Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
Van Halen’s Debut Album: A Track-By-Track Guide
Here's a track-by-track look at how Van Halen made their debut record, and how its influence has been felt over the following decades.
You’ve Never Seen a Kiss Jacket Quite Like This
At this late date, you'd think there wouldn't be any Kiss-branded items still left to invent. You'd be wrong.
Gene Simmons Performs With Ace Frehley, Bruce Kulick + Eric Singer at First ‘Vault’ Event
Gene Simmons treated the fans attending his first 'Vault' box set event to 8 hours of songs and stories featuring Ace Frehley, Bruce Kulick and Eric Singer.
Classic Rock’s Second Best Albums
Second place is often thought of as the top-finishing loser. But that overlooks the quality, effort and consistency of these next-best things.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2018: Our Writers Answer Five Big Questions
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame recently announced the class of 2018, and once again the list of incoming artists has us asking some questions.
Joe Perry Looks Back at Aerosmith’s ‘Permanent Vacation’ 30 Years Later: ‘It Was the Start…
Joe Perry recalls how 'Permanent Vacation' proved a pivotal shift in the way Aerosmith made albums going forward in an exclusive interview.
Robert Plant Announces New ‘Carry Fire’ LP, Debuts ‘The May Queen’ Single
The Sensational Shape Shifters once again serve as Robert Plant's backing band, as they did on his most recent studio effort.
July 2017 Gear Guide: 20 Awesome Items for the Perfect Classic Rock Summer
Make the most of your summer with our July classic rock gear guide, featuring 20 awesome items for your next pool day, camping trip or concert tailgating party.
Tom Petty Hailed for Making ‘Political Statement’ on Trump’s Transgender Policy
A photograph Tom Petty displays when the Heartbreakers perform "American Girl" onstage has taken on new meaning for some transgender advocates.
Album John Lennon Autographed for Killer to Be Sold Again
One of rock's more upsetting and morbid pieces of memorabilia is up for sale again.