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100 Best Classic Rock Songs
Top 100 Classic Rock Songs
Who are the 50 Greatest Classic Rock Bands?
List of 50 of the most influential classic rock bands
The End and Beyond
Beatles timeline, a history of The Beatles, the end and beyond, 1969-present. Page 5.
Anti-war protest songs of the '60s and '70s
The Vietnam war was a dominant musical theme in the '60s and '70s. Many of the anti-war protest songs that emerged from that period remain current 21st century protests.
10 Women Who Made Rock Music History
10 women who influenced rock music
The Woodstock Diaries
Daily journal of events at the Woodstock festival in 1969
The Top 10 Classic Rock Love Songs
Classic rock wasn't entirely about sex, drugs, and head banging. Here are some of the genre's most memorable love songs.
Top 10 Songs About Paying Taxes
Classic Rcks songs about the evils of money and taxes.
April Birthdays
Birthdays of classic rock artists born in April
Before They Were Beatles
Beatles timeline, a history of The Beatles before they were The Beatles, 1957-1959.
Classic Rock Band Photo Quiz
Classic Rock Band Photo Quiz Do You Know Them When You See Them? Sorry, but this quiz requires that you
Top 10 Santana Songs
A list of ten songs that helped make and maintain Santana's long and successful career.
Essential Classic Rock Albums
Albums that should be part of your classic rock collection
Pre-Beatlemania
Beatles timeline, a history of The Beatles before Beatlemania, 1960-1963. Page 2.
Eagles
History and music of classic rock band Eagles
Tour Schedules
Classic Rock Tour Schedules
Dave Clark
The Dave Clark 5 were among the 2008 inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Where Are They Now? The Original Woodstock...
Where are they now? A look at what became of the performers at the original Woodstock festival in August 1969.
Beginning of the End
Beatles timeline, a history of The Beatles, the beginning of the end, 1966-1968. Page 4.
19 Classic Rock Songs for Valentine's Day
19 classic rock love songs for Valentine's Day.
Top 10 Worst "Lost Love" Songs
Love has long been a popular theme in rock music: finding it, wishing you could find it, losing it, never having it, wanting more of it. Lost love has inspired poets, novelists and songwriters through the ages. The theme has also inspired some of the worst rock song lyrics you can imagine.
Best Woodstock Performances
More than 200 songs were performed over the course of the Woodstock festival in 1969, but after 40 years, only a few have stood the test of time.
Beatlemania
Beatles timeline, a history of The Beatles during Beatlemania, 1964-1965. Page 3.
Fleetwood Mac
History of Fleetwood Mac. Classic Rock.
Classic Rock 101
Definition and description of classic rock, its radio format origin, and how to test a song or album to determine if it is classic rock.
Boston
Biographical profile of the rock band Boston.
Journey
Biographical profile of rock band Journey
New in classic rock - April 2014
New releases and reissues from classic rock artists in April 2014
Top 10 Rock Music Myths
Myths and legends about rock music artists.
Best classic rock workout songs
Nothing gets your body moving and your heart pumping like classic rock. These tracks are for your exercise workout playlist.
10 hot performances by 10 women who made rock...
Ten of the hottest performances by ten women who made rock history.
Why People Collect Records
Guide to collecting vinyl record albums and singles.
Classic rock on Record Store Day 2014
Classic rock releases Record Store Day 2014
Top 10 Songs About Touring
Rock songs about the ups and downs of touring
AC/DC
Biographical profile of Australian rock band AC/DC including history, discography, tour schedule, lyrics and guitar chords and tabls.
Vinyl Guides and Grading
How to grade the quality of your vinyl records, and where to find out how much they're worth. Page 5.
The Beatles
Beatles resources including profiles, history, biography, photos, discography, trivia, lyrics, reviews.
Psychedelic Rock 101
History and examples of Psych Rock and artists who performed Psychedelic Rock.
Top 10 Classic Rock Instrumentals
A list of the top 10 instrumentals by classic rock arists.
Cream
Biographical profile of rock power trio Cream
Best Songs You Won't Hear on Classic Rock Radio
Best classic rock songs that didn't receive mainstream radio airplay
The Doors Trivia Quiz
The Doors Trivia Quiz    
Top 25 Classic Rock Solo Artists
List of the 25 most important classic rock solo artists
My Five Favorite ZZ Top Albums
Picls for the five best albums by ZZ Top
Pink Floyd Trivia Quiz
Pink Floyd Trivia Quiz Test your Pink Floyd Trivia IQ ..
CD Review - "Garcia Plays Dylan"
CD Review - Garcia Plays Dylan. Classic Rock.
Halloween for Grownups
List of the classic rock songs with the most spooky, scary combination of music and lyrics.
Who Organized the First Woodstock Festival?
The people who organized the 1969 Woodstock festival.
Pink Floyd
Biographical profile of Pink Floyd including photos, pictures, interviews, lyrics, discography, guitar chords & tabs, and news about the band, including Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Syd Barrett, Nick Mason, Rick Wright.
