Classic Rock Latest Content Latest Classic Rock Content http://teamrock.com/classic-rock Sun, 23 Jul 2017 03:41:49 +0100 <![CDATA[The best new rock albums you can buy this week]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-21/the-best-new-rock-albums-you-can-buy-this-week-21-jul Fri, 21 Jul 2017 15:12:00 +0100 The best new rock albums you can buy this week Marillion, Chris Robinson Brotherhood and The Tangent are among the best new rock album releases you can check out this week. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c101e396-bf1f-49b9-afa9-dff37f4f29f5 <![CDATA[Black Star Riders, Roger Waters and More: Vote for your Track Of The Week]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-21/black-star-riders-roger-waters-and-more-vote-for-your-track-of-the-week Fri, 21 Jul 2017 14:33:00 +0100 Black Star Riders, Roger Waters and More: Vote for your Track Of The Week This week's candidates for today's Best Song In The World Right Now have been rounded up and are ready to rumble. Place your vote now! http://assets.teamrock.com/image/96d569b5-f489-4ef6-a126-0251ec55762f <![CDATA[Playlist: 10 Mindblowing Tracks From Santana's First Three Albums]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-20/playlist-10-mindblowing-tracks-from-santanas-first-three-albums Thu, 20 Jul 2017 16:15:00 +0100 Playlist: 10 Mindblowing Tracks From Santana's First Three Albums 10 early career highlights from theologically-inclined guitar master Carlos Santana http://assets.teamrock.com/image/ca6265c1-4254-4eb3-b48d-c017ab4596eb <![CDATA[Queen and Led Zeppelin star in the new issue of Classic Rock, out now!]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-20/queen-and-led-zeppelin-star-in-the-new-issue-of-classic-rock-out-now Thu, 20 Jul 2017 12:34:00 +0100 Queen and Led Zeppelin star in the new issue of Classic Rock, out now! The new issue of Classic Rock Magazine also features Foreigner, Cheap Trick, Styx, Necromandus, a FREE CD and much more besides... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/7f1327c4-1d52-48bf-ab17-1c80ed81cd31 <![CDATA[Watch kids react to Motley Crue videos]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-19/watch-kids-react-to-motley-crue-videos Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:55:00 +0100 Watch kids react to Motley Crue videos The ever-expanding web series in which innocent children are subjected to an ever-growing list of rock acts subjects its participants to some of Motley Crue's video highlights http://assets.teamrock.com/image/49909342-7085-43b5-bc93-98338100ad55 <![CDATA[Peter Perrett: "Music is less dangerous to your health than other escapes"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-19/peter-perrett-music-is-less-dangerous-to-your-health-than-other-escapes Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:43:00 +0100 Peter Perrett: "Music is less dangerous to your health than other escapes" The former Only Ones frontman returns with his first record in 16 years, knowing he’s lucky to still be alive. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f3f8dffd-bf47-4f97-86a1-597785c0355d <![CDATA[Rex Brown: "I had to go back and do something that made me happy"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-19/rex-brown-i-had-to-go-back-and-do-something-that-made-me-happy Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:33:00 +0100 Rex Brown: "I had to go back and do something that made me happy" With his first, “not metal” solo album, he hopes he can finally shake off the 'ex-Pantera bassist' tag. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/673391ef-ebef-4a89-bdf4-ce73e6f86f92 <![CDATA[This new guitar is the ultimate commemoration of Dimebag Darrell]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-19/this-new-guitar-is-the-ultimate-commemoration-of-dimebag-darrell Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:21:00 +0100 This new guitar is the ultimate commemoration of Dimebag Darrell The USA Dimebag Commemorative ML is based on Dimebag’s original and is the ultimate commemoration of a true guitar legend. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/cf1d7c05-4b32-4c4a-adc8-34172ceb6737 <![CDATA[Getting the inside story behind Led Zeppelin's 'lost' film]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-19/getting-the-inside-story-behind-led-zeppelins-lost-film Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:13:00 +0100 Getting the inside story behind Led Zeppelin's 'lost' film Footage of band’s 1970 Bath Festival performance unearthed. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c0389863-5a6e-49fe-9ed7-ea79c43582af <![CDATA[Deep cuts: Riches from the rock underground]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-19/deep-cuts-riches-from-the-rock-underground-4 Wed, 19 Jul 2017 17:03:00 +0100 Deep cuts: Riches from the rock underground Power Of Zeus, The Gospel According To Zeus, 1970, Rare Earth Records, USA £140 is this month's musical buried treasure. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/4167e99c-5b7a-4a71-a2c3-0528d417918e <![CDATA[Amplifier: "As you get older, you realise music’s about having fun"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-19/amplifier-as-you-get-older-you-realise-musics-about-having-fun Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:58:00 +0100 Amplifier: "As you get older, you realise music’s about having fun" Sel Balamir’s experimental band return with a Faust-inspired album – and a desire to have a hell of a good time. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/81b511ab-55fd-4e14-b249-9c9ed555ee8e <![CDATA[Grindcore and weeping rockstars: Meet Koyo]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-19/grindcore-and-weeping-rockstars-meet-koyo Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:33:00 +0100 Grindcore and weeping rockstars: Meet Koyo Nu proggers with an eye on Led Zep, it was hearing Bowie cry that showed them the way. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/e8dba178-722b-4694-80fa-72c13d5e0b0b <![CDATA[Meet Shaman's Harvest: Soulful rockers on a mission to keep it real]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-19/meet-shamans-harvest-soulful-rockers-on-a-mission-to-keep-it-real Wed, 19 Jul 2017 16:14:00 +0100 Meet Shaman's Harvest: Soulful rockers on a mission to keep it real Shaman’s Harvest discuss taking your time, fixing cars and the power of an imperfect record. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/26e65abf-57b3-455a-95dc-1c8146ade089 <![CDATA[Don Dokken: "With Dokken it wasn’t tension, the problem was drug abuse"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-19/don-dokken-with-dokken-it-wasnt-tension-the-problem-was-drug-abuse Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:51:00 +0100 Don Dokken: "With Dokken it wasn’t tension, the problem was drug abuse" Don Dokken talks re-formation rumours and playing Ramblin’ Man. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a35b45c1-a7f1-43a6-b577-ad82acf08441 <![CDATA[Graham Bonnet: "You can all sing along – it’ll be karaoke time"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-19/graham-bonnet-you-can-all-sing-along-itll-be-karaoke-time Wed, 19 Jul 2017 15:18:00 +0100 Graham Bonnet: "You can all sing along – it’ll be karaoke time" The singer reveals all about his career-spanning shows and numerous side projects. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/12a6e227-e100-46de-827f-f7bffd7c08b6 <![CDATA[Mike Portnoy shares his thoughts on some of life's toughest questions]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-19/mike-portnoy-shares-his-thoughts-on-some-of-lifes-toughest-questions Wed, 19 Jul 2017 12:05:00 +0100 Mike Portnoy shares his thoughts on some of life's toughest questions Mike Portnoy on his former band Dream Theater, regret, alcoholism, and choosing between Rush and Macca. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/ba3cf32b-b2e1-466d-9f9c-7eb667a1da06 <![CDATA[Heavy Rotation: What Classic Rock have been listening to this month]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-19/heavy-rotation-what-classic-rock-have-been-listening-to-this-month-6 Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:58:00 +0100 Heavy Rotation: What Classic Rock have been listening to this month Alice Cooper, Robin Trower and Steven Wilson are among Classic Rock's most-spun this month. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b91c8e8e-a55f-4ca6-aa2f-49d9532ad988 <![CDATA[Buyer's Guide: How to buy the best of Saxon]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-19/buyers-guide-how-to-buy-the-best-of-saxon Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:39:00 +0100 Buyer's Guide: How to buy the best of Saxon They might not be as big or as famous as some of their peers, but they have recorded some of heavy metal’s defining albums. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/59610ea5-966c-4890-8c7a-fd09ea91c7a5 <![CDATA[Fish looks back on Misplaced Childhood and Marillion's commercial peak]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-18/fish-looks-back-on-misplaced-childhood-and-marillions-commercial-peak Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:53:00 +0100 Fish looks back on Misplaced Childhood and Marillion's commercial peak As Misplaced Childhood gets a deluxe edition, Marillion’s former frontman recounts the album's success. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a9051616-98af-49fb-b04f-ff2784f1d926 <![CDATA[Six things you need to know about Kenny Wayne Shepherd]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-18/six-things-you-need-to-know-about-kenny-wayne-shepherd Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:18:00 +0100 Six things you need to know about Kenny Wayne Shepherd It’s a “fantastic time” to have the blues. So says the musician who helped bring the genre into the present. