Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
Chrissie Hynde on How Bob Dylan’s New Songs Inspired Covers Series
Pretenders leader calls singer-songwriter's "I Contain Multitudes" "f---ing devastating."
Were the Rolling Stones Better in the ’60s or ’70s? Roundtable
Our writers debate which era defined the band, how Brian Jones' death affected its evolution and more.
Were Rush Better in the ’70s or ’80s? Roundtable
Our writers debate which decade produced the best studio material, whether synths were helpful or harmful and which tour they'd time-travel to attend.
‘70s Springsteen vs. ‘80s Springsteen: Which Is the Better Boss?
Our writers discuss two huge decades of one of rock's leading men.
‘Dukes of Hazzard’ Star Defends ‘Innocent’ ‘General Lee’ Car
Co-stars Tom Wopat and John Schneider have weighed in on vehicle's use of Confederate flag.
Top 30 American Classic Rock Bands of the ’70s
The list reflects how much music grew in the aftermath of the previous decade.
20 Years Ago: Pearl Jam Concert Tragedy Leaves 9 Dead, 26 Injured
Every band's worst nightmare came true at a music festival in Denmark.
Best Albums of 2020 (So Far)
Even during trying times, many of rock's biggest artists have delivered exciting new material.
Rockers Who Told President Trump to Stop Using Their Songs
Neil Young, the Rolling Stones, Guns N' Roses and other artists took issue with their music being used at events.
Sammy Hagar, David Crosby, Others React to George Floyd Protests
Vernon Reid, Flea, David Coverdale, Dee Snider, Benmont Tench, Neal Schon also responded online amid nationwide turmoil.
Top 20 American Classic Rock Bands of the ‘80s
The best acts were able to successfully navigate the artistic and commercial challenges the decade threw at them.
50 Years Ago: Did the Beatles Let Us Down With ‘Let It Be’?
Our latest roundtable discusses the highs and lows of the last album released by the Fab Four.