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.
How Scorpions Found New Energy With Mikkey Dee
Former Motorhead drummer is a "great part" of the band now, says Rudolf Schenker.
How Richard Marx Returned to Rock With His New Album
He also delves into previous collaborations with Billy Joel and Tommy Lee in new interview.
Why Sammy Hagar Isn’t Playing Guitar on His New Album
Producer Dave Cobb had specific thoughts about what he didn't want on 'Crazy Times.'
50 Years Ago: David Bowie Conquers America
Pianist Mike Garson had just joined the band, "and all of a sudden, there's thousands of people storming the stage."
How Twisted Sister Fought Back With ‘Under the Blade’
“We were turned down more times than a bedsheet,” guitarist Jay Jay French said.
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.
Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson Join Dave Grohl at Taylor Hawkins Tribute
The Rush legends paired with Dave Grohl for a memorable celebration of their longtime friend, while also paying tribute to their own Neil Peart.
The Pretenders Joined by Dave Grohl at Taylor Hawkins Tribute Show
Pretenders members honor late Foo Fighters drummer in London.