Rock N' Roll Diary
Jimi Hendrix’s guitar-fire at the 1967 Monterey festival is one of the most iconic moments in rock history. But it wasn’t the FIRST time he set his guitar ablaze.
Happy birthday to Angus Young! How many siblings does he have?
Happy birthday to Guitar god Eric Clapton! What was the original name of his Derek & the Dominos?
Led Zeppelin’s “Physical Graffiti” was the #1 album in America in 1975. How many weeks would it stay at #1?
Aerosmith rocked the Music Hall in 1978. What was their most recent album at that point? ANSWER: “Draw the Line” – released December 1977 What else happened on this day in rock n’ roll history? […]
Happy birthday to Tony Banks of Genesis. When the band famously became three – who were the other two?
Happy birthday to Steven Tyler! The manic singer performed with Joe Perry in 2004 in a tribute to the Blues at Radio City Music Hall. A movie was made; what was its title?
The Beatles “Rarities” album was released by Capitol in 1983. Where was the rare version of “Across the Universe” taken from?
Happy birthday to Ric Ocasek of the Cars! Who stepped in to replace Ocasek in the New Cars project of 2005?
On this day in 1978, the police were signed to A & M Records. What was the band’s first album called?