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Classic Rock: Most Popular Articles

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Who are the 50 Greatest Classic Rock Bands?
List of 50 of the most influential classic rock bands
10 Women Who Made Rock Music History
10 women who influenced rock music
100 Best Classic Rock Songs
Top 100 Classic Rock Songs
14 of the Best Protest Songs of the '60s and '70s
The Vietnam war was a dominant musical theme in the '60s and '70s. Many of the anti-war protest songs that emerged from that period remain current 21st century protests.
The Top 10 Classic Rock Love Songs
Classic rock wasn't entirely about sex, drugs, and head banging. Here are some of the genre's most memorable love songs.
Classic rock songs for Valentine's Day
19 classic rock love songs for Valentine's Day.
January Birthdays
List of classic rock artists born in January
The 10 Classic Rock Albums Every Fan Must Have
Albums that should be part of your classic rock collection.
Classic rock 101
Definition and description of classic rock, its radio format origin, and how to test a song or album to determine if it is classic rock.
Our 10 Favorite Songs From Santana
A list of ten songs that helped make and maintain Santana's long and successful career.
History and music of classic rock band Eagles
History of the Beatles: Everything You Need to...
Beatles timeline, a history of The Beatles before they were The Beatles, 1957-1959.
Warm Up to These 14 Classic Rock Songs About...
Classic rock songs featuring ice, snow, winter cold themes.
Tour Schedules
Classic Rock Tour Schedules
Top 25 Classic Rock Solo Artists
List of the 25 most important classic rock solo artists
Where Are They Now? The Original Woodstock...
Where are they now? A look at what became of the performers at the original Woodstock festival in August 1969.
Women who inspired rock classics
The women behind great Beatles songs
Best classic rock workout songs
Nothing gets your body moving and your heart pumping like classic rock. These tracks are for your exercise workout playlist.
Classic Rock Band Photo Quiz
Classic Rock Band Photo Quiz Do You Know Them When You See Them? Sorry, but this quiz requires that you
About Classic Rock | Trivia Quiz
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The Doors Trivia Quiz
The Doors Trivia Quiz    
Vinyl Guides and Grading
How to grade the quality of your vinyl records, and where to find out how much they're worth. Page 5.
Top 10 Classic Rock Instrumentals
A list of the top 10 instrumentals by classic rock arists.
Classic Rock New Release Calendar
Classic rock new releases June 2010
About Fleetwood Mac
History of Fleetwood Mac. Classic Rock.
Best Songs You Won't Hear on Classic Rock Radio
Best classic rock songs that didn't receive mainstream radio airplay
Why People Collect Records
Guide to collecting vinyl record albums and singles.
Review: Brian May/Kerry Ellis - 'The Candleligh...
Kerry Ellis and Brian May perform in London in 2013 (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images Since the '70s when rock morphed out of pop and into a genre unto
13 Best Woodstock Performances Captured on Film
More than 200 songs were performed over the course of the Woodstock festival in 1969. Even after 45 years, many of them have stood the test of time.
May music menu
You know, even though I spend a good deal of time listening to, researching and writing about classic rock, I still get a kick from coming across artists
What you need to know about Jack Bruce
Esoteric Antenna/Cherry Red Records For some, Jack Bruce is one of the central figures in a classic rock band whose lifespan was tiny in proportion to the
The musical evolution of Fleetwood Mac
Fleetwood Mac in 1973 - photo by Michael Putland/Getty Images If you could put the 1968 version of Fleetwood Mac side-by-side with today's version, you
June tunes - top classic rock releases
Gosh, it seems like a long time since Chrissie Hynde (The Pretenders) released a solo album, doesn't it? It should. She never has. Her first one will be
Top 10 Songs About Paying Taxes
Classic Rcks songs about the evils of money and taxes.
Joe Cocker Biography
Biography and music of blues rocker Joe Cocker
Top 10 songs about touring
Rock songs about the ups and downs of touring
My Five Favorite ZZ Top Albums
Picls for the five best albums by ZZ Top
Van Halen Trivia Quiz
Van Halen Trivia Quiz    
Songs for the open road
Summer. Best time of year to take to the open road and go wherever it takes you. Of course, you can't take off driving without a playlist of the best songs for summer road trips.
The Doors Biography
Profile of the rock band, The Doors.
ZZ Top
History and biography of Southern rock band ZZ Top
Biographical profile of rock power trio Cream.
10 hot performances by 10 women who made rock...
Ten of the hottest performances by ten women who made rock history.
The Beatles
Beatles resources including profiles, history, biography, photos, discography, trivia, lyrics, reviews.
Classic Rock Vinyl
A guide to collecting original classic rock albums and singles
Psychedelic Rock 101
History and examples of Psych Rock and artists who performed Psychedelic Rock.
At a time when disco and punk were starting to emerge as influences, Boston’s traditional rock sound was embraced by radio stations and record buyers.
Pink Floyd Trivia Quiz
Pink Floyd Trivia Quiz Test your Pink Floyd Trivia IQ ..
