Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
20 Best Rock Albums of 2021 (So Far)
It's shaping up to be a year of transition for classic rock's biggest artists.
Cinderella’s Jeff LaBar Dies: Rockers React
Members of Scorpions, Queensryche, Stryper, L.A. Guns and Slaughter share condolences following guitarist's death at age 58.
Tommy Lee Hits NASCAR Track in Post Malone’s ‘Motley Crew’ Video
Motley Crue drummer cruises around racetrack with rapper and singer in lighthearted clip.
Best of Both Worlds?: Van Halen’s ‘5150’ vs. David Lee Roth’s ‘Eat ‘Em and Smile’
They'd just debuted a new lead singer when the old one released his first solo album.
Jack Blades: Label Paid Damn Yankees $1 Million to Avoid Third LP
Singer explains '90s cultural shift that affected Warner Bros.' attitude toward his bands' music.
Did Van Halen ‘F.U.C.K.’ Up Their Third Hagar Album?: Roundtable
Five writers discuss the band's back-to-basics 1991 album.
Metallica Sue Insurer Over Losses From Pandemic-Postponed Shows
Band alleges breach of contract and seeks unspecified damages connected to six concerts postponed in 2020.
Dee Snider Preps ‘Leave a Scar’ LP and Releases New Song
“I Gotta Rock (Again)” previews Twisted Sister frontman's fifth solo album.
Graham Nash Explains CSNY Tensions: ‘We Don’t Talk to David’
"Stephen [Stills] and Neil [Young] and I are great," Nash told 'CBS Sunday Morning.' "We talk often. We don't talk to David."
Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love’s ‘Major Fixer’ House for Sale
Los Angeles home can be yours for less than $1 million.
Who Had the Best 10 Year Run in Rock History?: Roundtable
As UCR turns 10, our writers look back at other notable decade long runs.
Rock’s 40 Best 10th Albums
A surprisingly high number of these albums proved to be pivotal for some of rock's biggest names.