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  • Watch: Joe Perry shares new music video for ‘Quake’ ahead of winter tour

    Watch: Joe Perry shares new music video for ‘Quake’ ahead of winter tour

    Aerosmith’s Joe Perry released his latest solo album, Sweetzerland Manifesto, way back in January at the beginning of 2018. That seems like forever ago, doesn’t it? The classic rock guitar hero shared his new music video for one of the singles off said solo album titled “Quake” on Friday, which...
  • Frankie Valli And The Four Season Performing at Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (Oct. 21, 2016)

    Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons announce January 2019 dates

    There aren't too many vocal acts still performing today that have transcended the number of decades of musical relevancy that Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons have. It's been six decades since the general public has been introduced to The Four Seasons and the group has been able to concoct some of...
  • Top 13 best classic rock drummers

    Top 13 best classic rock drummers

    Rock music continues to maintain its position as a musical genre led by high energy, distorted guitars and powerful percussion. Classic rock band members are some of the pioneers of rock percussion who set the pace and excitement to the rock music experience both on stage and in the studio. There...
  • Watch: Rolling Stones debut live video for 'Miss You' from 'Voodoo Lounge Uncut'

    Watch: Rolling Stones debut live video for 'Miss You' from 'Voodoo Lounge Uncut'

    The Rolling Stones continue to tantalize fans with performance footage from the expanded and remastered archive release “Voodoo Lounge Uncut,” which will hit shelves in multiple formats on Nov. 16 via Eagle Vision. The “Satisfaction” hitmakers have released an official live video for the complete...
  • Fleetwood Mac adds 2019 tour dates in North America

    Fleetwood Mac adds 2019 tour dates in North America

    Fleetwood Mac fans in the U.S. and Canada will have more opportunities to catch the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers in 2019. The multi-platinum sellers have added a half dozen new shows to their massive “An Evening with Fleetwood Mac” trek across North America due to “overwhelming popular demand.” The...
  • John Mellencamp announces 2019 tour dates for The John Mellencamp Show

    John Mellencamp announces 2019 tour dates for The John Mellencamp Show

    John “Cougar” Mellencamp has announced the extension of his “John Mellencamp Show” North American tour, which will now continue well into 2019 with 40 more shows set to take place next winter and spring. The newly added run of concerts will begin in Mellencamp’s hometown at the Morris Performing...
  • Top 13 best classic rock singers

    Top 13 best classic rock singers

    Classic rock singers aren't just great rockers of their era; many of them are among the best singers of all time. They often transcended the rock genre and changed how fans thought about music. Check out AXS's short list of the 13 best classic rock singers and click their names to learn more about...
  • The Specials announce first new album since 1998, share UK spring tour dates

    The Specials announce first new album since 1998, share UK spring tour dates

    The Specials, a 2 Tone ska band from the U.K. announced their return earlier this week with a new album from members of the original lineup due out early next year on Feb. 1.  The band helped introduce the genre to global audiences in the early 1980s alongside contemporaries like The English Beat...
  • Watch: KISS previews farewell tour with performance of ‘Love Gun’ on ‘Fallon’

    Watch: KISS previews farewell tour with performance of ‘Love Gun’ on ‘Fallon’

    The masked arena rock band famously known as KISS returned to the headlines earlier this week with the group shared the full schedule for their 2019 End of the Road World Tour, which begins early next year. In the meantime, the veteran band is taking the momentum of their tour announcement onto the...
  • Ranking the top 7 KISS albums

    Ranking the top 7 KISS albums

    KISS has sold over 100 million albums since their self-titled debut album first arrived in 1974. Even putting aside the numerous compilation sets, solo albums and instant live albums, deciding upon the the best Kiss albums can be a daunting challenge given their massive back catalog which includes...
  • Bon Jovi announces 2019 spring tour of UK and Europe

    Bon Jovi announces 2019 spring tour of UK and Europe

    Bon Jovi will continue their This House Is Not For Sale Tour in 2019. The Rock and Roll Hall of Famers have announced an 18-city tour of Europe and the U.K., which will keep the legendary New Jersey rockers on the road from late May through mid-July. The  “Livin' on a Prayer” hitmakers unveiled the...
  • KISS reveals dates for End of the Road World Tour

    KISS reveals dates for End of the Road World Tour

    KISS have revealed the dates and locations for their previously announced farewell run (again) which is being billed as the “End of the Road” tour. The lengthy run of 65 international performances will begin with a North American leg on Jan. 31 in Vancouver, and closes out following a stretch of...
  • 5 greatest moments in the history of KISS

    5 greatest moments in the history of KISS

    KISS has enjoyed enjoyed huge success and multiple career highlights since arriving on the music scene in 1973. As one of the best-selling bands of all time, the iconic New York rockers have earned millions over the decades from huge record sales, concerts, as well as savvy merchandising and...
  • Interview: Malcolm Bruce talks about The Music of Cream tour

    Interview: Malcolm Bruce talks about The Music of Cream tour

    When Cream burst on to the scene in the mid-to-late 1960s, music fans were ecstatic with what they were hearing. The power trio consisting of Eric Clapton on guitar and vocals, Ginger Baker on drums and the late Jack Bruce on bass and lead vocals played a blues-influenced form of heavy rock with...
  • Bryan Adams announces 2019 winter tour of UK and Ireland

    Bryan Adams announces 2019 winter tour of UK and Ireland

    Bryan Adams will head overseas in 2019 for an extensive headline tour of the United Kingdom, as well as Northern Ireland. The Grammy winner will be touring in support of a newly announced studio album Shine A Light, which will hit shelves on March 1 via Polydor. The iconic Canuck rocker dropped the...
  • Sierra Nevada announces [Frank] Zappa Wild Stache IPA beer

    Sierra Nevada announces [Frank] Zappa Wild Stache IPA beer

    Late rock guitar icon Frank Zappa penned a few songs about beer throughout his career, most notably with “America Drinks” from his 1967 Absolutely Free album and “Titties & Beer” from 1977’s Zappa in New York. For like-minded individuals who also appreciate a crisp IPA to go with the crackle of...
  • Geddy Lee reveals Rush has no plans to tour again

    Geddy Lee reveals Rush has no plans to tour again

    We'd all love to see our favorite bands tour over and over, but unfortunately, everyone has to hang it up eventually--and the latest classic-rock act to do that just might be band Rush. The band celebrated their 40th anniversary in 2015 with a tour, and frontman Geddy Lee recently told Rolling Stone...
  • 5 reasons we love KISS

    5 reasons we love KISS

    KISS has remained an enduring force since arriving on the rock scene with its 1974 self-titled debut album. The 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees have developed a legion of followers over the years known as “The KISS Army," a group of fans that have remained fiercely loyal to the band...
  • Ann Wilson to premiere cover of 'Luna' on Tom Petty Radio

    Ann Wilson to premiere cover of 'Luna' on Tom Petty Radio

    Ann Wilson continues to promote her new studio album Immortal, which dropped Sept. 14 via BMG. The Heart co-founder will appear next month as a guest DJ on SiriusXM‘s Tom Petty Radio channel and will debut a cover of the late great Tom Petty's “Luna” from her new solo effort. The Rock and Roll Hall...
  • Tom Petty posthumously honored with park dedication in hometown of Gainesville

    Tom Petty posthumously honored with park dedication in hometown of Gainesville

    Tom Petty would have celebrated his 68th birthday over the weekend. To honor the rock guitarist and songwriter who died just over a year ago back on Oct. 2, 2017, Petty’s hometown of Gainesville, Florida decided to rename one of the city’s parks after the classic rock hero. As Consequence of Sound...
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