Matthew Wilkening is the founding Editor in Chief of UltimateClassicRock.com and UltimatePrince.com.
Rock Hall of Fame Shares New, More Inclusive Mission Statement
R&B and country now identified as building blocks of rock 'n' roll.
‘Laverne and Shirley’ Star Cindy Williams Dead at 75
Actress starred in the groundbreaking '70s comedy for seven seasons.
Kiss’ 50 Most Important Concerts
From small clubs to million-dollar fireworks displays, it's been a wild ride.
Television Singer and Guitarist Tom Verlaine Dead at 73
He was the primary mastermind behind the influential 'Marquee Moon' album.
Billy Idol Announces 2023 North American Tour
The singer will once again be joined by guitarist Steve Stevens.
Metallica Aims to Smash Taboos With New Song ‘Screaming Suicide’
"It's ridiculous to think we should deny that we have these thoughts," James Hetfield says.
David Crosby Dies: Rockers React
"David was fearless in life and in music," wrote Crosby's longtime bandmate Graham Nash.
Neal Schon Accuses Paula White-Cain of Improperly Accessing Journey Bank Accounts
Guitarist files a cease-and-desist against his bandmate's wife.
Iggy Pop Says He Was Once Asked About Joining AC/DC
"They do careful work, but I'm not what they needed."
Foo Fighters: ‘We’re Going to Be a Different Band Going Forward’
Band promises departed drummer Taylor Hakwins 'will be there in spirit with all of us every night.'