Classic Rock Latest Content Latest Classic Rock Content http://teamrock.com/classic-rock Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:28:01 +0100 <![CDATA[Meet MixedUpEverything, four young Aussie brothers taking the web by storm]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-20/meet-mixedupeverything-four-young-aussie-brothers-taking-the-web-by-storm Wed, 20 Sep 2017 12:44:00 +0100 Meet MixedUpEverything, four young Aussie brothers taking the web by storm Melbourne-based four piece MixedUpEverything are becoming YouTube stars with their cover versions of Metallica and more... but there's more to the band than other peoples' songs http://assets.teamrock.com/image/fe7eddb7-6fbe-4ad0-97f6-5ff1cf5eea57 <![CDATA[How I Stole Gram Parsons’ Body]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-19/how-i-stole-gram-parsons-body Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:05:00 +0100 How I Stole Gram Parsons’ Body The strange theft of Gram Parson’s corpse – told by the people who were there. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/54dae038-2551-4551-9da7-5606afe1936b <![CDATA[Tracks Of The Week: new music and videos from Marilyn Manson, Europe and more]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-15/tracks-of-the-week-69 Fri, 15 Sep 2017 15:50:00 +0100 Tracks Of The Week: new music and videos from Marilyn Manson, Europe and more Good day, oh people of rock, it's time for another round of Classic Rock's Tracks of the Week! You know what to do: listen in, soak it up, judge accordingly then vote for your favourite... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/34c9826b-99e3-4a86-a188-5fbdbfb3045c <![CDATA[The return of The Professionals, the ultimate punk supergroup]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-14/the-return-of-the-professionals-the-ultimate-punk-supergroup Thu, 14 Sep 2017 18:00:00 +0100 The return of The Professionals, the ultimate punk supergroup Hear the first song from the new album by The Professionals, which features former Sex Pistols Paul Cook and Steve Jones, plus Duff McKagan, Phil Collen, Billy Duffy and more... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c8ced846-ad14-4046-9605-f5469c6b5fb6 <![CDATA[The Classic Rock Annual: 12 Months of the very best High Voltage Rock'N'Roll]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-13/the-classic-rock-annual-12-months-of-the-very-best-high-voltage-rocknroll Wed, 13 Sep 2017 12:14:00 +0100 The Classic Rock Annual: 12 Months of the very best High Voltage Rock'N'Roll Highlights from 12 months of Classic Rock, including Pink Floyd, The Who, Queen, Aerosmith, Jethro Tull, AC/DC, Deep Purple, Dream Theater, Steely Dan and much more besides... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/0cae7f07-fb4a-41f7-91b7-8d5a4ec54e93 <![CDATA[The Clash Albums Ranked From Worst To Best – The Ultimate Guide]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-12/the-clash-albums-ranked-from-worst-to-best Tue, 12 Sep 2017 19:18:00 +0100 The Clash Albums Ranked From Worst To Best – The Ultimate Guide Want to know the best albums by The Clash? And the worst? Here is the ultimate guide… http://assets.teamrock.com/image/3a379af2-b753-4614-aef6-56f3780c15fd <![CDATA[The Jeff Beck Group: The Story Of Truth]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-12/the-jeff-beck-group-the-whole-truth Tue, 12 Sep 2017 16:19:00 +0100 The Jeff Beck Group: The Story Of Truth In the late 60s, Yardbirds alumnus Jeff Beck formed The Jeff Beck Group. Here's the remarkable story of the making Of Truth, their debut album http://assets.teamrock.com/image/bca33ad4-8295-47a7-a024-993da8945229 <![CDATA[Exclusive: Black Country Communion star in the new Classic Rock - Out Now!]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-12/exclusive-black-country-communion-star-in-the-new-classic-rock-out-now Tue, 12 Sep 2017 11:17:00 +0100 Exclusive: Black Country Communion star in the new Classic Rock - Out Now! Classic Rock 241 features the confessions of reunited supergroup Black Country Communion and an exclusive 'Best Of' CD, plus Scorpions, Motorhead, T.Rex, Michael Monroe and much more... