The Stooges

"We've done what Brian? The biggest TV audience ever?  Good thing the Seattle Seahawks don't exist yet....(Keystone/Getty Images)

The Beatles Wind Down After Ed, Bowie Unveils Ziggy: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

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…



The Beatnik’s Song Battle: AC/DC vs. The Stooges

It’s a ‘dog’ fight: AC/DC vs. The Stooges. Who has the stronger dog?


HBD to the man who started U2, drummer Larry Mullen Jr. (Leon Neal/Getty Images)

Ed Sullivan Spots The Beatles, Billy Idol Dumps Fish In Seattle: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

Video today includes The Beatles on Ed Sullivan, The Who in ’65, a tour of The Cavern Club and Chislehurst Caves, and Michelle Phillips on her 8-day marriage to Dennis Hopper…


HBD to Iron Maiden frontman Bruce Dickinson....would you want this guy flying your plane? (Ben Prunchie/Getty Images)

The Quarrymen Play The Cavern, Herman’s Hermits Amuse Americans, Christine Joins Fleetwood Mac: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

The other Quarrymen speak, Fleetwood Mac live, The Who and Mose Allison do Mose Allison, The Goose Lake International Music Festival in 1970, Herman’s Hermits being cute and English on Ed Sullivan, and more in today’s scintillating videos…


HBD to Black Sabbath's Geezer Butler, posing here with The Portland Timbers, some actor, and his little friend. (Jon Ferrey/Getty Images)

Yellow Submarine Premiers, The Moody Blues Go Quad, And Geezer Is Not That Old: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

Sabbath’s Geezer isn’t as old as might think…Chas Chandler talks about the Animals and finding Jimi Hendrix…John Lennon is hurt and PISSED…and the triumphant return of The Stooges on the late Ron Asheton’s birthday…


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Make It So: A ‘Star Trek’ Playlist

It’s the weekend Trekkies have been waiting for since 2009′s cinematic reboot of the enduring sci-fi series. The latest Star Trek flick, Star Trek: Into Darkness, is out now, giving us a perfect excuse to put together a Trek […]


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Guitar On Iggy and the Stooges’ New Song ‘Burn’ Is Thick

In the middle part of last decade, Iggy & The Stooges returned to the surface playing dozens of festivals and hundreds of mid-sized venues across the globe after a substantial hiatus. Though erratic and ageless […]


Drummer Larry Mullen Jr. started U2, and considered calling it the "Larry Mullen Band"...until Bono answered the ad. (Thomas Samson/Getty Images)

Zeppelin Launch Swan Song, Waters Sues Floyd, Idol Dumps Fish In Seattle: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

The Quarry Men were at home in Liverpool today in 1959, auditioning for the Carol Levis Show, when they decided to change their name to Johnny and the Moondogs. The Johnny in question would be […]


The King checked out today in 1977. (Nation Archives/Getty Images)

Day Two Of Woodstock: Zeppelin Are Close But Miss It, Springsteen Is Down The Street But Misses Zeppelin; Elvis Croaks: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

The King of the Delta Blues, Robert Johnson, died today in 1938, rumored to have been poisoned by a jealous husband. Johnson is also rumored to have, as he sang in his song Cross Road […]


Geezer Butler of Black Sabbath: A bit more of a geezer today. (Jo Hale/Getty Images)

John Chews Out Tabloids, Stones Fans Throw Stones, Happy Birthday Geezer: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]

Animator George Dunning’s film based on The Beatles Yellow Submarine premiered in London tonight in 1968. The band was less than enthusastic about the project, still smarting from the poor reception of their self-produced Magical […]