Classic Rock Latest Content Latest Classic Rock Content http://teamrock.com/classic-rock Fri, 24 Nov 2017 01:49:07 +0000 <![CDATA['We're not Cream!' - How Gary Moore, Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker made an album]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-23/were-not-cream-how-gary-moore-jack-bruce-and-ginger-baker-made-an-album Thu, 23 Nov 2017 13:49:00 +0000 'We're not Cream!' - How Gary Moore, Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker made an album In 1983 Gary Moore, Ginger Baker and Jack Bruce joined forces to form BBM. When they got to the studio, it started to get really interesting... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b0b349b2-be4f-4aae-a97c-e08ac91db76c <![CDATA[Malcolm Young: The Tributes & Stories]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-22/malcolm-young-tributes-stories Wed, 22 Nov 2017 21:02:00 +0000 The rock world's tributes to Malcolm Young PLUS: add your own http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c1afa6d4-0422-472a-93b3-9cd61943f323 <![CDATA[Malcolm Young: tell us what he meant to you]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-21/malcolm-young-tell-us-what-he-meant-to-you Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:07:00 +0000 Malcolm Young: tell us what he meant to you Issue 245 of Classic Rock will pay tribute to AC/DC legend Malcolm Young. And we'd like to hear from you... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/2deb4de5-a9e9-4734-b62f-59c4f99cdf0d <![CDATA[Interview: Brian May on A Night At The Opera]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-21/interview-brian-may-on-a-night-at-the-opera Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:25:00 +0000 Interview: Brian May on A Night At The Opera We caught up with Brian May to relive a warm memory or two about the band’s career-breaking album, A Night At The Opera http://assets.teamrock.com/image/770eaeae-4519-457a-bfd0-744cba1859ac <![CDATA[Interview: Joe Walsh on rock'n'roll excess and running for President]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-20/interview-joe-walsh-on-rocknroll-excess-and-running-for-president Mon, 20 Nov 2017 18:04:00 +0000 Interview: Joe Walsh on rock'n'roll excess and running for President Life’s been good to the Eagle, but being ‘chaperoned’ by Keith Moon didn’t help the “pitiful” booze-and-substances bad bits http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b492e876-ed25-46b7-b4dd-f039db9d312f <![CDATA[When Meat Loaf lost his voice: 'It was a horrifying sound']]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-20/when-meat-loaf-lost-his-voice-it-was-a-horrifying-sound Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:53:00 +0000 When Meat Loaf lost his voice: 'It was a horrifying sound' Mick Wall's new book Like A Bat Of Hell tells the story of Meat Loaf's extraordinary career, including the time he lost his voice and his life almost fell apart... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f86274a2-7c0a-4c33-9312-7cdde75d3230 <![CDATA[14 Ways Charles Manson Influenced Rock]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-20/14-ways-charles-manson-influenced-rock Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:32:00 +0000 14 Ways Charles Manson Influenced Rock Rejected by record companies, influenced by The Beatles, failed musician and all-round horrible bastard Charles Manson nevertheless had a big influence over musical culture. Here's how… http://assets.teamrock.com/image/dfbc7331-8d01-4115-9102-ccfeffc6819f <![CDATA[Malcolm Young - a tribute to the man who drove AC/DC to the top]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-19/malcolm-young-a-tribute-to-the-man-who-drove-ac-dc-to-the-top Sun, 19 Nov 2017 14:44:00 +0000 Malcolm Young - a tribute to the man who drove AC/DC to the top In praise of Malcolm Young, the AC/DC founder and rhythm guitarist whose focus and determination saw the band scale unparalleled heights http://assets.teamrock.com/image/0534a115-d4c1-4ff3-be1c-c0774679da80 <![CDATA[Tony Butler: Why I Left Big Country After Over 30 years]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-18/tony-butler-why-i-left-big-country-after-over-30-years Sat, 18 Nov 2017 09:53:00 +0000 Tony Butler: Why I Left Big Country After Over 30 years Former Big Country bassist explains why he left the band that changed his life… http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f4109d16-1f78-4f3c-88a3-5cca54e12d87 <![CDATA[Tracks Of The Week: new music from Stone Temple Pilots, Tax The Heat and more]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-17/tracks-of-the-week-78 Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:12:00 +0000 Tracks Of The Week: new music from Stone Temple Pilots, Tax The Heat and more Get your mix of new music with Classic Rock's Tracks Of The Week, featuring tuneage from big cheeses and young guns alike. Check 'em out, then vote for your favourite. