Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
How ’70s U.K. Music Icons Inspired Duran Duran: Book Excerpt
The band's 1982 breakthrough album is the subject of a new volume in the acclaimed 33 1/3 series.
Actress, Whitesnake Video Star Tawny Kitaen Dead at 59
The actress appeared on the covers of two Ratt albums and starred in multiple music videos for Whitesnake.
Forgotten First Albums: Rock’s 61 Most Overshadowed Debuts
From David Bowie's overlooked debut to Dave Grohl's pre-Nirvana record with Scream.
Bruce Springsteen Charged With DWI at New Jersey Recreation Area
He's due in court in a few weeks.
Adrian Smith and Richie Kotzen Announce Debut LP
Nine-track album from Iron Maiden and Winery Dogs guitarists features recently issued single "Taking My Chances."
In Memoriam: 2021 Deaths
A look at the artists who have died this year.
Phil Spector, Music’s First Superstar Producer, Dies at 81
Producer, who popularized the "Wall of Sound" technique, died of natural causes.
Mountain’s Leslie West Dies at 75
Their debut LP 'Climbing!' featured the signature, cowbell-heavy single "Mississippi Queen."
Eddie Van Halen’s Cause of Death Revealed
Guitarist suffered from multiple final issues while battling long-term cancer.
Freddy, Jason or Michael Myers: What’s the Best Horror Series?
Our writers debate the highs and lows of the 'Halloween,' 'Friday the 13th' and 'A Nightmare on Elm Street' franchises.