Buddy's First Single, Bob's Second Album, The Pistols Make England Angry: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]May 27th: Buddy Holly on Ed Sullivan doing the song that sold millions of Stratocasters and made The Beatles fall in love with Buddy Holly....live Stones, Paul McCartney getting his doctorate, and... Pirate Radio! Arrr!
Springsteen Passes His Audition, The Who Debut Tommy, Cream Reunite: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]May 2nd: Live rock from The Beatles, The Who, Cream, Foreigner, and Bruce Springsteen's New York club show for a bunch of record weasels from CBS....don't worry, he passed the audition...
Buddy Invades Britain, Airplane Becomes Starship, And Goodbye Randy Rhodes: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]March 19th: See Buddy Holly on his only British tour...on TV the way The Beatles did...Bob Dylan's first-ever TV appearance doing that song from 'O Brother Where Art Thou?...The Stones with and without ties...Ozzy with Randy Rhodes...and the last new Beatles song ever!
Beatles Ditch Leather Scene, Elton Joins Them In Wax, Girl Falls For The Stones: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]March 7th: See some super-early Live Beatles...The Rolling Stones...Led Zeppelin...Arthur Lee and Love at England's Glastonbury Festival shortly before his death...Procul Harum and the Zombies in the 60's, man...and more....
Remembering Lacey's Evergreen Ballroom, CBGB Opens, And Danny's TV Big Sis's B-Day: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]December 10th: Danny's TV big-sister Susan Dey is 61 today, a good excuse for some Partridge Family gems, don't you think? All this and more in your perfect daily made-for-not-working-at-work diversion... videos
Dylan's Tiny Show At Carnegie Hall, Telstar Launches Brit Invasion, And Janis Checks Out At The Landmark: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Rocktober 4th: See one of The Yardbirds' last shows as The Yardbirds, and some of the earliest Led Zeppelin footage...A Janis Joplin documentary..the story of Floyd's Wish You Were Here...Hendrix on Maui, and more in today's bitchin' videos!
Ringo For President, The Abbey Road Cover Shoot, Metallica And G&R Spark Riot: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]See the Beatles spark controversy among religious zealots, see Metallica and Guns-N-Roses spark a riot, The Plasmatics spark a car on stage, and Janis Joplin's main influence,all in today's bitchin' videos!
Lennon's Liverpool Faux Pas, Clapton Cuts Cream, And Jones And The Ox Are Buried: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]Videos today of The Beatles triumphant return to Liverpool...Cream's first last show...Moby Grape on Jerry Miller's birthday...Dio too....and TONS MORE!
The Who Debut Tommy, Bruce Passes His Audition, Nirvana Sues Nirvana: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]Rare and wonderful videos today include: The Stones doing Buddy Holly, a re-enactment of Keith 'splainin to Mick about being out of his tree, and REM's banned-in-Ireland video...
Trouble With Airplanes And Neckties: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]HEAR Bob Dylan's earliest recordings, SEE Led Zeppelin on The Starship and at the Riot House, SEE Angie Bowie tell Geraldo about catching her husband in bed with Mick Jagger....and MORE!
The Beatles Put On Suits, Fan Falls For The Stones, Phil Pays Ike To Stay Home: This Day In Classic Rock [Video] In which the Fab Four shed their leather for snappy suits, Zeppelin play in a club smaller than their dressing rooms a few years later, Phil Spector inspires Brian Wilson and shuns Ike Turner. All with bitchin' videos.
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