Daltrey Fired From The Who, Syd Acts Strangely, The Beatles Release Abbey Road: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
EArly live Who, The Beatles talk about making Abbey Road, Pink Floyd talk about Syd Barrett, but Syd doesn’t talk much at all to Dick Clark…
Jeff Beck Smashes Steve Howe’s Guitar, Lennon And Morrison Talk Guns: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
See The Yardbirds with Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page, hear one of Steve Howe’s pre-Yes bands, Alex Chilton and The Box Tops, and watch Neil Young with Crosby Stills and Nash schooling the youngsters on how to make an old-fashioned hippie protest song….
The Strange Death Of Gram Parsons, Simon And Garfunkel Reunite, Pearl Jam Set Sales Record: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
Live CCR, Pearl Jam, and the shagadelic Runaways…The strange stories of Gram Parsons and Brian Epstein, and a gaggle of Stones videos from the early 80’s…
She Loves You Tanks, Hendrix’s Last Show, And The End Of Marc Bolan: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
Meet the geezer who went to bat for The Stones in Parliament…hear Jimi Hendrix’s last public performance with Eric Burdon and WAR…BB King’s favorite BB King appearance…and Kenny Jones f***s up with The Who in Seattle.
Elvis does the song John Lennon panned on the BBC’s Juke Box Jury…Early live Cream…the bizarre Screaming Lord Sutch…and a delightful interview with Geddy Lee of Rush on his birthday!
Allman Manager Murders, Moon Trashes Hotel Room Politely, And Dave Matthews Takes A Dump On Chicago: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
Moonie shows how it’s done (with Steve Martin), Lester Bangs talks rock (and is played by the late Phillip Seymour Hoffman), live Allmans, The Stones with Muddy Waters, the MC5, and Nirvana…both of ‘em.
Lennon’s Psychedelic Rolls Is Closer Than You Think, Cobain’s Body Found: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
See John Lennon’s iconic psychedelic Rolls Royce…it’s usually not so far away from us. Wings play their first single, one that got them banned in England, and stories from 20 years ago today, when Kurt Cobain was found. It still makes us sad.
See the legendary grainy video of the Who show in ’74 when Keith Moon passes out and is replaced by a 19 year old audience member…it’s the rock and roll equivalent of the Zapruder film from the grassy knoll!
Moon’s Last Show With the Who, McCartney Raises $$$ For NYC After 9/11: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]
See The Kingsmen from Portland doing Louie Louie on national TV, Paul McCartney showing off the Elvis Bass, and Alice Cooper vs. Kiss: You be the judge!
(We should mention we have a conflicting report telling us this was released in the U.S. on August 18th…but we’re gonna go with the 21st)