The "27 Club" Gets It's First Member, Beatles Boot Best, And Elvis Does Not Leave The Building: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 16th: In which a famous bluesman is poisoned, a drummer is switched for one who will become famous, day two of Woodstock, and a singer leaves a band to battle them in the charts....
Beatles Draw Record Crowd...And The KKK, Woodstock Starts Without Zeppelin, And Theremin's Birthday: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 15th: In which John, Paul, George, and Ringo refuse to play for a segregated audience, drawing the ire of the KKK...Woodstock starts without Zeppelin, who'd rather hang in Texas and drink tequila...and the strange instrument invented by Russkie Leon Theremin...
Beatles Sack Best, Stills Crawls Carpet, Crosby is 76: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 14th: In which we hear Pete Best talk about his time with The Beatles, Paul McCartney talk about how the rights to The Beatles songs were nabbed by Michael Jackson, and the bass player from Sly and the Family Stone who started that slapping thing all bass players do now...
Lennon Does Damage Control, Zeppelin Plays England For The Last Time: this Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 11th: In which we see the newly-restored trailer for The Beatles first movie A Hard Day's Night...John Lennon explaining away his "Jesus" comments to the American press in Chicago....and Led Zeppelin's last show in England....
That Posh Bird Who Gets Everything Wrong, And The Soul Of The Dead Dies: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 9th: See Brian Jones lip synching to Sonny and Cher with The Queen of The Mods! And George Harrison mocking her...sort of...See San Francisco in the Summer of Love! Up close and personal with Jerry Garcia of The Grateful Dead, and....more.
Beatles Walk The Walk, Crosby Gets Out Of The Klink, And Ringo For President: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 8th: In which some American kids nominate Ringo Starr for the highest office in the land...Kiss sign a fake leg, and U2's guitar player has a birthday.....
The Quarrymen Rock The Cavern, Christine Joins The Mac: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 7th: in which the rest of The Quarrymen talk about their more famous bandmates who became The Beatles...The J. Geils song Peter Wolf wrote after Faye Dunaway dumped him...and Iron Maiden's Brice Dickenson talks airplanes...
Stevie Goes Solo, Tyler Tumbles At Sturgis: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 6th: In which Bob Dylan sings one of his most famous songs, the trailer for the film Richard Lester made that made The Beatles want him to direct their movies, Stevie Nicks with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, live Small Faces, and Steven Tyler falls off the stage in front of thousands of bikers....
Bandstand Goes National With Dick, CBS Signs Aerosmith, Crosby Goes To Prison: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 5th: In which we see the evolution of music through the eyes of Dick Clark on American Bandstand...hear some of the earliest recorded live Aerosmith...and Joan Jett and her saucy old band The Runaways!
Floyd's Debut Album, Lennon Ends Retirement, And The Guy Who Played Danny's Bass: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 4th: In which we see live Beatles, Zeppelin, the guy who played most of Danny's bass parts in The Partridge Family, and more in Seattle's best video at-work time waster!
Jimi Back In NYC, Puddy's Last Laugh, Clapton Saves Royal Clothier: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 2nd: In which we meet the author of a song you've heard someone else do, the Lunatic from Floyd's Dark Side dies...no, not him...and Eric Clapton likes a nice traditional English suit, and looks smart in it.
Elvis Commences To Shakin', Beatles Close Boutique, But Keep Her Majesty: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]July 30th: In which we see Elvis...the only known footage of The Beatles Apple Boutique...and did Steve Winwood rip off Junior Walker? YOU be the judge!

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