The Beatles

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

HBD to David St. Hubbins of Spinal Tap...and the actor who plays him, Michael McKean. (Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)

The Beatles Make It To TV, Mick Fires Keith’s Best Mate: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See the best-ever cover of the Rolling Stones Start Me Up by Spinal Tap’s folkie alter ego, Take a tour of Montague Square in London where 2/3 of the Beatles and Jimi Hendrix lived, the Glastonbury Festival, and more…

10/17/2014

HBD to The Grateful Dead's Bob Weir. (Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

Little Richard’s First Recording, CCR Breaks Up, CBGB Closes: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

Little Richard records his first record, The Beatles scream like schoolgirls, full documentaries on Chuck Berry (John Lennon screams for him too), CBGB, live Grateful Dead and BTO…and more!

10/16/2014

HBD to Barry McGuire, who looks like he's suffered his own Eve of Destruction. (Newsmakers/Getty Images)

Beatles Ditch Best To Record With Ringo, Hendrix Signs Bad Contract: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

The Beatles talk about their days in Hamburg, early performances from Hendrix before he was famous, and the Tommy Lee and Pamela Anderson tape, made family-show safe for your viewing protection…

10/15/2014

HBD to the Van Halen singer on the right. (Scott Gries/Getty Images)

Daltrey Stutters To The Top, Ringo Puts His Foot Down: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Wh-Wh-Who had a huge hit trying to sound like M-M-M-Mods on S-S-S-S-Speed? And stop sending stuff to Ringo! Just stop it! Can’t you see he’s busy?

10/13/2014

Little Richard, the Beatles and Gene Vincent (Animated for Radio.com by Max Werkmeister)

Radio.com Minimation: John Lennon on the Beatles Opening for Little Richard and Gene Vincent

On Minimation, we comb through the archives of legendary New York radio station WNEW-FM and animate interviews with legendary rock artists. This installment is taken from a 1975 interview with John Lennon, where he recalled the days when the Beatles opened for Little Richard and Gene Vincent.

10/13/2014

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

HBD in the great hereafter to Johnny Ramone. (Matthew Simmons/Getty Images)

ZZ Top In Space, Ginger Baker Don’t Feel Too Good: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Little Richard talks about God’s vs. The Devil’s music, ZZ Top talk about Texas, Johnny Ramone tells all, and live Zeppelin, Procol Harum, Beatles, Keith Richards solo and with Chuck Berry…and more…

10/08/2014

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John Lennon’s Solo Material Added to Spotify

Spotify just landed another Beatle.

10/07/2014

HBD to John "Not Cougar godammit!" Mellencamp. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Beatles Share With Stones, But Turn Down Sid’s Million: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Stones and Beatles do the same Beatle song, the promoter who brought the Beatles to America tells all, a great BBC interview with Jimmy Page, live Genesis, Kansas, and ….more?

10/07/2014

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