Led Zeppelin’s self-titled debut album was released 49 years ago today (January 12.) Besides being one of the best albums of all time, Led Zeppelin also has one of the best opening tracks of all time, too.
Clash bassist Paul Simonon celebrates his 61st birthday today (December 15), and since his birthday comes the day after the release anniversary of London Calling, we thought we’d examine the story behind the album’s iconic cover.
If anyone’s questioning whether or not Jonathan Rhys Meyers is able to capture the essence of the late Joe Strummer in the new Clash-themed film London Town, this new clip will likely prove you have nothing to worry about.
Today would have been Joe Strummer’s 64th birthday. In honor of the prolific guitarist/vocalist of The Clash, here’s a collection of some of our favorite videos of Joe doing what he does best: Leading “The Only Band That Matters.”
Rock and roll is filled with tragedy, as so many talented artists have left us too early at the height of their careers. Today would have been late singer Bon Scott’s 69th birthday, which made us think about other rockers whose untimely deaths made us think, “what if?”