classic rock

Celebrating Woodstock at 50

Woodstock was more than just a music festival, it was a cultural touchstone that has echoed far beyond its own generation. In the decades since it has come to represent ideals now often overlooked or thought out-of-fashion, a testament to togetherness bonded forever through music. Whatever the...
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CDJ Today: July 29 in Classic Rock

July 29, 1973 – Led Zeppelin play the last of three nights at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Although their 33-date North American tour grosses over 4 million, about $203,000 in cash is stolen that night from the safe at The Drake Hotel in New York where the band is staying. Tour manager...
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Hear Steve Miller’s Never-Before-Released Version of “Love Is Strange” from Forthcoming Rarities Box Set

In anticipation of his forthcoming Welcome To The Vault box set, Steve Miller has shared a never previously released version of the 1956 Bo Diddley-penned Mickey & Sylvia hit, “Love Is Strange”. Hear it now in the player below. The newly released version of “Love Is Strange” was recorded by...
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'Bohemian Rhapsody' by Queen Is the First Video Released Before 1990 to Do This

Years before there was MTV, there was “Bohemian Rhapsody.” The classic video from Queen has been a hit with every generation since, and it has the views to prove it. The 1975 clip featuring a performance from the band and kaleidoscope shots of the four singing, has now hit over 1 billion views on...
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Iggy Pop Announces New Studio Album

Iggy Pop will release a new studio album set to drop September 6. It's called Free. The artist teamed up with Leron Thomas and Sarah Lipstate for the new work. Iggy released a small sample of music from the record to for the announcement. Pop will also release a new book, Til Wrong Feels Right on...
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WATCH: 2019 Remix of Bowie's Space Oddity

David Bowie's classic track Space Oddity was re-released in video form on YouTube, yesterday. This coincides with the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11's mission to the moon. The track was remixed by the artists' longtime producer Tony Visconti. Footage was taken from Bowie's 50th birthday concert at...
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2016: Pink Floyd's Nick Mason

Iris sits down with the most original of Pink Floyd band members, Nick Mason!
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CDJ Today: July 19 in Classic Rock

July 19, 1986 – Van Halen headline the Texxas Jam at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, preceeded by Dio, Loverboy, Krokus, Keel and Bachman-Turner Overdrive who are joined by Leslie West on “Mississippi Queen. July 19, 1976 – Deep Purple disband at the end of their UK tour. David Coverdale goes on to form...
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Blue Oyster Cult Releasing New Album in 2020

Home state Blue Oyster Cult says they have plans to release a new studio album in 2020. The band recently signed a new deal with Frontiers Music. No hard date was provided for the new music. This will be Blue Oyster's first release since 2001's Curse Of The Hidden Mirror. The contract with...
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3 vehicles owned by Elvis Presley going up for auction

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Elvis Presley fans can take to the road in his personal stretch limousine, on his last motorcycle or in a pickup truck if they have the money, an auction house announced Wednesday. Kruse GWS Auctions said the items will be part of its Artifacts of Hollywood auction on Aug. 31...
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