Radio Station Directory
Directory of US radio stations that play classic rock.
The Beatles Trivia Quiz
Classic Rock Trivia Quiz All About The Beatle
Songs in the Key of Summer
10 classic rock songs about summer
Classic Rock Vinyl
A guide to collecting original classic rock albums and singles
Classic Rock Trivia Quiz
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Top 10 Movie Soundtracks Featuring Classic Rock...
Top 10 movie soundtracks featuring classic rock music.
What's Wrong With the Rock Hall?
A look at how the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame works, and why a lot of rock fans question who does and doesn't get in.
Pink Floyd Timeline
Pink Floyd timeline - milestones in Pink Floyd history
Southern Rock 101
History, description and examples of Southern Rock genre
Your picks for best Vietnam war protest songs
Readers add their picks for the best Vietnam war era protest songs
Led Zeppelin
Biographical profile of Led Zeppelin
Review: Brian May and Kerry Ellis - 'The...
Review of Brian May, Kerry Ellis CD/DVD The Candlelight Concerts Live at Montreux
Van Halen
Biographical profile of hard rock band Van Halen, including Alex and Eddie Van Halen, Mike Anthony, Sammy Hagar and David Lee Roth.
Grunge 101
Grunge 101 - history, description and examples of grunge rock.
Songs for Winter
Classic rock songs featuring ice, snow, winter cold themes.
Steve Lukather - Live
Review of Steve Lukather concert at The Magic Bag in Ferndale, Michigan on August 21, 2008.
Memorable Classic Rock Guitar Licks - Part 1
A look at memorable guitar riffs in classic rock songs.
Ringo Starr
Biographical profile of Ringo Starr including his work as the drummer for the Beatles and as a solo artist.
Rolling Stones Career Milestones
A chronology of imnportant events in the life of The Rolling Stones
The Rolling Stones Discography
Discography of studio and live albums in The Rolling Stones catalog
Classic Rock Bands You Never Knew You Didn't Know
Top classic rock bands you may never have heard of.
Bands of San Francisco
A look at San Francisco bands who didn't gain lasting fame, but who nonetheless were part of the formation and development of the San Francisco Sound in 60s rock music.
ZZ Top
History and biography of Southern rock band ZZ Top
About Classic Rock | Trivia Quiz
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Top 10 Rush Albums
Top 10 albums (six studio releases, three live) by prog rockers Rush
Def Leppard
Biographical profile of classic rock band Def Leppard.
Pete Best
Biographical profile of Pete Best, original drummer for the Beatles.
Vinyl Records and Art
The role of album cover art in the hobby of collecting vinyl records. Page 2.
Glam Rock 101
History, description and examples of glam rock.
Artimus Pyle
Interview with Artimus Pyle about his CD, Artimus Venomus and his rocky relationship with Lynyrd Skynyrd since he left the band in 1991.
Best 100 Mile An Hour Songs
Best 100 Mile-An-Hour Songs. Classic Rock.
Lynyrd Skynyrd
Biographical profile of Lynyrd Skynyrd.
Vinyl vs. CD
A look at advantages, disadvantages and differences between vinyl albums and compact discs. Page 3.
Who's in the Hall in 2014
Profiles of nominees for induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014
Black Sabbath
Biographical profile of Black Sabbath - Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler and Bill Ward.
Paul McCartney
Biographical profile of Paul McCartney of The Beatles.
Top 10 Classic Rock Songs About Radio & TV
Top 10 classic rock songs about radio and TV
Queen
Biographical profile of Queen: Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Roger Taylor, John Deacon
Progressive Rock 101
History, description and examples of Progressive Rock.
Styx CD Review
Review of One With Everything CD by Styx and The Contemporary Youth Orchestra.
Toto bio
Biography and music of classic rock band, Toto.
Live Gig Review: Styx
Review of Styx concert July 30, 2010 at Deschutes County Fair in Redmond, Oregon.
Where To Find Vinyl Records
The best sources for finding collectible vinyl albums and singles. Page 4.
Glam Metal 101
History, description and examples of glam metal rock.
Janis Joplin
Biographical profile of singer Janis Joplin.
The Ventures
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony March 10, 2008 Waldorf-Astoria, New York City. Page 2.
Abbey Road
Information about the Beatles album Abbey Road. Page 22.
Syd Barrett
Bio profile of Syd Barrett, founding member of Pink Floyd.
Blues Rock 101
History, description and examples of the classic rock sub-genre Blues Rock.
Woodstock 101
Woodstock 101 - a look at the history, performers and music of the 1969 Woodstock festival.
Pink Floyd 101
Hisroty, music, performances, profiles, reviews, discography of Pink Floyd
Meat Loaf
Life and music of classic rock vocalist Meat Loaf
Classic Rock Laurel Canyon Photo Quiz
Laurel Canyon Photo Quiz How Well Do You Know L.A.'s Famous Rock & Roll Neighborhood? Sorry, but this
Reader smackdown: Queen vs. The Beatles
What readers say about which band is the bigger success, The Beatles or Queen.
