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CDJ Today: February 20

Jimi Hendrix, Woodstock, 1969 February 20, 1991 – Bob Dylan and John Lennon receive the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award at the 33rd Grammy Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. Aerosmith win their first Grammy for Best Rock Performance for “Janie’s Got A Gun” and perform “Come... Read More

CDJ Today: February 19

February 19, 1982 – Ozzy Osbourne is arrested in San Antonio for urinating on the Alamo Cenotaph, a 60-foot high statue erected in 1939 to honor the 189 Texans who died there. The Cenotaph is adjacent to the mission, in the Alamo Plaza. At the time of his arrest, Osbourne is wearing Sharon’s dress... Read More

CDJ Today: February 18

February 18, 1974 – Kiss release their self-titled debut album on Casablanca Records. Warner Bros. dissolved their deal with the record label after the band refused to remove their makeup. The album initially sold only 75,000 copies, although now it is certified Gold. February 18, 1969 – Maurice... Read More

David Bowie Documentary Coming to HBO

Move over, Game of Thrones—there’s a new must-watch coming to HBO. David Bowie: The Last Five Years debuted earlier this year on BBC, and HBO recently acquired the rights to air the documentary stateside. The premiere date has not yet been announced, but we’re already counting down the days. David... Read More

CDJ Today: February 17

By Janet Dancer [CC BY 2.0 ( http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0 )], via Wikimedia Commons February 17, 1975 – AC/DC release their debut album High Voltage . The album, released only in Australia, was re-released internationally with a new cover and track listing. February 17, 1989 – David... Read More

Styx, REO Speedwagon and Don Felder Announce Summer Tour

Rock legends REO Speedwagon and Styx , along with very special guest star Don Felder —formerly of the Eagles—will join forces for the “United We Rock” U.S. summer tour, which kicks off in Ridgefield, WA on June 20. Produced by Live Nation, tickets for various cities will go on sale starting... Read More

Throwback to 1973: Led Zeppelin Performance

“Stairway to Heaven” was released in 1971, and on July 29, 1973, Led Zeppelin performed the song at Madison Square Garden. The sound quality is incredible. The guitar solo starting at 6:30 is unreal. The split screen at 9:15 makes this an even more fun watch. And there’s just something about Plant’... Read More

Chickenfoot: “Divine Termination” (Official Video)

On March 10, supergroup Chickenfoot will release “Divine Termination,” its first new tune in 5 years on BEST + LIVE , the group’s first ever best of collection. Chickenfoot features front man Sammy Hagar, guitar god Joe Satriani, bassist Michael Anthony (Van Halen), and drummer Chad Smith (Red Hot... Read More

WATCH: New Album Teaser from Roger Waters

Roger Waters released an album teaser today, and it’s pretty rad. The teaser follows the CIA-style redaction of a piece of writing that eventually reveals the album’s title once the redactions are complete. All the while, a brooding tune plays in the background, which we’re hoping (and assuming) is... Read More