Concert Vault
  1. Rock: A Pink Floyd Landmark Rock A Pink Floyd Landmark Meadowlands Arena Oct 11, 1987 Rock: A Pink Floyd Landmark Meadowlands Arena | Oct 11, 1987

    On this day in 1980, The Wall went #1 on U.S. charts. Hear them play "Another Brick in the Wall," "Money" and "Comfortably Numb" in 1985.

  2. Rock: Robert Gordon & The Wild Cats at Paradise Rock Robert Gordon & The Wild Cats at Paradise Paradise Mar 22, 1979 Rock: Robert Gordon & The Wild Cats at Paradise Paradise | Mar 22, 1979

    The retro rockabilly singer performs 1957 hits "Twenty Flight Rock," "Red Hot" and "Flying Saucer Rock 'n' Roll" in this '87 set from Boston.

  3. Rock: Glenn Frey In Memoriam Rock Glenn Frey In Memoriam Paradise Oct 3, 1982 Rock: Glenn Frey In Memoriam Paradise | Oct 3, 1982

    The Eagles' singer-songwriter died on this day in 2016. Hear him lead an all-star band on "Peaceful Easy Feeling" and "What's Goin' On" in '82.

  4. Rock: Paul Young's Blue-Eyed Soul Rock Paul Young's Blue-Eyed Soul Entertainment Center Jun 9, 1985 Rock: Paul Young's Blue-Eyed Soul Entertainment Center | Jun 9, 1985

    The British singer, who turns 61 today, performs his biggest hit "Everytime You Go Away" in this 1985 set from Melbourne, Australia.

  5. Rock: Video: Kid Rock at Woodstock Rock Video: Kid Rock at Woodstock Woodstock 99 East Stage Jul 24, 1999 Rock: Video: Kid Rock at Woodstock Woodstock 99 East Stage | Jul 24, 1999 watch video

    Detroit's favorite son covers Creedence Clearwater Revival's "Fortunate Son" and performs his signature "My Name Is Rock" in this '99 set.

  6. Rock: A Celebration of Martin Luther King Rock A Celebration of Martin Luther King Kennedy Center Jan 8, 1984 Rock: A Celebration of Martin Luther King Kennedy Center | Jan 8, 1984

    On this holiday honoring MLK, listen to this 1984 concert celebrating his life featuring a bevy of stars from the film, music and sports worlds.

  7. Rock: An Allen Toussaint Playlist Rock An Allen Toussaint Playlist Rock: An Allen Toussaint Playlist Allen Toussaint playlist

    The prolific New Orleans songwriter was born on this day in 1938. Hear his tunes covered by The Who, Grateful Dead, Devo and Warren Zevon.

  8. Rock: Cream at the Crossroads, 1968 Rock Cream at the Crossroads, 1968 Oakland Coliseum Arena Oct 4, 1968 Rock: Cream at the Crossroads, 1968 Oakland Coliseum Arena | Oct 4, 1968

    Clapton, Bruce and Baker play "Spoonful," "I'm So Glad" and "Sunshine of Your Love" in this concert one month before they disbanded.

  9. Rock: Remembering Donny Hathaway Rock Remembering Donny Hathaway Carnegie Hall Jun 30, 1973 Rock: Remembering Donny Hathaway Carnegie Hall | Jun 30, 1973

    The soulful singer and composer, who died on this day in 1979, plays "The Ghetto" and "Someday We'll All Be Free" in 1973.

  10. Rock: Sly & the Family Stone at the Fillmore East Rock Sly & the Family Stone at the Fillmore East Fillmore East Oct 5, 1968 Rock: Sly & the Family Stone at the Fillmore East Fillmore East | Oct 5, 1968

    The late trumpeter Cynthia Robinson was born on this day in 1944. Hear her featured on "Dance to the Music," "M'Lady" and "Love City."

  11. Rock: A Salute to George Duke Rock A Salute to George Duke Rock: A Salute to George Duke George Duke Memorial Playlist

    The late keyboardist-composer stretches on "King Kong" with the Mothers of Invention in 1970 and leads his own band in a 1977 set.

  12. Rock: Steve Miller Is The Joker Rock Steve Miller Is The Joker Palace Theatre Nov 7, 1973 Rock: Steve Miller Is The Joker Palace Theatre | Nov 7, 1973

    On this day in 1974, the guitarist's hit single "The Joker" went #1. Hear him play it and an embryonic version of "Fly Like an Eagle" in '73.

