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  1. Rock: Groovin' With Booker T. & The M.G.'s Rock Groovin' With Booker T. & The M.G.'s Bottom Line Jun 19, 1977 Rock: Groovin' With Booker T. & The M.G.'s Bottom Line | Jun 19, 1977

    The instrumental group led by organist Booker T. Jones reprises its 1960 hits "Green Onions" and "Time Is Tight" the Bottom Line, 1977.

  2. Rock: Meat Loaf Flies Like a 'Bat Out of Hell' Rock Meat Loaf Flies Like a 'Bat Out of Hell' Bottom Line Nov 28, 1977 Rock: Meat Loaf Flies Like a 'Bat Out of Hell' Bottom Line | Nov 28, 1977

    Hear Meat Loaf kick off this epic 1977 show with the song that started it all.

  3. Rock: Elton John 'Retires' Rock Elton John 'Retires' Universal Amphitheatre Oct 10, 1986 Rock: Elton John 'Retires' Universal Amphitheatre | Oct 10, 1986

    28 years ago today, Elton John announced he was retiring from touring. Here is a great 1986 show from one of his many subsequent tours.

  4. Rock: J. Geils Band House Party Rock J. Geils Band House Party Winterland Nov 5, 1977 Rock: J. Geils Band House Party Winterland | Nov 5, 1977 watch video

    Ain't nothin' but J. Geils Band tearing the roof off of the Winterland like it's their job, because it is.

  5. Rock: Rockpile at Canada's Heatwave Festival Rock Rockpile at Canada's Heatwave Festival Heatwave Festival Aug 23, 1980 Rock: Rockpile at Canada's Heatwave Festival Heatwave Festival | Aug 23, 1980

    NIck Lowe and Dave Edmunds perform catchy power pop tunes like "So It Goes," "Crawling from the Wreakage" and "Girls Talk" in this '80 set.

  6. Rock: Video: Violent Femmes at Paste Studios Rock Video: Violent Femmes at Paste Studios Paste Studios Oct 4, 2016 Rock: Video: Violent Femmes at Paste Studios Paste Studios | Oct 4, 2016 watch video

    Gordon Gano leads the Milwaukee band on acoustic versions of "I'm Nothing," "It's Gonna Rain" and "Untrue Love" in this 2016 reunion set.

  7. Rock: NEW: Pousette-Dart Band on Rhode Island Rock NEW: Pousette-Dart Band on Rhode Island Sir Morgan's Cove Nov 8, 1979 Rock: NEW: Pousette-Dart Band on Rhode Island Sir Morgan's Cove | Nov 8, 1979

    Guitarist-singer Jon Pousette-Dart leads the pop-rock group on "Long Legs," "Gotta Get Away" and other tunes from Never Enough.

  8. Rock: New From the Vault: The Clash at Bond's, '81 Rock New From the Vault: The Clash at Bond's, '81 Bond International Casino Jun 9, 1981 Rock: New From the Vault: The Clash at Bond's, '81 Bond International Casino | Jun 9, 1981

    The post-punk group performs tunes from London Calling and Sandanista! in this legendary set from the heart of NYC's Times Square.

  9. Rock: Great Society at the Fillmore, '66 Rock Great Society at the Fillmore, '66 Fillmore Auditorium Jun 10, 1966 Rock: Great Society at the Fillmore, '66 Fillmore Auditorium | Jun 10, 1966

    Before joining Jefferson Airplane, Grace Slick sang "Somebody to Love" and "White Rabbit" with this band she formed with husband Jerry Slick.

  10. Rock: Laurie & Lou at Tramps, 1995 Rock Laurie & Lou at Tramps, 1995 Tramps Apr 28, 1995 Rock: Laurie & Lou at Tramps, 1995 Tramps | Apr 28, 1995

    Laurie Anderson recites pieces from Stories from the Nerve Bible and Lou Reed plays tunes from The New York Album in separate solo sets.

  11. Rock: Then & Now: Eric Burdon Rock Then & Now: Eric Burdon Rock: Then & Now: Eric Burdon Then & Now: Eric Burdon

    The Animals frontman drops his album today. Click here for two Burdon sets separated by nearly three decades to hear his evolution through the years.

  12. Rock: Just Added: Lone Justice at Paradise Rock Just Added: Lone Justice at Paradise Paradise Dec 16, 1986 Rock: Just Added: Lone Justice at Paradise Paradise | Dec 16, 1986

    The L.A. roots root/cowpunk band covers Tom Petty's "Ways to be Wicked" and closes this Boston set with Lou Reed's "Sweet Jane."

