Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
50 Years Ago: Jimi Hendrix Dies
His passing followed a difficult chapter in the guitarist's life and career.
Top 30 American Classic Rock Bands of the ’90s
Decade featured the arrival of grunge, while many '80s greats continued their success.
Hear a New Led Zeppelin Cover Featuring the Late Frankie Banali
Hookers & Blow's version of "Tramped Underfoot" features Quiet Riot drummer, who recently died from pancreatic cancer.
30 Years Ago: Motley Crue Flame Out as the Dr. Feelgood Tour Ends
Grueling trek was hugely profitable — but it also helped catalyze the exit of singer Vince Neil.
Were the Rolling Stones Better in the ’60s or ’70s? Roundtable
Our writers debate which era defined the band, how Brian Jones' death affected its evolution and more.
Were Rush Better in the ’70s or ’80s? Roundtable
Our writers debate which decade produced the best studio material, whether synths were helpful or harmful and which tour they'd time-travel to attend.
‘70s Springsteen vs. ‘80s Springsteen: Which Is the Better Boss?
Our writers discuss two huge decades of one of rock's leading men.
Top 30 American Classic Rock Bands of the ’70s
The list reflects how much music grew in the aftermath of the previous decade.
Motley Crue and Def Leppard Dream Set Lists: Roundtable
Our writers take a shot at writing up the perfect sets by the two bands.
Sammy Hagar, David Crosby, Others React to George Floyd Protests
Vernon Reid, Flea, David Coverdale, Dee Snider, Benmont Tench, Neal Schon also responded online amid nationwide turmoil.