  13. Rock: Jefferson Airplane at the Fillmore, 1966 Rock Jefferson Airplane at the Fillmore, 1966 Fillmore Auditorium Nov 6, 1966 Rock: Jefferson Airplane at the Fillmore, 1966 Fillmore Auditorium | Nov 6, 1966

    Grace Slick sings her anthemic "White Rabbit" and other new tunes from the band's landmark Surrealistic Pillow in this set from 50 years ago.

  14. Rock: Tom Petty Rocks Houston Rock Tom Petty Rocks Houston Houston Music Hall Dec 6, 1979 Rock: Tom Petty Rocks Houston Houston Music Hall | Dec 6, 1979

    The singer-songwriter leads The Heartbreakers on "Refugee," "Don't Do Me Like That" and other new tunes from Damn the Torpedoes in 1979.

  15. Rock: Rod Stewart Wears It Well Rock Rod Stewart Wears It Well Olympia Dec 22, 1978 Rock: Rod Stewart Wears It Well Olympia | Dec 22, 1978

    The gravely-voiced rocker turns 72 today. Hear him sing "Maggie May," "Hot Legs," "You're in My Heart" and "Do Ya Think I'm Sexy?" in 1978.

  16. Rock: Steely Dan in Seattle, 1974 Rock Steely Dan in Seattle, 1974 Paramount Theatre Seattle Jul 1, 1974 Rock: Steely Dan in Seattle, 1974 Paramount Theatre Seattle | Jul 1, 1974

    Keyboardist-singer-songwriter Donald Fagen, who turns 69 today, leads an early edition of the group on "Do It Again" and "Dirty Work."

  17. Rock: Jerry Lee Lewis at the Grand Ole Opry Rock Jerry Lee Lewis at the Grand Ole Opry Grand Ole Opry Oct 14, 1982 Rock: Jerry Lee Lewis at the Grand Ole Opry Grand Ole Opry | Oct 14, 1982

    On this day in 1967, The Killer's single "Great Balls of Fire" went #1. Hear him play that rock 'n' roll classic and "Chantilly Lace" in an '82 set.

  18. Rock: Happy Birthday, Dave Matthews! Rock Happy Birthday, Dave Matthews! Woodstock 99 East Stage Jul 24, 1999 Rock: Happy Birthday, Dave Matthews! Woodstock 99 East Stage | Jul 24, 1999 watch video

    The singer-songwriter, who turns 50 today, leads his band on "Ants Marching" and a cover of "All Along the Watchtower" at Woodstock '99.

  19. Rock: David Johansen Is 'Funky But Chic' Rock David Johansen Is 'Funky But Chic' Rock: David Johansen Is 'Funky But Chic' A David Johansen Playlist

    The former New York Dolls frontman, who turns 67 today, sings "Frenchette" and talks about the influence of Esquerita in 1986.

  20. Rock: A Salute to David Bowie Rock A Salute to David Bowie Rock: A Salute to David Bowie A David Bowie Birthday Playlist

    The chameleonic rock star would've turned 70 today. Hear him perform several of his classic tunes and sit for a revealing interview in 1978.

  21. Rock: An Elvis Presley Tribute Rock An Elvis Presley Tribute Rock: An Elvis Presley Tribute An Elvis Presley Tribute

    The King was born on this day in 1935. Hear several rock and pop stars play his hits like "Heartbreak Hotel," "All Shook Up" and "Hound Dog."

  22. Rock: The Chambers Brothers at the Fillmore Rock The Chambers Brothers at the Fillmore Fillmore Auditorium May 29, 1968 Rock: The Chambers Brothers at the Fillmore Fillmore Auditorium | May 29, 1968

    The one-time gospel group gets psychedelic on a stretched-out rendition of their crossover hit "Time Has Come Today" in this '68 set.

  23. Rock: A Kenny Loggins Birthday Playlist Rock A Kenny Loggins Birthday Playlist Rock: A Kenny Loggins Birthday Playlist Kenny Loggins playlist

    The singer, who turns 69 today, performs "Your Mama Don't Dance" with Loggins & Messina and leads his own group on "Footloose."

  24. Rock: Billy Idol's Debut at Malibu Rock Billy Idol's Debut at Malibu Malibu Night Club Apr 29, 1982 Rock: Billy Idol's Debut at Malibu Malibu Night Club | Apr 29, 1982

    The Brit singer with the famous snarl performs his hits "White Wedding" and "Dancing With Myself" and covers "Mony Mony" in this 1982 set.

