Classic Rock Latest Content Latest Classic Rock Content http://teamrock.com/classic-rock Sat, 24 Feb 2018 22:13:57 +0000 <![CDATA[Tracks Of The Week: new music from The Temperance Movement, Black Moth and more]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-23/tracks-of-the-week-86 Fri, 23 Feb 2018 15:48:00 +0000 Tracks Of The Week: new music from The Temperance Movement, Black Moth and more It's time for Classic Rock's weekly fiesta of new tunes and videos from across the rock'n'roll spectrum. We hope you enjoy listening as much as we did compiling! http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d59f9b87-3677-416e-9603-9ff166fb47b1 <![CDATA[The story of Donald Trump, $250,000, and the all-girl metal band]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-23/the-story-of-donald-trump-250-000-and-the-all-girl-metal-band Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:55:00 +0000 The story of Donald Trump, $250,000, and the all-girl metal band How LA hair metallers Precious Metal got Donald Trump to be in a video... and how it all went wrong http://assets.teamrock.com/image/6bdb7f13-5eba-443e-a715-a1e7e081a7bb <![CDATA[Listen to the high-octane new album by Thundermother]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-23/listen-to-the-high-octane-new-album-by-thundermother Fri, 23 Feb 2018 10:59:00 +0000 Listen to the high-octane new album by Thundermother Swedish rockers Thundermother are back with a new line-up, a new album, and a new sense of purpose... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f46c0b92-71c2-4d6f-81aa-b6ecf259a77a <![CDATA[Bob Harris on Marc Bolan, David Bowie, Queen, Robert Plant and more...]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-23/bob-harris-on-marc-bolan-david-bowie-queen-robert-plant-and-more Fri, 23 Feb 2018 09:31:00 +0000 Bob Harris on Marc Bolan, David Bowie, Queen, Robert Plant and more... Old Grey Whistle Test presenter Bob Harris shared John Lennon’s life-changing news and helped kick-start Rick Wakeman’s heart. And that's not all... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/450baab9-bb35-42a6-b928-16c68ac6fb25 <![CDATA[Interview: Doro, the Queen Of Metal]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-22/interview-doro-the-queen-of-metal Thu, 22 Feb 2018 12:12:00 +0000 Interview: Doro, the Queen Of Metal Doro talks being the boss, punks with guns, and battles with redneck promotors http://assets.teamrock.com/image/372d58d1-c8f8-4c6e-ac77-94a7a6a170ef <![CDATA[Candice Night: I would never try to fill Ian Gillan’s shoes]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-22/candice-night-i-would-never-try-to-fill-ian-gillans-shoes Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:15:00 +0000 Candice Night: I would never try to fill Ian Gillan’s shoes Blackmore's Night singer Candice Night on coping with stage fright, hair metal fashion, and Ritchie Blackmore's haunted clock http://assets.teamrock.com/image/cb241883-fd5b-4ca3-906a-39e5ad130e28 <![CDATA[Cheap Trick - Buyer's Guide]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-22/buyers-guide-cheap-trick Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:03:00 +0000 Cheap Trick - Buyer's Guide With their pair of pretty boys and a pair of geeks, and some glorious songs, Cheap Trick once ruled the pop-rock world. Our Buyer's Guide will acquaint you http://assets.teamrock.com/image/3aa1d97c-d032-4554-8715-864113cfad85 <![CDATA[Dizzy Reed: the 10 Records That Changed My Life]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-21/dizzy-reed-the-10-records-that-changed-my-life Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:59:00 +0000 Dizzy Reed: the 10 Records That Changed My Life Guns N' Roses' keyboard player Dizzy Reed reflects on 10 records that made a real difference in his life http://assets.teamrock.com/image/fb8d003a-f3a9-4bcc-8edb-7908300e3524 <![CDATA[Bob Seger interview: "I really hope I'm not