Ultimate Classic Rock

40 Years Ago: Why a B-52's Collaboration With David Byrne Fizzled

40 Years Ago: Why a B-52's Collaboration With David Byrne Fizzled

Troubled 'Mesopotamia' sessions ultimately yielded only six complete songs. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Alice Cooper Releases 'Tome of Madness' Spoken-Word LP

Alice Cooper Releases 'Tome of Madness' Spoken-Word LP

Album accompanies 'Tome of Madness' online slot game. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Hear Radiohead Offshoot the Smile's Shadowy New Song 'The Smoke'

Hear Radiohead Offshoot the Smile's Shadowy New Song 'The Smoke'

Track marks second release from Thom Yorke-fronted band. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Deep Purple Will End With a 'Whimper' Says Don Airey

Deep Purple Will End With a 'Whimper' Says Don Airey

Keyboardist predicts band won't even know it was its last show and recalls 15-minute rehearsal before his first concert. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
30 Years Ago: Nirvana Follow Up 'Nevermind' With an Overlooked EP

30 Years Ago: Nirvana Follow Up 'Nevermind' With an Overlooked EP

Covers-heavy 'Hormoaning' has been released in only extremely limited runs. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Bruce Dickinson Recalls Playing Show to Just One Person

Bruce Dickinson Recalls Playing Show to Just One Person

Iron Maiden singer cites example of "being real" with difficult performances. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Beatles' Full Rooftop Concert Headed to Streaming Services

Beatles' Full Rooftop Concert Headed to Streaming Services

'The Beatles: Get Back - The Rooftop Performance' hits streaming services on Friday. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Young Slash Wouldn't Have Believed Guns N' Roses' Pandemic Tour

Young Slash Wouldn't Have Believed Guns N' Roses' Pandemic Tour

Guitarist says road trip without partying was good for their musical passion. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Neil Young Thanks Catalog Co-Owners for Spotify Support

Neil Young Thanks Catalog Co-Owners for Spotify Support

He acknowledges that removal is "costly move" for Hipgnosis Song Fund. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
A Look Back at Meat Loaf's Last Live Performance

A Look Back at Meat Loaf's Last Live Performance

Late singer's final appearance included a dedication to late musical partner Jim Steinman. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Charlie Brown Voice Actor Peter Robbins Dead at 65

Charlie Brown Voice Actor Peter Robbins Dead at 65

He voiced 'Peanuts' protagonist in six TV specials, one television documentary and a movie between 1963 and 1969. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Brian May Helps Reunite Boy With Lost Guitar

Brian May Helps Reunite Boy With Lost Guitar

Missing instrument has been returned to its rightful owner. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading