The Beatles

HBD to Bob Harris (OBE) host of the BBC's Old Grey Whistle Test, a YouTube live classic rock goldmine. (Rick Diamond/Getty Images)

The Birth of Buffalo Springfield, One Ed Weds A TV Babe, Other Ed Plays SNL: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See Seattle’s own Heart with the OG lineup play live on the BBC with Howard Leese rockin’ an awesome mullet! Peter Green era Fleetwood Mac, and Eddie Van Halen with his lovely bride Valerie Bertinelli on David Letterman in the 80′s……


Admittedly a lot of people there probably did want to see what Jim wanted to show them, but Ray wasn't one of them. (Central Press/Getty Images)

Beatles Have A Bass Player Die And One Quits, And Jim Morrison Wants To Show Boston Something Special: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Hear The Beatles with Stu Sutcliffe, and John and Paul talk about their breakup. Kurt Cobain’s Seattle Center memorial, Tom Waits on Fernwood Tonight, Budgie, The Pistols, Iron Maiden, Television, and more…


Ritchie Blackmore (L) and Jon Lord of Deep Purple, here with some special friends in '69, went their separate ways today in '75. (Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

The Beatles Love Pot, Blackmore Quits Deep Purple: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Meet CBS’s first rock and roll deejay, see The Beatles rare video for the ultra psychedelic Tomorrow Never Knows, hear Jethro Tull with their first guitarist, live Deep Purple, and more!


Why were you carrying a gun, Mr. Crosby? "John Lennon, man." (Tim Clary/Getty Images)

Wax Beatles At Tussauds, Collins Steps Out From Behind The Drums, Jimmy Page Not A Satan-Worshipper: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Take a tour of London’s landmark wax museum, Live Zeppelin, Genesis, CSN, Ozzy, Tull, and Seattle’s own Mudhoney!


HBD to Genesis keyboard player Tony Banks...he's in the middle of a Collins-Rutherford sandwich. (Graham Wood/Getty Images)

Roy Crashes His Bike, Santana Becomes Devadip, And U2 Clog Up Los Angeles: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See Roy Orbison riding his motorcycle, Paul McCartney doing “Michelle” live, The Rutles make fun of The Beatles and get cash from ‘em for doing it!


HBD to Aerosmith's Steven Tyler. (Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

A Jolt For The Stones, Soundgarden Hit #1, Steven Tyler Hits Retirement Age: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Visit Liverpool’s Casbah Coffee Club, the birthplace of the Beatles owned by Pete Best’s Mom…an interview with the shagadellic Anita Pallenberg, live Aerosmith, Boston, Police, Stones, and….,more? No WAY! WAY, dude!


HBD to Supertramp's Roger Hodgson. (Matt Roberts/Getty Images)

Danny’s TV Bro Banned By BBC, Bowie Busted With Iggy, And Strawberry Fields Comes To Central Park: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Zeppelin live doing one of the best versions of Rock And Roll ever! Monty Python cavorting with The Bonzo Dog Doo Dah Band from Magical Mystery Tour doing the song that band from Bellingham that the kids all love these days named themselves after. And more…


John and Yoko got married today in '69. (AFP/Getty Images)

John Marries Yoko, Bowie Marries Angie, Slade Spells Badly: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See the Beatles…and some of The Beatles Idols…on the UK’s Ready Steady Go! Eric Clapton explains how he got the “woman tone” on his Gibson SG…and sings the bluesiest blues song ever!


Keef inducted two of his idols into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame tonight in 2001. (Neville Hopwood/Getty Images)

Buddy Invades Britain, Airplane Becomes Starship, And Goodbye Randy Rhodes: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See Buddy Holly on his only British tour 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!


HBD to Alice In Chains guitarist Jerry Cantrell. (Michael Loccsiano/Getty Images)

John And George Buy A Grocery Store, Ringo Makes Movies, And Cal Jam II: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

See Ringo play with Elton John and Marc Bolan, and the trailer for his movies…Seattle’s own Heart…,and more…at Cal Jam II in ’78…and Jerry Cantrell of Alice In Chains teaches you how to play “Man in the Box”!