done"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-20/bob-seger-interview-i-really-hope-im-not-done Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:20:00 +0000 Bob Seger interview: "I really hope I'm not done" Bob Seger talks about the back pain that could end his career, Donald Trump, and paying tribute to departed friends http://assets.teamrock.com/image/0454b549-04a4-4ae9-8450-f2287850335a <![CDATA[Meet Jennifer Batten, guitar hero]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-20/meet-jennifer-batten-guitar-hero Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:09:00 +0000 Meet Jennifer Batten, guitar hero The trailblazing guitarist has shared stages with Michael Jackson and played with rock royalty including Jeff Beck, provoking plenty of jealousy from her male counterparts along the way... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/10ef6f25-b423-4d8c-8651-6938833ec4b4 <![CDATA[Diamante releases Thelma And Louise-inspired video for Had Enough]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-20/diamante-releases-thelma-and-louise-inspired-video-for-had-enough Tue, 20 Feb 2018 12:55:00 +0000 Diamante releases Thelma And Louise-inspired video for Had Enough Los Angeles-based singer Diamante releases a video for Had Enough, a song with a message about social change http://assets.teamrock.com/image/9f15b85c-15a7-4812-9074-039bb07868bf <![CDATA[Girlschool's Enid Williams - 10 Records That Changed My Life]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-19/girlschools-enid-williams-the-10-records-that-changed-my-life Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:32:00 +0000 Girlschool's Enid Williams - 10 Records That Changed My Life Girlschool bassist Enid Williams picks 10 albums that have shone a light on her path through life as a musician http://assets.teamrock.com/image/9a89ec22-1a92-446a-bcbe-bf7e19b730d5 <![CDATA[Tracks Of The Week: new music and videos from Thunder, Royal Blood and more]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-16/tracks-of-the-week-85 Fri, 16 Feb 2018 15:04:00 +0000 Tracks Of The Week: new music and videos from Thunder, Royal Blood and more Time now for Classic Rock's round-up of the best new tunes and videos. We think they're all winners, but only one will actually emerge victorious – and it will be chosen by you... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/9c4990fa-3199-4c0d-9e2d-b7d8f32cb3c1 <![CDATA[The Top 10 Best Girlschool songs, as chosen by Lita Ford]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-16/the-top-10-best-girlschool-songs-as-chosen-by-lita-ford Fri, 16 Feb 2018 09:33:00 +0000 The Top 10 Best Girlschool songs, as chosen by Lita Ford The legendary Lita Ford picks 10 favourite tracks from Girlschool, a band she says "just get out there and rock their asses off!” http://assets.teamrock.com/image/65a94da5-de71-4134-98fb-c4195cd3f519 <![CDATA[Stevie Nicks: if this band hadn't made it big, we’d still be playing the clubs]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-15/stevie-nicks-if-this-band-hadnt-made-it-big-wed-still-be-playing-the-clubs Thu, 15 Feb 2018 16:42:00 +0000 Stevie Nicks: if this band hadn't made it big, we’d still be playing the clubs Interview: Fleetwood Mac legend Stevie Nicks on stepping away from the spotlight, juggling careers, and being born to entertain http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c881d9af-4d75-45a4-bf6e-abd639221db7 <![CDATA[Mina Caputo: "There are family members and friends I don’t talk to anymore"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-15/mina-caputo-there-are-family-members-and-friends-i-dont-talk-to-anymore Thu, 15 Feb 2018 10:10:00 +0000 Mina Caputo: "There are family members and friends I don’t talk to anymore" Interview: Life of Agony singer Mina Caputo on growing up in a hate-filled home, female oppression, and the dangers of touring http://assets.teamrock.com/image/8ef071f7-e1bf-4cf1-afe6-a7ac5f196fab <![CDATA[Imelda