Matt Wardlaw is the host of Ultimate Classic Rock Nights. He loves vinyl and believes that the compact disc is still a worthy format. Right now, he's probably reading some liner notes.
How Eurythmics’ ‘Sweet Dreams’ Broke All the Rules
The song had a distinctive arrangement - and lyrics that were misunderstood - Dave Stewart tells UCR.
How Eric Clapton Helped George Clinton Find His Own Sound
The funk legend realized, "I'd better get back to my lessons, when I have to wait for somebody all the way over in England to tell me about Robert Johnson!"
Watch REO Speedwagon and Train Mash Their Hits Together
Kevin Cronin tells UCR how the soon-to-be tour mates made the medley work.
REO Speedwagon Announces Summer Tour With Train
"I'm really looking forward to being up there on the same stage," Kevin Cronin tells UCR regarding the trek, which begins in July.
How Judas Priest’s Power Trip Performance Almost Didn’t Happen
Rob Halford reflects on their monumental performance at the festival -- and moments that he shared with AC/DC and Metallica.
Hear Judas Priest’s New Single ‘Crown of Horns’
Rob Halford tells UCR about Judas Priest's new song: "God, the band sounds so young."
20 Albums Turning 20 in 2024
Among the many new albums, two new supergroups released their debuts.
40 Albums Turning 40 in 2024
Van Halen and Prince were among the artists who put out important records.
Bruce Kulick on Final Kiss Show: ‘Kisstory Was Not Represented’
"It was a very unusual end to their career," the former Kiss guitarist tells UCR.
45 Albums Turning 45 in 2024
The year's offerings included pivotal albums from Pink Floyd, Van Halen and more.
50 Albums Turning 50 in 2024
1974's offerings included the debut albums from Kiss and Rush, plus new music from David Bowie, Eagles and more.
35 Great Box Sets Released in 2023
The Who, Pink Floyd, Green Day and Stevie Nicks were among the many who revisited classic albums.