Matt Wardlaw is a music lifer with nearly 20 years of experience in the industry. His byline has appeared in the Riverfront Times (St. Louis), Popdose, Cleveland Scene and Blogcritics among others. Matt also has his own music blog called Addicted to Vinyl where he writes about a variety of subjects including but not limited to vinyl. In his spare time, Matt enjoys long walks in the park, Cherone-era Van Halen and driving long distances to Night Ranger concerts.
Eagles Songwriter Jack Tempchin Returns to His Roots With New Solo Album, Preps Glenn Frey…
Forty-five years after writing the Eagles hit 'Peaceful Easy Feeling,' Jack Tempchin, still finds plenty of inspiration to create new songs.
Watch Previously Unreleased Video of Fleetwood Mac and the Police at the 1982 US Festival:…
Find out how you can help filmmakers complete 'The US Festival 1982,' a documentary that's been in the works for four years.
Watch the Neal Morse Band Play ‘Draw the Line’ With Mike Portnoy on Vocals: Exclusive Prem…
Former Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy and keyboardist Neal Morse (ex-Spock’s Beard) have racked up 18 album credits in a collaboration that spans nearly two decades.
Bon Jovi Celebrate Release of New Album With ‘Runaway Radio’ Mixtape on Pandora
When Bon Jovi released their classic Slippery When Wet 30 years ago, they couldn’t have possibly anticipated that fans one day would be carrying their albums around on their phones.
Anderson, Rabin and Wakeman Bring ‘The Holy Trinity of Yes’ to Life at Sold-Out Ohio Show
A review of Anderson, Rabin and Wakeman's Akron concert from October 2016.
20 Years Ago: Corrosion Of Conformity Prove They Belong With ‘Wiseblood’
With 1996's 'Wiseblood,' Corrosion of Conformity proved they could not only survive, but also thrive and retain their integrity in the big leagues.
Bryan Adams on ‘Wembley Live 1996,’ Upcoming Musical and More: Exclusive Interview
Looking back at the show that is the centerpiece of the recently released Wembley Live 1996, Bryan Adams offers a concise summary.
Kansas Find New Beginning With First Album in 16 Years: Exclusive Interview
Anybody who has seen a Kansas show in the past couple years has been witness to a renewed excitement and vigor within the group that shines through in its performances.
Styx’s Ricky Phillips Talks New Music, Touring and More: Exclusive Interview
Back in the day when Styx bassist Ricky Phillips was on the road, touring was a lot different compared to the technology-loaded perks that bands enjoy these days.
Watch Justin Hayward’s New Video for ‘The Wind of Heaven': Exclusive Premiere
This year marks the 50th anniversary of Justin Hayward joining the Moody Blues. Over the years, the singer and guitarist has written a number of songs with the group that have become classics. But he’s also enjoyed a successful solo career outside of the band that began in the mid-&C…