes it at the Grand Ole Opry....and no one cares! Pete Townsend smashes guitars, while Jimi Hendrix burns 'em...which one will Paul Allen buy? And more in today's bitchin' vids!
Jim Sings "Higher" On Sullivan, Paul Is Not Dead, And Queen "Ruin" Bicycle Seats: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]See The Doors controversial appearance on Ed Sullivan, hear conspiracy theories on Paul McCartney's death...and hear Paul talk about being dead....Turn me on, dead man! Plus the MC5 kick out that jams and more in today's bitchin' vids.
Elvis Impresses No One, The Who Buy A Dog, And Easy Rider: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]Video today includes some of the earliest known color shots of Elvis, The Who live in '65, The o.g. trailer for Easy Rider, The Pretenders original lineup rocking it HARD, and Soundgarden on Kim Thayil's birthday.
Phil Spector Bails Out The Beatles, Clapton Cracks The Ton: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]See Eric Clapton's 3 million pound Ferrari! See Edwin Starr asking the musical question "War! What is it good for", and learn The Answer! See the Beatles screwing around in the studio! And MORE, dammit, there's ALWAYS more!
John Marries Yoko, Clapton Loses Connor: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]SEE British Mods go CRAZY! SEE Mick Jagger's excuse for a "shirt" circa 1971! SEE The Crazy World of Arthur Brown light his head on FIRE! And MORE!
Rock And Roll Comes To Television, Paul And Linda Go To Wayne's World: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]Elvis and The Who make their TV debuts, Paul and Linda meet Mike Myers at the London premier of Wayne's World 2, and tons more with cool videos!