This day in classic rock history has seen an amazingly diverse collection of Rock Band Releases. Check it out and see if you received any of these for Christmas.... Then Read on MacDuff...
In 1976
Manfred Mann's Earth Band released the song "Blinded By The Light."
In 1990
Stevie Ray Vaughn and Double Trouble released the video "Ride & Joy."
In 1992
Pink Floyd released the album "Shine On."
In 1994
David Crosby received a liver transplant at UCLA Medical Center.
In 1995
New releases included Tom Petty's album "Playback."
In 2001
New releases included Creed's album "Weathered," the five-disc Kiss collection "Kiss: The Box Set," and Mick Jagger's solo project "Goddess in the Doorway."

If you have a classic rock dude or chick on your gift giving list, here's some cool stuff, hot off the presses that you might consider stuffing in someones..... STOCKING! I personally love the two new 'WHO' releases. And thanks to
New Music Releases — November 2012
Aerosmith, ‘Music From Another Dimension‘
Blue Oyster Cult, ‘The Columbia Album Collection‘
Creedence Clearwater Revival, ‘Ultimate Creedence Clearwater Revival: Greatest Hits & All-Time Classics’
Geoff Tate, ‘Kings & Thieves‘
The Guess Who, ‘American Woman’ (remixed on vinyl)
Jethro Tull, ‘Thick as a Brick‘ (40th Anniversary Edition)
The Rolling Stones, ‘Charlie Is My Darling – Ireland 1965‘ (documentary film)
Todd Rundgren, ‘Live in Concert at the Warfield Theater’ (U.K. only)
The Who, ‘Live at Hull 1970′
The Beatles, ‘Stereo Vinyl Box Set’ (16 LPs)
The Doobie Brothers, ‘Let the Music Play: The Story of the Doobie Brothers‘ (documentary on DVD, Blu-ray and digital video)
Paul McCartney, ‘Live Kisses‘ (PBS special)
Pearl Jam, ‘Twenty’ (documentary by Cameron Crowe)
Peter Frampton, ‘FCA! 35 Tour: An Evening With Peter Frampton‘
The Rolling Stones, ‘Grrr‘ (Best-of collection with two new songs)
Soundgarden, ‘King Animal‘
AC/DC, ‘Live at River Plate‘ (CD/vinyl)
Jerry Garcia, ‘Garcia Live Volume 1: Capitol Theatre’
Led Zeppelin, ‘Celebration Day‘ (CD/DVD/Blu-ray)
The Who, ‘Live in Texas ’75‘ (DVD)