  25. Rock: Fabulous Thunderbirds Crawl Into Boston Rock Fabulous Thunderbirds Crawl Into Boston Paradise May 9, 1981 Rock: Fabulous Thunderbirds Crawl Into Boston Paradise | May 9, 1981

    Singer-blues harp ace Kim Wilson, who turns 66 today, leads the Austin-based group on "She's Tuff" and "The Crawl" at Paradise in '81.

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  1. Rock: Aerosmith in Central Park Rock Aerosmith in Central Park Central Park Aug 29, 1975 Rock: Aerosmith in Central Park Central Park | Aug 29, 1975

    Steven Tyler fronts the classic rock band from Boston on their mega hits "Sweet Emotion," "Dream On" and "Walk This Way" in this 1975 set.

  2. Rock: Blondie Rockin' in Paradise Rock Blondie Rockin' in Paradise Paradise Nov 4, 1978 Rock: Blondie Rockin' in Paradise Paradise | Nov 4, 1978

    Guitarist and co-founder Chris Stein, who turns 67 today, backs Debbie Harry on "Dreaming" and "Heart of Glass" at the Paradise club in '78.

  3. Rock: Video: R.E.M. Unplugged Rock Video: R.E.M. Unplugged Shoreline Amphitheatre Oct 18, 1998 Rock: Video: R.E.M. Unplugged Shoreline Amphitheatre | Oct 18, 1998 watch video

    Michael Stipe, who turns 57 today, leads the Athens band on acoustic versions of "Losing My Religion," "Everybody Hurts" and others in '98.

  4. Rock: Thin Lizzy Is Back In Town Rock Thin Lizzy Is Back In Town Tower Theater Oct 20, 1977 Rock: Thin Lizzy Is Back In Town Tower Theater | Oct 20, 1977

    Bassist-singer Phil Lynott died on this day in 1986. Hear him front the Irish band on "Bad Reputation" and "The Boys Are Back In Town" in '77.

  5. Rock: A Stephen Stills Birthday Playlist Rock A Stephen Stills Birthday Playlist Rock: A Stephen Stills Birthday Playlist Stephen Stills playlist

    The guitarist-singer-songwriter turns 72 today. Hear him with Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Manassas and leading his own band in the '70s.

  6. Rock: The Dictators Bring the Hammer Rock The Dictators Bring the Hammer Winterland Jul 30, 1977 Rock: The Dictators Bring the Hammer Winterland | Jul 30, 1977 watch video

    Bronx native and band founder Ross the Boss Friedman turns 62 today. Hear his lead guitar work on "Hey Boys" and "Search and Destroy" in '77.

  7. Rock: Stevie Ray Vaughan Channels Jimi Rock Stevie Ray Vaughan Channels Jimi Ripley's Music Hall Oct 20, 1983 Rock: Stevie Ray Vaughan Channels Jimi Ripley's Music Hall | Oct 20, 1983

    The Texas guitar slinger plays Hendrix's "Little Wing," "Voodoo Child (Slight Return)" and "Third Stone From the Sun" in a set from Philly.

  8. Rock: Trombone Shorty's Hybrid Funk Rock Trombone Shorty's Hybrid Funk Echo Mountain Recording Oct 31, 2011 Rock: Trombone Shorty's Hybrid Funk Echo Mountain Recording | Oct 31, 2011

    The New Orleans trombonist (aka Troy Andrews) puts a new spin on the brass band tradition with his hard rocking' Orleans Avenue in 2011.

  9. Rock: Band of Gypsys at the Fillmore East Rock Band of Gypsys at the Fillmore East Fillmore East Jan 1, 1970 Rock: Band of Gypsys at the Fillmore East Fillmore East | Jan 1, 1970

    Jimi Hendrix, Billy Cox and Buddy Miles kick off 1970 with a scorching set that includes "Who Knows," "Power of Soul" and "Machine Gun."

  10. Rock: Countdown to Midnight Rock Countdown to Midnight Rock: Countdown to Midnight Happy New Year 2017

    Join the Grateful Dead, J.B. Hutto, Frank Zappa, the Allman Brothers, Los Lobos, Southside Johnny and Mountain in bringing in the New Year.

  11. Rock: The Police at Paradise Rock The Police at Paradise Paradise Apr 9, 1979 Rock: The Police at Paradise Paradise | Apr 9, 1979

    Guitarist Andy Summers, who turns 74 today, joins Sting and Stewart Copeland on "Can't Stand Losing You" and "Roxanne" in this 1979 set.

