Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
U2’s ‘Rattle and Hum’ Gets Cut Down by Our 45-Minute Album Police
Here's how we'd cut down the band's overly ambitious attempt to merge live and studio tracks on the same record to "proper" album length.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2019 Nominees: Our Writers Answer Five Big Questions
Here's how we think this is going to go.
Life After Lindsey: How Fleetwood Mac Will Cope in the Post-Buckingham Era
The band's split with the singer and guitarist was as sudden as it was shocking.
John Mellencamp and Neil Young Slam Trump at Farm Aid: Exclusive Photos
Check out our exclusive photos from the 33rd annual Farm Aid concert.
Fantasy Band Battle: Our Writers Create and Dissect Five Very Different Groups
Our writers held a fantasy draft to create five very different dream bands – and then took turns speculating about what would and wouldn't work in each case.
Best Albums of 2018
The year has already brought more than its fair share of comebacks. Our list also makes room for a string of albums that build on sturdy reputations.
Duran Duran’s Simon Le Bon Accused of 1995 Sexual Assault
Shereen Hariri says the Duran Duran star fondled her during an autograph session, while the singer maintains the allegations are "simply untrue."
Read an Excerpt From ‘The Story of Donnie Iris and the Cruisers': Exclusive
In an exclusive excerpt from a new book about Donnie Iris and the Cruisers, band members recall a particularly disastrous gig.
Worst Father’s Day Card Ever? Tommy Lee’s Son Posts Video of KO’d Dad
Instead of a Father's Day card, Tommy Lee's son Brandon posted a video of him knocking his father unconscious.
‘Darkness on the Edge of Town’ at 40: Our Writers Answer Five Important Questions
Bruce Springsteen's fourth LP celebrates 40 years. Our writers answer five important questions in a new roundtable.