The Rolling Stones played Boston Garden for two nights in 1972. As per their norm, they like to hire soul or R & B artists to warm up for them. Who was the designated hitter at these shows?
With the 45th anniversary of Woodstock approaching, we want to honor the late Johnny Winter by posting his performance from the iconic 1969 festival.
Happy birthday to Geezer Butler, bassist of Black Sabbath. His first band included Ozzy as a vocalist. What was that band?
Happy birthday to Stuart Copeland of the police. He recorded new wave solo material under a pseudonym. Can you name it?
Pink Floyd played the Grand Canal in Venice, Italy on this day in 1989. Watch the entire concert.
In 1981, REO Speedwagon played the Boston Garden for a second night. This was their commercial high water point with the massively successful “Hi-Infidelity” album. How many times did that go platinum?
Steve Miller got his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on this day in 1987. In what year was he inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?
July 13, 1985 was the famous Global Jukebox happening known as Live-Aid, held on two stages in Philadelphia and London. What band started off the entire day’s event?
Eric Clapton was at the Boston Garden on this night in 1974 presenting his comeback album, “461 Ocean Boulevard.” Where was that famous address?
Jimi Hendrix did his first gig with the band of Gypsies on this night in 1969 at the Apollo Theater. Billy Cox was on bass and Buddy Miles on drums. Eventually Miles would leave and be replaced by what drummer?