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The Beatles

The Beatles played the first rock and roll show at the Seattle Center Coliseum 50 years ago last night...today they relaxed at the Edgewater! (Central Press/Getty Images)

The Beatles In Seattle, Ringo Quits, And The Police Reunite: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See The Beatles arrive in Seattle for the first time circa 1964….maybe you’re IN some of this vintage TeeVee footage!

12 hours ago

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Kanye West, Paul McCartney Reportedly Working on Song Called ‘Piss on my Grave’

Whether or not the world will get to hear their music is still to be determined.

08/18/2014

Though they didn't know it at the time, Led Zeppelin were playing their last original lineup show in England tonight in 1979. (Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Lennon Does Damage Control, Zeppelin Plays England For The Last Time: this Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

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….

08/11/2014

HBD to U2's guitarist Dave Evans...he'll sell you the whole seat, but you'll only need "the Edge". (Juan Mabromata/Getty Images)

Lennon’s Jesus Comment Hits The Fan, KISS Get A Leg Up: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

John makes a comment about religion in the London Evening Standard and months later a s***storm ensues…Janis Joplin buys a headstone for someone else, but by October she’d need one herself…Metallica and Guns-N-Roses spark a riot, and James Hetfield….and more!

08/08/2014

HBD to Iron Maiden metal-god frontman Bruce Dickenson, who as you may or may not know, moonlights as an Airline Pilot. (Tim Schamberger/Getty Images)

The Quarrymen Rock The Cavern, Christine Joins The Mac: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

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…

08/07/2014

Pop artist, music producer, and album cover designer Andy Warhol would be 86 today. (Evening Standard/Getty Images)

Stevie Goes Solo, Tyler Tumbles At Sturgis: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

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….

08/06/2014

Not THAT kind of Dick. Get your mind out of the gutter. For that matter, not that kind of Rod either. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Bandstand Goes National With Dick, CBS Signs Aerosmith, Crosby Goes To Prison: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

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 band The Runaways!

08/05/2014

Pink Floyd circa their first album, which came out today in 1967. (Keystone/Getty Images)

Floyd’s Debut Album, Lennon Ends Retirement, And The Guy Who Played Danny’s Bass: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

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!

08/04/2014

"Sick of being shopkeepers", The Beatles closed their retail store and gave it all away...(Wesley/Keystone/Getty Images)

The Beatles Close The Apple Boutique,Hippie John Denver Pisses Off General Electric: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

See the only known film footage of The Beatles short-lived Apple Boutique…with Bob Newhart! The Troggs, and the blues guitarist Eric Clapton thinks is the best ever, and it’s not him…

07/30/2014

HBD to Rush's Geddy Lee! (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Help! Premiers, Dylan Crashes Triumph, Zeppelin Robbed: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]

Elvis does the song John Lennon panned on the BBC’s Juke Box Jury…Early live Cream…the bizarre Screaming Lord Sutch…and a delightful interview with Geddy Lee of Rush on his birthday!

07/29/2014

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