Pink Floyd
Biographical profile of Pink Floyd including photos, pictures, interviews, lyrics, discography, guitar chords & tabs, and news about the band, including Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Syd Barrett, Nick Mason, Rick Wright.
Classic Rockers We Lost In 2014
Classic Rockers We Lost In 2014
Top 10 Movie Soundtracks Featuring Classic Rock...
Top 10 movie soundtracks featuring classic rock music.
Pink Floyd 101
Hisroty, music, performances, profiles, reviews, discography of Pink Floyd
Biographical profile of Australian rock band AC/DC including history, discography, tour schedule, lyrics and guitar chords and tabls.
Fleetwood Mac
Photo gallery of Fleetwood Mac including pictures of Stevie Nicks, Lindsey Buckingham, John McVie, Christine McVie and Mick Fleetwood. Page 5.
Biographical profile of rock band Journey
Top 10 British Glam Rock Songs of the 70s
List of the top ten British glam rock songs of the 70s.
Grunge 101
Grunge 101 - history, description and examples of grunge rock.
Halloween Music for Grownups
List of the classic rock songs with the most spooky, scary combination of music and lyrics.
Happy Birthday January Rockers
Classic Rockers with January birthdays
The Who Trivia Quiz
Classic Rock Trivia Quiz   All About The Who  
Led Zeppelin
Biographical profile of Led Zeppelin
Radio Station Directory
Classic Rock Radio Station Directory. Page 2.
Madison Square Garden
John McVie and Stevie Nicks at Madison Square Garden during Fleetwood MAc's 2009 tour. Page 7.
Woodstock Trivia Quiz - test your knowledge of...
Woodstock Trivia Quiz       Test your Woodstock TQ (Trivia Quotient) ..
Top 5 Rod Stewart albums
Picks for the top 5 Rod Stewart studio albums
February Birthdays
Birthdays of classic rock artists born in the month of February
Rock riffs remembered
A look at memorable guitar riffs in classic rock songs.
Who Organized the First Woodstock Festival?
The cultural and musical impact of the Woodstock Music and Art Fair in August 1969. Page 2.
Where To Find Vinyl Records
The best sources for finding collectible vinyl albums and singles. Page 4.
Music Profile: Van Halen
Biographical profile of hard rock band Van Halen, including Alex and Eddie Van Halen, Mike Anthony, Sammy Hagar and David Lee Roth.
Black Sabbath
Biographical profile of Black Sabbath - Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi, Geezer Butler and Bill Ward.
Top 9 Rock Music Myths
Have you fallen for these myths and legends about rock music artists?
Whatever Happened to The Runaways?
A look at where former members of the '70s all-female rock band, The Runaways are today.
Reader smackdown: Queen vs. The Beatles
What readers say about which band is the bigger success, The Beatles or Queen.
Fast Facts (and arcane trivia) About Pink...
The stories behind the inspiration, production, and release of Pink Floyd album The Wall
Vinyl Records and Art
The role of album cover art in the hobby of collecting vinyl records. Page 2.
Southern Rock 101
History, description and examples of Southern Rock genre
Crosby, Stills & Nash (and Young)
Biographical profile of CSNY -- Crosby Stills Nash and Young.
Woodstock 101
Woodstock 101 - a look at the history, performers and music of the 1969 Woodstock festival.
Biographical profile of Queen: Freddie Mercury, Brian May, Roger Taylor, John Deacon
Top 5 Richie Havens albums
The top five studio albums recorded by Richie Havens
Young Neil Young
Early Neil Young
They made the San Franciso Sound
A look at San Francisco bands who didn't gain lasting fame, but who nonetheless were part of the formation and development of the San Francisco Sound in 60s rock music.
Blues Rock 101
History, description and examples of the classic rock sub-genre Blues Rock.
Interview: May Pang
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The San Francisco Sound: The Essential Bands
These six first generation bands were among the most significant artists to put an authentic stamp on the S.F. sound.
Original "All Male" Lineup
The original Fleetwood Mac lineup: Mick Fleetwood, Peter Green, Jeremy Spencer, John McVie. Page 4.
If You Like Chicago ...
If you like the rock band Chicago, you may want to check out these other bands that fuse horns with traditional rock instruments.
Vinyl vs. CD
A look at advantages, disadvantages and differences between vinyl albums and compact discs. Page 3.
Rolling Stones career milestones
A chronology of imnportant events in the life of The Rolling Stones
Bio, profile: Yes
History and music of the progressive rock band Yes
Photo Gallery: Led Zeppelin
Led Zeppelin Photo Gallery. Classic Rock.
American Music Awards
Fleetwood Mac won an American Music Award in 1978 as did their 'Rumours' album. Page 2.
Pink Floyd Timeline
Pink Floyd timeline - milestones in Pink Floyd history
The Rolling Stones Discography
Discography of studio and live albums in The Rolling Stones catalog
Top 10 Classic Rock Songs About Radio & TV
Top 10 classic rock songs about radio and TV
The Rolling Stones
History, music and reviews of The Rolling Stones
Grammy Awards
Fleetwood Mac at the Grammy Awards in 1978. Page 3.
