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Is today a special one for guitar players? Joe Walsh and Duane Allman share a birthday. (Joe Scarnici/Getty Images)

Scott Halpin Gets His 15 Minutes With The Who, Happy Birthday Joe Walsh: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See Bo Diddley piss off Ed Sullivan…Keith Moon passes out on stage in San Francisco…George Harrison drops in on Paul Simon while he’s hosting Saturday Night Live…and spend some quality time with Joe Walsh on his birthday.

11/20/2014

HBD to Manfred Mann (center), here with his namesake band circa 1966. (C. Woods/Getty Images)

Moon’s Last Show With The Who, Rockers Raise $$$ 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!

10/21/2014

John Lennon, circa 1964, showing Paul and Ringo where he will live...in the future. (Keystone/Getty Images)

The Birthdays of Lennon and The Ox: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Tons of John Lennon video on his birthday, The Who’s lead bass player John Entwhistle gets his bass isolated on a Who classic so you can hear just how good he was…and more in Seattle’s Best at-work video time waster!

10/09/2014

The Syd Barrett led lineup of Pink Floyd that showed up in America today in 1967. (Keystone/Getty Images)

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…

09/26/2014

HBD to The Boss, Bruce Springsteen. (Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

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….

09/23/2014

HBD in the great hereafter to The Beatles manager Brian Epstein. (Keystone/Getty Images)

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…

09/19/2014

HBD to BB King, thankfully still with us at age 89. (Manuel Ceneta/Getty Images)

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.

09/16/2014

HBD to Rush's Geddy Lee! (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Help! Premiers, Dylan Crashes Triumph, Zeppelin Robbed: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

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!

07/29/2014

HBD to the MC5's Wayne Kramer, here left of his old Detroit pal Iggy Pop. (Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

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.

04/30/2014

John Lennon pissed off Brit conservatives by painting his Phantom V like this. (Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

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.

04/08/2014

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