The Beatles

HBD to Eric "Slowhand" Clapton, here circa 1973. (Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

The Beatles Most Famous Photo Shoot, Mick Goes Old School, And Slowhand Is 70: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Did George Harrison really rip off The Chiffons? YOU be the judge! See some of the shows put on at the Mick Jagger Centre for the Performing Arts….none of them by Mick…


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, HBD Steven Tyler: 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!


Uptown Girl married Piano Man today in 1985. (Express Newspapers/Getty Images)

Lennon Becomes An Author, Fogerty Loves Baseball: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

John Lennon discusses his first book…George Harrison discusses the Concert for Bangladesh…Neil Aspinall discusses how he managed to get The Beatles in and out of buildings, and hear a super rare demo of Brown Sugar with Stones producer Jimmy Miller!


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

John Marries Yoko, Bowie Marries Angie, Slade Spell 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…on TV 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 [Videos]

See Ringo play with Elton John and Marc Bolan…Ozzy, Cat, Jon Stewart and Steven Colbert on a Crazy Peace Train…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”!


Priscilla Presley in front of Graceland, A National Historic Landmark and the 3rd most-visited private house in America. (Mike Brown/Getty Images)

Elvis Buys A House, U2 Win A Talent Show, Ray Davies Wins His CBE: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Take a video tour of Elvis’ Graceland on the day he bought it…Dr. Hook play the song that got them on the cover of the Rolling Stone…U2’s very first TV appearance…Live Kinks, Thin Lizzy, Them…and more…


HBD to Heart's Nancy Wilson! (Kristin Murphy/Getty Images)

Beatles Set Record Record, Mick And Keith Have Their First Hit: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Live early Beatles and Stones, not so live Otis Redding, though he would’ve if he could’ve…and spend some quality time with Nancy on her birthday!


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.