How The Beatles Came To Work For Michael Jackson:This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 22nd: In which the Beatles unwittingly lose control of their music to The King Of Pop, though Paul did okay on his own; Genesis put out their first single, Mick Ronson splits from Bowie, and Andy Warhol dies...
Billy Joel Gets Early Start At 14, Zeppelin And Lennon Release Rock And Roll: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 21st: In which Jerry Lee marries for the first of 7 times, The Beatles bust their butts for no money, Led Zeppelin and John Lennon release separate takes on Rock-N-Roll, and one of the most powerful men in music is born...;
The Tragic Station Nightclub Fire, And Kurt Cobain Would Be 50: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 20th: Early live Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Spirit, Jerry Lewis's Son, Screaming Lord Sutch...a rare early interview with Nirvana, and a documentary on the tragic Great White show tonight in 2003.
Nancy's Boots Go Walkin', AC/DC's Debut: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 17th: Nancy Sinatra shakes them boots....and other stuff. So does David Coverdale's unstable wife Tawny. The Stones in LA in '72, and more in today's bitchin' videos.
The Beatles Meet The Maharishi, Def Leppard Piss Off El Paso, And Mick Avory's Birthday: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 15th: The Beatles meet the Maharishi, Jackie Wilson gets shot, The guy who produced Who's Next and The Kinks drummer have birthdays, all with bitchin' videos!
Rock And Roll Weddings Galore For Valentine's Day, And The Greatest Live Album Ever Made Is Made: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]February 14th: Happy Birthday to Heart's Roger Fisher on Valentine's Day, which features a gaggle of rock and roll weddings, and the only known video footage of greatest live album ever made!
Mick And Keith Busted In Witch-Hunt, Hendrix Comes Home, Densmore Sues Doors: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 12th: More Beatles from the first week of the British Invasion circa 1964...Mick and Keith busted in tabloid-fueled Witch Hunt...Hendrix comes home to Seattle....and more!
The Beatles First American Concert, Ringo Gets Married, Paul Gets Cleaned Out: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 11th: The Beatles first concert on U.S. soil, Ringo and his lovely bride do an interview, as does Paul's ex after cleaning him out...all that and more in today's video roundup!
The Beatles Wind Down After Ed, Bowie Unveils Ziggy: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 10th: Meet the Beatles in '64...and in the studio doing A Day In The Life. Bowie live in the Ziggy era, Roger Daltrey on Top Gear, Tacoma's Ventures, and Metallica's Cliff Burton...
Beatles Start British Invasion, Plant Wins Grammys Without Zeppelin: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 9th: They weren't the first Brits to have a hit in the States, but when The Beatles played Ed Sullivan it launched The British Invasion...plus live at the Cavern Club, George's concert for Bangladesh, and more...
The Beatles Take New York, Dylan's 2nd #1, Bowie Divorces Angie: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 8th: In which the Beatles spend their first full day in America, strolling New York's Central Park (across the street from The Dakota where John would eventually live and die), and "hooking up" with the Ronettes. Plant and Bonham debut with The Band of Joy, David Bowie divorces Angie, and Del Shannon commits suicide before joining the Traveling Wilburys.
Dylan Hooks Up With The Band, Two "Apple Scruffs" Sing With The Beatles: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]February 4th: See Dylan with The Band and talking about getting booed when he went electric...The Beatles with the Maharishi...Karen Carpenter rockin' the drums, live Alice Cooper and Humble Pie...and more in today's awesome videos!