Classic Rock

A radio format which developed from the album-oriented rock (AOR) format in the early 1980s. In the United States, the classic rock format features music ranging generally from the late 1960s to the late 1980s, primarily focusing on commercially successful hard rock popularized in the 1970s.

.38 Special

Air Supply  

America

Asia

Average White Band               

The Beach Boys 

Billy Idol

Billy Squier

Blondie   

Bonnie Raitt

Boston

Brian Howe of Bad Company

Brian Wilson

BTO

The Buckinghams  

Cheap Trick

Chicago

Chubby Checker

Chuck Negron 

The Coasters

The Commodores 

Credence Clearwater Revisited

Darlene Love 

Dave Mason

Dennis DeYoung

Dickey Betts

Dion

Don McLean

The Doobie Brothers

Dr. John

The Drifters

Earth, Wind & Fire

Eddie Money

Felix Cavaliere's Rascals  

Foghat

Foreigner

Little Feat

Lynyrd Skynyrd Band

The Four Tops

Franke Valli & The Four Seasons

Gary Puckett

Grand Funk Railroad

The Grass Roots w/ Mark Dawson

The Guess Who

Heart 

Herman's Hermits w/ Peter Noone

Huey Lewis & The News 

The Ides of March

Jackson Browne  

Jan & Dean feat. Dean Torrence

Jerry Butler

Jerry Lee Lewis     

John Kay & Steppenwolf

John Waite

Journey

Kansas

Kenny Loggins

KC & The Sunshine Band

Kool & The Gang 

Leon Russell

Little Anthony & The Imperials

Little Richard

Little River Band

Los Lobos

Lou Gramm of Foreigner 

LoverBoy

Lynyrd Skynyrd 

Mark Farner

The Marshall Tucker Band 

Mary Wilson of The Supremes

The Marshall Tucker Band

Michael McDonald

Mickey Dolenz

Molly Hatchet

The Monkees

Nazareth 

Neil Sedaka

The Neville Brothers

Night Ranger

Otis Day & The Knights

The Outlaws

Pat Benetar & Neil Geraldo

Paul Revere's Raiders 

Paul Rodgers

Peter Cetera       

Peter Frampton

The Pointer Sisters

Rare Earth

REO Speedwagon

Rick Springfield

Rick Wakeman 

Righteous Brothers Bill Medley 

Robin Trower

Sam Moore

Sha-Na-Na

Smokey Robinson 

Spencer Davis

The Spinners

Starship featuring Mickey Thomas

Styx   

Survivor

Three Dog Night w/Danny Hutton

The Temptations

The Temptations w/ Otis Williams

Tommy James & The Shondells

Tower of Power  

War

ZZ Top