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Aerosmith

Aerosmith Get Their Wings

They would avoid the sophomore jinx and find a new producer that would take them into the stratosphere when Aerosmith released “Get Your Wings” on this date, March 1, 1974. Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar… Image: PR PhotosContinue Reading

U2

U2 Prepare For “War”

After following up their debut album with mixed results, it was time for U2 to go back to what worked. They’d emerge with their third album and break through with “War” on this date, February 28, 1983. Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar… Image: PR PhotosContinue Reading

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Janis Joplin’s “Pearl”

It would be Janis Joplin’s greatest success, but she wasn’t alive to see it when her second album “Pearl” reached number one on this date, February 27, 1971, and stayed there for nine weeks. Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar… Image: PR PhotosContinue Reading

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Led Zeppelin’s Non-Reunion Tour Begins

After the success of the live album “No Quarter: Jimmy Page and Robert Plant Unledded,” the duo would hit the road as Page & Plant, performing Led Zeppelin hits, but in a far different way, on this date, February 26, 1995. Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar… Image: Daniel Locke / PR PhotosContinue Reading

Bob Seger on Face The Promise Tour

Bob Hits It Big

Many thought he was an overnight sensation when Bob Seger finally broke through in the late ’70s, but his greatest success was to come when he released his eleventh album “Against the Wind” on this date, February 25, 1980. Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar… Image: Adam Bielawski / PR PhotosContinue Reading

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WATCH: Oscar Predictions

The FOX staff makes Oscar predictions… and Keith’s answer is longer than the award show will be! Thankfully we can edit! 🎬 Who do you think will win Sunday night?Continue Reading

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The Journey Starts To End

How do you follow up your greatest success? For Journey, you release an album just like the one before it, as they did on this date, February 22, 1983, with “Frontiers.” Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar… Image: PR PhotosContinue Reading

Bruce Springsteen in Concert at San Siro Stadium in Milan - June 25, 2008

The Boss Gets The Band Back Together

After not performing together for seven years, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band reunited – temporarily – to film a music video on this date, February 21, 1995. Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar… Image: Solarpix / PR PhotosContinue Reading

Jimi Hendrix

Jimi’s First Gig

Everyone has to get their start somewhere. Before becoming the greatest guitarist of all time, Jimi Hendrix was hired – and fired – at his first gig 60 years ago today on February 20, 1959. Allan looks back in today’s Classic Rock Calendar… Image: PR PhotosContinue Reading

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