Texas' Best Rock
20 Years Ago: Elton John Records ‘Candle in the Wind 1997′ After Princess Diana’s Funeral
Elton John, who had been a friend of Princess Diana, was asked by the Royal Family to sing at her funeral.
An Insider’s Guide to the Rolling Stones’ ‘Exhibitionism’ Collection
Exhibitionism -- the Rolling Stones' massive collection of rare instruments, stage costumes, lyrics, posters and album art -- spans from their early days at cramped London clubs to today's concerts.
40 Years Ago: George Harrison Found Guilty of ‘My Sweet Lord’ Plagiarism
Released in November 1970, "My Sweet Lord" made George Harrison the first of the Beatles to have a solo No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100. But it sounded a little familiar ...
Central Park’s Biggest Rock Concerts
Learn the stories of the nights rock's biggest legends performed in New York City's Central Park.
50 Years Ago: John Lennon’s ‘More Popular Than Jesus’ Quote Sparks Protests
There was little immediate reaction when John Lennon's comment first appeared in the U.K. Then, an American teen magazine republished the quote on July 31, 1966 – and outrage followed.
50 Years Ago: Cream Play Live for the First Time
Ginger Baker, Jack Bruce and Eric Clapton appeared for the first time as Cream on July 29, 1966 at a Manchester nightclub.
When Grand Funk Railroad Sold Out Shea Stadium Faster Than the Beatles
This sales record at the home of baseball's Mets stood until the ballpark was demolished in 2008.
50 Years Ago: Chas Chandler Experiences Jimi Hendrix Live for the First Time
Jimi Hendrix's fortunes changed when fashion model Linda Keith convinced Animals' bassist Chas Chandler to see Hendrix at the Café Wha? in New York's Greenwich Village.
45 Years Ago: Santana and Creedence Clearwater Revival Close the Fillmore West
An all-night concert by Bay Area bands helped say goodbye to Bill Graham's club.
When the Beatles Snubbed Philippines First Lady Imelda Marcos
The Beatles caused an international incident when they didn't attend a breakfast thrown on July 4, 1966 at the Philippines' Presidential Palace.
45 Years Ago: Legendary Concert Venue the Fillmore East Closes
Bill Graham's famous New York club closed after a marathon show on June, 27, 1971.
The Story of Blondie’s First Single, ‘X Offender’
Blondie's first single was originally titled "Sex Offender."