Tag "this day in rock december 4"

How Deep Purple’s ‘Smoke on the Water’ Came to Be

Every rock fan knows the classic riff but what exactly is Deep Purple’s best known song about? We take you behind the scenes in 1971.

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Dec. 4, 2016: Kennedy Center Honors for Eagles, Taylor

President Barack Obama praised the prestigious artists in D.C. The Eagles were originally selected for 2015 but Glenn Frey took ill

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Tom Jones and Janis Joplin Tear It Up

A clip from a 1969 episode of the This Is Tom Jones variety series is a duet between the Welsh singing sensation and the blues goddess

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