Hendrix Wows ‘Em In London, Reg Becomes Elton, And The Swine Cuss In Morse Code: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
Hendrix in ’67…Elton tells you why he changed his name…and if you’re easily offend by potty-mouths AND understand Morse Code, you shouldn’t hear the song 60’s psychedelic band Pearls Before Swine got famous DJ Murray the K to play on drive-time radio in New York City……
“Don a henley and take it easy” was no laughing matter to The Eagles singer.
Super-early Stones, The Beatles make Help!, Jimi’s British Swan Song at the Royal Albert Hall, Tour Headley Grange with Jimmy Page, and tons more in today’s videos…
George Joins Quarrymen, Felder Booted By Eagles, Berry Behaves Badly: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
See three of The Quarrymen who didn’t go on to The Beatles talk about the early days in Liverpool…one of Mick and Keith’s earliest songs…Live Floyd in ’67…and more!
The Who’s First Single’s Zeppelin Connection, And Mick Rolls His Eyes: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
Who played on The Who’s first singe? Live Lynyrd Skynyrd, Rick Wakeman and Steve Hackett in a prog-rock superjam, The Beatles at Versailles, and more……
Cream Bid Farewell, The Beatles Hit #1 Again, The First Band In Space: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
Guess which Classic Rock staple was first in Space? See the Beatles “Rock Video” played on Ed Sullivan tonight in ’68…Cream’s farewell from the Royal albert Hall…The Eagles Hell freezing over…Fleetwood Mac over the years…live focus…and more…
Scott Halpin Gets His 15 Minutes With The Who, Happy Birthday Joe Walsh: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
See Bo Diddley piss off Ed Sullivan…Keith Moon passes out on stage in San Francisco…George Harrison drops in on Paul Simon while he’s hosting Saturday Night Live…and spend some quality time with Joe Walsh on his birthday.
Next week, the Foo Fighters will drop their eighth studio album, Sonic Highways, but in the meantime the band is sharing two new tracks from the record that have them teaming up with the Eagles’ Joe Walsh and Gary Clark, Jr.
Bill Graham Opens The Fillmore…Guess Who’s Playing? And Aerosmith’s First Show: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]
…Oooh! Oooh! It was the Grateful Dead I’ll bet! Or maybe the Jefferson Airplane… What do I win? What do you mean “employees are not eligible?” That’s bulls***!
Foo Fighters Confirm Death Cab for Cutie’s Ben Gibbard and The Eagles’ Joe Walsh Among ‘Sonic Highways’ Guests
Band member Nate Mendel calls the new tunes “fairly straight forward Foo Fighters songs and almost every one of them takes a left turn and goes off on some psychic odyssey with guest musicians in the middle.”