Ultimate Classic Rock News

A pair of metal giants with new albums out will be joining forces this summer. Continue reading…
Author: Dave Lifton
Posted: April 23, 2018, 2:47 pm
Mike Campbell, Benmont Tench and Steve Ferrone hadn't performed together since tragedy struck the Heartbreakers. Continue reading…
Author: Martin Kielty
Posted: April 23, 2018, 2:08 pm
We spoke with Robin Zander about the night Cheap Trick were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Continue reading…
Author: Matt Wardlaw
Posted: April 23, 2018, 1:53 pm
Pearl Jam singer Eddie Vedder made a surprise guest appearance with a New York City blues band. Continue reading…
Author: Martin Kielty
Posted: April 23, 2018, 12:26 pm
A sketch drawn by John Lennon depicting himself as Adolf Hitler is being offered for sale at a price of $54,000. Continue reading…
Author: Martin Kielty
Posted: April 23, 2018, 12:18 pm
Neil Young reunited with his old colleague Stephen Stills at a Los Angeles benefit concert over the weekend. Continue reading…
Author: Martin Kielty
Posted: April 23, 2018, 12:12 pm
Orange Goblin have revealed details of new album “The Wolf Bites Back,” including opening track “Sons of Salem.” Continue reading…
Author: Martin Kielty
Posted: April 23, 2018, 11:38 am
Clutch have confirmed that their 12th studio album is named “Book of Bad Decisions” and it’s expected to be released in September. Continue reading…
Author: Martin Kielty
Posted: April 22, 2018, 3:48 pm
Financial service firm S&P downgrades Guitar Center chain of stores, indicating likelihood of bankruptcy in the near future. Continue reading…
Author: Martin Kielty
Posted: April 22, 2018, 3:29 pm
Tony Iommi has discussed how touring with Black Sabbath changed over the years as the band members “wanted their own space.” Continue reading…
Author: Martin Kielty
Posted: April 22, 2018, 12:37 pm
The three albums recorded by power pop legend Bram Tchaikovsky will be reissued in a box set. Continue reading…
Author: Dave Swanson
Posted: April 21, 2018, 5:12 pm
By the time 'Bad Boy' became Ringo Starr's final album of the '70s, he was very much living up to its title. Continue reading…
Author: Nick DeRiso
Posted: April 21, 2018, 4:41 pm
If you're attending a concert at an amphitheater owned by Live Nation this summer, you may notice a slight change if you order a beverage. Continue reading…
Author: Dave Lifton
Posted: April 21, 2018, 4:08 pm
Jimmy Page and Robert Plant's reunion album, 'Walking into Clarksdale,' was a bit of a letdown after their UnLedded shows. Continue reading…
Author: Michael Christopher
Posted: April 21, 2018, 3:37 pm
When Prince died two years ago, buildings, bridges and monuments across the country and beyond lit up purple to honor his legacy. Continue reading…
Author: Debra Filcman
Posted: April 21, 2018, 3:12 pm
A statement issued by Joe Lynn Turner and his wife declared the former Rainbow and Deep Purple singer to be "stable and in very good spirits." Continue reading…
Author: Dave Lifton
Posted: April 21, 2018, 2:48 pm
Lynyrd Skynyrd's last-ever concert will be a hometown affair. Continue reading…
Author: Dave Lifton
Posted: April 21, 2018, 1:44 pm
On the second anniversary of Prince's death, our writers look at his music, legacy and the 365 Prince Songs in a Year series. Continue reading…
Author: Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
Posted: April 20, 2018, 6:00 pm
Paul Rodgers has settled on a summer release date for his upcoming live album and concert film, 'Free Spirit – Celebrating the Music of Free.' Continue reading…
Author: Jeff Giles
Posted: April 20, 2018, 4:41 pm
After canceling four shows last year, Scorpions are bringing their 'Crazy World' tour back to the U.S. Continue reading…
Author: Dave Lifton
Posted: April 20, 2018, 4:18 pm