Tag "best classic bands"

The #1 Albums of 1975: Look Back

Only one artist had an album that spent more than five weeks at the top. That same superstar had three chart toppers that year, totaling 15 weeks in all

Read More

Lynyrd Skynyrd Farewell From the Road: Contest

The band’s Last of the Street Survivors farewell tour continues this summer. Enter to win a chance for VIP Access to meet them and see them perform

Read More

Mark Lindsay, Hal Blaine and the Raiders’ #1 Hit, ‘Indian Reservation’

Our interview with the star about the legendary drummer who made magic happen at the recording session and the single’s unusual path to success

Read More

Black Sabbath’s Debut LP: Where Metal Began

Every defining characteristic of the British band’s self-titled debut would become a hallmark of the oft-maligned heavy metal genre.

Read More

7 Class Axes & the Guitarists Who Wielded Them

It’s magic when guitarists find an instrument that suits their style, sound and preferences. Guitar World’s Founding Editor looks at the class axes

Read More

Chatting with Savoy Brown’s Kim Simmonds: 5 Decades of the Blues

Says the British blues legend, “Blues music appealed to me early on because of its honesty. The showbiz element was secondary.”

Read More

AC/DC Reunion News Appears Imminent

Rumors have been rampant, and on July 16 the band posted on their Facebook page for the first time in 20 months, with a Highway to Hell teaser

Read More

‘The Band’s With Me’: A Former Groupie Lays It All Down

The memoir is a vivid, raucous, hilarious snapshot of a side of of the rock world once ubiquitous. Romano makes no excuses for any of it, nor should she.

Read More

Beatles Reissues: What Will Be Next?

2019 marks Abbey Road’s 50th anniversary. All signs are there for the 1969 album to be the next title in their catalog to get the deluxe treatment

Read More

11 ‘Weird’ Songs Heard on the Dark Side of the Moon

The Apollo 10 astronauts say they heard strange music on their mission. Our likely candidates include cuts from The Beatles, The Stones and of course Floyd

Read More