May on rebellion, growing up, and drinking with Jeff Beck]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-14/imelda-may-on-rebellion-growing-up-and-drinking-with-jeff-beck Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:28:00 +0000 Imelda May on rebellion, growing up, and drinking with Jeff Beck She sang with Ronnie Wood when she was 16. Now Imelda May is a star in her own right, and happy to explain why genitals aren't important when carving out a career in rock http://assets.teamrock.com/image/69f19b2a-2f53-4f3d-8808-0123bebd270f <![CDATA[How Van Halen's debut changed the game, by the guitarists it influenced]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-14/how-van-halens-debut-changed-the-game-by-the-guitarists-it-influenced Wed, 14 Feb 2018 13:05:00 +0000 How Van Halen's debut changed the game, by the guitarists it influenced Jason Becker, John 5, Alex Skolnick, Paul Gilbert, Bruce Kulick, Myles Kennedy and others look back at the astonishing impact of Van Halen's first album http://assets.teamrock.com/image/5fbcfa25-7baf-41f8-9ada-8c30da44ca77 <![CDATA[The story of Sister Rosetta Tharpe, founding mother of rock'n'roll]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-13/the-story-of-sister-rosetta-tharpe-founding-mother-of-rocknroll Tue, 13 Feb 2018 16:13:00 +0000 The story of Sister Rosetta Tharpe, founding mother of rock'n'roll Step back Chuck Berry, Elvis and the rest... and meet Sister Rosetta Tharpe, one of the founding mothers of rock'n'roll http://assets.teamrock.com/image/6cff0485-3957-4840-b6e5-56dfb7aaeead <![CDATA[She Rocks: meet the women who run rock'n'roll]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-13/she-rocks-meet-the-women-who-run-rocknroll Tue, 13 Feb 2018 14:33:00 +0000 She Rocks: meet the women who run rock'n'roll They run festivals, manage top bands and are generally the brains behind many of rock’s biggest stars. These are the women quietly running rock’n’roll http://assets.teamrock.com/image/5e45170b-e1be-44a5-8b1f-79c7e47cf986 <![CDATA[The 10 Best Suzi Quatro Songs, as chosen by The Amorettes]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-13/the-10-best-suzi-quatro-songs-as-chosen-by-the-amorettes Tue, 13 Feb 2018 12:14:00 +0000 The 10 Best Suzi Quatro Songs, as chosen by The Amorettes Gill Montgomery, guitarist and vocalist with The Amorettes, picks the 10 best songs by the original Queen Of Noise, Suzi Quatro http://assets.teamrock.com/image/092a0bea-d01d-473e-b243-bb5eb4f1803e <![CDATA[Story Behind Song: Blinded By The Light by Manfred Mann's Earth Band]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-12/story-behind-song-blinded-by-the-light-by-manfred-mann-s-earth-band Mon, 12 Feb 2018 13:00:00 +0000 Story Behind Song: Blinded By The Light by Manfred Mann's Earth Band Having made Dylan go pop in the 1960s, Manfred Mann did the same with Springsteen in the 70s http://assets.teamrock.com/image/3cc1699f-63e8-4428-a124-e434653478fd <![CDATA[Van Halen: a track-by-track guide to the album that saved rock'n'roll]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-10/van-halen-a-track-by-track-guide-to-the-album-that-saved-rocknroll Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:55:00 +0000 Van Halen: a track-by-track guide to the album that saved rock'n'roll Your handy guide to the Van Halen's debut album, a record that took just 35 minutes to change the way rock'n'roll was played... and may have saved it in the process http://assets.teamrock.com/image/0580136e-86e8-4365-ab1a-d0706cae27c8 <![CDATA[Tracks Of The Week: new music from Black Stone Cherry, Monster Magnet and more]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-09/tracks-of-the-week-84 Fri, 09 Feb 2018 15:33:00 +0000 Tracks Of The Week: new music from Black Stone Cherry, Monster Magnet and more Welcome to the latest edition of Classic Rock's Tracks Of The Week. We show you some of the best new tunes, from old and new faces alike, and you decide which is the best... