When the Beatles Snubbed Philippines First Lady Imelda Marcos
The Beatles caused an international incident when they didn't attend a breakfast thrown on July 4, 1966 at the Philippines' Presidential Palace.
45 Years Ago: Legendary Concert Venue the Fillmore East Closes
Bill Graham's famous New York club closed after a marathon show on June, 27, 1971.
The Day the Beatles Played Their Final TV Show
In the mid-'60s, the BBC's 'Top of the Pops' was destination viewing for British rock fans.
That Time John Lennon and Frank Zappa Jammed at the Fillmore East
In the last days of New York's Fillmore East, John Lennon and Yoko Ono joined Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention onstage after the Mothers' set.
How Steely Dan Pulled Off ‘The Royal Scam’
This featured the band's most cynical lyrics to date in its tales of outlaws, drug dealers and cheaters.
The Day the Beatles Played Their Final Scheduled U.K. Concert
They were were joined by the Rolling Stones, the Yardbirds and the Small Faces, among others.
When the Beatles’ Solo Singles All Hit the Charts
They had a sort-of reunion on the 'Billboard' Hot 100 for two weeks in 1971.
‘It Was Raw': The Story of the Troggs’ ‘Wild Thing’
Visceral power drove the song to No. 1 a few months after its release.
Revisiting the Rolling Stones’ Controversial ‘Brown Sugar’
It's a stew of forbidden topics: Slavery, rape and interracial sex are just a partial list.
When Bob Dylan Played His First Major Show
He started out performing for loose change at Greenwich Village "basket houses" like the Café Wha? and the Gaslight Café.