Matt Wardlaw is the new media editor at Ultimate Classic Rock. You'll also find Matt on the radio hosting UCR's weekend show on Saturdays and Sundays. He loves vinyl and believes that the compact disc is still a worthy format. Right now, he's probably reading some liner notes.
The Judas Priest Album That Shocked Tim ‘Ripper’ Owens
He's back with second Held Hostage album 25 years after replacing Rob Halford.
How Pink Floyd Faced Down Challenges on ‘Animals’: Exclusive Interview
"It deserves a rethink," Nick Mason says. "It's no one's real fault."
How Joe Walsh and the James Gang Reunited: Exclusive Interview
Band founder Jim Fox says he doesn't think this will be the last ride.
Paul McCartney and Chrissie Hynde Join Foo Fighters at Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert
All-star lineup performed two Beatles classics during Foos' closing set.
Jon Anderson Remembers Yes’ ‘Remarkable’ Drummer Alan White
Former Yes vocalist also shares memories of Peter Gabriel and King Crimson.
Classless Act Basking in the Stadium Tour’s ‘Super High Energy’
Rising rockers are embracing every moment while opening for Joan Jett, Poison, Def Leppard and Motley Crue.
ZZ Top Plan New Music With Dusty Hill’s Replacement: Exclusive
"It would be an interesting excursion into the unknown," Billy Gibbons tells UCR.
How Bruce Kulick, Vinnie Vincent and Ace Frehley Built Dream Jam
Creatures Fest brought together every living ex-band member for weekend of shows.
How Journey’s Arnel Pineda Fixed His Vocal Woes
Singer is now "soaring every night" says drummer Deen Castronovo.
How Don Henley Reunited With Ex-Bandmate for Current Eagles Tour
Jim Ed Norman was also a member of the precursor group Shiloh, produced by Kenny Rogers.
The Story Behind George Thorogood’s Slow-Developing ‘Bad to the Bone’
David Geffen's surprise endorsement convinced him to finally put stand-out original on a record.
Alex Lifeson Had ‘No Rules’ With New Envy of None Album
Rush legend says he enjoyed being more than just "the guitarist" on latest recordings.