  12. Rock: The Monkees' Last Train to Anaheim Rock The Monkees' Last Train to Anaheim Sun Theater Aug 31, 2001 Rock: The Monkees' Last Train to Anaheim Sun Theater | Aug 31, 2001 watch video

    Davy Jones, who was born on this day in 1945, sings "Valeri," "Girl" and "Daydream Believer" in this 2001 set with Peter Tork and Micky Dolenz.

  13. Rock: Happy Birthday, Patti Smith! Rock Happy Birthday, Patti Smith! Cellar Door Jan 16, 1976 Rock: Happy Birthday, Patti Smith! Cellar Door | Jan 16, 1976

    The punk-poet and singer-songwriter turns 70 today. Hear her perform "Free Money," "Redondo Beach" and others from Horses in this '76 set.

  14. Rock: The Band Takes a Load Off in D.C. Rock The Band Takes a Load Off in D.C. Carter Barron Amphitheater Jul 17, 1976 Rock: The Band Takes a Load Off in D.C. Carter Barron Amphitheater | Jul 17, 1976

    Bassist-singer Rick Danko, who was born on this day in 1943, sings lead on "It Makes No Difference" and "This Wheel's On Fire" in 1976.

  15. Rock: The Spinners' Slick Soul Rock The Spinners' Slick Soul Latin Casino Mar 19, 1977 Rock: The Spinners' Slick Soul Latin Casino | Mar 19, 1977

    The Detroit vocal group performs their '70s hits "Could It Be I'm Falling in Love," "One of a Kind (Love Affair)" and "Rubberband Man" in 1977.

  16. Rock: Happy Birthday, Edgar Winter! Rock Happy Birthday, Edgar Winter! Veteran's Memorial Coliseum Sep 3, 1974 Rock: Happy Birthday, Edgar Winter! Veteran's Memorial Coliseum | Sep 3, 1974

    The Texas-born multi-instrumentalist and bandleader turns 70 today. Hear him play his hits "Free Ride" and "Frankenstein" in this 1974 set.

  17. Rock: Remembering Alex Chilton Rock Remembering Alex Chilton Rock: Remembering Alex Chilton Alex Chilton playlist

    The late singer/songwriter was born on this day in 1950. Hear him sing "The Letter" with The Box Tops and "In the Street" with Big Star.

  18. Rock: A Terry Bozzio Birthday Playlist Rock A Terry Bozzio Birthday Playlist Rock: A Terry Bozzio Birthday Playlist Terry Bozzio playlist

    The super drummer, who turns 66 today, traverses the kit in in style with Frank Zappa in 1977 and with Missing Persons from '82-'85.

  19. Rock: Tracy Nelson & Mother Earth at Winterland Rock Tracy Nelson & Mother Earth at Winterland Winterland Sep 30, 1967 Rock: Tracy Nelson & Mother Earth at Winterland Winterland | Sep 30, 1967

    The earthy singer, who turns 72 today, belts with gusto on "Cry On" and "Got To Be a Good Man" in this '67 set with the Bay Area blues-rockers.

  20. Rock: Remembering Teena Maria Rock Remembering Teena Maria Tramps Jul 29, 1994 Rock: Remembering Teena Maria Tramps | Jul 29, 1994

    The soul singer died on this day in 2010. Hear her perform hits "Ooo La La La," "Warm As Momma's Oven" and "Fire and Desire" in a '94.

  21. Rock: The Selector's Ska Revival Rock The Selector's Ska Revival Tramps Sep 7, 1996 Rock: The Selector's Ska Revival Tramps | Sep 7, 1996

    Singer Pauline Black leads the Coventry-based 2 Tone band on "Train to Skaville," "Die Happy" and "Too Much Pressure" in a 1996 set.

  22. Rock: James Brown In Memoriam Rock James Brown In Memoriam Rock: James Brown In Memoriam James Brown playlist

    The Godfather of Soul died on Christmas Day in 2006. Hear him get on the good foot in a super bad playlist that has him in a cold sweat.

  23. Rock: Video: Jimmy Buffett at Newport, 2008 Rock Video: Jimmy Buffett at Newport, 2008 Newport Folk Festival Aug 3, 2008 Rock: Video: Jimmy Buffett at Newport, 2008 Newport Folk Festival | Aug 3, 2008 watch video

    Christmas baby Buffett turns 70 today. See him sing "Why Don't We Get Drunk and Screw," "Margaritaville" and "Cheeseburger in Paradise."

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