The Beach Boys are an American rock band that formed in California in 1961. The lineup was originally comprised of brothers Brian, Dennis and Carl Wilson, their cousin Mike Love and Al Jardine. Their album, Pet Sounds, was released in 1966 and became their most popular album along with being regarded as one of the most influential rock albums of all time. Dennis Wilson passed away in 1983 as well as Carl Wilson in 1998. Due to inner band turmoil and financial issues, The Beach Boys have disbanded and reunited several times through out the years, as recently as 2011. They released their 29th album in 2012.
Pink Floyd are an English rock band that formed in London in 1965 with Roger Waters, Nick Mason, Richard Wright and Syd Barrett. David Gilmore joined the band in 1967. Pink Floyd have become one of the most influential and commercially successful bands in the history of popular music. They have sold more than 250 million albums worldwide. Their most popular albums are The Dark Side of The Moon, The Wall and The Division Bell. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996 and the UK Music Hall of Fame in 2005.
The Eagles are an American rock band that formed in California in 1971 by Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Bernie Leadon and Randy Meisner. Their album Hotel California, which was released in 1976, has been ranked among the Top 20 best selling albums of all time. They have sold over 120 million albums worldwide. They are the fifth highest selling American band in U.S history and the best selling American act of the 1970's. They have disbanded, reunited and toured intermittently since 1980 and were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998. Their most recent album was released in 2007.
Santana is a rock band based around guitarist Carlos Santana that was formed in California in 1967. Santana have become one of the most influential and popular Latin rock acts of all time. It wasn't until their breakthrough performance at Woodstock in 1969 that brought them more exposure and success. Even though there have been subsequent changes in the bands lineup through the years, Santana has gone on to sell over 100 million albums. Carlos Santana has also won several Grammy awards for his solo work and has been regarded as one of the greatest guitar players of all time. Santana were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998.
Aerosmith is an American rock band that formed in Massechusetts in 1970 by Joe Perry and Tom Hamilton. They were later joined by Steven Tyler, Joey Kramer and Brad Whitford. They are the best selling American rock act of all time, having sold more than 150 million albums worldwide including 66.5 million in the U.S alone. They also hold the record for the most gold and multiplatinum albums by an American band. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2001 and continue to tour and record to present day.
great bands...I saw The Beach Boys in May 1978 and The Eagles in July 1978...both were incredbile...The Beach Boys concert remains one of my favorites and I've probably been to 100 or more. H5
What a great band list.Thank you. h5
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