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.
Dolores O’Riordan Dies: R.E.M., the Kinks + More React
The rock world reacted with shock and grief to the death of Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan.
20 Burning Classic Rock Questions for 2018
If 2018 is anything like the past few years, the next 12 months will be filled with big headlines, exciting tours and new music from many of your favorite classic rock artists.
Jack White Releases New ‘Connected By Love’ Single
Jack White has released the first song from his highly anticipated third studio album.
Prince Almost Makes Another Movie Soundtrack: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince released five movie soundtracks in his life – 'Purple Rain,' 'Parade,' 'Batman,' 'Graffiti Bridge,' and 'Girl 6.' There was almost a sixth.
Prince Lets the Good Times Roll One Last Time: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
A purple star is now painted at the spot where Prince performed live with other musicians for the final time.
P.M. Dawn Blends ‘1999’ With Talking Heads and Harry Nilsson: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
With 'Fantasia's Confidential Ghetto,' P.M. Dawn's Prince Be covered Prince, Talking Heads and Harry Nilsson in an attempt to figure out his place in the universe.
‘Still Waiting’ Finds Prince Nursing His First Broken Heart: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Kim Upsher was in 'Purple Rain' for just a few moments. But her effect on Prince lasted a lifetime.
Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Movie Lands New Director
Bryan Singer has been quickly replaced as director of the upcoming Queen movie 'Bohemian Rhapsody.'
Dan Auerbach: ‘There Would Be None of Us Without Link Wray’
Black Keys frontman Dan Auerbach explains why it's so important to elect Link Wray into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Director’s ‘Unexpected Unavailability’ Halts Queen Movie Production
Production on the upcoming Queen movie 'Bohemian Rhapsody' has been put on hold due to the "unexpected unavailability" of director Bryan Singer.