Don Henley On Glenn Frey: Up To Joe Walsh And Me To Carry OnDon Henley released his “Cass County” album last August, a collection of songs about his hometown in Texas and a trip back to his roots as he mused in his conversation with Carter Alan.
Rock Talk With Carter: Happy Birthday to Drummer Kenney Jones!The English drummer was in three hit-making bands.
Rock Talk With Carter: When Led Zeppelin Rocked the Boston Garden 46 Years AgoLess than a month away from releasing their third studio album, Led Zeppelin was in town playing a show at the Boston Garden.
Rock Talk With Carter: The Day Mick Jones Was Kicked Out of The ClashThe guitarist soon surfaced as the leader of Big Audio Dynamite.
Rock Talk With Carter: Duane Allman's 10-Day Recording Session With Derek and the DominosOn this day in 1970, Duane Allman of the Allman Brothers Band began a 10 day recording session with Derek and the Dominos on what would eventually be the 'Layla' album.
Carter Alan's Rock N' Roll Diary: August 17 in Classic Rock HistoryOn this day in 1969 it was the third and final day of the Woodstock Festival in upstate New York. Because of the frequent rainstorms, the show ran quite late. When Jimi Hendrix closed the festival it was late in the morning of the 18th. Who was actually the last band onstage on the 17th?
Carter Alan's Rock N' Roll Diary: August 16 in Classic Rock HistoryOn this day in 1975, Peter Gabriel announced he was leaving Genesis. He went onto a successful solo career beginning with a series of albums simply entitled “Peter Gabriel” before finally releasing one called “Security” in 1982. How many “Peter Gabriel” albums were there?
Carter Alan's Rock N' Roll Diary: August 15 in Classic Rock HistoryIt’s the anniversary of the most famous rock festival in history – Woodstock in 1969. This was the first day and the show began with a performance from which artist?
Carter Alan's Rock N' Roll Diary: August 14 in Classic Rock HistoryHappy birthday to David Crosby. Joni Mitchell once famously referred to the legendary singer as looking like what cartoon character?
Carter Alan's Rock N' Roll Diary: August 13 in Classic Rock HistoryThe ‘Woodstock ‘94’ concert was in its 2nd day in Saugerties, NY. What veteran of the original Woodstock Festival in ’69 led off the concert this day on the more mainstream-oriented North Stage?
Rock Talk With Carter: How Four Guitarists Succumbed to The Fleetwood Mac CurseOn August 12th of 1967, Fleetwood Mac mades its live debut at a blues festival in England. From there, guitarists Peter Green, Jeremy Spencer, Danny Kirwan, and Bob Welch all faced life-changing hardships.
Carter Alan's Rock N' Roll Diary: August 12 in Classic Rock HistoryForeigner played Cape Cod Coliseum on this night in 1978. When the band began to circulate their original demo tape to record labels, they had a different name. What was that first, soon discarded, name?