Chip Away: Aerosmith in the Seventies

Aerosmith Credit: Fin Costello/Redferns

Before they mixed it up with Run-D.M.C. and found love in an elevator, Aerosmith were one of rock & roll's most elastic bad-boy bands, capable of both sleazy rockers and heart-stinging ballads. If you've never heard their early stuff before, it's time to get your wings.