Matthew Wilkening is the founding Editor in Chief of UltimateClassicRock.com and UltimatePrince.com.
Prince Ghosted Elton John Twice Before They Played Live Together
In a new and exclusive book excerpt, the British legend recalls the times the younger star ducked out on him.
Mammoth WVH, ‘Mammoth WVH': Album Review
Wolfgang Van Halen confidently threads the needle on his debut.
Underrated Prince: The Most Overlooked Song From Each Album
It was impossible to keep pace during his lifetime. Here's how to catch up.
Metallica ‘Load’ Roundtable: Did They Fumble Their Big Follow-Up?
Band took an unexpected turn on the 1996 follow-up to the Black Album.
Foo Fighters Announce First Six Shows of 2021 Tour
Band still plans to confirm "crapload more shows" for upcoming trek.
Roger Waters Posts Disputed Liner Notes to Pink Floyd’s ‘Animals’
He says David Gilmour "does not dispute the veracity" of the content, but "wants that history to remain secret."
Journey to Perform at Lollapalooza 2021, Says Neal Schon
Annual Chicago festival would be first confirmed date for the newly reconfigured band.
Alex Van Halen Posts New Tribute to Brother Eddie: ‘VH Forever!’
"The view from my drum set will never be the same."
Paul McCartney’s Solo Career Honored With Royal Mail Stamp Set
Beatles legend is the second living solo artist commemorated.
Dee Snider Wins $1.2M ‘We’re Not Gonna Take It’ Copyright Case
Australian politician copied Twisted Sister song for campaign ad.
Van Halen Longboxes and Deluxe Packages: Photo Gallery
Band's first nine albums were all released in the now-extinct packaging format.
Bruce Kulick Hits the Shower for Reggae ‘Tears Are Falling’ Cover
Former Kiss guitarist stays dry while performing his former band's 1985 hit.