Classic Rock Trivia Quiz
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The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: Class of 2015
From R&B pioneers and Pop stars to blues rockers and Punk heroes, the new inductees to The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame are an eclectic and deserving bunch.
The Moody Blues
Profile Moody Blues. Classic Rock.
Jefferson Airplane / Starship
Profile of psychedelic rock pioneers Jefferson Airplane/Starship.
Classic Rock Radio Station Directory
Classic Rock Radio Station Directory. Page 5.
The Woodstock Diaries
Daily journal of events at the Woodstock festival in 1969
Bob Dylan
Profile of folk rock singer songwriter Bob Dylan.
Classic Rock Bands You Never Knew You Didn't Know
Top classic rock bands you may never have heard of.
Top 10 Rush Albums
Top 10 albums (six studio releases, three live) by prog rockers Rush
George Harrison
Biographical profile of George Harrison of The Beatles
Profile Canadian power trio Rush
Grateful Dead
Biographical profile of Grateful Dead
The Who
Biographical profile of The Who. Classic Rock.
Glam Rock 101
History, description and examples of glam rock.
Meet The Beatles!
Information about the Beatles album Meet The Beatles. Page 4.
Lynyrd Skynyrd
Biographical profile of Lynyrd Skynyrd.
History and music of Aerosmith, the best selling American rock band in history.
The Grand Illusion - Love, Lies, and My Life...
Review of The Grand Illusion: Love, Lies, and My Life with Styx by Chuck Panozzo with Michele Skettino, a book about the Styx co-founder/bassist coming to grips with his homosexuality.
Artimus Pyle
Interview with Artimus Pyle about his CD, Artimus Venomus and his rocky relationship with Lynyrd Skynyrd since he left the band in 1991.
Favorite ZZ Top singles and album tracks
Favorite singles (album tracks) by ZZ Top
Paul McCartney
Biographical profile of Paul McCartney of The Beatles.
Toto bio
Biography and music of classic rock band, Toto.
John Lennon Biography
Biographical profile of John Lennon of The Beatles
Everything You Need to Know About Rock Musician...
Life and music of classic rock vocalist Meat Loaf
1977-82 Lineup
Photo gallery of rock band The Eagles including pictures of Don Henley, Glenn Frey, Bernie Leadon, Randy Meisner and Don Felder. Page 4.
"Santana III: Legacy Edition" Two CD Set
The year was 1971, and young Neil Schon had a big decision to make. The 17-year-old guitar prodigy was
Glam Metal 101
History, description and examples of glam metal rock.
Rolling Stones
Biographical profile of Rolling Stones
Ten Best Classic Rock Debut Albums
Ten of the best debut albums by classic rock artists.
Eagles discography
Discography, back catalog of the classic rock band, Eagles
John Sebastian
Photo of John Sebastian from the box set Woodstock 40 Years On of performances at the 1969 Woodstock festival. Page 10.
December Birthdays
Classic rock artists who were born in December.
45 gift ideas for classic rock fans
Gift ideas for classic rock fans
Black History and Classic Rock
We celebrate Black History Month with a look at the influence of African American artists on classic rock.
Grand Funk Railroad
Grand Funk Railroad (also known as Grand Funk or GFR) ascended to dominance of the American rock scene
The Doors
Photo gallery of The Doors including pictures of Jim Morrison, Ray Manzarek, Robbie Krieger and John Densmore.
The Beatles Trivia Quiz
Classic Rock Trivia Quiz All About The Beatle
Neil Young
Photo of Neil Young from the box set Woodstock 40 Years On of performances at the 1969 Woodstock festival. Page 11.
Deep Purple
Biographical profile of hard rock/heavy metal band Deep Purple.
Remembering Janis Joplin
Biographical profile of singer Janis Joplin.
Carlos Santana
History and music of classic rock guitarist Carlos Santana
Heart - Dreamboat Annie Live - CD Review
Review of Dreamboat Annie Live CD, live performance by Heart (Nancy and Ann Wilson).
Def Leppard
Biographical profile of classic rock band Def Leppard.
Yesterday and Today
Information about the Beatles album Yesterday and Today. Page 15.
1974-75 Lineup
Photo gallery of rock band The Eagles including pictures of Don Henley, Glenn Frey, Bernie Leadon, Randy Meisner and Don Felder.
Classic rock catalog: Humble Pie discography
The music of Humble Pie - discography of studio and live albums released from 1969-2002.
Joan Baez
Photo of Joan Baez from the box set Woodstock 40 Years On of performances at the 1969 Woodstock festival. Page 9.
Joe Cocker
Photo of Joe Cocker from the box set Woodstock 40 Years On of performances at the 1969 Woodstock festival. Page 8.
Foreigner In Concert
Review of the concert by Foreigner on June 8, 2007 at DTE Energy Music Theater in Clarkston, Michigan.
Jimi Hendrix
Photo of Jimi Hendrix from the box set Woodstock 40 Years On of performances at the 1969 Woodstock festival. Page 6.
Profile of British progressive rock band Genesis, including Peter Gabriel, Phil Collins, Mike Rutherford and Steve Hackett.
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