Category: music

  • Led Zeppelin One Of The Best Bands That Ever Hit Rock-N-Roll

    Jimmy Page is often named as one the best guitarists and Led Zeppelin often appears in the top of Best Bands lists. Led Zeppelin is without a doubt one of the best music groups ever to perform. In 1966 a 22 year old Jimmy Page joined Jeff Beck’s group The Yardbirds. When Page first joined […]

  • A look At Bob Dylan’s life

    Bob Dylan born Robert Allen Zimmerman, began playing the guitar and harmonica as a child. While in high school he formed a rock and roll band called The Golden Chords and began performing at coffeehouses while in college. He made his mark with folk fans in Greenwich Village, New York in 1961. By the time […]

  • The Beatles

    The Beatles led the British Invasion in the mid 1960’s when they stormed America with “Beatlemania”. They altered the sound of rock and roll forever and their influence can still be seen today. But, from almost the beginning the band sparked controversy around the world! At 17, John Lennon formed his first band “The Black […]

  • The Grateful Dead

    The Grateful Dead began their music career as The Warlocks. In 1965, they made their debut performance at Magoo’s pizza house. The Warlocks caught the attention of Ken Kesey in July of 1965, known for his public LSD-fueled parties before the drug became illegal, and he hired them as his house band. These legendary parties […]

  • AC/DC

    AC/DC was formed in 1973 by brothers, Malcolm and Angus Young. The two boys weren’t strangers to the music business, their older brother George, was a part of the most successful 60’s band in Australia, The Easybeats. After both had been members of a few unsuccessful bands, Malcolm decided to form his own band. Malcolm’s […]

  • Black Sabbath

    Black Sabbath has it’s origins in Aston, Birmingham, England. The original members of the band were Terence “Geezer” Butler, Tony Iommi, Ozzie Osbourne and Bill Ward. In 1968 the band was going by the name Polka Tulk Blues Company. A short time later they changed their name to Earth. Did you know that Iommi actually […]

  • Creedence Clearwater Revival

    Within four short years Creedence Clearwater Revival had accumulated more than 13 Top 10 hits. But, that was only the beginning of the timeless legend that is CCR! They’ve became one of the best examples of classic American rock! They’re one of the greatest rock bands to come out of the 60’s and are indeed […]

  • Aerosmith

    At 16, Steven Tallarico formed his first serious band, called The Strangeurs they soon changed their name to Chain Reaction due to name conflicts. The bands were active from 1964 through 1968. At 18, Steven entered the studio for the first time and recorded two of only four singles ever released by Chain Reaction. Chain […]

  • Jimi Hendrix The Legend

    In a few short years in the late 60’s, Jimi Hendrix’s talent not only gained him a huge following of fans, it would live on to capture fans of generations to come! Often called the greatest guitarist in rock history, Hendrix was one the most influential musicians of the 20th century! Johnny Allen Hendrix was […]

  • Grand Funk Railroad

    Grand Funk Railroad’s early days were met with a love-hate attitude. Their many fans loved them, but the press seemed to almost hated them! A bad choice in managers was most likely the cause of the press’ intolerance of the band. Knight’s take on the media, was that any publicity whether it was good or […]