Classic Rock News

This as-yet-untitled Kansas project would make quick work of following up last year's 'The Prelude Implicit,' the band's first new album in 16 years. Continue reading…
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Iron Maiden's path to creating one of metal's cornerstone albums was dotted with uncertainty. Continue reading…
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Kiss auditioned dozens of potential replacements after Ace Frehley departed the lineup in the early '80s. Continue reading…
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Actress Katey Sagal has revealed that she had an on-and-off relationship with Kiss icon Gene Simmons in the ‘70s – and says it ended when she discussed marriage and he laughed at her. Continue reading…
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Less than a week after the death of rock 'n' roll pioneer Chuck Berry, the release date, track listing and first song of his final album has been released. Continue reading…
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Spanish authorities have fined AC/DC promoters Live Nation for refusing to issue ticket refunds to fans who didn’t want to see Axl Rose fronting the band. Continue reading…
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This Day in Music History

A new book claimed that ancestors came from a small village called Lonmay in the North East of Scotland. Author Allan Morrison said he'd found evidence that Elvis's great-great-great-great-great-great...
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Queen filmed the video for I Want To Break Free at Limehouse Studio in London, England. Directed by David Mallet, it was a parody of the northern British soap opera Coronation Street with the band mem...
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Pink Floyd's started a four week run at No.1 on the US singles chart. The track, which was the groups only US chart topper, was also a No.1 in the UK, Germany, Australia, Italy and in many other cou...
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'Bringing It All Back Home', 5th studio album was released. The album was the first of Dylan's LPs to break into the US top 10, and it also topped the UK charts later that Spring. The lead-off track,...
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The Temptations released their second studio album Sing Smokey. As its name implies, it is composed entirely of songs written and produced by Smokey Robinson, and several other members of the Miracles...
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