Ultimate Classic Rock News

Joe Perry premiered 'Sweetzerland Manifesto' with a guest star-filled show at the Roxy in Los Angeles on Jan. 16. Continue reading…
Author: Dave Lifton
Posted: January 19, 2018, 1:44 am
The band had accused the Hotel California in Baja California Sur, Mexico, of trying to suggest that it was the inspiration for their hit song. Continue reading…
Author: Dave Lifton
Posted: January 19, 2018, 12:56 am
Next year's Kiss Kruise will feature performances from both Ace Frehley and Bruce and Bob Kulick. Continue reading…
Author: Matthew Wilkening
Posted: January 18, 2018, 9:03 pm
Dead & Company are hitting the road again this summer, and they've lined up two dozen dates that will take them throughout the U.S. Continue reading…
Author: Michael Gallucci
Posted: January 18, 2018, 9:01 pm
U2 have released a new video for "Get Out of Your Own Way," a track from their recent 'Songs of Experience' album. Continue reading…
Author: Dave Lifton
Posted: January 18, 2018, 5:35 pm
It isn't a pink house and it certainly isn't in a small town, but John Mellencamp has added to his real estate portfolio by spending $2.3 million on a "stylishly renovated" space in Manhattan. Continue reading…
Author: Jeff Giles
Posted: January 18, 2018, 5:17 pm
Guns N' Roses keyboardist Dizzy Reed is readying the release of his upcoming solo album 'Rock 'N Roll Ain't Easy' with the arrival of the set's first single. Continue reading…
Author: Jeff Giles
Posted: January 18, 2018, 4:04 pm
The Rolling Stones lifted their unofficial ban on doing benefit concerts on Jan. 18, 1973, when they performed to aid the earthquake victims of Nicaragua. Continue reading…
Author: Frank Mastropolo
Posted: January 18, 2018, 3:26 pm
Ann Wilson reflected on the continued need to deliver the message of Heart's 1977 song “Barracuda” while discussing current Hollywood sexual misconduct scandals. Continue reading…
Author: Martin Kielty
Posted: January 18, 2018, 2:38 pm
Former Dio guitarist Craig Goldy has unveiled a new supergroup called Dream Child. Continue reading…
Author: Martin Kielty
Posted: January 18, 2018, 2:07 pm
'American Valhalla,' a documentary that follows the making of Iggy Pop's 2016 'Post Pop Depression' album with Josh Homme, will be released on home video. Continue reading…
Author: Martin Kielty
Posted: January 18, 2018, 1:30 pm
More than 50 years after their debut LP, the Doors remain one of the most intriguing, distinct and powerful bands to ever roam the earth. Continue reading…
Author: Dave Swanson
Posted: January 17, 2018, 7:00 pm
The star-packed 'Concert for George' will be reissued -- and broadly expanded – in time to commemorate the 75th anniversary of George Harrison's birth. Continue reading…
Author: Nick DeRiso
Posted: January 17, 2018, 5:10 pm
Spinal Tap bassist Derek Smalls is returning to action with his first solo album. Continue reading…
Author: Debra Filcman
Posted: January 17, 2018, 4:56 pm
Stephen Stills is bringing his Light Up the Blues autism benefit concert back to Los Angeles in April. Continue reading…
Author: Jeff Giles
Posted: January 17, 2018, 4:12 pm
An autopsy is expected to be completed this week to determine the cause of Cranberries frontwoman Dolores O'Riordan's sudden death. Continue reading…
Author: Debra Filcman
Posted: January 17, 2018, 3:49 pm
Howard Stern will induct Bon Jovi into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame during the ceremony scheduled for April. Continue reading…
Author: Michael Gallucci
Posted: January 17, 2018, 3:39 pm
If artists were paid in rave reviews, Randy Newman would be one of the richest acts in rock 'n' roll. Continue reading…
Author: Jeff Giles
Posted: January 17, 2018, 2:31 pm
Music school instructor sent explicit messages to girl, 14. Continue reading…
Author: Martin Kielty
Posted: January 17, 2018, 1:19 pm
For any Beatles cover band, getting one of the group's surviving members to join you onstage is basically living the dream. Continue reading…
Author: Jeff Giles
Posted: January 17, 2018, 1:11 pm