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/687d3038-e21e-45f4-8368-3c9e4c90de40 <![CDATA[Subscribe to Classic Rock and save up to 35% this Christmas!]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-17/subscribe-to-classic-rock-and-save-up-to-35-this-christmas Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:54:00 +0000 Subscribe to Classic Rock and save up to 35% this Christmas! It's the perfect present for any rock fan: give a gift subscription or treat yourself this Xmas… http://assets.teamrock.com/image/2798972d-f54e-4d6b-a9c7-38fd0fd3f6ba <![CDATA[Bootsy Collins on playing with James Brown, learning from Hendrix, and LSD]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-16/bootsy-collins-on-playing-with-james-brown-learning-from-hendrix-and-lsd Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:44:00 +0000 Bootsy Collins on playing with James Brown, learning from Hendrix, and LSD Interview: Funk master Bootsy Collins on James Brown and Jimi Hendrix, supernature and The One http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c2fca273-fc75-4323-8755-c0c6d09c0d74 <![CDATA[The Cadillac Three: We could still become the biggest band in the world]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-16/the-cadillac-three-we-could-still-become-the-biggest-band-in-the-world Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:43:00 +0000 The Cadillac Three: We could still become the biggest band in the world They’ve come a long way since winning the Best New Band at the 2014 Classic Rock Awards. With a third album out, The Cadillac Three are here to take southern rock’s crown. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/eef0974a-d1d8-4a0d-aa4d-368919f7651d <![CDATA[The gospel according to Europe's Joey Tempest]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-16/the-gospel-according-to-europes-joey-tempest Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:19:00 +0000 The gospel according to Europe's Joey Tempest He’s the British-based singer from Sweden who wrote his band Europe’s signature song that topped the chart in 25 countries in the mid-80s. The man born Rolf Larsson gives us his take on life. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/88f72857-7f92-49a5-b8f6-0ed162bd3f9d <![CDATA[Robert Plant on musical anthropology, harmony, and getting on a bit...]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-15/archive-robert-plant-the-joy-of-music Wed, 15 Nov 2017 18:26:00 +0000 Robert Plant on musical anthropology, harmony, and getting on a bit... In 2010 Robert Plant released his Band Of Joy album. Here, he discusses his musical inspirations, and whether his voice can still handle those Zeppelin classics... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/bd35dc70-ac2e-4983-8f63-24471b3b8b64 <![CDATA[Jake E. Lee - 10 pivotal moments from a rollercoaster career in rock]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-15/jake-e-lee-10-pivotal-moments-from-a-rollercoaster-career-in-rock Wed, 15 Nov 2017 10:42:00 +0000 Jake E. Lee - 10 pivotal moments from a rollercoaster career in rock Ten vital videos from Jake E Lee's three-decade ride on rock's great merry-go-round http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a1767611-a0ca-4c3b-aaa6-b269f17f5806 <![CDATA[The Beatles - A guide to their best albums]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-14/the-beatles-best-albums-buyers-guide-collection Tue, 14 Nov 2017 11:38:00 +0000 The Beatles - A guide to their best albums No serious record collection is complete without the best of John, Paul, George and Ringo. Classic Rock spent a hard day’s night ranking the Beatles' albums http://assets.teamrock.com/image/af5b6e2e-b0c7-41eb-9e97-74c8d4d1f5aa <![CDATA[All Good Things: the band invented by their own fans]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-13/all-good-things-the-band-invented-by-their-own-fans Mon, 13 Nov 2017 16:09:00 +0000 All Good Things: the band invented by their own fans All Good Things were happy supplying dramatic soundtracks for video games and TV shows... until a growing army of fans tracked them down http://assets.teamrock.com/image/24440def-0da8-48fa-a177-af12fc9b4889 <![CDATA[The spectacular story of Slade: glamour, tragedy and beyond]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-13/slade-the-long-gudbye Mon, 13 Nov 2017 12:13:00 +0000 The spectacular story of Slade: glamour, tragedy and beyond Noddy Holder looks back at Slade's noizy, hit-infested career. from bovver braces to mirror hats http://assets.teamrock.com/image/21e4042a-a48c-490c-a47b-bde5179e4617 <![CDATA[Tracks Of The Week: music and videos from Black Sabbath, Neil Young and more]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-10/tracks-of-the-week-77 Fri, 10 Nov 2017 14:29:00 +0000 Tracks Of The Week: music and videos from Black Sabbath, Neil Young and more Want some quality new rock (and one or two vintage slices) to start your weekend? Look no further than Classic Rock's Tracks Of The Week! Listen, judge, then vote for your favourite... