Pink Floyd

HBD to CCR drummer Doug "Cosmo" Clifford (second from left). (Evening Standard/Getty Images)

Apple Turns Down Bowie, John And Paul Almost Turn Up At SNL: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Bob Dylan’s first recording session wasn’t for him…SNL producer Lorne Michaels talks about the time he almost got The Beatles back together…and Blondie argue on stage at their RRHOF induction….

19 hours ago

Paul lost Linda, the love of his life, today in 1998. (Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Eddie Cochran And Linda McCartney Leave Us, Nirvana Unveil Teen Spirit At The OK Hotel: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Great Classic Rock footage from Don Kirshner’s Rock Concert on his birthday, up close and personal with Paul and Linda, Elvis’s Airplane, and more in today’s bitchin’ videos…


Pink Floyd announced they'd fired founder Syd Barrett (front) today in '68. (Keystone/Getty Images)

Floyd Announce They’ve Sacked Syd, The Stones Start Their Own Label: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See the trailers for some of The King’s best movies, Pink Floyd with Syd Barrett…and without…the incredible lineup at CalJam 1…live Stones and Pretty Things…and the mild-mannered Wendy O. Williams of The Plasmatics…


HBD to U2's Adam Clayton (R), shown here with his singer, what's-his-name. (Juan Mabromata/Getty Images)

Clapton Quits Yardbirds, Pistols Snub Rock Hall, Kinks Go Commercial: This Day In Classic Rock[Videos]

Beatles talk A Hard Day’s Night…The Yardbirds with Clapton, Beck, and Page…super-early live Floyd…and tragedy in Austin in today’s video wonderland.


HBD to Pearl Jam's Jeff Ament,made in Montana, but that sweet Mike Lull bass was made right here! (Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

Tom And Jerry Hit It Big, Pink Floyd Hit It Bigger: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See Tom and Jerry…and the household names they became. Live Pink Floyd from the year they took over the world. Jeff Beck lures his friend Jimmy Page out of retirement, and the tech genius of Boston’s Tom Scholz…


Yes the Velvet Underground were from NY, but John Cale was from Wales, so he can have one of these. HBD! (Dominic Lipinski/Getty Images)

Floyd Find A Manager, Boston Lose A Singer: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

The Four Preps and their whiney song about losing a girlfriend to The Beatles…Pink Floyd’s manager, who put on the Stones Hyde Park show…live Robin Trower…and Crosby, Stills, Nash, Young, and…Tom Jones?


HBD to Pink Floyd's David Gilmour. (MJ Kim/Getty Images)

Stones Paint It Black, Manson Puts Out A Record, Slowhand Gets His Third: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See Brian Jones wailing on the Sitar…see The Beatles making Sgt. Pepper…Charlie Manson singing (he’s not very good, is he?)…and David Crosby chats about guns and why he packs one…


David Gilmour of Pink Floyd (Jo Hale/Getty Images)

David Gilmour Announces New Album, Tour Dates

No U.S. dates for Gilmour’s 2015 tour have been announced yet.


Alice Cooper and his wife Sheryl who he married today in '76...he dumped Raquel Welch for her. (Robyn Beck/Getty Images)

Stills And Young Form Springfield, Alice Dumps Raquel, The Angels Have A Contract On Mick: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See 3 of the Beatles backing up Helen Shapiro…who? Hear Led Zeppelin play Top Gear when it was a music show, and musicians Roger Daltrey, Nick Mason, and Rick Wakeman on when it was a car show….it still is…


Keef's been busted five times, but today in 1977 was his biggest. (Neville Hopwood/Getty Images)

Pagey Shaves The Beard, Keith’s Biggest Bust: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See Cilla Black, who started as a coat-check girl at the Cavern Club…Live Stones, Santana, and Zeppelin in Australia when Jimmy Page shaved off a beard that would make any hipster in Portland proud….