Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
Were Genesis Better in the ’70s or ’80s? Roundtable
Our writers debate which decade produced the best studio material, whether Peter Gabriel or Phil Collins was the better frontman and if the prog-to-pop evolution was a satisfying arc.
Chrissie Hynde on How Bob Dylan’s New Songs Inspired Covers Series
Pretenders leader calls singer-songwriter's "I Contain Multitudes" "f---ing devastating."
Were the Rolling Stones Better in the ’60s or ’70s? Roundtable
Our writers debate which era defined the band, how Brian Jones' death affected its evolution and more.
Were Rush Better in the ’70s or ’80s? Roundtable
Our writers debate which decade produced the best studio material, whether synths were helpful or harmful and which tour they'd time-travel to attend.
‘70s Springsteen vs. ‘80s Springsteen: Which Is the Better Boss?
Our writers discuss two huge decades of one of rock's leading men.
Top 30 American Classic Rock Bands of the ’70s
The list reflects how much music grew in the aftermath of the previous decade.
Best Albums of 2020 (So Far)
Even during trying times, many of rock's biggest artists have delivered exciting new material.
20 Years Ago: Pearl Jam Concert Tragedy Leaves 9 Dead, 26 Injured
Every band's worst nightmare came true at a music festival in Denmark.
Prince ‘Sign O’ the Times’ Box Set Announced
Extensive reissue includes previously unreleased material, concert performances, hardcover book and more.
Motley Crue and Def Leppard Dream Set Lists: Roundtable
Our writers take a shot at writing up the perfect sets by the two bands.