Meet the Man Who Almost Replaced Bon Scott in AC/DC
Singer Steve Burton auditioned for the gig on the recommendation of band's roadies.
How a Rare Mistake Led to Eddie Murphy’s Big ‘SNL’ Break
The 19-year-old's sharp improv skills landed him a regular gig on the show.
Carlos Santana’s New Album to Feature Metallica’s Kirk Hammett
"He's tearing it up," veteran guitarist says of younger player.
Only One New Classic Rock Album Cracked the Top 200 Last Year
Just a single rock artist with fresh material made the year-end list.
CSNY Announce 50th-Anniversary Edition of ‘Deja Vu’
Four CDs will feature numerous outtakes, unheard alternate versions and an appearance from Joni Mitchell.
When the Traveling Wilburys Tried to Write a Prince Song
An inspired Bob Dylan led the band to record "Dirty World" for its first album.
Foo Fighters Cover Bee Gees’ ‘You Should Be Dancing’
"I should have been singing like this for the last 25 years!” says Dave Grohl.
Original Alice Cooper Band Releases New ‘Social Debris’ Single
"We never thought that we would ever fit in, because we were doing things that no other band did."
Our Favorite Classic Rock Thanksgiving Stories
Revisiting six rock 'n' roll tales to be thankful for.
Alice Cooper’s Daughter Calico Cooper Recalls Road Life With Dad
The rocker's oldest child grew up on rock 'n' roll stages. But after she turned 18, Dad asked her to join his 'Brutal Planet' tour.
Steve Perry Says Journey Used to ‘Bump Heads Like Motherf—ers’
The former frontman says "there was never any 'Kumbaya'" behind the scenes.
Hear Tom Petty’s Previously Unreleased ‘Leave Virginia Alone’
Track was originally intended for the 'Wildflowers' album but eventually given to Rod Stewart.