Matthew Wilkening is the founding Editor in Chief of UltimateClassicRock.com and UltimatePrince.com.
The Surprising Influence Behind Kiss’ ‘Tears are Falling’
The song was a radio hit and an even bigger success on MTV, allowing the band to maintain their mid-'80s winning streak.
Kiss’ Stage Manager to Share Backstage Stories at Benefit Stream
Longtime crew member will share tales to raise money for others like him affected by COVID-19 shutdown.
45 Years Ago: How Kiss Finally Hit It Big on the ‘Alive!’ Tour
"It suddenly seemed like just a matter of time before things would explode."
‘Bill and Ted”s Death Has a Secret Rock ‘n’ Roll History
Before he played the Grim Reaper, William Sadler played "Louie, Louie" and "96 Tears."
Rob Halford Year by Year: Photos 1975-2019
The Metal God has led Judas Priest for more than four decades. These pictures tell his story.
Motley Crue’s Top 10 Post-‘Dr. Feelgood’ Songs
There are gems to be found on the band's later albums.
40 Years Ago: Kiss’ Original Lineup Releases Its Final Single
"Talk to Me" was band's second single to feature guitarist Ace Frehley on vocals.
When Kiss Blew Everything Up for Their Fiery ‘Alive II’ Gatefold
Band simultaneously unleashed every pyrotechnic and hydraulic in its stage show for once-in-a-lifetime photo.
Kiss’ Gene Simmons Selling Hollywood Hideaway for $2.2 Million
Three-level house offers a "breathtaking, panoramic" view of Los Angeles.
The Awesome Secret Hiding in Def Leppard’s ‘Hysteria’ Singles
Cover artist wanted to make a big splash before CDs took over.