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25 Years Ago: David Coverdale and Jimmy Page Make an Album Together
Jimmy Page and David Coverdale, two veterans eager to prove themselves outside of their famous bands, joined forces on the album Coverdale/Page, which was released on March 15, 1993.
Top 10 Pie Songs
Pie songs are surprisingly easy to find on your local classic rock station, and what better time than Thanksgiving to run down some of our favorite odes to this popular dessert?
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.
Dave Grohl Plays the Beatles’ ‘Blackbird,’ Pays Tribute to David Bowie at Oscars
Dave Grohl performed the Beatles' 1968 song "Blackbird" as tonight's Oscar ceremony In Memoriam segment paid tribute to David Bowie and other stars the film world lost in the past year.
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.
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.
Lady Gaga Steers Her David Bowie Grammy Tribute Into Cruise Ship Hell
Lady Gaga's Grammy tribute to David Bowie COULD have worked...
Fixing the Grammys: Who Should Have Won Every Year’s ‘Best Rock Album’ Award
The Grammys have been handing out awards for Best Rock Album for a little more than two decades now – and by our count, they've chosen the correct record exactly three times.
Ace Frehley’s Covers Album Will Include a Paul Stanley Reunion
Paul Stanley will provide vocals for a track on Ace Frehley's upcoming covers album.
Keith Richards Year by Year: 1963-2018 Photographs
Here's a photograph from every year of Rolling Stone guitarist Keith Richards' over five-decade long career.
25 Years Ago: Mick Jagger Goes Solo Again on ‘Wandering Spirit’
It took him three tries, but on Feb. 8, 1993, Mick Jagger finally released a solo album Rolling Stones fans could fully get behind.