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Today in Classic Rock History 7-23-14

TICRH Video Playback..Classic Police Synchronicity 1989 live Read more...

Today in Classic Rock History 7-22-14

TICRH Video Playback..Classic WHO "Join Together" live 1989 Read more...

Today in Classic Rock History 7-18-14

TICRH Video Playback- live REO Speedwagon 1981. Kevin NOT the prettiest sight on stage Read more...

Today in Classic Rock History 7-17-14

RIP Johnny Winter

TICRH Video Playback R I P Johnny Winter. The blues great at Woodstock 1969 Read more...

Today in Classic Rock History 7-15-14

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Today in Classic Rock History 7-14-14

TICRH video playback is..Van Halen circa DIver Down "Where Have All the Good Times Gone" live. Can you believe how bad the video was then. Archaic! Read more...

Today in Classic Rock History 7-11-14

TICRH "Video Playback" Neil with some "Live Rust" 1980 Read more...

Today in Classic Rock History 7-9-14

TICRH Video Playback, Robert Palmer on Letterman 1988. He was one smooth cat Read more...

Today in Classic Rock History 7-7-14

TICRH "Video Playback" Ray Davies "Sunday Afternoon"singalong at Glastonbury 2010. Crowd gets into it Read more...

FOX Blox: John Mellencamp At Mohegan Sun This Weekend

Driven by McMahon Ford

If you're staying local on Saturday night, you can always go check out John Mellencamp as his tour comes through Mohegan Sun:

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Today in Classic Rock History 7-3-14

TICRH "Video Playback" Foreigner circa 1982. Lou Graham totally carries the group. What a vocal! Read more...

FOX Blox: History Lesson

On this date in 1776 – the Continental Congress adopts a resolution severing ties with the Kingdom of Great Britain although the wording of the formal Declaration of Independence is not approved until July 4.

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Today in Classic Rock History 7-2-14

TICRH "Video Playback" Awesome interview with Chris Squire..and very funny..about the first time he saw Hendrix Read more...

FOX Blox: Debbie Harry's birthday

Three from Blondie today, July 1, for Debbie Harry's birthday

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Today in Classic Rock History 7-1-14

TICRH Video Playback- The Who live at Hyde Park 2006 "The Seeker" Read more...

FOX Blox: Chevrolet Corvette

On this date, June 30, in 1953...the first Corvette rolled off the line:

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FOX Blox: John Entwistle

Rolling Stone readers named him the greatest bassist of all time, and we'd be fools to disagree. We remember Who bassist John Entwistle who passed away 12 years ago

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Today in Classic Rock History 6-27-14

John Entwistle..bass hero of mine. TICRH Video Playback" "THE OX" doing a solo in 2000 Read more...

Today in Classic Rock History 6-25-14

June 25th

2010:
Rush received their star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Their star is located at 6752 Hollywood Blvd

2004: David Bowie cut short a performance at the Hurricane Festival in Germany complaining of chest pains & was hospitalized. What was originally thought to be a pinched nerve in his shoulder turned out to be a blocked artery that required emergency angioplasty. Bowie cancelled his remaining scheduled tour dates for 2004 (talk about dodging a bullitt..)

2003: Ozzy Osbourne was accused of fathering a six year old child out of wedlock by a woman who wanted an undisclosed monetary out of court settlement. Osbourne revealed that this was impossible since he had a vasectomy in 1986 ( dont eff with the Price of Darkness)

1993: Bruce Springsteen appeared on the final episode of Late Night with David Letterman where he performed “Glory Days”.

1988: Van Halen’s eighth album OU812 their second album with Sammy Hagar reached number one on the Billboard Album Chart for the first of four weeks (Van Hagar)

1984: Patti Scialfa joined Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band four days before the start of Springsteen’s tour in support of Born in the U.S.A (then he married her in 91)

1983: Kiss performed the last concert in makeup until 1996 at Morumbi Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil (thats because the heat and humidity melted the makeup)

1977: Pink Floyd set a then-record for largest number of tickets sold for a one-act concert when 83,000 fans attend Cleveland’s Municipal Stadium on their Animals tour.

Birthdays:
Ian McDonald-keyboardist for Foreigner born in 1946
David Paich-keyboardist for Toto born in 1954 Read more...

FOX Blox: Mick Fleetwood's birthday

Still going strong after all these years, we wish a very happy 67th birthday to Fleetwood Mac drummer and co-founder Mick Fleetwood

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Today in Classic Rock History 6-24-14

TICRH "Video Playback" Good copy of Cream performing "Crossroads" 1968 in the studio Read more...

Today in Classic Rock History 6-23-14

TICRH " Video Playback" Bon Jovi live at Wembley 1995 Read more...

FOX Blox: Summer!

It's finally here - and it's time to hit the beach! Well, tomorrow morning at 6:51am at least when it officially becomes Summer! Read more...

Today in Classic Rock History 6-20-14

TICRH "Video Playback" The immortal Brad Delp of Boston and "Long Time" Read more...

FOX Blox: Ann Wilson's birthday

A very happy birthday to the voice of Heart, Ann Wilson: Read more...