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b0c3a9c8-ec75-4055-be00-dbded8aa7497 <![CDATA[The Story Behind The Song: Mr Big - To Be With You]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-09/the-story-behind-the-song-mr-big-to-be-with-you Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:55:00 +0000 The Story Behind The Song: Mr Big - To Be With You A ballad written by teenager Eric Martin to impress a girl he’d fallen for, years later it gave his band their biggest hit and became their calling-card song... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/30c02f12-cc33-448d-8bd5-393a8712c797 <![CDATA[The Top 10 Most Expensive Turntables money can buy]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-08/the-top-10-most-expensive-turntables-money-can-buy Wed, 08 Nov 2017 17:11:00 +0000 The Top 10 Most Expensive Turntables money can buy The makers of the famous Haynes workshop manuals have published a guide for vinyl owners. Here's its top 10 super-high-end, super-expensive turntables... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c8863da1-b8ee-433e-bbad-f4c73d0420b8 <![CDATA[Gary Moore: "Cream was a very magical band"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-07/gary-moore-cream-was-a-very-magical-band Tue, 07 Nov 2017 15:00:00 +0000 Gary Moore: "Cream was a very magical band" When Gary Moore joined Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker in the ‘ersatz Cream’ BBM, it was a dream come true for the guitarist – but one that was over almost as soon as it began. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/1d8c981d-7746-4b41-af10-119d69a995d8 <![CDATA[The 12 Best Tom Petty Songs]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-07/the-12-best-tom-petty-songs Tue, 07 Nov 2017 12:26:00 +0000 The 12 Best Tom Petty Songs Songs from the heart: a dozen top tunes from the pen of Tom Petty http://assets.teamrock.com/image/5c721ad1-2f4d-480c-bab2-1b474df07325 <![CDATA[Silver service: 25 years of Feeder]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-07/silver-service-25-years-of-feeder Tue, 07 Nov 2017 10:00:00 +0000 Silver service: 25 years of Feeder With Feeder celebrating their 25th birthday this year, Grant Nicholas marks his band’s silver anniversary with a look back at a career defined by solid-gold hits and tragic loss. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/17138419-3729-4204-be0d-5fdf9aa07053 <![CDATA[Welcome To Rockville 2018 line-up announced]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-06/welcome-to-rockville-2018-line-up-announced Mon, 06 Nov 2017 18:23:00 +0000 Welcome To Rockville 2018 line-up announced Ozzy Osbourne, Foo Fighters, Avenged Sevenfold, Queens Of The Stone Age and more have been confirmed for Welcome To Rockville 2018 http://assets.teamrock.com/image/7537c87c-22fc-464d-9410-3c2f9dd80fb4 <![CDATA[Silver Smith: the great muse of Bon Scott]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-06/silver-smith-the-great-muse-of-bon-scott Mon, 06 Nov 2017 14:42:00 +0000 Silver Smith: the great muse of Bon Scott Jesse Fink's exclusive interview with Bon Scott's greatest inspiration. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f6289f8c-8622-40fe-8765-72c752b5c3e9 <![CDATA[Evanescence's Amy Lee on growing up, being cool, and sexuality in music]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-06/evanescences-amy-lee-on-growing-up-being-cool-and-sexuality-in-music Mon, 06 Nov 2017 13:26:00 +0000 Evanescence's Amy Lee on growing up, being cool, and sexuality in music Interview: For their next chapter, nu metal survivors Evanescence are orchestrating an ambitious reworking of their classics http://assets.teamrock.com/image/dea2c5f7-3cdb-4a37-ab5e-92e882b48a90 <![CDATA[The 10 Best Kansas songs, by Kansas frontman Ronnie Platt]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-06/the-10-best-kansas-songs-by-kansas-frontman-ronnie-platt Mon, 06 Nov 2017 12:18:00 +0000 The 10 Best Kansas songs, by Kansas frontman Ronnie Platt If there's anyone better placed to choose their ten favourite Kansas songs than the man who sings them every night, let them step forward. In the meantime, here's Ronnie Platt's choices... