July 2nd: In which Jimi Hendrix was in the Army’s famed 101st “Screaming Eagles” Airborne Division…but didn’t much like it. The Beatles ultra-rare LONG version of “Her Majesty”…Axl Rose and The Grateful Dead start riots, and the second Mrs. Jagger on Letterman…
From Nicki Minaj to Jimi Hendrix to George Michael, freedom means different things to different artists. Find your freedom song.
June 26th: In which The Beatles play New Zealand, Celine Dion’s horrific cover of an AC/DC song, a rare interview with Col. Tom Parker, and home movies from Keith Richards and Anita Pallenberg.
The Stones Take A Loss, Monterey Pops, And Rod The Mod Gets Married….Again: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
Mungo Jerry are motorcycle-riding dirtbags…Early LIVE Stones, Hendrix and The Who at Monterey Pop, and more in today’s bitchin’ videos….
Dean Martin makes fun of The Rolling Stones on National TV….and where is he now? Dead. Jimi Hendrix and Dusty Springfield in a touching duet…Pink Floyd talk about Wish You Were Here and the day they got their wish…Alice Cooper dances with snakes and chickens, and more…
Hendrix Plays Beatles For Beatles, Aussies Don’t Want Mick Being Ned: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
Take a tour of that bitchin’ Capitol Records building in Hollywood, meet the Beatles with Jimmie Nicol….who? And Paul McCartney’s buddy from Thunderclap Newman and Wings, Jimmie McCulloch….
Tacoma Boy Records Top Single, Dead Fans Take Acid, Kurt Meets Courtney: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
No, not The Sonics or Girl Trouble, though they’re from Tacoma too…this is a little older than that. See the Beach Boys drunk dad ruin their recording session, and the lyrical evolution of The Stones Brown Sugar…
The Greatest Protest Song Ever, And Joe Strummer Learns His Lesson: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
Hear The Beatles on The Saturday Club, the BBC’s first ever pop music show…Bruce Springsteen’s high school band The Castilles…The Rolling Stones talk about Brian Jones, and more in today’s bitchin’ videos.
Somebody Out There’s Got Buddy Holly’s Strat, And Letterman Gives Jerry Garcia A Guitar Lesson: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
Up close and personal with Buddy Holly’s guitar, Billy Joel and his motorcycle collection, and David Letterman gives Jerry Garcia a guitar lesson back in the 80’s…
Hendrix Burns Strat-Allen Pays Extra For It, And Danny Call Your TV Mom-It’s Her Birthday: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
See Chuck Berry doing Johnny B. Goode in ’58, and some of the covers that followed…Jimi Hendrix lights his Stratocaster on fire, increasing it’s value? WTF? Danny reassembles The Partridge Family in ’95…and live Zeppelin in The Kingdome! Were you there?