Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
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?
Chris Cornell’s Widow Says Fake Movie Part of Harassment Campaign
"I'm sorry," Vicky Cornell says, "to the fans who were misled."
The Cars Frontman Ric Ocasek Dies
The singer was found dead today in his New York City apartment.
John Fogerty Looks Back at His 50-Year Trip: Exclusive Interview
The ex-Creedence frontman discusses ongoing tour, his place in the protest-rock firmament and hopes for new music.
Top 5 Elvis Presley ‘Suspicious Minds’ Recordings
An Elvis expert runs down the best versions of the King's last No. 1 single.
1989’s Best Classic Rock Albums
A year of change brought important records from across a dizzying spectrum, but it was also a great year for the tried and true.
Rock’s 20 Most Far-Out Concept Albums
From instrumental noise to religious themes, the most ludicrous, messy, weird and wild concept LPs ever made.
What If the Beatles Never Existed?: A ‘Yesterday’ Roundtable
Our writers tackle questions inspired by the new Fab Four movie.
Mick Jagger Returns as Rolling Stones Kick Off 2019 Summer Tour: Set List, Videos
At their first show since Mick Jagger's heart surgery, the Rolling Stones kicked off their 2019 'No Filter' tour.