Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
Metallica Sue Insurer Over Losses From Pandemic-Postponed Shows
Band alleges breach of contract and seeks unspecified damages connected to six concerts postponed in 2020.
Wolfgang Says Grammy Request to Play Van Halen Felt ‘Tone-Deaf’
He was asked to cover his father's signature guitar piece, "Eruption," for the "In Memoriam" segment.
Iron Maiden: Last Great, Last Good, First Bad Album Roundtable
Our writers dissect the highs and lows of the band's catalog - and everything in between.
Ted Nugent: ‘F— You and Your Bulls— Vaccine’
"It's not a real pandemic, and that's not a real vaccine," rocker said in a Facebook live video.
20 Best Rock Songs of 2020
From veterans to newcomers, the year's best tracks reflect the times.
25 Best Rock Albums of 2020
Even during trying times, many of rock's biggest artists have delivered exciting new material.
77 Rock Stars Whose Kids Are Also Musicians
They garner instant name recognition, of course, but also unreasonable expectations.
Wolfgang Van Halen Dedicates Debut Solo Single to His Father
"As [Eddie Van Halen] continued to struggle with various health issues, I was imagining what my life would be like without him," musician says.
Haunted Rock Venues: The Stories of 21 Creepy Clubs and Arenas
If you believe the legends, some spots have paranormal visitors not reflected in the capacity stats.
Our 25 Favorite Eddie Van Halen Stories
From inspirations to collaborations to that time a cop let him out of a speeding ticket just for being an awesome guitarist.
The 88 Most ’80s Things About 1988
A look back at the music, films, television shows and pop-culture moments that made it such a monumental year.
Watch Metallica Play in the Same Room Again
New clip shows band performing intro of "Creeping Death."