Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
Greg Lake of Emerson, Lake and Palmer Dies
Emerson, Lake & Palmer singer, bassist and guitarist Greg Lake died on Dec. 7 after what is described as "a long and stubborn battle with cancer."
Sebastian Bach’s Feud With Michael Sweet Heats Up Again
Michael Sweet traces the disagreement back to a scuttled studio collaboration with Sebastian Bach.
Ted Nugent Celebrates Trump’s Presidential Victory: ‘Thank You, America’
Ted Nugent has responded to Donald Trump's surprising victory in last night's Presidential election with an exuberant, "Stranglehold"-quoting Facebook Live session.
Metallica Release Full Version of Roaring New Single, ‘Atlas, Rise!’
Metallica have unveiled 'Atlas, Rise!,' the third track from their upcoming 'Hardwired ... to Self-Destruct' album.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2017: Our Writers Answer Five Big Questions
The announcement of nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's Class of 2017 gives us another chance to evaluate the relative merits of these acts – but also the state of the institution.
Gene Simmons Says Bob Dylan’s Individuality Led to Nobel Prize Nod
Gene Simmons is quick with an answer as to why Bob Dylan deserved the Nobel Prize in literature.
The Funniest Keith Richards Memes
Having outlived his own prodigious appetites to reach a ripe old age, Keith Richards has emerged as perhaps the internet's go-to meme for surviving against all odds.
5 Reasons You Can’t Miss Mountain Jam This Year
Mountain Jam makes its 12th annual trip to Hunter Mountain, N.Y., on June 2, with a lineup that promises to deliver more great music.
Sharon Osbourne Addresses Ozzy Separation: ‘I Can’t Keep Living Like This’
Sharon Osbourne confirmed that she and longtime husband Ozzy Osbourne are no longer living under the same roof.
UPDATED: New Rumors Surface Regarding Axl Rose’s AC/DC Gig
There are few figures in rock surrounded by more innuendo than Axl Rose, so it's perhaps to be expected that his name would come up in the rumor mill concerning a new frontman for AC/DC.