Rock
  1. Rock: Dave Matthews at Shoreline Amphitheatre Dave Matthews at Shoreline Amphitheatre Oct 18, 1997 The singer-songwriter leads his band on "Tripping Billies" (with guest harmonica ace John Popper), "Crash Into Me" and others in a '97 set.
  2. Rock: Bob Dylan at Laguna Seca Bob Dylan at Laguna Seca May 27, 1995 Listen to Dylan and his Never Ending Tour band electrify the Monterey, CA crowd in '95.
  3. Rock: Wet Willie at the Bottom Line, '77 Wet Willie at the Bottom Line, '77 Dec 18, 1977 Blue-eyed soul singer Jimmy Hall leads the Southern rockers on a funky "Country Side of Life," "Dixie Rock" and their hit "Keep On Smilin'."
  4. Rock: Kenny Loggins in '79 Kenny Loggins in '79 Oct 24, 1979 It's a soft-rocking set from the legendary songwriter, performing in D.C. just a few years after the split with band-mate Jim Messina.
  5. Rock: NEW: Orleans at Harvard Square Theatre, '75 NEW: Orleans at Harvard Square Theatre, '75 Nov 13, 1975 Guitarist-singer John Hall leads the pop-rock band on "Dance With Me," "Cold Spell" and other tunes from their third album, Let There Be Music.
  6. Rock: Jimi Hendrix and Band of Gypsys Jimi Hendrix and Band of Gypsys Jan 1, 1970 Band of Gypsys contained a deep funky groove previously unexplored with the Experience. Check out this great show from Fillmore East in '70.
  7. Rock: Say It Ain't So, Pete Rose! Say It Ain't So, Pete Rose! On 8/24/89, Charlie Hustle accepted a lifetime ban from baseball. Enjoy the Baker Gurvitz Army's "The Gambler" here.
  8. Rock: The Bangles' 'Walk Like an Egyptian' The Bangles' 'Walk Like an Egyptian' Oct 29, 1986 The classic Paisley Underground band is captured here at the peak of their success in Pittsburgh, 1986.
  9. Rock: Los Lobos' Rootsy Mix Los Lobos' Rootsy Mix Dec 10, 1984 The Chicano band from East L.A. performs tunes from their major label debut, How Will the Wolf Survive?, in this eclectic set from 1984.
  10. Rock: Joan Jett at the Ritz Joan Jett at the Ritz Dec 31, 1981 Joan & the Blackhearts rock the Ritz on New Years Eve in 1981, featuring their own hits as well as great covers of "Rebel, Rebel" and "Summertime Blues."
  11. Rock: Video: Ron Wood & Bo Diddley Video: Ron Wood & Bo Diddley Nov 20, 1987 The Stones guitarist and the Rock & Roll Hall of Famer join forces on "Road Runner," "Hey Mona" and "I'm a Man" in this Ritz concert.
  12. Rock: MC5 Kicks Out the Jams MC5 Kicks Out the Jams Jun 27, 1968 The proto-punk rockers play their raging "Black to Comm" and blazing versions of Sun Ra's "Starship" and Little Richard's "Tutti Frutti" in 1968.
  13. Rock: NEW: Felix Cavaliere at Paul's Mall, '79 NEW: Felix Cavaliere at Paul's Mall, '79 Jun 16, 1979 The keyboardist-singer-songwriter and former member of the Young Rascals performs his '60s hits "Groovin'" and "People Got to Be Free."
  14. Rock: Pink Floyd Rocks Oakland Pink Floyd Rocks Oakland May 9, 1977 The epic art rockers headed to California in '77 for this monumental show, including a performance of Wish You Were Here in its entirety.
  15. Rock: Just Added: NRBQ at The Hedges, '73 Just Added: NRBQ at The Hedges, '73 Dec 16, 1973 The classic lineup (Al Anderson, Terry Adams, Joey Spampinato, Tom Staley) plays "RC Cola and a Moon Pie" and Sun Ra's "Rocket Number 9."
  16. Rock: Winter at Winterland: Grateful Dead, 1969 Winter at Winterland: Grateful Dead, 1969 Oct 25, 1969 We're featuring a different classic concert from the Winterland Ballroom every day through New Year's, kicking off suitably with the 'house band' in finest form.
  17. Rock: New Release: Third World at the Orpheum New Release: Third World at the Orpheum Jul 6, 1976 The Jamaican reggae band performs "Don't Cry On The Railroad Track," "Brand New Beggar" and other tunes from their '76 self-titled debut.
