The “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” movie premiered on this day in 1978 and promptly flopped. Aerosmith played a role in that movie as what fictitious group?
Through all the confusion, U2 has officially remained committed to releasing the LP this year, despite reports that he was not satisfied with the work. Now, thinking has again shifted, with the band feeling confident about their new material and going ahead with plans to put out the No Line on the Horizon follow-up this year.
Alice Cooper played the Boston Garden in 1977. He also released his first album that failed to make the U.S. Top 40 in 7 years. What was the name of the album that flopped?
Queen last played Boston with Freddie Mercury in 1982, the final time they would tour America. Here’s how the band’s shift from rock to pop in the ’80s ultimately led to their downfall in America.
J.Geils Band played Cape Cod Coliseum on this night in 1978. What album would they release that Winter?
Roger Waters brought his transcendent live performance of The Wall to Berlin, Germany on July 21, 1990. The concert was filmed and distributed as a live album and concert film, which you can watch in [...]
Roger Waters performed “The Wall” at the Berlin Wall on this day in 1990. What artist joined him onstage to present the song “Comfortably Numb?”
In 1975, Steven Van Zandt officially joined Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band. He was actually born in the Boston area in what town?
Happy birthday to Brian May of Queen. Who inducted that band into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2001?
July 18, 1972 marked a day the Rolling Stones would rather forget, but thanks to the internet that’s impossible. Check out a clip of a 1972 radio broadcast reporting the incident.