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b1fc74d4-3e7d-40df-995a-3b2fbf93a703 <![CDATA[T.Rex: The stories behind The Slider and Tanx]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-11/t-rex-the-stories-behind-the-slider-and-tanx Mon, 11 Sep 2017 19:00:00 +0100 T.Rex: The stories behind The Slider and Tanx Put a rock star under enough pressure and they’ll crumble or create diamonds. Producer Tony Visconti recalls his time in the studio with Marc Bolan and T.Rex, recording The Slider and Tanx. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/ea9e430e-22ad-44ac-b516-4de35267cf59 <![CDATA[Homelessness, hellraising and Hanoi Rocks: Michael Monroe's rollercoaster career]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-11/homelessness-hellraising-and-hanoi-rocks-michael-monroes-rollercoaster-career Mon, 11 Sep 2017 10:00:00 +0100 Homelessness, hellraising and Hanoi Rocks: Michael Monroe's rollercoaster career Hanoi Rocks' Michael Monroe joins us to look back on a career which has taken him from the highest of highs to the lowest of lows. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/1a904c50-e615-429e-b4c8-a3eec1a51bab <![CDATA[Is it time for Gun to make it big again?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-10/is-it-time-for-gun-to-make-it-big-again Sun, 10 Sep 2017 14:00:00 +0100 Is it time for Gun to make it big again? Right from the off, in ’89, Gun were thrust into the big time: appearing on Top Of The Pops, supporting the Stones… Now, with a new album out, they’re hoping to get back there. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/3b25aea0-0014-4cb9-a458-0549c8eef639 <![CDATA[Steven Van Zandt: "Rock'n'roll is my religion"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-10/steven-van-zandt-rocknroll-is-my-religion Sun, 10 Sep 2017 13:00:00 +0100 Steven Van Zandt: "Rock'n'roll is my religion" Guitarist with Springsteen’s E Street band, leader of his own band, label owner, actor (Silvio Dante in The Sopranos), radio host… And there’s a lot more to Steven Van Zandt than that. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/11a95bbb-7676-449f-a28a-485e5fb0c759 <![CDATA[Tracks Of The Week: new music from Foo Fighters, Robert Plant and more...]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-08/tracks-of-the-week-68 Fri, 08 Sep 2017 16:23:00 +0100 Tracks Of The Week: new music from Foo Fighters, Robert Plant and more... Get that Friday feeling with Classic Rock's Tracks Of The Week – a delectable tasting platter of new rock'n'roll. Which one's the best? Only you can decide, by voting at the foot of this page http://assets.teamrock.com/image/632b13fb-77b9-4b52-ac78-a17cdd98abc4 <![CDATA[Orange Goblin’s Ben Ward: "I fell into the crowd and pierced a hole in my arse"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-08/orange-goblins-ben-ward-i-fell-into-the-crowd-and-pierced-a-hole-in-my-arse Fri, 08 Sep 2017 15:00:00 +0100 Orange Goblin’s Ben Ward: "I fell into the crowd and pierced a hole in my arse" Orange Goblin’s Ben Ward on being a pro footballer, a boozy past and being “a horrible bastard” at times. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/1a954920-cf8e-46b3-8ce2-20867e829291 <![CDATA[The Best Rock Albums Out This Week - including Gregg Allman, Lionize & more]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-08/the-best-new-rock-albums-out-this-week-including-gregg-allman-lionize-more Fri, 08 Sep 2017 12:33:00 +0100 New releases out this week include prime cuts from Neil Young, Death From Above, The Quireboys, The Dream Syndicate, Threshold and more... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/47dc752f-12dd-48d7-a53d-2dbf90e26379 <![CDATA[We went record shopping with The Darkness and this is what happened]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-08/we-went-record-shopping-with-the-darkness-and-this-is-what-happened Fri, 08 Sep 2017 12:00:00 +0100 We went record shopping with The Darkness and this is what happened One record store, one band and £50: what could go wrong? