Jimi Hendrix recorded the classic “Dolly Dagger” 45 years ago today. Here’s why it was arguably Jimi’s finest recording session.
Gene Simmons authorized the first Kiss comic on this day in 1976. The inaugural issue sold over 500,000 copies! What special Kiss touch made that comic run so special?
The Jimi Hendrix Experience played its final gig as a group at Mile high Stadium in Denver on this day in 1969. The crowd broke through security and the band was surrounded on the stage at the end of their set. How did authorities get them out?
The Grateful Dead played the Boston Garden on this night in 1974. They released an album the day before; what was it called?
Everyone remembers the iconic video with Courtney Cox, but there was a very different plan for Springsteen’s hit originally.
On this day in ’02, bassist John Entwistle was found dead in Las Vegas on the eve of a Who tour of America. Pete Townshend played with Entwistle in a Dixieland band when they were both in their teens, Townshend playing banjo. What did Entwistle play?
In honor of Jeff Beck’s 71st birthday this week, Carter Alan decided to count down his top five favorite deep cuts from the legendary guitar player.
Happy birthday Mick Jones! What was his band before he became a founding member of the Clash? His group also contained future Clash bassist Paul Simonon.
We may think of playing Fenway as a sign of a band’s success now, but only 11 years ago, no rock band had played there at all. Bruce Springsteen (of course) was the first in 2003.
On this day in 1984, Patti Scialfa joined Bruce Springsteen’s E-Street Band. In what year would she marry Bruce, and become the boss of ‘The Boss’?