Matthew Wilkening is the founding Editor in Chief of UltimateClassicRock.com and UltimatePrince.com.
45 Years Ago: How Kiss Finally Hit It Big on the ‘Alive!’ Tour
"It suddenly seemed like just a matter of time before things would explode."
Motley Crue’s Top 10 Post-‘Dr. Feelgood’ Songs
There are gems to be found on the band's later albums.
40 Years Ago: Kiss’ Original Lineup Releases Its Final Single
"Talk to Me" was band's second single to feature guitarist Ace Frehley on vocals.
The Awesome Secret Hiding in Def Leppard’s ‘Hysteria’ Singles
Cover artist wanted to make a big splash before CDs took over.
Scorpions ‘Wind of Change’ Box Will Include Piece of Berlin Wall
Their 1990 hit addressed political changes happening around the world as the Cold War ended.
Motley Crue Album Art: The Stories Behind 12 Infamous LP Covers
LP artwork tells the story of a band addicted to change and chaos.
The Crazy Tale of Motley Crue’s Abandoned ‘Personality #9′ Album
Five words John Corabi wanted to say to his bandmates: "Make your f---ing minds up."
Van Halen Album Art: The Stories Behind 14 Different Covers
LP images occasionally offered clues to the band's struggles and personality conflicts.
Night Ranger and the Struts Announce Drive-In Theater Concerts
Jack Blades says shows will prove "you can still rock in America, motherf---er!"
Jon Bon Jovi Trades $20 Million Florida Home for $43 Million Home
Bon Jovi's frontman closes two big real estate deals on the same day.