Matthew Wilkening is the Editor in Chief of UltimateClassicRock.com and Diffuser.fm. He is determined to raise his children in a world without competitive singing television shows.
Artist of the Year: 2016 Ultimate Classic Rock Awards
Some of classic rock's biggest names got very busy in 2016, making this year's Ultimate Classic Rock Awards race for Artist of the Year very interesting.
Read Bob Dylan’s Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech
At tonight's Nobel Prize banquet in Stockholm, US Ambassador to Sweden Azita Raji read an acceptance speech from Bob Dylan, who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.
Nikki Sixx Quits Twitter, Facebook
Nikki Sixx has said goodbye to two of his popular social media accounts.
Watch Bruce Kulick Play Kiss’ ‘Detroit Rock City’ With a Jazz Band
Former Kiss guitarist Bruce Kulick took "Detroit Rock City" into jazz territory this past weekend.
David Bowie Snubbed in Favor of Justin Bieber for Grammy Album of the Year
Somehow David Bowie's universally praised farewell album 'Blackstar' isn't up for either the Album of the Year or Best Rock Album Grammy.
Ace Frehley Wishes ‘Creatures of the Night’ Was His Last Kiss Album
Ace Frehley says he wishes 'Creatures of the Night,' and not 'Music from the Elder,' was his last album with Kiss.
Album of the Year: 2016 Ultimate Classic Rock Awards
David Bowie, the Rolling Stones, Metallica and Paul Simon are among the 20 deserving artists competing for your vote in the Album of the Year category.
Sebastian Bach Explains Origins of Bon Jovi / Skid Row Feud: ‘I’ll F—-ing Own You’
Sebastian Bach reveals how tensions between Skid Row and Bon Jovi escalated from nasty pranks and angry words to thrown punches and even a death threat.
Black Friday 2016: 20 Must-Have Classic Rock Records
Here are the 20 Record Store Day exclusives classic rock fans will be hunting for this Black Friday.
Billy Idol Announces Triple ‘BFI Live!’ Album
Billy Idol will release a triple-live album on Record Store Day