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/d8c3c3ae-62ea-4a92-ae68-bb01950f47fd <![CDATA[The Story Behind The Song: Tina Turner's Nutbush City Limits]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-09/the-story-behind-the-song-tina-turners-nutbush-city-limits Fri, 09 Feb 2018 11:35:00 +0000 The Story Behind The Song: Tina Turner's Nutbush City Limits Suffering at the hands of an abusive husband, Tina Turner looked back to her childhood days for the lyrics to the song that was her declaration of artistic independence http://assets.teamrock.com/image/90f91b1a-c298-4413-b98d-f276ed789cd2 <![CDATA[Why The Texas Gentlemen could be your new favourite classic American band]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-08/5-things-we-learned-watching-the-texas-gentlemen Thu, 08 Feb 2018 12:57:00 +0000 Why The Texas Gentlemen could be your new favourite classic American band We catch up with superstar session men turned record makers and road warriors, The Texas Gentlemen, as they finish their debut UK tour in London http://assets.teamrock.com/image/fc010401-47d2-4619-b6f5-f45261131432 <![CDATA[Epica's Simone Simons: "I look like a lady, but I don’t always act like one"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-07/epicas-simone-simons-i-look-like-a-lady-but-i-dont-always-act-like-one Wed, 07 Feb 2018 12:28:00 +0000 Epica's Simone Simons: "I look like a lady, but I don’t always act like one" Interview: Epica singer Simone Simons talks sexism, dirty jokes, and why the term '‘female-fronted metal’ is totally outdated http://assets.teamrock.com/image/f3cd8f27-f190-43ea-a603-a9640bdd5ed3 <![CDATA[The 10 Best Girlschool Songs]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-07/the-10-best-girlschool-songs Wed, 07 Feb 2018 08:55:00 +0000 The 10 Best Girlschool Songs They rocked hard on record, caused mayhem with Motörhead on the road, and cared about only one thing: the music. Here's Girlschool's 10 Best songs http://assets.teamrock.com/image/07677da7-5d55-483c-947f-5d77efbc0d0e <![CDATA[Reaching for the real Chris Cornell]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-06/archive-the-real-chris-cornell Tue, 06 Feb 2018 17:02:00 +0000 Reaching for the real Chris Cornell We revisit a classic interview with Chris Cornell, conducted in LA in the summer of 1996 http://assets.teamrock.com/image/8d5f3c69-b823-4654-8090-2a0c2c553ea6 <![CDATA[Girlschool: "We weren’t trying to fit in with the guys, we were being ourselves"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-06/girlschool-we-werent-trying-to-fit-in-with-the-guys-we-were-being-ourselves Tue, 06 Feb 2018 16:53:00 +0000 Girlschool: "We weren’t trying to fit in with the guys, we were being ourselves" They rocked hard on record, caused mayhem with Motörhead on the road, and cared about only one thing: the music. Welcome to the world of Girlschool. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/1f6736f7-549a-44a8-ab6f-9f1be522e121 <![CDATA[Opinion: Why AC/DC should make an album with Axl Rose]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-06/opinion-why-ac-dc-should-make-an-album-with-axl-rose Tue, 06 Feb 2018 15:21:00 +0000 Opinion: Why AC/DC should make an album with Axl Rose There's rumours of AC/DC making one final album... with Axl Rose singing. Bring it on, says our man in the hard hat http://assets.teamrock.com/image/88e38da6-c5f2-458c-b2a1-1bc275d5a6e2 <![CDATA[Janis Joplin: hedonism, heroin, and a life of no half measures]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-06/janis-joplin-hard-living-hedonism-and-a-life-of-no-half-measures Tue, 06 Feb 2018 13:00:00 +0000 Janis Joplin: hedonism, heroin, and a life of no half measures Janis Joplin was the extraordinary singer who brought the Blues into the Summer Of Love, whose star shone brightly but briefly. And this is her story... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/b812f33b-0930-4685-85f1-6be725c46d99 <![CDATA[Are Guns N’ Roses making a new album? Some people think so...]