Ric Ocasek celebrates his birthday today (March 23), and with The Cars pending induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, we have been all up in the band’s catalog and their music videos as of late.
Believe it or not, William Shatner turns 87 today (March 22), and while he’s best known as Star Trek’s Captain James T. Kirk of the USS Enterprise, another one of his stellar claims to fame are his spoken-word covers.
When Bruce Springsteen first launched his Springsteen on Broadway one-man show, it was only supposed to be for a limited engagement of eight weeks. With this new extension, his show will have lasted more than a year on "The Great White Way."
It’s very popular for classic rock songs to provide the soundtrack to various commercial, but what about when an actual artist appears in the commercial? That, too, has happened often, like when Eddie Money, who celebrates a birthday today (March 21), tried to actually sell two actual tickets to paradise in a Geico ad.
Randy Rhoads died 36 years ago today (March 19). Gone far too soon at the age of 25 in a tragic plane crash, Rhoads will be forever influential to hard rock and metal guitarists for his early work with Quiet Riot and most notably his work on Ozzy Osbourne's first two solo LPs, Blizzard Of Ozz and Diary Of A Madman.