Bob Marley

HBD to The Boss, Bruce Springsteen. (Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Jeff Beck Smashes Steve Howe’s Guitar, Lennon And Morrison Talk Guns: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See The Yardbirds with Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page, hear one of Steve Howe’s pre-Yes bands, Alex Chilton and The Box Tops, and watch Neil Young with Crosby Stills and Nash schooling the youngsters on how to make an old-fashioned hippie protest song….

09/23/2014

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Bob Marley’s ‘Legend’ Turns 30: Deluxe Edition Coming This July

This month 33 years ago, Bob Marley passed away at the age of 36 of cancer. Three years later, Legend, a posthumous compilation of some of the Rastaman’s biggest hits.

05/08/2014

HBD to the ever-delightful Axl Rose. (Mark Metcalf/Getty Images)

George Joins Quarrymen, Felder Booted By Eagles, Chuck Berry Behaves Badly: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

See three of The Quarrymen who didn’t go on to The Beatles talk about the early days in Liverpool…one of Mick and Keith’s earliest songs…Live Floyd in ’67…and more!

02/06/2014

You love us, right?  But do you love us enough to pay $3300 to $4000 to be buried with us? (Jean-Sebastian Evrard/Getty Images)

Elvis’ Records His First, Lennon Ordered Out, Boogie With Stu: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

Live videos from The Rolling Stones, early Def Leppard, The Velvet Underground with the shagadelic Nico, KISS, Screamin’ Jay Hawkins….and more!

07/18/2013

Jane Asher in 2006. She was very nearly Mrs. Paul McCartney instead of with this boring old fart.{Kidding. He's probably a very nice boring old fart} (MJ King/Getty Images)

Paul Meets Jane, Floyd Ditch Syd, And Welcome To Alice’s Nightmare: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

RARE videos today! Paul with Jane Asher, Neil Young’s first movie, Alice Cooper’s TV Special! Michael Jackson’s hair catching on fire! They gave Alice a TV special? No WAY!

04/18/2013

Bob Marley's birthday is a national holiday in Jamaica. (Mladed Antonov/Getty Images)

George Joins The Quarry Men, Felder Booted From Eagles, And Bob Marley’s Birthday: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

In which George Harrison joins The Quarry Men, The Pink Floyd are teen idols, Don Felder gets booted from The Eagles, and Bob Marley and Axl Rose share a birthday.

02/06/2013

He didn't shoot the sheriff, and neither did Bob Marley, mon. (Jefferson Bernarde/Getty Images)

Magical Mystery Traffic Jam, Hendrix Gets Plaque In London: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

The Beatles were deeply involved in day three of filming their Magical Mystery Tour TV special today in 1967, or at least they were trying. They were looking for a quiet, secluded field to shoot […]

09/14/2012

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Newly Discovered Ocean Parasite Named After Bob Marley

In most cases, having a new species named after you would be pretty incredible, but we’re not sure if that’s really the case for a newly discovered ocean parasite that has been dubbed after Jamaican singing legend, Bob Marley.

07/12/2012

I've got to get out of this place! Eric Burdon at a book signing in 2004. (Martin Oeser/Getty Images)

This Day In Classic Rock: May 11th

It was today in 1964 during a tour of Britain that The Rolling Stones were denied midday admission to the dining room at the Grand Hotel in Bristol where they were staying, not because of their long […]

05/11/2012

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New Bob Marley Documentary Set for Release on 4/20

A new documentary on the life of Bob Marley is due for release on the all-too-appropriate date of April 20th.

03/18/2012

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