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b9c3b938-784f-4691-a773-1b6c334ad64f <![CDATA[Tracks Of The Week: new music from Brian Fallon, Black Country Communion & more]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-03/tracks-of-the-week-76 Fri, 03 Nov 2017 16:43:00 +0000 Happy Friday folks, and welcome to the latest edition of Classic Rock's Tracks Of The Week – featuring new treats from big names and newer faces alike. Listen in then vote for your favourite http://assets.teamrock.com/image/78bf4d93-f307-45f7-92a5-fb11a86c9af1 <![CDATA[The Death of Bon Scott and the Life of Tom Petty — in the new Classic Rock]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-03/the-death-of-bon-scott-and-the-life-of-tom-petty-in-the-new-classic-rock Fri, 03 Nov 2017 12:47:00 +0000 The Death of Bon Scott and the Life of Tom Petty — in the new Classic Rock The new issue of Classic Rock comes in two flavours: one cover stars Bon Scott, as we relate the definitive account of what happened the night he died.... while the other celebrates Tom Petty http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a266bc54-a967-4fd6-bf42-86891eea4a28 <![CDATA[Ashamed To Rock: The Curse of Robert Plant]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-03/ashamed-to-rock-the-curse-of-robert-plant Fri, 03 Nov 2017 11:29:00 +0000 Ashamed To Rock: The Curse of Robert Plant Embarrassed by rock excess, ashamed to rock – Robert Plant is actually the rock star we need right now. If only he could see that. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/97d68d47-d715-495f-9e51-62fe89431bd1 <![CDATA[Tyler Bryant, Von Hertzen Brothers and more: the best new rock albums this week]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-03/tyler-bryant-von-hertzen-brothers-and-more-the-best-new-rock-albums-this-week Fri, 03 Nov 2017 11:08:00 +0000 Tyler Bryant, Von Hertzen Brothers and more: the best new rock albums this week http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b9e5702b-fb7e-4e74-a54e-37eb4d5fa857 <![CDATA[John Entwistle: "I just wanted to play louder than anyone else"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-02/john-entwistle-i-just-wanted-to-play-louder-than-anyone-else Thu, 02 Nov 2017 18:05:00 +0000 John Entwistle: "I just wanted to play louder than anyone else" Delivering a deafening but dextrous bass-in-your-face assault, John Entwistle was a key part of The Who’s sound – and also of their combustible chemistry. This is his story. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/319cd207-87c1-41e3-9410-b11a5a35fb7f <![CDATA[The Story Behind The Song: The Cranberries - Zombie]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-02/the-story-behind-the-song-the-cranberries-zombie Thu, 02 Nov 2017 17:00:00 +0000 The Story Behind The Song: The Cranberries - Zombie The Irish band had already enjoyed success with their sweet ballads, but this storming left-turn, an incendiary, furious track about the bombings in Northern Ireland, made them massive. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/cfc0e1ce-59cd-47b7-8b80-fa24a3a5da2c <![CDATA[The 10 Best Queen Songs, by Mikko von Hertzen]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-02/the-10-best-queen-songs-by-mikko-von-hertzen Thu, 02 Nov 2017 15:56:00 +0000 The 10 Best Queen Songs, by Mikko von Hertzen Von Hertzen Brothers frontman Mikko von Hertzen picks his 10 favourite songs from a band he calls "the love of my life," Queen http://assets.teamrock.com/image/46f6c95c-ec19-4d17-81f0-ff6f41bdfc2e <![CDATA[Limp Brisket, Fleetwood Mac & Cheese... we test a new Rock Cookbook]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-02/limp-brisket-fleetwood-mac-cheese-we-test-a-new-rock-cookbook Thu, 02 Nov 2017 14:52:00 +0000 The Dark Side Of The Spoon is the perfect, pun-laden cookbook for the rock fan in your life. But are the recipes any good? We find out... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/56705295-2b81-4198-a1d2-b02525bf480e <![CDATA[Tom Petty: October 20, 1950 – October 2, 2017]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-02/tom-petty-october-20-1950-october-2-2017 Thu, 02 Nov 2017 12:28:00 +0000 Tom Petty: October 20, 1950 – October 2, 2017 Classic Rock’s Jaan Uhelszki takes a personal look back at the life and times of one of the great American songwriters of the past 40 years. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a8318715-d7e5-4982-997c-bfa670e3bea4 <![CDATA[Why Vinyl Matters, by Lars Ulrich]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-01/why-vinyl-matters-by-lars-ulrich Wed, 01 Nov 2017 13:11:00 +0000 Why Vinyl Matters, by Lars Ulrich A new book gathers together testimonials from across the music world to explain one simple thing: Why Vinyl Matters. Here's Lars Ulrich's contribution... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/1c8cf06d-2979-42b4-b893-f3b13d374d13 <![CDATA[Dirty Deeds: an Interview with AC/DC expert Jesse Fink]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-11-01/dirty-deeds-an-interview-with-ac-dc-expert-jesse-fink Wed, 01 Nov 2017 11:11:00 +0000 Dirty Deeds: an Interview with AC/DC expert Jesse Fink We talk with AC/DC aficionado Jesse Fink to get the inside stories behind his revealing new book, Bon: The Last Highway. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/91cf7e5d-c799-4fa5-b822-e6b3b4d701b7