  13. Rock: David Bowie in Montreal, '83 Rock David Bowie in Montreal, '83 Montreal Forum Jul 13, 1983 Rock: David Bowie in Montreal, '83 Montreal Forum | Jul 13, 1983

    The versatile singer updated a variety of tunes on his 'Serious Moonlight' tour, including "Space Oddity" and "Young Americans."

  14. Rock: Video: The Mothership Lands in Woodstock Rock Video: The Mothership Lands in Woodstock Woodstock 99 West Stage Jul 23, 1999 Rock: Video: The Mothership Lands in Woodstock Woodstock 99 West Stage | Jul 23, 1999 watch video

    George Clinton leads the P-Funk All-Stars on anthems like "We Want the Funk" and "Mothership Connection" at the 1999 Woodstock Festival.

  15. Rock: Elton John Rocks Saratoga, '82 Rock Elton John Rocks Saratoga, '82 Saratoga Performing Arts Center Jul 25, 1982 Rock: Elton John Rocks Saratoga, '82 Saratoga Performing Arts Center | Jul 25, 1982

    Reggie delivers dynamic performances of "Funeral for a Friend," "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road," and "Crocodile Rock" in this 2-hour set.

  16. Rock: The Resurrection of Gary U.S. Bonds Rock The Resurrection of Gary U.S. Bonds Capitol Theatre Dec 16, 1981 Rock: The Resurrection of Gary U.S. Bonds Capitol Theatre | Dec 16, 1981 watch video

    The rock 'n roll pioneer sings his 1961 hit "Quarter to Three" and tunes from his Springsteen-produced Dedication in this 1981 video.

  17. Rock: Van Morrison Keeps On Singing Rock Van Morrison Keeps On Singing Fillmore West Apr 26, 1970 Rock: Van Morrison Keeps On Singing Fillmore West | Apr 26, 1970

    The venerable singer-songwriter just released his 36th studio album, a duets project titled Keep Me Singing. Hear him at the Fillmore in 1970.

  18. Rock: Jethro Tull at Hammersmith Odeon, '84 Rock Jethro Tull at Hammersmith Odeon, '84 Hammersmith Odeon Sep 9, 1984 Rock: Jethro Tull at Hammersmith Odeon, '84 Hammersmith Odeon | Sep 9, 1984

    The enigmatic Ian Anderson leads the progressive Brit rock group through "Thick as a Brick," "Aqualung," "Locomotive Breath" and others.

  19. Rock: Traffic Jam at the Fillmore Rock Traffic Jam at the Fillmore Fillmore East Nov 18, 1970 Rock: Traffic Jam at the Fillmore Fillmore East | Nov 18, 1970

    This Traffic show from 1970 finds the former trio expanding to a four piece, allowing Winwood and Wood to really stretch out on their newer tunes.

  20. Rock: Bourgeois Tagg in San Jose, 1987 Rock Bourgeois Tagg in San Jose, 1987 Club Oasis San Jose Nov 17, 1987 Rock: Bourgeois Tagg in San Jose, 1987 Club Oasis San Jose | Nov 17, 1987

    The multi-platinum-selling band performs tunes from their second album Yoyo and covers the Beatles' "Tomorrow Never Knows."

  21. Rock: NEW: Lene Lovich at Paradise, '79 Rock NEW: Lene Lovich at Paradise, '79 Paradise Mar 15, 1980 Rock: NEW: Lene Lovich at Paradise, '79 Paradise | Mar 15, 1980

    The London-based new wave diva shows her idiosyncratic style on "Too Tender to Touch" and her hit single "Lucky Number" from Stateless.

  22. Rock: Leon Russell Opens With Dylan Rock Leon Russell Opens With Dylan Fillmore East Nov 20, 1970 Rock: Leon Russell Opens With Dylan Fillmore East | Nov 20, 1970

    Leon Russell opens this 1976 show at the Fillmore East with a stirring rendition of Dylan's Freewheelin' classic, "Girl From The North Country."

  23. Rock: Funk Fridays: Dirty Dozen Brass Band Rock Funk Fridays: Dirty Dozen Brass Band TwiRoPa May 1, 2003 Rock: Funk Fridays: Dirty Dozen Brass Band TwiRoPa | May 1, 2003

    The New Orleans party band lays down infectious parade beats on "My Feet Can't Fail Me Now" and "Snowball" in this 2003 set.

  24. Rock: Joe Cocker at the Fillmore West Rock Joe Cocker at the Fillmore West Fillmore West Apr 26, 1970 Rock: Joe Cocker at the Fillmore West Fillmore West | Apr 26, 1970

    The late soulful singer performs a searing version of "With a Little Help From My Friends" in this 1970 set from the Fillmore West.

