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 Alice Cooper, Chicago, and more!
A Rock And Roll Guinea Pig, Geffen Gets Lennon Through Yoko: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 20th: In which we enjoy the story of The Stones' managers record company, The Beatles 6th-to-last show ever, Exploding White Mice, Lennon with Cheap Trick, and more........
Townsend Beans Moon, Chicago's Bass Player Beat Up By Marines: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]The late Joe Cocker sings with subtitled lyrics AND with John Belushi imitating him...and Chicago's Peter Cetera sings with his jaw wired shut after some Marines beat the snot out of him!
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.....
Beatles Dominate Christmas, Doobie Busted For Doobies, Nirvana's First: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Live Beatles, Motorhead, Hawkwind, Doobie Brothers, Focus, and Aberdeen's Nirvana from their first tour!
Chicago Cops Blast 'Sweet Home Alabama' at 'Black Lives Matter' ProtestersThe Lynyrd Skynyrd classic is notorious for celebrating the confederate South, and was originally written in response to Neil Young's 'Southern Man.'
The Beatles Give Us Strawberry Fields Forever, We Lose Freddy Mercury: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]The original "rock videos" for Strawberry Fields Forever, Ringo's Photograph, one of Seattle's biggest rock stars you've never heard of, and Queen's totally different and much harder rockin' take on We Will Rock You from their awesome 1981 Montreal concert....playing tonight in Seattle area theaters!
Moon's Last Show With The Who, Rockers Raise $$$ For NYC After 9/11: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]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!
Daltrey Stutters To The Top, Ringo Puts His Foot Down: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Wh-Wh-Who had a huge hit trying to sound like M-M-M-Mods on S-S-S-S-Speed? And stop sending stuff to Ringo! Just stop it! Can't you see he's busy?
'David Bowie Is' Exhibit Brings True 'Sound and Vision' Experience to ChicagoReady for an immersive experience? The retrospective "David Bowie Is" opens today in Chicago, and it's a mind-blowing examination of one of the modern musical era's most fascinating creative minds.
Chicago Announces Their XXXVIth Album, Including 'Naked In The Garden of Allah'Chicago is about to return with their first new album in quite a while, and this one may do something that the horn-fueled band rarely does: court controversy.
British Invade Britain, Slowhand Drinks Too Much: This Day In Classic Rock [Video] The Beatles invented rock videos, though they didn't call them that then....see one of their early ones...along with live Metallica with Dave Mustaine...Chicago in the early days...and more!