Elton John’s Terrifying First U.S. Concert: ‘This is Going to Be Make It or Break It’

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Drummer Nigel Olsson looks back on Elton John’s first U.S. concert, which found them performing before a room full of rock stars in what their manager labeled a “make it or break it” show.

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The Beatles Go on ‘Tour,’ Bruce Springsteen’s Sophomore Release – September 11 in Rock History





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This Day in Rock History for September 11

NEWS ANNIVERSARIES

The Beatles Begin Filming ‘Magical Mystery Tour’ (1967)

ALBUM ANNIVERSARIES

Janis Joplin, ‘I Got Dem Ol’ Kozmic Blues Again Mama! (1969)

Bruce Springsteen, ‘The Wild, the Innocent and the E Street Shuffle’ (1973)

Foreigner, ‘Head Games’ (1979)

Bob Dylan, ‘Under the Red Sky’ (1990)

BIRTHDAYS

Tommy Shaw of Styx (1953)

Mickey Hart, Grateful Dead (1943)

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Metallica’s Weird Lou Reed Experiment: Rock’s Epic Fails





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UCR looks back at one of rock’s epic fails: Metallica’s 2011 studio collaboration with Lou Reed, ‘Lulu.’

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The ‘Silly’ Phil Collins Joke That Went Too Far





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The author of a farcical petition asking the United Nations to keep Phil Collins from coming out of retirement has decided that his joke went too far.

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ZZ Top, ‘Waitin’ for the Bus’ – from ‘Live at Montreux 2013’





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ZZ Top perform their 1973 classic ‘Waiting for the Bus’ in this exclusive sneak peek from their new concert video, ‘Live at Montreux 2013.’

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Kiss Go Back to School, Judas Priest Play the Name Game – October 9 in Rock History





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This day in rock history for October 9

NEWS ANNIVERSARIES

Kiss play a special show at Cadillac High (1975)

Sean Ono Lennon is born, prompting his father John’s retirement (1975)

A Black Sabbath concert at Milwaukee is marred by a riot (1975)

Prince opens for the Rolling Stones (1981)

Strawberry Fields opens at New York’s Central Park (1985)

Paul McCartney takes aim at McDonalds (2008)
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ALBUM ANNIVERSARIES

Judas Priest, ‘Hell Bent for Leather’ (1978)
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Bruce Springsteen, ‘Tunnel of Love’ (1987)
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BIRTHDAYS

John Lennon (1940)

John Entwistle (1944)

Jackson Browne (1948)

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Elton John, ‘Mona Lisas and Mad Hatters’ clip – from ‘The Million Dollar Piano’





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Elton John performs “Mona Lisas and Mad Hatters” from “The Million Dollar Piano”

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Ace Frehley Explains How Two Last-Minute Songs Sent ‘Space Invader’ Into Orbit





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In an exclusive interview, Kiss guitar legend Ace Frehley explains the last-minute rush to add two new songs to his new solo album ‘Space Invader.’

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Rolling Stones ‘Charlie is My Darling’ Unboxing





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Unboxing the contents of the Super Deluxe box set of the Rolling Stones 1965 tour documentary ‘Charlie is My Darling’.

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Billy Joel Looks Back, Riot at Guns N’ Roses-Metallica Show – August 8 in Rock History





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This day in rock history for August 8:

ALBUM ANNIVERSARIES:
Bob Dylan, ‘Another Side of Bob Dylan’ (1964)
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Billy Joel, ‘An Innocent Man’ (1983)
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Halford, ‘Resurrection’ (2000)
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NEWS ANNIVERSARIES:
‘Louie Louie’ Released (1963)
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The Beatles’ ‘Abbey Road’ Photo Shoot (1969)
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Richard Nixon Resigns (1974)
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Guns N’ Roses / Metallica Montreal Riot (1992)
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