Classic Rock News

Eddie Money's Dark Days

35 years ago, Eddie Money released his album "No Control." What wasn't widely known is that prior to recording the album, Eddie OD'd on Fentanyl, the same opiate that killed Prince. Fortunately, he survived the OD, but he damaged his sciatica nerve to his left leg and couldn't walk without a walker. He says his…

New Blondie "Pollinator"

Debbie Harry and her band, Blondie, have released a new album "Pollinator" and are currently touring in support of it. They decided to try a new concept, and reached out to other musicians, took in their ideas and added to them. Those whom Blondie sought out for "Pollinator" include the Strokes guitarist Nick Valensi and…

Def Leppard Side Projects!

Now that the band has wrapped up their 30th Anniversary tour, you'd think they would want to kick back and relax! That's not the case. Drummer Rick Allen is currently displaying his artwork at an Atlanta gallery, an exhibit that benefits military veterans. Meanwhile, lead singer Joe Elliott has a brand new live album coming…

June 18th – Paul McCartney’s Birthday

      Paul McCartney’s Birthday – June 18, 1942 Conversation Starters Happy Birthday to Sir Paul McCartney! Are you a fan of his solo work, or do you wish the Beatles were still going strong? Happy Birthday to Sir Paul McCartney, who turns 75today! What’s your favorite McCartney song? Sir Paul McCartney turns 75…

July 1st - Debbie Harry's Birthday

Friday, July 1st is Debbie Harry’s birthday. In her honor, the GMI team has created two shareable graphics and compiled fast facts for your social media efforts. **FYI:  A story will be posted to you station’s classic rock news feed to link back to on social media, as well.** Let us know if you have questions or if there’s anything else we can do…

June 20th – Brian Wilson’s Birthday

Monday, June 20th is Brian Wilson’s birthday. In his honor, the GMI team has created three sharable graphics and compiled fast facts for your social media efforts. **FYI:  A story will be posted to you station’s classic rock news feed to link back to on social media, as well.** Let us know if you have questions or if there’s…