  25. Rock: Jackson Browne at Shoreline Amphitheater Rock Jackson Browne at Shoreline Amphitheater Shoreline Amphitheatre Oct 10, 1992 Rock: Jackson Browne at Shoreline Amphitheater Shoreline Amphitheatre | Oct 10, 1992 watch video

    The singer-songwriter gets an assist from guest Bonnie Raitt on "World in Motion" and "Here Come Those Tears Again" in this 1992 set.

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  1. Rock: Talking Heads at Heatwave, 1980 Rock Talking Heads at Heatwave, 1980 Heatwave Festival Aug 23, 1980 Rock: Talking Heads at Heatwave, 1980 Heatwave Festival | Aug 23, 1980

    This Talking Heads set from the Heatwave Festival in Ontario marked the debut of their recently expanded lineup as well as new songs from Remain In Light.

  2. Rock: Just Added: Cheap Trick in Chicago, '79 Rock Just Added: Cheap Trick in Chicago, '79 International Amphitheatre Jun 16, 1979 Rock: Just Added: Cheap Trick in Chicago, '79 International Amphitheatre | Jun 16, 1979

    The power pop band plays favorites "Surrender," "Need Your Love" and "I Want You To Want Me" and covers the Beatles' "Day Tripper."

  3. Rock: Bolton's Ballads Rock Bolton's Ballads Agora Ballroom Dallas May 14, 1983 Rock: Bolton's Ballads Agora Ballroom Dallas | May 14, 1983

    Let the prince of soft rock ballads, Michael Bolton, sail you through the rest of the work week with songs like "Can't hold On, Can't Let Go" and "Fools Game."

  4. Rock: Joan Armatrading in London Rock Joan Armatrading in London Hammersmith Odeon Jan 15, 1978 Rock: Joan Armatrading in London Hammersmith Odeon | Jan 15, 1978

    As Joan releases Starlight and prepares for her Oceania tour, hear her ride "Tall in the Saddle" in '78 at the Hammersmith Odeon.

  5. Rock: James Brown on the Good Foot Rock James Brown on the Good Foot Rock: James Brown on the Good Foot

    The Godfather of Soul gets down with his bad self on "Too Funky In Here," "Cold Sweat" and "Living in America" in this 1984 video.

  6. Rock: Funk Fridays: George Porter Jr., 1998 Rock Funk Fridays: George Porter Jr., 1998 Black Oak Ranch Sep 5, 1998 Rock: Funk Fridays: George Porter Jr., 1998 Black Oak Ranch | Sep 5, 1998

    The Meters bassist funks it up with his Runnin' Pardners on "Yeah, You Right," "Loose Booty" and the classic "Cissy Strut."

  7. Rock: Uncut: Meat Puppets at Tramps, '95 Rock Uncut: Meat Puppets at Tramps, '95 Tramps Nov 8, 1995 Rock: Uncut: Meat Puppets at Tramps, '95 Tramps | Nov 8, 1995

    The brothers Kirkwood, bassist Cris and guitarist Curt, do their Grateful Dead styled neo-psychedelic shredding on tunes from No Joke!

  8. Rock: Tower of Power Funkin' at the Fillmore, '71 Rock Tower of Power Funkin' at the Fillmore, '71 Fillmore West Mar 6, 1971 Rock: Tower of Power Funkin' at the Fillmore, '71 Fillmore West | Mar 6, 1971

    The Bay Area horn band, fueled by drummer Dave Garibaldi and bassist Rocco Prestia, premieres tunes from their debut album, East Bay Grease.

  9. Rock: Pink Floyd  in '77 Rock Pink Floyd in '77 Oakland Coliseum Arena May 9, 1977 Rock: Pink Floyd  in '77 Oakland Coliseum Arena | May 9, 1977

    Pink Floyd's 1977 tour is widely considered to be one of the band's most memorable. The group's popularity was at an all-time peak.

  10. Rock: Marshall Tucker Band Rock Marshall Tucker Band Winterland Sep 26, 1973 Rock: Marshall Tucker Band Winterland | Sep 26, 1973

    Hear Toy & Tommy Caldwell with the MTB (opening for the Allmans, whose set can also be found in the Vault) on this magical Winterland night in '73.

  11. Rock: Todd Rundgren's A Cappella Project Rock Todd Rundgren's A Cappella Project Bismark Theater Oct 26, 1985 Rock: Todd Rundgren's A Cappella Project Bismark Theater | Oct 26, 1985

    The visionary composer-performer explores the power of the human voice in this daring 1985 show that is entirely sans instruments.

