Matthew Wilkening is the Editor in Chief of UltimateClassicRock.com and Diffuser.fm. He is determined to raise his children in a world without competitive singing television shows.
Maybe We Should Just Leave Prince’s Vault Closed
There's probably going to be posthumous music released from Prince's vault for decades. But is that a good thing?
David Bowie vs. Michael Anthony: March Mullet Madness
David Bowie and Michael Anthony face off in the first round of March Mullet Madness.
Robert Plant vs. Frank Beard: March Mullet Madness
The man who once inexplicably tried to contain one of the most spectacular manes in rock history squares off against the only member of ZZ Top without a beard our March Mullet Madness battle.
Top 10 Green Songs
It may not be easy being green, but as this list of green songs demonstrates, it's simple enough to write about it.
How Sammy Hagar’s ‘Unboxed’ LP Led to Van Halen’s Split
Sammy Hagar adds two new songs to a solo-career greatest hits collection, leading to a dispute with his Van Halen bandmates.
40 Years Ago: How Van Halen Conquered the World in Just 10 Shows
Excerpts from the book 'Van Halen Rising' show how the group won over fans across the world, while also impressing peers such as Journey and the Rolling Stones.
How Led Zeppelin Recorded ‘Physical Graffiti’
Led Zeppelim released 'Physical Graffiti' on February 24, 1975.
Classic Rock’s 25 Best Selling Albums
We look at the classic rock artists who have racked up the most platinum awards according to the Recording Industry Association of America.
Lady Gaga Steers Her David Bowie Grammy Tribute Into Cruise Ship Hell
Lady Gaga's Grammy tribute to David Bowie COULD have worked...
Classic Rock Wins Four Awards, Loses 10 at the 2016 Grammys
Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell and contributors to projects from Roger Waters and David Bowie took home classic rock's only awards at the 2016 Grammys.
Rock Star Vs. President Songs
10 classic rock songs about various Presidents of the United States of America.
Glenn Frey Dies: Rockers React
Fellow rock stars react to the death of Eagles star Glenn Frey.