Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
‘Balance’ at 25: Five Questions About the Last ‘Van Hagar’ Album
Final LP with Sammy Hagar had a difficult birth. Was it worth the trouble?
Neil Peart Through the Years: 1976-2015 Photo Gallery
A photographic look at the life and career of the Rush drummer and lyricist.
2010-19 Recap: What Rock’s 55 Biggest Acts Did This Past Decade
Breakups, reunions, tours, new music and more. A look back at what rock's biggest acts did in the '10s.
10 Best Rock Albums of 2019
Many of our favorite rockers released long-overdue records this year.
Top 50 Classic Rock Albums of the ’10s
Legacy acts and newer artists, side by side, in the best rock records of the past 10 years.
2000’s Best Classic Rock Albums
The year 2000 marked a year of seismic change, and not just because the calendar was flipping on a new millennium.
2000’s Best Rock Albums
The new guard had taken center stage by the time a new millennium loomed.
Listen to Ozzy Osbourne’s New Song ‘Under the Graveyard’
First track from upcoming 'Ordinary Man' album features Duff McKagan and Chad Smith.
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2020 Nominees: Our Writers Answer Five Big Questions
The Class of 2020 is coming into focus. Which nominee was the biggest surprise? And who's actually getting in?
Van Halen: Last Great, Last Good, First Bad Album Roundtable
Our writers look back at the band's catalog.
How a Lifelong Fan Helps Keep the Kiss Kruise at Full Speed
Four decades after he first saw band when he was eight, Anthony Diaz helps make annual trip special for fellow fans.
The Rolling Stones: Last Great, Last Good, First Bad Album
When's the last time they released a truly superlative record – or the first time they dropped an undeniably terrible one?