Classic Rock

Robert Plant Hails Greta Van Fleet, Hopes for Albums with Alison Krauss and Patty Griffin

Singer discusses his past and future - and veers away from doing Led Zeppelin a “disservice” with another reunion.Continue reading…

Rock Music

Vinnie Vincent Finally Explains His Side of 2011 Arrest

After staying silent on the subject for nearly seven years, former Kiss guitarist Vinnie Vincent has explained his side of what happened on the May …

Crime

Jim Rodford, Argent and Kinks Bassist, Dies

Jim Rodford, who was the founding bassist of Argent and later played with the Kinks and the Zombies, has died. He was 76.<p>"It is with deep sadness …

Rock Music

Paul Stanley Year by Year: 1974-2017 Photographs

For over forty years, Paul Stanley has served as the ringmaster for the traveling circus known as Kiss. We've collected photos of the singer and …

Rock Music

Simon Collins And Kelly Nordtrom Quit Sound Of Contact

Simon Collins and Kelly Nordstrom have announced they have left <b>Sound Of Contact</b>.<p>In a statement on the band's Facebook page singer/drummer Collins and …

Rock Music

Motley Crue’s biopic The Dirt enters pre-production

Motley Crue’s long-awaited biopic <i>The Dirt</i> has entered pre-production, according to drummer Tommy Lee.<p>The film based on Crue’s 2001 book of the same …

Heavy Metal

Alex Llifeson Admits Rush Are 'Basically Done'

Rush pulled off the road a couple years ago, but fans had hopes for some kind of smaller-scale project from them in the future. But guitarist Alex …

Rock Music

The Eagles Settle Trademark Lawsuit Against Real-Life ‘Hotel California’

The Eagles have landed—on a lawsuit settlement. The surviving members of the classic rock band have settled on a lawsuit filed last year against a …

Entertainment

Hear Billy Gibbons and Warren Haynes' 'Mean Mistreatin' Mama'

Beloved blues artist Elmore James is getting the all-star tribute treatment later this month — and you're invited to take a sneak peek courtesy of …

Guitar

Neal Schon Says Journey Are Ready to Move on After 'Hard Times'

A difficult period won't keep Journey from finding their groove again on an upcoming shared tour with Def Leppard, founding guitarist Neal Schon …

Rock Music

Kiss Kruise 2018 to set sail with Ace Frehley

The Kiss Kruise will set sail later this year, marking the eighth time the band have taken to the seas for a festival of music.<p>It will depart from …

Rock Music

Guns N’ Roses share North American tour recap video

Watch highlights from the North American leg of Guns N’ Roses’ Not In This Lifetime tour.

Axl Rose

Vinnie Vincent Returns: 10 Things We Learned

In his first interview and public appearance after nearly two decades in seclusion, Kiss guitarist Vinnie Vincent said a bad marriage and a …

Rock Music

Watch Machine Head’s psychedelic video for Kaleidoscope

Machine Head launch video for their new track Kaleidoscope - taken from upcoming album Catharsis.

Rock Music

Bad Wolves cover Zombie by The Cranberries in memory of Dolores O’Riordan

Bad Wolves have released their cover of The Cranberries classic track <i>Zombie</i> in honour of Dolores O’Riordan.<p>The singer was due to add to the track at …

Dolores O'Riordan

Blackberry Smoke return with new single and album

Date<p>Venue<p>Location<p>Friday, January 19, 2018 at 7:00PM<p>House Of Blues<p>New Orleans, United States<p>Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 7:00PM<p>House Of Blues<p>New …

Rock Music

Inquest Into Dolores O'Riordan's Death Opened

An autopsy has been performed on Dolores O'Riordan, the Cranberries singer who died on Monday. But the official cause of death will probably not be …

Dolores O'Riordan

2018 New Music Releases

Ultimate Classic Rock offers a comprehensive, continuously updated list of 2018 New Music Releases.Continue reading…

Rock Music

Spinal Tap bassist to release star-studded studio album

Harry Shearer, aka Spinal Tap bassist Derek Smalls, has announced he’ll release his debut solo album later this year.<p>It’s titled <i>Smalls Change</i> …

Rock Music

Megadeth and Anthrax men to release Altitudes & Attitude album

Altitudes & Attitude, the band featuring Megadeth’s David Ellefson and Anthrax’s Frank Bello, have said that their debut album will be released later …

Rock Music

George Harrison tribute concert from 2002 set for deluxe reissue

The George Harrison 2002 tribute concert from London’s Royal Albert Hall is to be released on vinyl for the first time later this year to celebrate …

Ringo Starr

Joe Perry Debuts New Album in Concert: Videos, Set List + Photos

On Tuesday, Jan. 16, Joe Perry premiered tracks from his upcoming solo album, <i>Sweetzerland Manifesto</i>, with a guest star-filled show at the Roxy …

Rock Music

Def Leppard and Journey Confirm 2018 Tour Together

Def Leppard and Journey have confirmed one of rock's worst-kept recent secrets: They're touring together this summer.<p>The 58-city tour will begin on …

Rock Music

12 things we're looking forward to in 2018

The last 12 months have flown by, and what a year 2018 promises to be...<p>With huge tours and festivals already confirmed, and our favourite artists …

Rock Music

Between The Buried And Me announce double album Automata

Date<p>Venue<p>Location<p>Friday, March 2, 2018 at 7:00PM<p>House of Blues<p>Chicago, United States<p>Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 7:00PM<p>First Ave<p>Minneapolis, United …

Rock Music

Ann Wilson Reflects on Sex-Abuse Message of Heart’s ‘Barracuda’

Ann Wilson reflected on the continued need to deliver the message of Heart's 1977 song “Barracuda” while discussing current Hollywood sexual …

Rock Music

Former Ozzy, AC/DC and Dio Members Form New Band Dream Child

Former Dio guitarist Craig Goldy has unveiled a new supergroup called Dream Child.Continue reading…

Rock Music

Is Marilyn Manson about to recruit Johnny Depp?

Marilyn Manson says that actor and guitarist Johnny Depp is currently “considering” joining his band.<p>Manson made the comment on Twitter, but it’s not …

Marilyn Manson

The Doors, 'Live at the Isle of Wight Festival 1970': DVD Review

More than 50 years after their debut LP, the Doors remain one of the most intriguing, distinct and powerful bands to ever roam the earth. Even though …

The Doors

Spinal Tap Bassist Derek Smalls Announces 'Smalls Change' Solo LP

Spinal Tap bassist Derek Smalls is returning to action with his first solo album, <i>Smalls Change (Meditations on Ageing).</i> The member of the fictional …

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