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-05/are-guns-n-roses-making-a-new-album-some-people-think-so Mon, 05 Feb 2018 16:03:00 +0000 Are Guns N’ Roses making a new album? Some people think so... Who are the “permanent A list rock group” working with “one of the top five most famous producers of all time”? http://assets.teamrock.com/image/0c2cd9d1-2a6c-4cc8-9d41-20471aa80bc9 <![CDATA[The Top 10 Halestorm Songs, by Stone Broken's Robyn Haycock]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-05/the-top-10-halestorm-songs-by-stone-brokens-robyn-haycock Mon, 05 Feb 2018 11:43:00 +0000 The Top 10 Halestorm Songs, by Stone Broken's Robyn Haycock http://assets.teamrock.com/image/83d2cb25-8c9e-4bda-9c3e-5673d4f2c993 <![CDATA[Laura Jane Grace: I want music to have more diversity]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-03/laura-jane-grace-i-want-music-to-have-more-diversity Sat, 03 Feb 2018 12:37:00 +0000 Laura Jane Grace: I want music to have more diversity She may be Punk Rock’s Most Infamous Anarchist Sellout, but the Against Me! singer’s public transsexual transformation gives her a unique view of sexuality in today’s music industry. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/318a4f3e-8d19-4308-93ff-a2a15555a1ad <![CDATA[Shirley Manson: "When people say rock is dead, I want to laugh in their face"]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-03/shirley-manson-when-people-say-rock-is-dead-i-want-to-laugh-in-their-face Sat, 03 Feb 2018 12:01:00 +0000 Shirley Manson: "When people say rock is dead, I want to laugh in their face" Meet Shirley Manson: the Garbage frontwoman with the ‘fuck you’ attitude and an undying belief in the power of rock’n’roll. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/59076cf7-8591-4fe4-912b-382574695a38 <![CDATA[Tracks Of The Week: featuring Judas Priest, Megadeth, The Damned and more...]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-02/tracks-of-the-week-featuring-judas-priest-megadeth-the-damned-and-more Fri, 02 Feb 2018 15:23:00 +0000 Tracks Of The Week: featuring Judas Priest, Megadeth, The Damned and more... This week's eight examples of the greatest new music to whistle past our ears in the last seven days are here to stun yours into submission http://assets.teamrock.com/image/00e47414-1254-44d4-a785-7620046e6243 <![CDATA[Kate Bush: I’d like my music to intrude – not many women succeed with that]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-02/kate-bush-id-like-my-music-to-intrude-not-many-women-succeed-with-that Fri, 02 Feb 2018 12:27:00 +0000 Kate Bush: I’d like my music to intrude – not many women succeed with that In 1978, a 19-year-old Catholic girl from South London reconfigured the rock landscape. Forty years on, her strange phenomenon endures... http://assets.teamrock.com/image/de9574c9-7484-4e76-b1bd-63de0f5e0dbb <![CDATA[Suzi Quatro: I haven’t seen many people walk my path, even after all these years]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-02/suzi-quatro-i-havent-seen-many-people-walk-my-path-even-after-all-these-years Fri, 02 Feb 2018 11:50:00 +0000 Suzi Quatro: I haven’t seen many people walk my path, even after all these years The only Penthouse centrefold ever to be allowed to keep her clothes on, Suzi Quatro was “a pin-up for the guys and a hero to the women”. http://assets.teamrock.com/image/c5016314-c676-4a0b-aec3-b773d293518e <![CDATA[Why the Dio hologram is just the beginning... and who's coming up next]]> http://teamrock.com/feature/2018-02-01/why-the-dio-hologram-is-just-the-beginning-and-whos-coming-up-next Thu, 01 Feb 2018 16:21:00 +0000 Why the Dio hologram is just the beginning... and who's coming up next We go behind the scenes with the company that made the Dio hologram, and discover that they're only getting started http://assets.teamrock.com/image/38a3f03e-5408-4eab-b12f-acad213a9d3a