This Day In Classic Rock History

Bon Jovi Performs At The MGM Grand

Bon Jovi and The Rolling Stones.

Welcome to Monday! Guitarist Richie Sambora of Bon Jovi is 52, and on this day in 1969, The Rolling Stones released “Honky Tonk Women.” The song inspired by an old Hank Williams classic “Honky Tonk Blues.” 

07/11/2011

Steely Dan Play Sydney

Steely Dan On This Day In Rock

Perhaps you were at Steely Dan’s WAMU performance last Saturday, many thought it too jazzy…many did not, however, on this day in 1977, Steely Dan released their classic “Aja” album.

07/08/2011

City of Hope Honors Shelli And Irving Azoff With The 2011 Spirit Of Life Award - Inside

This Day In Classic Rock

June 28, 2011, WTF?  Another light day for birthdays.  Unless of coarse it’s your big day!  “Smoke ‘em if you got ‘em!”

06/28/2011

supertramp-breakfast-in-america-album-cover

This Day In Classic Rock

Original Beatle bassist Stu Sutcliffe would have been 71.  Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter is 70.  On this day 1976, Paul McCartney & Wings wrapped up their “Wing Over America” tour at The Forum in […]

06/23/2011

The Rolling Stones!

Free Concert Friday from us to you tickets to see KISS!   With a tour on the way, it WAS On this day in 1978, The Rolling Stones‘  ”Miss You,” the first single from their forthcoming […]

05/27/2011

The Doors, Janis Joplin and Paul Rothchild.

Robbie Kieger talked about him this past Saturday on Crow’s Psychedelic 60’s Show,  The Doors/Janis Joplin producer Paul Rothchild would have been 76 today.

04/18/2011

Deep Purple, Rainbow,The Beatles, Van Halen,The Rolling Stones And Tom Petty.

Welcome to Thursday!  Guitar god Ritchie Blackmore, of Deep Purple and Rainbow fame, is 66, on this day in 1969, Paul McCartney and John Lennon recorded The Beatles song “The Ballad of John and Yoko” in […]

04/14/2011

Jefferson Airplane, Little Feat, Bruce Springsteen, The Kingsmen, The Beatles And Elton John.

Hi! Bassist Jack Casady of the Jefferson Airplane is 67, Lowell George, the crazy musical genius behind Little Feat, would have been 66 and “Mighty Max” Weinberg, The E Street Band‘s drummer, is 60. 

04/13/2011

Steppenwolf, Pat Travers, Letterman And Free Ice Cream!

Welcome yo Tuesday!  Steppenwolf‘s head guy, John Kay is 67, David Letterman turns a cranky 64 and Guitarist Pat Travers is 57.

04/12/2011

Today In Rock, The Who!

On this day in 1067 The Who begin recording what Pete Townshend considered their greatest single I Can See For Miles.  When it was eventually released Pete could not believe it did not sky rocket […]

04/06/2011

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