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/bcc7d796-f732-4190-a500-2d6e5e80ff52 <![CDATA[Black Country Communion: "If I wasn’t in this band, I'd want to be in this band"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-08/black-country-communion-if-i-wasnt-in-this-band-id-want-to-be-in-this-band Fri, 08 Sep 2017 10:00:00 +0100 Black Country Communion: "If I wasn’t in this band, I'd want to be in this band" They were a supergroup with the world at their feet, but they let their world implode. After a “long hiatus”, Black Country Communion are back, with a new album and a brand new perspective. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/aaf7242a-6893-4331-81a1-40a33db9571d <![CDATA[Stone Temple Pilots: "We wanted to make an indelible mark on the face of music"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-07/stone-temple-pilots-we-wanted-to-make-an-indelible-mark-on-the-face-of-music Thu, 07 Sep 2017 20:00:00 +0100 Stone Temple Pilots: "We wanted to make an indelible mark on the face of music" Right from when Stone Temple Pilots began, they were pilloried like no other band before or since. They became one of the great groups of the 90s, but those wounds never fully healed. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/65bebd05-624f-4674-8ab1-9af35a5e3a58 <![CDATA[Suck The Honey: 'The goal is to pass out or throw up by the last tune']]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-07/suck-the-honey-the-goal-is-to-pass-out-or-or-throw-up-by-the-last-tune Thu, 07 Sep 2017 13:29:00 +0100 Suck The Honey: 'The goal is to pass out or throw up by the last tune' Cincinnati duo Suck The Honey's debut album All Hail Having Failed is an atmospheric collection of intense, snarling rockers and melancholy, terrifying ballads http://assets.teamrock.com/image/91c63910-35d9-4842-ad8b-a27fe1c7e0c4 <![CDATA[The Kentucky Headhunters preview their 2017 UK dates]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-07/the-kentucky-headhunters-preview-their-2017-uk-dates Thu, 07 Sep 2017 12:00:00 +0100 The Kentucky Headhunters preview their 2017 UK dates After their belated first UK visit last year, they’re back in October. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/331761ec-029b-4b56-b4e4-198f3721273b <![CDATA[Breaking bad: George Thorogood looks back over a tumultuous career]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-07/breaking-bad-george-thorogood-looks-back-over-a-tumultuous-career Thu, 07 Sep 2017 10:00:00 +0100 Breaking bad: George Thorogood looks back over a tumultuous career Bad To The Bone made George Thorogood and his Destroyers stars in the MTV age. Now back with a new solo album, the bluesman looks back on the highs and lows. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/149de23b-b3f4-48f3-a176-ea2f33a6b5eb <![CDATA[The Story Behind The Song: Ace Of Spades by Motorhead]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/the-story-behind-the-song-ace-of-spades-by-motorhead Wed, 06 Sep 2017 20:00:00 +0100 The Story Behind The Song: Ace Of Spades by Motorhead It’s one of the instantly recognisable all-time classic tracks of heavy rock and Motörhead’s signature tune. But how did Motorhead classic Ace Of Spades come about? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/81584da2-4afe-40d1-9f21-da4add747dd7 <![CDATA[Sparks on their upcoming dates: "There'll be no props - just pure showmanship"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/sparks-on-their-upcoming-dates-therell-be-no-props-just-pure-showmanship Wed, 06 Sep 2017 19:00:00 +0100 Sparks on their upcoming dates: "There'll be no props - just pure showmanship" The art-pop veterans, with “a really exciting band”, tour the UK in September. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/2b1532e5-4e11-4601-8b37-deba399ffe97 <![CDATA[Prophets Of Rage: "We’re part of the resistance – sonic, cultural and political"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/prophets-of-rage-were-part-of-the-resistance-sonic-cultural-and-political Wed, 06 Sep 2017 16:00:00 +0100 Prophets Of Rage: "We’re part of the resistance – sonic, cultural and political" Combining the talents of RATM, Cypress Hill and Public Enemy, rock-rap supergroup Prophets Of Rage tell us why it’ll take a nation of millions to hold them back. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/35cd2476-a16a-498c-865d-76494b515808 <![CDATA[Rock School kids recreate Van Halen's Runnin' With The Devil]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/rock-school-kids-recreate-van-halens-runnin-with-the-devil Wed, 06 Sep 2017 12:50:00 +0100 Rock School kids recreate Van Halen's Runnin' With The Devil Students from Los Rios Rock School in Los Angeles go to Hollywood's Sunset Sound Studios to create a near-perfect copy of Van Halen's classic Runnin' With The Devil http://assets.teamrock.com/image/55911a04-854e-4eff-9216-3e3d4e760f3c <![CDATA[The 10 Best Queen Songs, by The Struts' Luke Spiller]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/the-10-best-queen-songs-by-the-struts-luke-spiller Wed, 06 Sep 2017 10:56:00 +0100 The 10 Best Queen Songs, by The Struts' Luke Spiller Struts' frontman and Queen aficionado Luke Spiller picks his 10 favourite tracks by Freddie Mercury and Co. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c1e7f35e-fd5e-464a-bfcf-9a1fe522813d <![CDATA[Meet The Shelters, Tom Petty-approved rock'n'roll]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/meet-the-shelters-tom-petty-approved-rocknroll Wed, 06 Sep 2017 10:30:00 +0100 Meet The Shelters, Tom Petty-approved rock'n'roll Being helped by a major rock star has brought American quartet The Shelters big expectations, but they’re up for the fight. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/540d5e3f-2dd4-494c-96a2-ed83bee8daa6 <![CDATA[The Scorpions: Don't quit while you're ahead]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/the-scorpions-dont-quit-while-youre-ahead Wed, 06 Sep 2017 10:00:00 +0100 The Scorpions: Don't quit while you're ahead As farewells go, the one the Scorpions continue to take since they announced their retirement is a long one. But why park the car when the ride is still thrilling and the bodies still willing? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/5c634d72-5938-45c1-a5fb-f4ed95551d6b <![CDATA[Tigertailz: "I think Pepsi would have admired our persistence"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/tigertailz-i-think-pepsi-would-have-admired-our-persistence Wed, 06 Sep 2017 08:00:00 +0100 Tigertailz: "I think Pepsi would have admired our persistence" There’ll be plenty of oldies and nostalgia at the Tigertailz special gig in Nottingham - they join us to tell us more. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/a1cdb7cd-0eb5-48e4-9506-2048a6e44cd9 <![CDATA[Looking for a guitar that’s a bit special? Try this PRS custom Super Eagle II]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-06/looking-for-a-guitar-thats-a-bit-special-try-this-prs-custom-super-eagle-ii Wed, 06 Sep 2017 08:00:00 +0100 Looking for a guitar that’s a bit special? Try this PRS custom Super Eagle II Introducing the Super Eagle II, the PRS custom of which only 120 have been made. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/448edbd2-b97e-4dd3-b7e5-f0b276f18d35 <![CDATA[Will Chris Hillman's new album be his last?]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-05/will-chris-hillmans-new-album-be-his-last Tue, 05 Sep 2017 16:00:00 +0100 Will Chris Hillman's new album be his last? The former Byrd returns with a new album, with a little help from famous friends, that he says could be his final chapter. