Posts From Best Classic Bands Staff

Neil Innes, of Rutles/Monty Python Fame, Subject of Documentary Series

The comedic-musical genius behind the Bonzo Dog Band and the Rutles had close creative links and friendships with the Beatles and the Python troupe

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George Harrison Remembered With Brief Video

A collection of videos from the ex-Beatle’s solo years, including live and studio material, interviews and more, are available on his YouTube channel

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Top Selling Albums of 1971: What a Year!

Recordings made by some of the biggest classic rock artists of the era dominated the list of top-selling albums in the U.S.

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2020 in Review: Best Boxed Sets, Collections & Reissues

It’s that time of year and we’ve ID’d great titles from the Allmans, Joni, Hendrix, Petty, Clapton & more. Our guide to the year’s best. Happy shopping!

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Eric Clapton, Van Morrison Record Anti-Lockdown Song

The classic rock legends have collaborated on “Stand and Deliver” to protest the British government’s decision and to help Save Live Music

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George Harrison’s ‘All Things Must Pass’ to Get 50th Anniversary Release

First up is a 2020 stereo mix of the title cut. “We’ve been digging through mountains of tapes – boxes and boxes of them,” says his son, Dhani Harrison

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Musicians We’ve Lost in 2020

Dozens of our favorite artists have been taken from us in 2020, both due to the Covid-19 virus and other causes. We pay our respects.

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Rich Little: ‘Man of a Thousand Voices’

If you were watching The Tonight Show or The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast during the 1970s, there was a strong possibility you’d see the master impressionist

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Remember the Sutherland Brothers & Quiver?

The soft-rock Scottish musicians earned acclaim in the 1970s with several recordings. Rod Stewart earned a big hit with a cover of one of their songs

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Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band to Perform on ‘SNL’

The 12-track album, described as “a rock album fueled by the band’s heart-stopping, house-rocking signature sound,” was recorded at his home studio

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