Townsend Goes El Kabong On Moon, Chicago’s Bass Player Beat Up By Marines: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
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!
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.
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!
See one of the first “rock videos” ever made…of course they didn’t call them that then. See the great Terry Kath on guitar LIVE, Johnny Rotten gets nasty, the awesome Slim Harpo…and more!
No Dancing In Cleveland, Floyd’s First Single, And Terry Kath Is Great On Guitar, With Guns Not So Much: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]
See the earliest known footage of Nirvana at a Radio Shack in Aberdeen, Hear Springsteen’s last show with his band Steel Mill, and the last E-Street Band performance of Danny Federici…
The GRAMMY Hall of Fame was established in 1973 to honor recordings of lasting qualitative or historical significance that are at least 25 years old. According to GRAMMY.org, inductees are selected by a “special member committee of eminent and knowledgeable professionals from all branches of the recording arts.”
Moon’s Last Show With the Who, McCartney Raises $$$ 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!
Graham Falls Out Of Van, The Beatles’ Magic Alex, Nirvana 86’d From Own Party: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]
Video today of biker gang The Hollies, The strange Magic Alex singing on the Beatles bus, The Plastic Ono band with Clapton playing to Yoko noises…..and…..more!
The Beatles talk about meeting Bob Dylan (and a cartoon kids!), The Beach Boys do Brian Wilson’s first “acid song”, Who’s the most chicago-like Chicago these days….and Jack Black in Seattle!
Beatles Rained Out, Leppard’s Drummer Rejoins With One Less Arm, And Robert Plant Can Retire Now: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]
The Stones’ manager starts a record label, and puts out Rick Derringer’s first hit. They have a party, and Eric Clapton drinks. A lot. The Beatles, already sick of playing live get rained out in Cincinatti three nights before coming to Seattle sunshine! All this and more useless rock and roll trivia inside!