Nixon Orders Lennon Out, Kiss Offer Fans A Final Bit Of Schwag: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]July 18th: Gene Simmons is sure you love his band so much you'll pay thousands to be buried in an official Kiss Koffin...Richard Nixon knew how to deal with pot smokin' hippies...and see one of shock-rock's prototypes, Screamin' Jay Hawkins....
Elvis Signs With Sun, The Stones Play Their First, HBD Christine McVie: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]July 12th: The earliest known footage of The King...The earliest known recording of The Rollin' Stones without the "G"...Ron Wood's girlfriend farts, Stevie NIcks makes fart noises, live Traffic....and more!
George Harrison And Marshawn Lynch Have Something In Common, Jagger Knighted: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]June 9th: Why is it that when a famous person says they like something, their fans feel compelled to throw it at them? KZOK hates candy....but we really like single-malt Scots Whisky if you can figure a way to throw it without breaking the bottles.
New Elvis Presley Box Set Includes all Early RecordingsThe three-disc set debuts July 28 and contains heretofore unreleased recordings like a live performance of “I Forgot to Remember to Forget” from 1955.
Dick Gets a Second Chance, Springfield Call It Quits: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Cinco de Mayo: Dick Rowe, the guy who turned down The Beatles with Decca Records, gets a second chance with The Rolling Stones...will he blow it again? Did Paul direct "Get Back" at Yoko? Television are back, playing the Moore in June, and Steven Adler talks about getting booted from G&R...
The Sad Story Of Jimmie Nicol, And Sharon Falls For Ozzy After Replacing Him With Dio: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 29th: Meet The Beatles drummer...Jimmie Nicol? Live Sabbath with Dio, Mick Ronson, guitarist #41 on Rolling Stone's list and STILL not in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame....Hello? Cleveland?
Stones Meet Beatles, Yardbirds Take Over: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 23rd: See The Rolling Stones doing The Beatles. A Beatles song, that is, get your mind out of the GUTTER! See Bruce Springsteen lead an entire concert arena in singing Happy Birthday to Roy Orbison! And BEWARE the "Hall of Douchebags"!
The Who Unleash Tommy...Twice, And Clapton In Seattle Car Crash: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 22nd: Live rock from The Who, Deep Purple, Clapton in Seattle, and Peter Frampton in Seattle playing that bitchin' talk box on a Soundgarden song with Mike and Matt!
Mick And Keith Have A Hit...For Someone Else, Bill Wyman Marries A Young'un:This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 9th: See rare footage of Deep Purple, Grand Funk, and The Grateful Dead hanging with Hugh Hefner on Playboy After Dark...babes galore, and some of them later quite famous. Bill Wyman gets married to the girl he started dating when she was 13....and more!
Floyd Sack Syd, Stones Start Record Company: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 6th: See the trailers for some of The King's best movies, Pink Floyd with Syd Barrett...and without...the incredible lineup at CalJam 1...live Stones and Pretty Things...and the mild-mannered Wendy O. Williams of The Plasmatics...
Jim Morrison Turns Himself In, And Did Keith Richards Really Snort His Dad?: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 3rd: See Elvis on TV's biggest rock and roll event ever until The Beatles on Ed Sullivan...hear Jim Morrison's Miami tirade that got him arrested for showing "little Jim" to the crowd...live Dead ...and more!
Lennon Becomes An Author, Fogerty Loves Baseball: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]March 23rd: John Lennon discusses his first book...George Harrison discusses the Concert for Bangladesh...Neil Aspinall discusses how he managed to get The Beatles in and out of buildings, and hear a super rare demo of Brown Sugar with Stones producer Jimmy Miller!