Matthew Wilkening is the Editor in Chief of UltimateClassicRock.com and Diffuser.fm. He is determined to raise his children in a world without competitive singing television shows.
Here’s Why You Can Thank (or Blame) Meat Loaf for Donald Trump’s Presidency
Could it be that Meat Loaf had a much bigger impact on world history than we ever thought possible?
Iron Maiden Announce 2017 North American Tour
Iron Maiden have announced a new, 25-date North American leg of their ongoing 'Book of Souls' tour.
Vince Neil Raises Over $750,000 for MSA Charity With ‘Celebrity Apprentice’ Victory
Vince Neil's 'Celebrity Apprentice' victory raised over three quarters of a million dollars for a charity dedicated to fighting a disease that recently claimed the life of one of his friends.
Metallica Confirmed for ‘Very Special and Unique’ 2017 Grammy Performance
Metallica will perform at the Grammys for the fourth time in their career, and they're promising something 'very special and unique.'
Def Leppard, Poison and Tesla Announce 2017 Tour
Def Leppard, Poison and Tesla will team up for a nearly three-month long tour this spring. This marks the first tour to feature all four original Poison members in over five years.
Lou Gramm Now Confirms He Will Join Foreigner’s Tour ‘For a Song or Two’
After some "crossed wires and miscommunications," Lou Gramm says he will rejoin his former group Foreigner on tour this summer.
David Bowie’s Last Known Songs Released as ‘No Plan’ EP
The final three songs known to be recorded by David Bowie have been released as an EP entitled 'No Plan.'
Wife Swapping, Ice Skating and Porn: Vince Neil’s TV and Movie History
Vince Neil has built quite a side career for himself in front of the camera, appearing in a wide variety of movies, reality TV shows and even his own sex tape.
George Michael Dies; Elton John, Queen Mourn His Loss
Queen and Elton John are among the rock legends mourning the death of pop superstar George Michael.
Steve Perry Offers First Statement on Journey’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction
Former Journey singer Steve Perry has offered his first public statement since the band was elected into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
20 Ugly Rock Christmas Sweaters
We've rounded up 20 of the ugliest Christmas sweaters from the world of classic rock.
Artist of the Year: 2016 Ultimate Classic Rock Awards
Some of classic rock's biggest names got very busy in 2016, making this year's Ultimate Classic Rock Awards race for Artist of the Year very interesting.