Eight Crazy Nights In Rock History

Tonight (December 12) marks the first night of Hanukkah, and thanks to Adam Sandler referring to the holiday as “Eight Crazy Nights,” we thought we’d look back at eight crazy nights in rock history.  Enjoy!

5 Stellar John Bonham Drum Moments

Today (May 31) would’ve been John Bonham’s 69th birthday.  As one of the best drummers in rock history (some would argue the best), it's difficult to narrow down the breadth of his career to just five moments, but after heavy soul-searching, here's five of our favorite moments, from solos to intros and everywhere in between.  

Chester Bennington and Other Great Rock Screams

Chester Bennington turns 41 today (March 20th,) and if there's one thing that sets the Linkin Park frontman apart from other lead singers, it's his powerful scream.  In honor of his birthday, we're looking at Bennington and other awesome screams in rock.  Enjoy!

Robert Plant Performs 'Kashmir' without Jimmy Page

Last night, Led Zeppelin's Robert Plant joined violinist Nigel Kennedy at London's Royal Albert Hall to perform two songs. They did a 10 minute version of "Hey Joe" made famous by The Jimi Hendrix Experience and a 17 minute version of Led Zeppelin's "Kashmir" which you can listen to below. This performance marks the first time Plant…

PLAYLIST: Best Album Opening Tracks

Led Zeppelin’s self-titled debut album was released 48 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.

5 Best Zeppelin Songs Co-Written By John Paul Jones

Led Zeppelin’s John Paul Jones celebrates his birthday today (January 3), and while Jimmy Page and Robert Plant get a lot of attention for writing Zeppelin’s biggest hits, Jones has his share of songwriting credits on many fan favorites. In honor of his birthday, we look at five of the best Zeppelin songs co-written by…

Eight Crazy Nights In Rock History

Tonight (December 24) marks the first night of Hanukkah, and thanks to Adam Sandler referring to the holiday as “Eight Crazy Nights,” we thought we’d look back at eight crazy nights in rock history.  Enjoy!

Jimmy Page On Zeppelin Playing Live On The BBC

Out today (September 16) is Led Zeppelin's The Complete BBC Sessions, an expanded edition of the 1997 release that features eight previously unreleased songs -- including the track "Sunshine Woman" that was never recorded in any other form.

Keith Moon & 6 Other Infamous Hotel Trashers

The late Keith Moon would've turned 70 today (August 23rd), and if there's one thing he may have done better than play drums, it's trashing hotel rooms.  In honor his birthday, we look back at some of rock's most infamous hotel room trashers and their craziest exploits.  

October 22nd - Led Zeppelin Release Led Zeppelin II In 1969

  Led Zeppe lin Release Led Zeppelin II – October 22nd, 1969 Conversation Starters Today in 1969, Led Zeppelin released Led Zeppelin II! What’s your favorite track from the LP? US Release Date: October 22nd, 1969 via Atlantic Records Album Fast Facts As named, it is the 2nd studio album to be released by Led…

September 25th - John Bonham's Death

Anniversary of John Bonham’s Death – September 25th, 1980   Conversation Starters:   This day in Rock history we lost John Bonham – one of the greatest drummers of all-time. What was your favorite performance by John? One of the greatest drummers of all time passed away today in 1980 He was known for his…