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Van Morrison Announces U.S. Tour Dates

Van Morrison Announces U.S. Tour Dates

Van Morrison has announced a series of U.S. tour dates kicking off September 25th in Greenwood Village, CO. The 2-part tour will also see the legendary singer performing shows in California, Florida and a 3-night stand at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas. See a full list of dates below. The run of shows will support…MORE

CDJ Today: June 15 in Classic Rock

CDJ Today: June 15 in Classic Rock

June 15, 1967 – Peter Green leaves the John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers and goes on to form Fleetwood Mac with bandmate John McVie and Mick Fleetwood. Backstage Access:Remembering Peter Green Classic Rock Birthdays June 15, 1957 – Brad Gillis, guitar, vocals (Night Ranger)June 15, 1946 – Noddy Holder (born Neville John Holder), vocals (Slade)June 15, 1951 – Steve Walsh, vocals (Kansas)June 15, 1963 – Scott Rockenfield, drums (Queensrÿche)June 15, 1941 – Harry Nilsson, vocals (d. 1994)June 15, 1943 – Muff Winwood (born Mervyn Winwood), bass, producer (The Spencer…MORE

Top 20 Best Rock Albums of the ’90s

Top 20 Best Rock Albums of the ’90s

It’s hard to believe, but the decade of the 90s began over 30 years ago.  Seriously, where has all the time gone? Labeled as a serious and evolving decade of music, the 90s brought us the influx of grunge, the continuation of mainstream rock heavy hitters, the breakout of multi-platinum alternative releases, and also a…MORE

CDJ Today: June 14 in Classic Rock

CDJ Today: June 14 in Classic Rock

June 14, 1986 – One fan dies at an Ozzy Osbourne/Metallica show at the Long Beach Arena after falling from a balcony.  Long Beach Police say the man “fell over backwards because he was probably overdosing, hit his head, broke his neck and died.”  Three others also jumped from the balcony and sustained life-threatening injuries. June 14, 2002 – Mick Jagger becomes Sir…MORE

CDJ Today: June 13 in Classic Rock

CDJ Today: June 13 in Classic Rock

June 13, 1983 – Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble release their debut album Texas Flood which was recorded in only three days at Jackson Browne’s personal studio. The album is later certified double platinum. June 13, 2003 – David Gilmour of Pink Floyd and Sting receive a CBE award (Commander of the British Empire) at the Queen’s Birthday Honours. Sting states, “I’m surprised and flattered to receive this honour…If…MORE

CDJ Today: June 12 in Classic Rock

CDJ Today: June 12 in Classic Rock

June 12, 1982 – Remember “No Nukes”?  The rally began at the United Nations and ended on the Great Lawn in New York’s Central Park with performers Bruce Springsteen, Jackson Browne, James Taylor, Linda Ronstadt, and Gary “U.S.” Bonds.  It became the largest political rally in the U.S. with an estimated 750,000 attendees. June 12, 2012 – Pearl Jam’s former chief financial officer Rickey…MORE

CDJ Today: June 11 in Classic Rock

CDJ Today: June 11 in Classic Rock

June 11, 1983 – Alex Van Halen marries Valerie Kendall with Alex’s brother Eddie as the best man. The couple divorce less than a year later. June 11, 2002 – Paul McCartney marries Heather Mills in Ireland. In attendance are Elton John, David Gilmour, Chrissie Hynde and Ringo Starr. After a nasty court battle, they divorce in 2008. June 11, 1971 – Dennis Wilson, drummer for…MORE

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