Matthew Wilkening is the founding Editor in Chief of UltimateClassicRock.com and UltimatePrince.com.
The Hilariously Bad First Concerts of Rock’s Biggest Bands
There were long car rides, tiny stages and embarrassing situations on the way to stardom.
‘WKRP in Cincinnati”s ‘Dr. Johnny Fever’ Howard Hesseman Dead
Hesseman used his breakout role on the popular sitcom to champion soul music.
Bruce Springsteen Reportedly Sells Music Catalog for $500 Million
E Street Band leader is reportedly half a billion dollars richer.
Underrated Prince: The Most Overlooked Song From Each Album
It was impossible to keep pace during his lifetime. Here's how to catch up.
Foo Fighters, Iron Maiden, Go-Go’s Lead 2021 Rock Hall Nominees
Devo, Todd Rundgren and the New York Dolls are also among the 16 artists up for consideration this year.
Hear the Melvins ‘F––– Around’ With the Beach Boys’ ‘I Get Around’
They've added a staggering number of F-bombs to the 1964 hit.
Watch the Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Elton John Perform From Their Homes
The Rolling Stones performed "You Can't Always Get What You Want" from four separate locations on the televised special.
How an Unplanned Roger Ebert Review Launched John Prine’s Career
Film critic walked into a bar where the singer-songwriter was playing, and raved about it in the newspaper.
John Prine in Critical Condition After Contracting Coronavirus
His family asks the singer-songwriter's fans to send their love and support.
The Beatles’ ‘Love’ Still Dazzles in Las Vegas: Photo Gallery
Cirque Du Soleil's Beatles-themed 'Love' show is well worth a trip to Las Vegas.