Dave Grohl has never hidden his admiration for the Fab Four – and after playing The Beatles’ Hey Bulldog during a TV special for the band the Foo Fighters frontman claims he wouldn’t even be on stage but for Lennon, Macca and co
Queen become the first act in UK chart history to reach six million sales of an album
They were hailed as the new Beatles. But appalling management and plain bad luck left them penniless and forgotten – driving two of them to commit suicide. As a new generation discovers them via Breaking Bad, Classic Rock tells the true story of Badfinger.
This weekend the Liverpool Psych Fest promises to put a cap on what some have been calling ‘the Summer of Psych’. But what IS psych anyway? Earlier in the summer, Classic Rock asked the question at the Austin Psych Fest and got an answer that made connections between freakbeat, prog, glam, punk and psychsploitation…