Bowie Brings Ziggy To America, Willie Neil and John Start Farm Aid: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Zeptember 22nd: Two of the greatest charity fundraiser concerts ever happened on the same day...one of TV's greatest but most short lived music TV shows, long before MTV...and Nirvana's ONE show with Dan Peters of Mudhoney right BEFORE they got HUGE
Beatles Love Pot, Blackmore Quits Deep Purple: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 7th: Meet CBS's first rock and roll deejay, see The Beatles ultra psychedelic Tomorrow Never Knows, hear Jethro Tull with their first guitarist, live Deep Purple, and more!
Nancy's Boots Go Walkin', AC/DC's Debut: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 17th: Nancy Sinatra shakes them boots....and other stuff. So does David Coverdale's unstable wife Tawny. The Stones in LA in '72, and more in today's bitchin' videos.
Jimmy Page: The Post-Zeppelin YearsIn bookstores now is Light and Shade: Conversations With Jimmy Page. While much of the book, understandably, focuses on Led Zeppelin, the book also features interviews with Page promoting his projects from the past few decades, including his collaborations with Whitesnake's David Coverdale (in Coverdale/Page), Bad Company's Paul Rodgers (in The Firm) and Robert Plant.
Heart, Rush, Deep Purple, Procul Harum, Joan Jett Make Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame BallotHard rock fans may have cause to rejoice within a few weeks: after being ignored for years, Rush and Deep Purple are on this year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ballot, as is Heart and Joan Jett & The Blackhearts. One question that has yet to be answered is, if inducted, which members of these groups will be included?
Glenn Hughes On A Deep Purple Mk III Reunion: "No One At 'Castle Blackmore' Opened The Door"Glenn Hughes tells CBS Local that "Jon, David and I were trying to get it together." The roadblock was the band's famously mercurial guitarist: "We couldn’t get ahold of him. We sent carrier pigeons, and the Pony Express. But nobody at 'Castle Blackmore' answered the door. It wasn’t meant to be."
David Coverdale Of Whitesnake Talks With Vanderpool