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/484ace61-4035-4530-9a58-a4125a0f31fe <![CDATA[Meet Wayward Sons: "Rock is dead? Absolute load of balls. Total toss"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-05/meet-wayward-sons-rock-is-dead-absolute-load-of-balls-total-toss Tue, 05 Sep 2017 13:00:00 +0100 Meet Wayward Sons: "Rock is dead? Absolute load of balls. Total toss" Toby Jepson’s rockers Wayward Sons emerge with a forthright album – and a message for Gene Simmons. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/32783b43-6aab-4219-9a8c-e86bf3b1ff87 <![CDATA[Prog veterans focus preview their set at Hard Rock Hell 2017]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-05/prog-veterans-focus-preview-their-set-at-hard-rock-hell-2017 Tue, 05 Sep 2017 13:00:00 +0100 Prog veterans focus preview their set at Hard Rock Hell 2017 The prog veterans will be rounding off 2017 at Hard Rock Hell Prog – they join us for a chat to tell us more. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/24c2ae7c-feaf-4d41-b641-2725fdf34c91 <![CDATA[Six things you need to know about Lionize]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-05/six-things-you-need-to-know-about-lionize Tue, 05 Sep 2017 12:00:00 +0100 Six things you need to know about Lionize They like sci-fi, they’re a rock’roll band with reggae cred, and they hope new album Nuclear Soul will make them less niche. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/3f910c56-bcba-4e5a-a796-1245fa427035 <![CDATA[Joe Strummer: The Struggle after The Clash]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-04/joe-strummer-the-struggle-after-the-clash Mon, 04 Sep 2017 20:00:00 +0100 Joe Strummer: The Struggle after The Clash Before his death, Joe Strummer could hardly get arrested. Afterwards, he was feted as a rock icon. This is the inside story of the solo years struggle of a punk rock warlord http://assets.teamrock.com/image/9562e94a-954f-4c08-ad65-52a64612418b <![CDATA[Third Eye Blind: "Forget the post-grunge death cult, we had a rage to live"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-04/third-eye-blind-forget-the-post-grunge-death-cult-we-had-a-rage-to-live Mon, 04 Sep 2017 18:00:00 +0100 Third Eye Blind: "Forget the post-grunge death cult, we had a rage to live" Ahead of their UK tour dates, the band’s frontman talks about image problems, politics and f**king things up. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/4a431de5-d184-4d34-a1f1-644388d3539b <![CDATA[William Shatner: space explorer and progressive rock's unlikeliest star]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-04/william-shatner Mon, 04 Sep 2017 17:00:00 +0100 William Shatner: space explorer and progressive rock's unlikeliest star Prog: the final frontier. The culmination of one man's 45-year mission to merge music and drama. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/fb1c2433-f954-4d94-9024-06d19124f955 <![CDATA[The Pineapple Thief head back into The Wilderness]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-04/the-pineapple-thief-head-back-into-the-wilderness Mon, 04 Sep 2017 15:00:00 +0100 The Pineapple Thief head back into The Wilderness We catch up with The Pineapple Thief ahead of their dates to promote Your Wilderness. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/1f94ec8b-7f3e-4899-985f-9b40c3290647 <![CDATA[Glen Campbell: April 22, 1936 – August 8, 2017]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-04/glen-campbell-april-22-1936-august-8-2017 Mon, 04 Sep 2017 11:00:00 +0100 Glen Campbell: April 22, 1936 – August 8, 2017 Paying tribute to country rock legend Glen Campbell. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/49e6360e-8955-48bd-9dfd-85779a77ac8c <![CDATA[Interview: Duff McKagan on sobriety, Velvet Revolver and Chinese Democracy]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2017-09-03/q-a-duff-mckagan-september-2009 Sun, 03 Sep 2017 17:00:00 +0100 Interview: Duff McKagan on sobriety, Velvet Revolver and Chinese Democracy In 2009, the sobered-up Guns N' Roses veteran spoke to Classic Rock from a position of domestic bliss and reduced drama, while promoting a new Loaded album http://assets.teamrock.com/image/60226493-fc77-453b-bf74-cc2973e5d426