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Teach Your Ol’ Dad New Music: 13 Young Acts Your Classic Rock Loving Dad Will Enjoy

You may not be able to teach an old dog new tricks, but we do think it’s possible to hip your good ol’ dad to some great new music.

06/18/2015

HBD to Cheap Trick drummer Bun E. Carlos! (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

The Beatles Get Biggest Greeting And Smoke Pot At Palace, Floyd Reunite: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

A quarter of a million screaming Beatlemaniacs greeted them in Adelaide…they got their MBE’s too, and the British aristocracy was PISSED! Pink Floyd’s Live 8 reunion, The Troggs, Boston, and more!

06/12/2015

Pink Floyd circa 1967, with Syd Barrett up front...be careful what you wish for, it might not turn out the way you planned. (Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

The Stones Come To America, Floyd Get Their Wish: This Day In Classic Rock [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…

06/05/2015

HBD to Procul Harum's Gary Brooker, here not looking very rock and roll at all. (Carl De Souza/Getty Images)

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…

05/29/2015

Happy birthday Rick Wakeman. (Adalberto Roque/Getty Images)

Stones Fans Riot, Floyd Do One For Emily, A Big Mountain Blows Up: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Early Stones, Beatles sing with Stones, Floyd do a weird video for See Emily Play, Quality time with Rick Wakeman on his birthday, and……more

05/18/2015

HBD to Steve Winwood! (Dave Kotinsky/Getty Images)

Dylan Walks Out On Ed Sullivan, Mick Marries Bianca: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Bob Dylan sings the song CBS didn’t want you to hear in 1963, Mick and Bianca’s star-studded wedding in the South of France, Live Blind Faith, Pink Floyd, Small Faces, Big Faces, and all kinds of other cool stuff…

05/12/2015

Mick Fleetwood....dude, you made a half-mil the year before playing the US Festival,and you're....broke?  WTF? (Ferdy Damman/Getty Images)

The Beatles Get Baseball Cards, A Beach Boy Avoids the Draft, Fleetwood Goes Bankrupt: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Paul McCartney talks about the debauchery in the whorehouse of Europe, Mick Fleetwood avoids bankruptcy talk with Dick Clark and appears on Star Trek, Dylan and Clapton on The Johnny Cash Show, and ….more!

05/01/2015

Bookend Bro-In-Laws Ringo and Joe and their bridesisters Barbara and Marjorie Bach. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

The Beatles Psychedelicize, Bowie Busted With Nazi Stuff: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

The Beatles invent an easy but mind-expanding recording trick, Aerosmith get Laid…or is it Lei’d? Pearl Jam get robbed, and Ringo marries his 2nd….

04/27/2015

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….

04/24/2015

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…

04/17/2015

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