Ultimate Classic Rock Staff
The 88 Most ’80s Things About 1988
A look back at the music, films, television shows and pop-culture moments that made it such a monumental year.
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.
‘70s Springsteen vs. ‘80s Springsteen: Which Is the Better Boss?
Our writers discuss two huge decades of one of rock's leading men.
‘Dukes of Hazzard’ Star Defends ‘Innocent’ ‘General Lee’ Car
Co-stars Tom Wopat and John Schneider have weighed in on vehicle's use of Confederate flag.
Motley Crue and Def Leppard Dream Set Lists: Roundtable
Our writers take a shot at writing up the perfect sets by the two bands.
Sammy Hagar, David Crosby, Others React to George Floyd Protests
Vernon Reid, Flea, David Coverdale, Dee Snider, Benmont Tench, Neal Schon also responded online amid nationwide turmoil.
The Ninth Albums From 50 of Rock’s Biggest Artists
We're celebrating our ninth birthday by looking back at some classic LPs by the Rolling Stones, the Beatles, David Bowie and more.
Rolling Stones Dream Set List Roundtable: What Should They Play?
Our writers pick songs they want to hear, banish five they never want to hear again and try to find worthy solo Jagger and Richards tracks.
In Memoriam: 2020 Deaths
A look at the music, movies and cultural figures who've died.
‘Balance’ at 25: Five Questions About the Last ‘Van Hagar’ Album
Final LP with Sammy Hagar had a difficult birth. Was it worth the trouble?