Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
Reissue of the Year: 2016 Ultimate Classic Rock Awards
Vote now for Reissue of the Year in the 2016 Ultimate Classic Rock Awards.
$3.99 to $120,000: 25 Cool and Weird Classic Rock Gifts
We've got 25 cool, weird and highly distinctive gift ideas for the classic-rock lover on your shopping list.
Greg Lake of Emerson, Lake and Palmer Dies
Emerson, Lake & Palmer singer, bassist and guitarist Greg Lake died on Dec. 7 after what is described as "a long and stubborn battle with cancer."
Ted Nugent to Angry Hillary Clinton Supporters: ‘Quit Being P——‘
An early Trump supporter, Ted Nugent argues that the outcry over the electoral defeat of Hillary Clinton is symptomatic of a larger issue in the country today.
Metallica’s ‘Hardwired … to Self-Destruct’ Roundtable Review: Our Writers Answer Five Big …
We discuss favorite, and not-so favorite, moments from Metallica's forthcoming 10th studio effort – then try to put 'Hardwired' in context with the year's best metal albums.
Rolling Stones Discography
Talk of the Rolling Stones' discography tends to be dominated by their stunning run of greatness between 1968-72. Still, this legend is probably best understood in context.
Gene Simmons Says Bob Dylan’s Individuality Led to Nobel Prize Nod
Gene Simmons is quick with an answer as to why Bob Dylan deserved the Nobel Prize in literature.
An in-depth examination of every album in Metallica's genre-redefining discography.
Rolling Stones’ New Blues Album: Our Writers Answer 5 Big Questions
Is a Rolling Stones blues album a good idea? Is it good that it was recorded in just three days? Our reporters tackle five big questions about 'Blue & Lonesome'
Top 10 Rolling Stones Blues Songs
A shared passion for the blues quickly bled over into the Rolling Stones' recorded output, both in the form of cover tunes and then stone-cold classic originals.