  18. Rock: Earth, Wind & Fire Breaks Through Earth, Wind & Fire Breaks Through Aug 10, 1974 This jam session EWF show was recorded on the cusp of their fame, just 1 year before their first number 1 single, 'Shining Star.'
  19. Rock: The Byrds Meet The Flying Burrito Brothers The Byrds Meet The Flying Burrito Brothers Sep 19, 1970 The two bands merge into one supergroup on the intimate Whiskey A-Go-Go stage in this rare, dynamic, country-tinged set from 1970.
  20. Rock: Bonnie Raitt's New Year's Eve Show Bonnie Raitt's New Year's Eve Show Dec 31, 1989 The slide guitarist and singer bids adieu to the '80s and welcomes the '90s as an opener for the Grateful Dead in this Oakland Coliseum show.
  21. Rock: Video: Big Brother & the Holding Company Video: Big Brother & the Holding Company Aug 16, 1968 This rare 1968 documentary of the group intersperses interview and studio performance footage featuring the late, great singer Janis Joplin.
  22. Rock: Tower of Power On Top Tower of Power On Top Dec 31, 1974 The East Bay horn-driven funk band was right in the pocket with Lenny Williams leading the charge at Winterland on New Year's Eve '74/'75.
  23. Rock: David Bowie in '87 David Bowie in '87 Aug 30, 1987 This set, recorded during his controversial Glass Spider Tour, is a great example of Bowie's adventurous musical spirit.
  24. Rock: Video: Link Wray at Winterland, '74 Video: Link Wray at Winterland, '74 Nov 19, 1974 See the inventor of the power chord unleash his fabled, distorted guitar lick from his 1958 instrumental hit "Rumble" and others.
  25. Rock: Uncut: Foreigner in '78 Uncut: Foreigner in '78 Nov 26, 1978 Listening to this show from one of the world's best selling rock bands feels like the first time, all over again.
  26. Rock: Video: R.E.M. in 1984 Video: R.E.M. in 1984 Witness perhaps the most important indie band of the '80s, captured at an early but exciting stage in their career.
  27. Rock: Joe Cocker at the Fillmore West Joe Cocker at the Fillmore West Apr 26, 1970 The late soulful singer performs a searing version of "With a Little Help From My Friends" in this 1970 set from the Fillmore West.
  28. Rock: Ike & Tina Turner Rock Newport '70 Ike & Tina Turner Rock Newport '70 Jul 11, 1970 After opening for the Rolling Stones' '69 tour, the dynamic husband-and-wife team opens their Newport set with "Honky Tonk Woman."
  29. Rock: David Bowie: Glass Spider Tour David Bowie: Glass Spider Tour Aug 30, 1987 This high-quality recording captures David Bowie at Montreal's Olympic Stadium in 1987, fronting a band that included Peter Frampton on guitar.
  30. Rock: Chuck Berry Reels and Rocks in 1967 Chuck Berry Reels and Rocks in 1967 Mar 18, 1967 While opening for the Grateful Dead at the Winterland, Chuck Berry performs some of his most beloved hits.
  31. Rock: Dylan New and Old Dylan New and Old Jul 26, 1999 Bob's band, featuring guitarists Larry Campbell and Charlie Sexton, performs his classics and new tunes in this '99 Tramps set.
  32. Rock: Bootsy Collins at Tramps, '94 Bootsy Collins at Tramps, '94 Sep 28, 1994 The bassist-singer-funkateer stretches out with his Rubber Band on P-Funk anthems like "One Nation Under a Groove" and "Flashlight."
  33. Rock: Steely Dan in London, 1974 Steely Dan in London, 1974 May 20, 1974 Walter Becker and partner Donald Fagen lead an eight-piece group on "Do It Again," "Reelin' in the Years" and "Rikki Don't Lose That Number."
  34. Rock: Boz Scaggs at Radio City Music Hall Boz Scaggs at Radio City Music Hall Apr 5, 1981 The soulful singer-songwriter performs "Lido Shuffle," "Lowdown" and other tunes from the platinum-selling Silk Degrees in this '81 concert.
  35. Rock: New Release: The Byrds in Newcastle New Release: The Byrds in Newcastle May 7, 1971 Hear the McGuinn, White, Battin, Parsons, & Seiter configuration play to a warm welcome from an enthusiastic UK crowd in 1971.
  36. Rock: Dr. John's New Orleans Voodoo Dr. John's New Orleans Voodoo Nov 8, 1978 "Ladies and Gentlemen, the Doctor will see you now…" Listen to Dr. John play his bayou boogie-woogie in 1978 at the famed Bottom Line in NYC.
  37. Rock: Elvis: The Tribute Elvis: The Tribute Sammy Hagar, Chris Isaak, Dwight Yoakam, Iggy Pop, Tony Bennett, Jerry Lee Lewis and others salute the King in this 1994 video.
  38. Rock: Chris Whitley in Cambridge, '95 Chris Whitley in Cambridge, '95 Jun 15, 1995 The Texas singer-songwriter performs "Narcotic Prayer," "Can't Get Off," and other dark, Hendrix-tinged tunes from Din of Ecstasy.
  39. Rock: Tom Petty in Houston, '79 Tom Petty in Houston, '79 Dec 6, 1979 As Tom gears up to hangout with Stevie Wonder and The Black Crowes this weekend in Alabama, get your vintage Petty fix right here.
  40. Rock: Something Good From Chaka Khan Something Good From Chaka Khan Dec 17, 1994 The R&B diva performs material from The Woman I Am along with oldies like "Sweet Thing" and "Tell Me Something Good" in this '94 set.
  41. Rock: Barenaked Ladies Unplugged Barenaked Ladies Unplugged Oct 17, 1998 The Canadian band performs acoustic versions of "Brian Wilson," "One Week" and "If I Had $1,000,000" from their 1998 breakout album Stunt.
  42. Rock: Neil Young & Crazy Horse: Global Citizens Neil Young & Crazy Horse: Global Citizens Mar 6, 1970 Enjoy this definitive '70 Neil & CH Fillmore East set, then see them headline the humanitarian benefit Global Citizen Festival in Central Park this weekend.
  43. Rock: Ahh...The Name is Bootsy, Baby! Ahh...The Name is Bootsy, Baby! Sep 28, 1994 Bassist-singer and ultra-funkateer Bootsy Collins leads his Rubber Band on "One Nation Under a Groove" and "Stretchin' Out" in this '94 set.
  44. Rock: Television's Tom Verlaine at Tramps Television's Tom Verlaine at Tramps Jun 12, 1996 The art-punk guitar hero performs "Marquee Moon" and the Count Five's "Psychotic Reaction" during this 2-hour show.
  45. Rock: Joe Walsh Barnstorms Univeristy of Texas Joe Walsh Barnstorms Univeristy of Texas Sep 24, 1973 Fresh off his departure from the James Gang, Joe Walsh delivers this stirring performance with Barnstorm, including his soon-to-be hit "Rocky Mountain High."
  46. Rock: New Release: April Wine in Las Vegas, '81 New Release: April Wine in Las Vegas, '81 Apr 27, 1981 The Canadian rockers play "Big City Girls" and other tunes from Nature of the Beast and also cover King Crimson's "21st Century Schizoid Man."
  47. Rock: NEW: Billy Falcon in Providence, '79 NEW: Billy Falcon in Providence, '79 Jul 6, 1979 The Rosedale rocker performs his "Reachin'" and other tunes from Burning Rose and covers the Beatles' "I Saw Her Standing There."
  48. Rock: Don Henley at the Riverbend, 1991 Don Henley at the Riverbend, 1991 Jul 23, 1991 The Eagles founding member performs "Hotel California," "Desperado," "Life in the Fast Lane" and tunes from his The End of Innocence.
  49. Rock: Video: Peter Gabriel at Woodstock '94 Video: Peter Gabriel at Woodstock '94 Aug 14, 1994 The adventurous artist presents a visually stunning show including tunes from Us and classics like "Sledgehammer" and "Biko."
  50. Rock: Funk Fridays: Bill Cosby's Other Gig Funk Fridays: Bill Cosby's Other Gig Jul 12, 1970 The comedian and television star leads the all-star Badfoot Brown and the Bunions Bradford Marching and Funeral Band at '70 Newport.
  51. Rock: Come Sail Away With Styx Come Sail Away With Styx Jan 28, 1978 Watch Styx perform their rock opus "Come Sail Away" to a captivated crowd at Winterland in 1978.
  52. Rock: Jefferson Starship's Golden Era Jefferson Starship's Golden Era Nov 8, 1975 Watch Jefferson Starship reaching their peak, before drugs and personal turmoil forced the Starship in a new direction in the late 70's.

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