By Steve Futterman
Updated May 22, 1998 at 04:00 AM EDT

The Airplane were one of the most ferocious live bands of the classic-rock era. Live at Fillmore East is further proof: this 1968 recording is highlighted by never-before-released performances, including ”Watch Her Ride,” ”Wild Thyme,” and ”Star Track.” Any similarity between this walloping band and the ersatz Jefferson Starship is purely semantic. B