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d579c19d-0765-4e1b-bcbd-d868a19ac388 <![CDATA[What's it like when your first gig is with Guns N' Roses? Ask Secret Saints]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-18/whats-it-like-when-your-first-gig-is-with-guns-n-roses-ask-secret-saints Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:16:00 +0100 What's it like when your first gig is with Guns N' Roses? Ask Secret Saints When Guns N' Roses played Tel Aviv's Yarkon Park at the weekend, Israeli band Secret Saints were the support act... and it was their very first show http://assets.teamrock.com/image/83c90191-bee6-4695-bd89-304b542b69e4 <![CDATA[The story behind the song: Follow You Follow Me by Genesis]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-18/the-story-behind-the-song-follow-you-follow-me-by-genesis Tue, 18 Jul 2017 17:03:00 +0100 The story behind the song: Follow You Follow Me by Genesis Their first single since becoming a three-piece, a savvy change of tack from complex prog epics to a concise four-minute ‘pop’ song, it was a Top 10 hit and opened the door to megastardom. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/fbcc95fe-7469-43e3-a2c1-b34034f48422 <![CDATA[How Welshy Arms' Legendary became the surprise gospel rock hit of the summer]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-18/how-welshy-arms-legendary-became-the-surprise-gospel-rock-hit-of-the-summer Tue, 18 Jul 2017 15:35:00 +0100 How Welshy Arms' Legendary became the surprise gospel rock hit of the summer Cleveland's Welshy Arms were named after a Saturday Night Live sketch. Now they're getting police escorts around Los Angeles. Confused? Read on... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/7f280366-e31c-448e-bf2b-8cd9d0761c91 <![CDATA[An Englishman in New York: How Mick Jones created Foreigner]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-18/an-englishman-in-new-york-how-mick-jones-created-foreigner Tue, 18 Jul 2017 09:19:00 +0100 An Englishman in New York: How Mick Jones created Foreigner In an exclusive extract from his new autobiography, Mick Jones tells the story of how he went from Reading via France to the USA, where he put together a new band called Foreigner. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/29e2dab3-dc99-46ec-bfba-572325a9d9f8 <![CDATA[How did everything go so wrong for Necromandus?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-18/how-did-everything-go-so-wrong-for-necromandus Tue, 18 Jul 2017 08:26:00 +0100 How did everything go so wrong for Necromandus? They had a genius guitarist, Sabbath’s blessing and Tony Iommi as manager. So how did it all go so wrong for Necromandus? And why is it finally coming together some 45 years later? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/82bab4cd-f457-4712-a598-5ab357bba768 <![CDATA[The gospel according to John Lydon]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-17/the-gospel-according-to-john-lydon Mon, 17 Jul 2017 17:10:00 +0100 The gospel according to John Lydon Never trust the music industry or nuns. Question everything. Religion is pollution. You don’t have to hate your bandmates. These and more help shape the former Sex Pistol’s world view. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d3249f65-11fc-4cbc-ab40-425e604b9429 <![CDATA[Are A Thousand Horses about to become the world's biggest Southern rock band?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-17/are-a-thousand-horses-about-to-become-the-worlds-biggest-southern-rock-band Mon, 17 Jul 2017 16:47:00 +0100 Are A Thousand Horses about to become the world's biggest Southern rock band? With high-flying connections and music that’s a blend of classic rock, country and contemporary flair, A Thousand Horses are hoping to follow in the footsteps of southern rock royalty. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f388cde4-14ec-4164-a0d2-07a0c48a1f1b <![CDATA[Accept's Wolf Hoffman: 'Nobody knew how long this could go on for']]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-17/accepts-wolf-hoffman-nobody-knew-how-long-this-could-go-on-for Mon, 17 Jul 2017 14:09:00 +0100 Accept's Wolf Hoffman: 'Nobody knew how long this could go on for' Exclusive video: Accept guitarist Wolf Hoffman reflects on the band's international breakthrough and career longevity http://assets.teamrock.com/image/df103f51-530b-4225-9854-fa3f54c98d65 <![CDATA[The mid-year preview: The albums we can't wait to hear in 2017]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-17/the-mid-year-preview-the-albums-we-cant-wait-to-hear-in-2017 Mon, 17 Jul 2017 13:44:00 +0100 The mid-year preview: The albums we can't wait to hear in 2017 There have already been some classic rock albums this year but, as a wise man once said, you ain’t seen nothing yet. We look ahead to the records we’re eagerly anticipating… http://assets.teamrock.com/image/e8dd856b-c038-4882-ae43-76b89bd1766a <![CDATA[How Presence pulled Led Zeppelin back from the brink of crisis]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-14/how-presence-pulled-led-zeppelin-back-from-the-brink-of-crisis Fri, 14 Jul 2017 17:17:00 +0100 How Presence pulled Led Zeppelin back from the brink of crisis In August 1975, Led Zep were about to begin another huge US tour – then disaster struck. But out of the wreckage climbed Presence, an an album Jimmy Page rates as one of their best. