BEST CLASSIC BANDS – CELEBRATING THE ARTISTS, MUSIC AND POP CULTURE OF THE CLASSIC ROCK ERA

Top-Selling Albums of 1980: A New Decade

Many all-time greats were among the year’s biggest sellers, including two classic rock LPs that are among the biggest sellers of all time

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Elvis Presley ‘Memphis’ Box: Definitive Collection of Hometown Recordings

The release features 111 tracks on 5-CDs, spanning his earliest sessions at Sun Studio, his creative rebirth at American Sound in 1969, at Stax in 1973, a spellbinding live show in ’74, and more

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When Glenn Frey Came to Small-Town Minnesota

Imagine you’re in a tiny town in Minnesota and there, onstage, is the co-founder of the legendary Eagles, playing for just a couple hundred folks.

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Bravo! Paul McCartney & Wings’ 1974 ‘One Hand Clapping’ Live Album is Finally Released

One of the most bootlegged live albums, recorded in August 1974, has finally received a proper release

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Iron Butterfly’s Classic ‘In-a-Gadda-Da-Vida’

The single and album signaled a shift from the psychedelic sound toward something more aggressive, loud and primal. Rock fans either loved it or hated it.

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Mike Campbell in 2024: Album, Tour Featuring the Heartbreakers’ Steve Ferrone

His band, The Dirty Knobs, have a summer run to support Vagabonds, Virgins & Misfits

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‘Brats’ Film Review: Andrew McCarthy Revisits The Brat Pack

A 1985 New York magazine cover story coined the phrase. “I felt like I had lost control of the narrative of my career”

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Sly Stone Documentary is Being Finalized: Questlove

“To be given the honor to explore his history and legacy is beyond a dream for me,” said director Ahmir “Questlove” Thompson.

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Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble’s ‘Texas Flood’: Out of the Gate

Recorded as a demo over a long holiday weekend, the album launched the career of the legendary bluesman and gave the genre itself a huge boost.

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Nick Lowe Announces ‘Indoor Safari,’ First New Studio Album in 11 Years

The album represents a culmination of his decade-long working relationship with the mysterious masked men and Yep Roc Records labelmates, Los Straitjackets

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Cat Stevens Gets ‘Foreigner’ Remastered Reissue

The 1973 album has been remastered and returns to vinyl for the first time since its original release

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Paul McCartney Sets First Dates of 2024 Tour

The legend will be 82 when the concerts take place. The 2023 edition of the tour took place in Australia, Mexico and Brazil

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