Jimi Hendrix
Biographical profile of Jimi Hendrix
Classic Rock Radio Station Directory
Classic Rock Radio Station Directory. Page 5.
Deep Purple
Biographical profile of hard rock/heavy metal band Deep Purple.
Phil Collins
Profile Phil Collins Genesis. Classic Rock.
Interview: May Pang
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Top 10 British Glam Rock Songs of the 70s
List of the top ten British glam rock songs of the 70s.
Rock Hall Inductee Trivia
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Woodstock Trivia Quiz - test your knowledge of...
Woodstock Trivia Quiz       Test your Woodstock TQ (Trivia Quotient) ..
The Legacy of Woodstock
A look at the legacy of the 1969 Woodstock festival and why its 40th anniversary is significant.
Witness to Woodstock
Eyewitness account of just one of the hundreds of thousands of people who became part of history just by attending the Woodstock festival in 1969.
Whatever Happened to The Runaways?
A look at where former members of the '70s all-female rock band, The Runaways are today.
Stu Sutcliffe
Biographical profile of Stu Sutcliffe, the original bass player for the Beatles.
Classic Rock 2014 Music Festival Guide
Outdoor music festivals featuring classic rock
Top 5 Rod Stewart albums
Picks for the top 5 Rod Stewart studio albums
Hey Jude
Information about the Beatles album Hey Jude. Page 23.
Fast Facts (and arcane trivia) About Pink...
The stories behind the inspiration, production, and release of Pink Floyd album The Wall
10 Great Debut Albums
Ten of the best debut albums by classic rock artists.
Look who's 50 already!
Classic rock bands celebrating 50 year anniversary in 2014
Crosby, Stills & Nash (and Young)
Biographical profile of CSNY -- Crosby Stills Nash and Young.
Van Halen Trivia Quiz
Van Halen Trivia Quiz    
Record Store Day, by the numbers
Since 2008 the third Saturday in April has been celebrated as Record Store Day, to commemorate and promote small, independent record stores throughout the world.
Review: Toto In Concert
Review of Toto in concert at Royal Oak Music Theater in Detroit on July 19, 2007.
Sex Pistols
Biographical profile of Sex Pistols including Johnny Rotten, Sid Vicious, Steve Jones and Paul Cook.
Meet The Beatles!
Information about the Beatles album Meet The Beatles. Page 4.
Peter Gabriel
Biographical profile of Peter Gabriel, solo artist, formerly of Genesis.
The Illustrated Bruce Springsteen Discography
Bruce Springsteen discography - studio albums, live albums, extended plays, greatest hits compilations
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inductees
List of all Rock and Roll Hall of Fsme inductees from 1986 to present.
Beatles '65
Information about the Beatles album Beatles 65. Page 10.
Surf Rock 101
Surf Rock 101. Classic Rock.
Book Review: Laurel Canyon
Review of Laurel Canyon, the Inside Story of Rock and Roll's Legendary Neighborhood by Michael Walker.
Carlos Santana
History and music of classic rock guitarist Carlos Santana
Photo Gallery: Led Zeppelin
Led Zeppelin Photo Gallery. Classic Rock.
The Zombies
Biographical profile of The Zombies, including Rod Argent and Colin Blunstone.
Yes
History and music of the progressive rock band Yes
Blue Oyster Cult
Biographical profile of Blue Oyster Cult, or BOC
Pink Floyd - The Piper at the Gates of Dawn
Review of the 40th anniversary edition of Pink Floyd's debut album, Piper at the Gates.
Jefferson Airplane / Starship
Profile of psychedelic rock pioneers Jefferson Airplane/Starship.
Top Classic Rock Podcasts
Top classic rock podcasts
1974-75 Lineup
Photo gallery of rock band The Eagles including pictures of Don Henley, Glenn Frey, Bernie Leadon, Randy Meisner and Don Felder.
Favorite ZZ Top singles and album tracks
Favorite singles (album tracks) by ZZ Top
Bob Seger - Face the Promise
Review of the Bob Seger CD Face the Promise.
Rush
Profile Canadian power trio Rush
Comfortably Numb - A History of The Wall
Interview with Vernon Fitch, curator of the Pink Floyd Archives and author of Comfortably Numb - A History of The Wall.
Steve Lukather
Interview with Steve Lukather, founder of Toto, about his fulltime focus on a solo career, the end of his band, and the resumption of his solo career.
Blondie
History and music of Blondie, including Deborah Harry, Chris Stein, Clem Burke, Jimmy Destri, Paul Carbonara, Leigh Foxx, Kevin Patrick.
Genesis
Profile of British progressive rock band Genesis, including Peter Gabriel, Phil Collins, Mike Rutherford and Steve Hackett.

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