  12. Rock: Mink DeVille's Slick Street Poetry Rock Mink DeVille's Slick Street Poetry Winterland Jun 7, 1978 Rock: Mink DeVille's Slick Street Poetry Winterland | Jun 7, 1978 watch video

    Though commonly associated with the NY scene around CBGB, Mink DeVille started out in SF, and brought their urban cool back to the Winterland in '78.

  13. Rock: Ronnie Spector's Retro Revue Rock Ronnie Spector's Retro Revue Latin Quarter Feb 19, 1987 Rock: Ronnie Spector's Retro Revue Latin Quarter | Feb 19, 1987

    The original 'bad girl of rock 'n' roll' and leader of the Ronettes sings "Da Doo Ron Ron" and joins Martha Reeves on "Dancing in the Streets."

  14. Rock: Do Ya Think He's Sexy? Rock Do Ya Think He's Sexy? Olympia Dec 23, 1978 Rock: Do Ya Think He's Sexy? Olympia | Dec 23, 1978

    Rod Stewart sings his disco flavored hit along with classics like "Maggie May" and "You Wear It Well" on his Blondes Have More Fun tour of '78.

  15. Rock: Ike & Tina Turner Rock Newport, 1971 Rock Ike & Tina Turner Rock Newport, 1971 Newport Jazz Festival Jul 11, 1970 Rock: Ike & Tina Turner Rock Newport, 1971 Newport Jazz Festival | Jul 11, 1970

    The dynamic diva leads Ike's R&B revue on smokin' covers of "Respect," "I've Been Loving You Too Long" and "Honky Tonk Women."

  16. Rock: Floyd's 'Ummagumma' Brought to Life Rock Floyd's 'Ummagumma' Brought to Life Fillmore West Apr 29, 1970 Rock: Floyd's 'Ummagumma' Brought to Life Fillmore West | Apr 29, 1970

    Hear songs performed on Pink Floyd's first live album during a 1970 concert that also includes tracks from their follow-up, Atom Heart Mother, before its release.

  17. Rock: Elliott Murphy Looks for America Rock Elliott Murphy Looks for America Capitol Theatre Apr 22, 1977 Rock: Elliott Murphy Looks for America Capitol Theatre | Apr 22, 1977 watch video

    The literary rocker, a follower of Dylan and contemporary of Springsteen, performs tunes from Just a Story from America in 1977.

  18. Rock: James Brown Rocks Newport Rock James Brown Rocks Newport Newport Jazz Festival Jul 6, 1969 Rock: James Brown Rocks Newport Newport Jazz Festival | Jul 6, 1969

    The Godfather of Soul performs his hit single "Say It Loud, I'm Black and I'm Proud" along with classics like "Lickin' Stick" and "Try Me" in 1969.

  19. Rock: Uncut: Bob Seger Rock Uncut: Bob Seger Boston Garden Oct 5, 1980 Rock: Uncut: Bob Seger Boston Garden | Oct 5, 1980

    Enjoy this uncut concert of the wonderfully raspy Bob Seger playing Boston Garden in 1980.

  20. Rock: Blondie in Dallas, 1979 Rock Blondie in Dallas, 1979 McFarlin Auditorium, S.M.U. Aug 16, 1979 Rock: Blondie in Dallas, 1979 McFarlin Auditorium, S.M.U. | Aug 16, 1979

    The New York new wave band, led by co-founders Chris Stein and Deborah Harry, performs "Heart of Glass" and tunes from Parallel Lines.

  21. Rock: The Byrds at the Fillmore West, 1970 Rock The Byrds at the Fillmore West, 1970 Fillmore West Jan 4, 1970 Rock: The Byrds at the Fillmore West, 1970 Fillmore West | Jan 4, 1970

    Roger McGuinn leads the Clarence White edition of the band on classics like "So You Want To Be a Rock 'N' Roll Star" and "Eight Miles High."

  22. Rock: Video: Talking Heads Stay Hungry Rock Video: Talking Heads Stay Hungry Capitol Theatre Nov 4, 1980 Rock: Video: Talking Heads Stay Hungry Capitol Theatre | Nov 4, 1980 watch video

    David Byrne leads an expanded version of the group featuring guitarist Adrian Belew on "Once in a Lifetime" and "Life During Wartime" in 1980.

  23. Rock: Pat Benatar Rocks Austin Rock Pat Benatar Rocks Austin Austin Oct 6, 1981 Rock: Pat Benatar Rocks Austin Austin | Oct 6, 1981

    The Brooklyn-born singer performs her hit single "Hit Me With Your Best Shot" and covers the Beatles "Helter Skelter" in this 1981 set.

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