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/5e5439b9-1155-4264-bd51-ec4598f9dd17 <![CDATA[L.A. Guns, The Struts, Deap Vally and more: vote for your Track Of The Week]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-14/l-a-guns-the-struts-deap-vally-and-more-vote-for-your-track-of-the-week Fri, 14 Jul 2017 17:10:00 +0100 L.A. Guns, The Struts, Deap Vally and more: vote for your Track Of The Week We've listened to every song released in the world this week, and these are the best eight, according to science http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c64af7a4-251d-423e-b4c7-4144c0d03937 <![CDATA[The best new rock albums you can buy this week]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-14/the-best-new-rock-albums-you-can-buy-this-week-14-july Fri, 14 Jul 2017 11:59:00 +0100 The best new rock albums you can buy this week Status Quo, The Beach Boys and Nick Lowe are among the best new rock album releases you can buy this week. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/5119f0a2-0bfa-4e64-b9bd-7f71543df3eb <![CDATA[Here’s what YOU voted the Albums of 2017 so far…]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-13/heres-what-you-voted-the-albums-of-2017-so-far Thu, 13 Jul 2017 19:08:00 +0100 Here’s what YOU voted the Albums of 2017 so far… The albums you voted the best 20 of 2017 so far. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/668a73b2-70e6-4edc-89a1-ede8fe257f96 <![CDATA[News Of The World: How Queen rose from the ashes]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-13/news-of-the-world-how-queen-rose-from-the-ashes Thu, 13 Jul 2017 17:10:00 +0100 News Of The World: How Queen rose from the ashes In the autumn of 1977, it looked as if Queen’s reign might be over. Instead the band rose to the challenge, hit back with the globally successful News Of The World album and ruled once more http://assets.teamrock.com/image/fd6731ab-45ef-432a-b384-959f767e330d <![CDATA[Mission accomplished: The story behind Styx's shock new album]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-12/mission-accomplished-the-story-behind-styxs-shock-new-album Wed, 12 Jul 2017 16:13:00 +0100 Mission accomplished: The story behind Styx's shock new album After 14 years on the road and without releasing a new album, Styx shocked fans by releasing one out of the blue. Even more shocking is that The Mission is damn good. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/fa33350b-3826-4b72-8cab-7cc33d66c71b <![CDATA[We took Biters record shopping and here's what happened]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-12/we-took-biters-record-shopping-and-heres-what-happened Wed, 12 Jul 2017 15:44:00 +0100 We took Biters record shopping and here's what happened One band, one record store, £50: What did Biters pick up from their Record Store Challenge? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/063e15d5-6160-495e-b363-024cd5686f72 <![CDATA[Brother O' Brother - the latest reason why blues rock has a glistening future]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-10/brother-o-brother-the-latest-reason-why-blues-rock-has-a-glistening-future Mon, 10 Jul 2017 13:55:00 +0100 Brother O' Brother - the latest reason why blues rock has a glistening future Just another blues rock two-piece? Think again: Brother O' Brother's Sunshine is a riot of glam-rock riffs and righteous gospel fervour http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b0454334-a222-4310-a2ed-6c293425a120 <![CDATA[Tracks Of The Week: new music from The Cadillac Three, Ryan Hamilton and more]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-07/tracks-of-the-week-67 Fri, 07 Jul 2017 14:46:00 +0100 Tracks Of The Week: new music from The Cadillac Three, Ryan Hamilton and more Step this way folks for delicious new music from Classic Rock's Tracks Of The Week, featuring excellent new bands as well as familiar faces. But which is the tastiest? You decide... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/e06dbbd5-b35e-41f7-8d1f-4b92b9d922e7 <![CDATA[The Story Behind The Album: The Grand Illusion - Styx]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-07/the-story-behind-the-album-the-grand-illusion-styx Fri, 07 Jul 2017 12:10:00 +0100 The Story Behind The Album: The Grand Illusion - Styx Seven was the lucky number for the Chicagoan pomp masters, as their seventh album hit the shelves in 1977. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a5269621-ffa8-4437-9aee-16b45d21f318 <![CDATA[Vote for your favourite rock album of 2017 so far]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-07-06/vote-for-your-favourite-rock-album-of-2017-so-far Thu, 06 Jul 2017 15:33:00 +0100 Vote for your favourite rock album of 2017 so far Have your say: what's your favourite album of the year so far? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/7ec57e59-e17d-401f-9c73-f6e441d2052b