Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2020 Nominees: Our Writers Answer Five Big Questions
The Class of 2020 is coming into focus. Which nominee was the biggest surprise? And who's actually getting in?
The Rolling Stones: Last Great, Last Good, First Bad Album
When's the last time they released a truly superlative record – or the first time they dropped an undeniably terrible one?
The Cars Frontman Ric Ocasek Dies
The singer was found dead today in his New York City apartment.
John Fogerty Looks Back at His 50-Year Trip: Exclusive Interview
The ex-Creedence frontman discusses ongoing tour, his place in the protest-rock firmament and hopes for new music.
1989’s Best Classic Rock Albums
A year of change brought important records from across a dizzying spectrum, but it was also a great year for the tried and true.
Top 5 Elvis Presley ‘Suspicious Minds’ Recordings
An Elvis expert runs down the best versions of the King's last No. 1 single.
Rock’s 20 Most Far-Out Concept Albums
From instrumental noise to religious themes, the most ludicrous, messy, weird and wild concept LPs ever made.
What If the Beatles Never Existed?: A ‘Yesterday’ Roundtable
Our writers tackle questions inspired by the new Fab Four movie.
Listen to Bruce Springsteen’s New Song ‘Hello Sunshine’
The Boss offers advance peek into his first new album in five years.
The Best Song From Every Bon Jovi Album
They've held their own through changing trends and changing lineups, selling millions of albums on their way to induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.