The Who Unleash Tommy...Twice, And Clapton In Seattle Car Crash: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 22nd: Live rock from The Who, Deep Purple, Clapton in Seattle, and Peter Frampton in Seattle playing that bitchin' talk box on a Soundgarden song with Mike and Matt!
Lennon's Psychedelic Rolls Is Closer Than You Think, Cobain's Body Found: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 8th: See John Lennon's iconic psychedelic Rolls Royce...would you believe it's a little South of Bellingham right now? Wings play their first single, one that got them banned in England, and stories from 21 years ago today, when Kurt Cobain was found. It still makes us sad.
Beatles Love Pot, Blackmore Quits Deep Purple: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April 7th: Meet CBS's first rock and roll deejay, see The Beatles ultra psychedelic Tomorrow Never Knows, hear Jethro Tull with their first guitarist, live Deep Purple, and more!
George Martin Gets The Gig, John And Yoko's April Fools Sex Change:This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]April Fools! George Martin gets hired as EMI's gatekeeper, which would work out quite well for EMI; AC/DC play for the first time in England, John Lennon makes a little April Fool's joke, and trips out to Timothy Leary....
Will Roger Daltrey Hand Teenage Cancer Trust Reins to Noel Gallagher?“I’d like to do 20 years and that’d be enough for me," Daltrey said. "I’ll probably hand it over to Noel [Gallagher] or someone. One of the younger mob.”
Roger Daltrey, Other British Musicians Honored with Rolls-Royce Custom Cars"The two copper door flights are engraved with famous lyrics from the band’s 1972 singles ‘Join Together’ and ‘I Can See for Miles."
Remembering The Kingdome [Video]It was 13 years ago last Sunday that we blew up a perfectly good stadium, The King County Multipurpose Domed Stadium, or Kingdome, host to Seattle's Seahawks and Mariners, major rock concerts from Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones, The Who, The Clash, The Eagles, and Metallica, and various other events.
The Beatles Butcher Cover, Bono Takes The Stand For Seattle's Buck, Sir Elton's Birthday: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]March 25th: Buddy Holly live in England on his only trip there, John Lennon talks Yesterday and Today's "Butcher Cover", Antiques Roadshow appraises one, and see how to peel the boring cover off...live Who and Cream, G&R in '86, and more...
The Who Announce Las Vegas ResidencyThe band will be the first rock acts to take residency at The Colosseum since the venue's opening in 2003.
Britain Invaded By Crickets, The Beatles On Acid, We're Glad Roger Didn't Die Before He Got Old: This Day In Classic Rock [Videos]March 1st: In which Buddy Holly shows England how to rock, John and Paul get psychedelic, Jim shows Little Jim to Miami, Nirvana cover The Cars, and Roger Daltrey is old!
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...