Matt Wardlaw is the new media editor at Ultimate Classic Rock. You'll also find Matt on the radio hosting UCR's weekend show on Saturdays and Sundays. He loves vinyl and believes that the compact disc is still a worthy format. Right now, he's probably reading some liner notes.
Rick Wakeman Preparing ‘Incredibly Different’ Solo Album
Legendary Yes keyboardist wants fans to create art inspired by his new music.
How Gina Schock of the Go-Go’s Got Hooked on Rock ‘n’ Roll
Long before she hit the road with her band, the drummer was seeing Led Zeppelin, the Who, Black Sabbath and others in concert.
Why Lou Gramm Is Touring Again: Exclusive Interview
Former Foreigner singer "missed" performing and is also working on new music
Heart’s Ann Wilson Has ‘10 Songs Ready’ for Her Next Solo Album
New album will feature material recorded in Muscle Shoals as well as collaborations with Vince Gill and Gov't Mule.
Why Bill Graham Fought a ‘Complete A–hole’ for Night Ranger
Concert promoter quickly took care of a situation when the band opened for Judas Priest.
When REO Speedwagon Became MTV’s First Concert Broadcast: Exclusive Interview
Frontman Kevin Cronin looks back at his band's place in MTV history during a conversation with UCR.
Kevin Cronin Preps Autobiography and Teases ‘Major’ 2022 Tour
Memoir will address his complicated relationship with former guitarist Gary Richrath.
How the Monkees Regrouped Again for a Final Goodbye: Exclusive Interview
Playing songs Michael Nesmith wrote inspired bandmate Micky Dolenz to complete long-imagined tribute project.
Foreigner ‘Feel the Enthusiasm’ at First Post-COVID Performance: Exclusive Interview
Bassist Jeff Pilson discussed the possibility of new music after the band performed socially distanced concert.
Hear Metal Artists Cover Fleetwood Mac’s ‘Rhiannon’ for Charity
Mark Menghi gathers some friends for a new take on old classic.