Classic Rock Almanac November 23, 2017Happy birthday to Bruce Hornsby!
Classic Rock Almanac November 22, 2017E Street Band guitarist Steven Van Zandt celebrates his 67th birthday today. What was the name of the TV show Van Zandt starred in after The Sopranos?
Classic Rock Almanac November 21, 2017The Pink Floyd live album Delicate Sound of Thunder was released on November 21st, 1988. What impressive first does the band claim it achieved with this album?
Classic Rock Almanac November 20, 2017Happy 70th birthday to Joe Walsh!
Classic Rock Almanac November 19, 2017In 1991 U2's Achtung Baby is released.
Classic Rock Almanac November 18, 2017In 1975 Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band make their European debut at London's Hammersmith Odeon.
Classic Rock Almanac November 17, 201755 years ago today Neil Young's short-lived band The Classics made its debut at Churchill High School in Winnipeg, Manitoba, five days after Neil's 17th birthday. What was the name of the band Neil would play in a few years later that also included future funk star Rick James?
Classic Rock Almanac November 16, 2017The Rush albums 2112, All the World's a Stage and A Farewell to Kings were all certified gold for half a million sales 40 years ago today. Whose quote-unquote "genius" does Rush drummer and lyricist Neil Peart credit with inspiring the 20-minute title track of 2112 in the album's notes?
Classic Rock Almanac November 15, 2017Ten years ago today, The Police were the big winners at the Billboard Touring Awards, taking Top Tour and Top Draw honors for having both the highest gross and most tickets sold during the past 12 months. At what event did the trio make its performance debut after agreeing to reunite for the tour?
Classic Rock Almanac November 14, 2017The Jimi Hendrix Experience headlined London's Royal Albert Hall for the first time 50 years ago today . Which Beatles song did they open the show with?
Classic Rock Almanac November 13, 2017Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Leon Russell passed away one year ago today at age 74. At which famous 1970s concert did Russell perform a medley of The Rolling Stones' "Jumpin' Jack Flash and The Coasters' "Young Blood?"
Classic Rock Almanac November 12, 2017Happy 72nd birthday to Neil Young!