Lennon's Mum Dies, Floyd Trash Venice: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]July 15th: In which we hear the song John wrote for his Mum, tour The Honky Chateau in France, see Pink Floyd live in Venice at the show that trashed the historic Italian city...
Bruce Caught By Paparazzi, Nirvana's First, Harry Nilsson's Birthday: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]June 15th: Go on an early van tour with Nirvana, Jason Bonham talks about growing up with Dad, Tommy Smothers has Harry Nilsson on his TV Show even though he and John Lennon got booted from a Hollywood nightclub for heckling him...
Stones Meet Blues Idols In Chicago , Jerry Garcia Don't Feel Too Good: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]June 10th: Fly Down Under with The Beatles, The Stones pay tribute to Chess Records, Jerry Garcia talks about being in a coma and the weird s*** he saw, and Howlin' Wolf live in England....
Lennon And McCartney Do Tonight Show, Yardbirds Singer Gets A Tragic Shock: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]May 14th: John and Paul do the Tonight Show tonight in '68, but.....Where's Johnny? Who's this f***in' baseball player then?
The Monkees Come To TV, Fleetwood Mac Lose Women, America Loses Cash: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Zeptember 12th: In which we see Neil Peart of Rush on his birthday...with the band in the 70's doing one of their best songs...AND on David Letterman's Drum Solo Week! The Monkees first episode, ALL of The Beatles Magical Mystery Tour, and ....more?
What Should Never Be: Jason Bonham Wants To Jam With Hologram Of His Led Zeppelin Drummer Dad
The Rascals Make A Statement, John And Paul Wonder "Where's Johnny?", And Jack Bruce Is 70: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]See Jason Bonham's home video of the '88 Zeppelin reunion...it's the only way you're gonna see it, 'cause Plant and Pagey thought it sucked! Hear John and Paul interviewed...badly...by Johnny Carson's fill in Joe Garagiola! Watch David Byrne being weird on his birthday...how is that different than any other day?
Heart To Hit The Road With Jason Bonham
Led Zeppelin, David Letterman, Buddy Guy Celebrated At 35th Annual Kennedy Center HonorsClearly, it was a departure for the Kennedy Center Honors. Now in it's 35th year, the ceremony started out by paying tribute to cultural icons like Fred Astaire, Ella Fitzgerald and Tennessee Williams. In recent years, rock has been represented more and more at this prestigious event, with Paul McCartney, Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, Elton John and Bruce Springsteen all collecting the Kennedy Center medallion. But past ceremonies probably never got as loud as this year's.
Led Zeppelin At The Cinerama Adds Shows
Led Zeppelin's "Celebration Day": "We Were So Happy We Were Actually Getting It Right"The members of the band dodged questions about their future but seemed to enjoy each other's company, and took a lot of pride in their performance as captured in the film. Jimmy Page expressed relief that the show went as well as it did, saying the band was "uncomfortable" with their reunion performances at Live Aid (in 1985) and the Atlantic Records 40th Anniversary Concert (in 1988).
5 Reasons Why Dave Grohl Will Perform At The Kennedy Center Honors In DecemberGiven that Grohl is a huge Led Zeppelin fan, we figure that it's a given that he'll return to the stage to perform at the Kennedy Center Honors event in December where Zep will be honored, alongside Buddy Guy, David Letterman, Dustin Hoffman and ballerina Natalia Makarova.