Jimi Hendrix, who was born on this date in 1942, played guitar on a track recorded by rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Little Richard.
Back in November 1970, both The Allman Brothers Band and Grateful Dead were in Boston and Duane Allman, Jerry Garcia and Bob Weir jammed together at WBCN.
Watch Susan Tedeschi’s poignant performance of Joni Mitchell’s “River” in celebration of the Tedeschi Trucks Band’s co-leader’s birthday today.
Bonnie Raitt, who celebrates her birthday today, sat in with the Grateful Dead only one memorable time.
Joni Mitchell, who celebrates her 80th birthday today, was the inspiration behind one of Led Zeppelin’s best-known songs.
Stream Doug Sahm, David Grisman and Jerry Garcia (on pedal steel) covering Hank Williams back in December 1972.
Hear a version of the classic Jefferson Airplane song recorded by Grace Slick prior to joining the legendary psychedelic rock band.
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers performed in front of an audience of 90,000 people, with billions more watching on television the “global jukebox” that was Live Aid in 1985.
Bob Weir sang an alternate set of “Black-Throated Wind” lyrics with the Grateful Dead for a brief period in 1990.
Paul Simon once explained how he wrote “Bridge Over Troubled Water” during a 1970 appearance on ‘The Dick Cavett Show.’
The late John Prine, who was born on this date in 1946, was aided by a glowing review written by the renowned film critic Roger Ebert.
John Lennon’s final single was inspired by the legendary rock ‘n’ rollers that inspired The Beatles legend.
Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio was the inspiration for the 1967 children’s book written and illustrated by his grandparents.
To celebrate Les Claypool’s 60th birthday today, watch Primus perform ‘Sailing The Seas Of Cheese’ classics on the ‘Dennis Miller Show’ in 1992.
In honor of what would have been Leonard Cohen’s 89th birthday, watch the acclaimed poet turned singer-songwriter make his musical TV debut in 1966.
View soundcheck footage of Jerry Garcia and David Grisman rehearsing a cover of George Jones’ “Take Me” from 1991.
Celebrate Mickey Hart’s 80th birthday today by revisiting a 1973 concert he performed with Grateful Dead guitarist Jerry Garcia that was the beginning of the band’s “Space” jams.
Watch Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters, David Gilmour and Nick Mason onstage performing together in 2011.
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