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Carter Alan Previews Record Store Day Releases From Robert Plant, Jimi Hendrix and More

Record Store Day is this Saturday. Here’s Carter Alan to preview the most exciting classic rock and blues records to find this weekend.

04/14/2015

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Carter Alan’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Diary: March 30 in Classic Rock History

Happy birthday to Guitar god Eric Clapton! What was the original name of his Derek & the Dominos?

03/30/2015

30th October 1972:  Rod Stewart singing at a Faces concert during a music festival at Wembley Stadium, London.  (Photo by P. Felix/Express/Getty Images)

A to Z: “I Ain’t Superstitious” (I Just Have Terrible Stage Fright) by Jeff Beck Group

In 1968, Jeff Beck, Rod Stewart, Ronnie Wood and Micky Waller released the album “Truth” as the ‘Jeff Beck Group’. While you’d never guess it now, Rod Stewart had TERRIBLE stage fright back then.

03/26/2015

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Sharing Songs in Rock

43 years ago, David Bowie wrote “All the Young Dudes” for Mott the Hoople. Here are 5 other artists who have written songs for someone else.

03/26/2015

Phil Lesh of Furthur performs on day 2 of the Lockn' Festival at Oak Ridge Farm on Friday September 6, 2013 in Arrington Virginia. (Photo by John Davisson/Invision/AP)

Carter Alan’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Diary: March 15 in Classic Rock History

Happy birthday to Phil Lesh, bassist of the Grateful Dead. Bass wasn’t his first instrument, though; what did he play to begin his professional career?

03/15/2015

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Carter Alan’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Diary: March 10 in Classic Rock History

Rush played the Orpheum on this night in 1978. What album had they most recently released and what minor American hit single came from it?

03/10/2015

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Watch Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, Steve Winwood & More in the A.R.M.S. Benefit Concert 1983

The first of what became a series of benefit concerts for MS was held today (Sept. 20) in 1983. Watch the full video of the show here.

09/20/2014

ZZ Top Tour - Sydney

ZZ Top Cancels Shows After Bassist Falls, Injures Hip

The Boston show at Blue Hills Bank Pavilion and the Connecticut show at Foxwoods are among those dates that have been cancelled.

08/27/2014

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ZZ Top Tour Sidetracked By Surgery

The band won’t be starting their tour this week – bassist Dusty Hill will be having surgery instead.

07/22/2014

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What’s Ailing Jeff Beck?

Jeff Beck has cancelled the European leg of his tour due to mysterious health concerns. Is his September show in Boston in jeopardy?

06/27/2014

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