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Yes, Ted Cruz, Rock Music Did Respond to 9/11

Despite what Ted Cruz says, many of the biggest living icons of classic rock were quick to respond to 9/11. Here are songs he may have missed (or may be choosing to ignore).

03/25/2015

HBD to Black Sabbath's Tony Iommi. (Leon Neal/Getty Images)

Beatles Don’t Wear Beatle Wigs, Bon’s Gone, Ozzy Visits The Alamo: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Spectacular Live AC/DC, Led Zeppelin, Tower of Power, Manfred Mann doing Springsteen, Wishbone Ash, Focus (even weirder live), and a historical reenactment of Ozzy’s trip to The Alamo. Do you like it? He peed on it.

02/19/2015

HBD to Cheap Trick's Robin Zander....for the love of god would somebody put his band in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame already? (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Cleveland Doesn’t Rock, Floyd’s First Single, And Chicago’s Terry Kath: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Nirvana starts big, at Mom’s house in Aberdeen, Hear Springsteen’s last show with his band Steel Mill, and the last E-Street Band performance of Danny Federici…Robin Zander of Cheap Trick….and Terry Kath of Chicago…..

01/23/2015

HBD to Tacoma's The Ventures guitarist Bob Bogle (2nd from left), here ringing the bell to open the NYSE the year before his death. (Brad Barket/Getty Images)

The Cavern Opens, And Paul Gets Busted…Twice: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See the Cavern Club in Liverpool like you’ve never seen it before….actually, I’ve never seen it, but I have been to Portland. Eric Clapton unplugged…all of it…and Paul McCartney talks weed.

01/16/2015

Eric Clapton came back tonight with a little help from his friend Pete Townsend. He played his "Blackie" Stratocaster for the first time...he'd later sell it for a cool million. (Larry Busaca/Getty Images)

Paul And Ringo Marvel At Hendix, The Man In Black Goes To Prison, Clapton Comes Back: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See Dick Clark make a star, Hendrix play The Beatles, Clapton’s post-druggie comeback, Pete Townsend explaining the kiddie-porn thing, and tons more in today’s bitchin’ vids!

01/13/2015

Bruce Springsteen (Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Bob Dylan MusiCares Person of the Year Concert Adds Bruce Springsteen and More

Previously honored by Musicares have been Tony Bennett, Bono, Natalie Cole, Phil Collins, Neil Diamond and Aretha Franklin.

01/06/2015

The Kinks Ray Davies learned a lot about America today in '04. (Michael Stroud/Getty Images)

Floyd Bore Critic, Kinks Frontman Shot By Purse Snatcher:This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Early Beatles, Pink Floyd, Hendrix, Zeppelin, Alice Cooper when Alice Cooper was a band, and Ray Davies learns to let the purse go….

01/05/2015

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen & Chris Martin Play Bono, Join U2 at World AIDS Day Concert: Watch

Kanye West and Carrie Underwood also performed—though not with U2.

12/02/2014

HBD to Metallica's Kirk Hammett. (Carlos Alvarez/ Getty Images)

America Meets The Beatles…On The TV News: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

Learn how to play “Master of Puppets” with Metallica’s Kirk Hammett on his birthday! See the Beatles on the Huntley-Brinkley Report the way America saw ‘em first! See Neil Young going over one of Crazy Horse’s best shows with the late Danny Whitten, and more in today’s bitchin’ videos…

11/18/2014

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Bruce Springsteen Releases Recordings of Every 2014 Show on New Website

You want his cover of Lorde’s “Royals” or AC/DC’s “Highway To Hell”? Now you can get them, legally, as a download or even on CD.

11/17/2014

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