Ultimate Classic Rock

When Genesis Helped Peter Gabriel Escape Debt With 1982 Reunion

When Genesis Helped Peter Gabriel Escape Debt With 1982 Reunion

Proceeds for one-off show benefitted the singer's financially struggling WOMAD festival. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Tom Petty's Death: Five Years Later

Tom Petty's Death: Five Years Later

Surviving members of the Heartbreakers have persevered, mostly through song. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
When Eddie Murphy's Mister Robinson Met His Match in Mr. T

When Eddie Murphy's Mister Robinson Met His Match in Mr. T

'Saturday Night Live' sketch had quickly became a hit with audiences, if not Fred Rogers himself. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
R.E.M. Wrestles With Writer's Block on 'Man on the Moon'

R.E.M. Wrestles With Writer's Block on 'Man on the Moon'

The song was ready — it just didn’t have a title, or lyrics, or vocals. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Stevie Nicks + Eddie Vedder Play 'Stop Draggin' My Heart Around'

Stevie Nicks + Eddie Vedder Play 'Stop Draggin' My Heart Around'

Duet took place at Vedder's Ohana Festival. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Jane's Addiction Lineup Changes: A Complete Guide

Jane's Addiction Lineup Changes: A Complete Guide

Perry Farrell's group has undergone a number of notable changes. Continue reading… ... Continue Reading
Why Sammy Hagar Isn’t Playing Guitar on His New Album

Why Sammy Hagar Isn’t Playing Guitar on His New Album

Producer Dave Cobb had specific thoughts about what he didn't want on 'Crazy Times.' Continue reading… ... Continue Reading