The LP Record Is Premature, The Doors Piss Off Ed Sullivan: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]Zeptember 17th: In which we see RCA Victor's ridiculously priced turntable from 1931, and how much people will pay for them now...Paul McCartney tells David Letterman what it's like to be dead, and The MC5 Kick out the Jams, motherf***ers!
The Beatles Book, The Concert For Bangladesh, And Mick's Performance: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]August 1st: In which we see Jerry Garcia and The Grateful Dead hanging out with Hugh Hefner on Playboy After Dark, rare Super 8 film of the Atlantic City Pop Festival, two weeks before Woodstock in '69 with bands that didn't play at Woodstock like Zeppelin and Chicago...and more!
Hendrix Wows 'Em In London, Reg Becomes Elton, And The Swine Cuss In Morse Code: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]May 7th: 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......
The Stones First Album, ELO's Debut, And Paul McCartney's TV Special: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 16th: See early Stones, Beatles at Shea Stadium, Britain's introduction to Jamaican music, and Paul McCartney's 1973 American TV Special....all of it!
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...;
January 25 In Classic Rock: Beatles First US #1January 25th: in which The Beatles have the first of 25 US #1 hits, Bowie readys Ziggy, Yoko saves Strawberry Field, and Deep Purple and AC/DC's roadies brawl on stage in Australia, and Dylan's Victoria's Secret commercial
Beatles Hide From Girls, Stones Play The Blues, Brian Jones Buys The Farm: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]November 13th: Take a tour of Brain Jones' Cotchford Farm with a guy who doesn't speak English...and hear of conspiracy theories about his murder! See Rod Stewart's video for a dirty sexy song banned from many radio stations....
Billy Joel Starts A Band After Seeing Beatles, A Psychedelic Day In London: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]See The Beatles on Ed Sullivan just like Billy Joel did, with aspirin commercials and the whole can 'o whoopass...Live Zeppelin (including 4 Stick, which they almost never played)...and Metallica doing Master of Puppets right here in Seattle!
Jim Sings "Higher" On Sullivan, Paul Is Not Dead, And Queen "Ruin" Bicycle Seats: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]See The Doors controversial appearance on Ed Sullivan, hear conspiracy theories on Paul McCartney's death...and hear Paul talk about being dead....Turn me on, dead man! Plus the MC5 kick out that jams and more in today's bitchin' vids.
Brian Jones Buys The Farm, Paul McCartney Plays For Astronauts: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]
Doors Banned From Sullivan, Who Blow Up Smothers Brothers: This Day In Classic Rock [Video]