30 Years Ago: Lollapalooza Takes a Revolution on Tour
Trailblazing tour proved to be one of the '90s most influential events.
55 Years Ago: The Beatles Battle Frank Sinatra for Song of the Summer
"Paperback Writer" went to No. 1, only to be supplanted by "Strangers in the Night."
35 Years Ago: David Lee Roth Stakes His Claim With ‘Yankee Rose’
Top 20 single from his debut solo album reintroduced rock's coolest, craziest and corniest king.
In Defense Of: Starship’s ‘We Built This City’
People often make fun of the 1985 hit... But they also love it.
How Adrian Smith’s Wife Made Smith/Kotzen Happen
In an exclusive interview with UCR, guitarists reveal origins of new collaboration.
When Dee Snider and Leslie West Celebrated Passover on TV
Anthrax's Scott Ian also joined for 2005 VH1 Classic special 'Matzo and Metal.'
35 Years Ago: ‘Crossroads’ Offers a Twisted Take on the Blues
The Ralph Macchio-starring film drama was inspired by the mythology of blues legend Robert Johnson.
Glenn Frey’s Death: Five Years Later
Eagles began an unexpected final chapter, despite his passing.
Eddie Van Halen’s Quieter Eruption: 10 Moments of Subtle Genius
From the soothing guitar harmonics of "Women in Love..." to the triumphant piano of "Right Now."
Iron Maiden History Lessons: Songs About War, Religion and More
A dozen songs by the world's wisest metal band on subjects like the arts, history and religion.
Almost Eagles: 10 Great Songs From Their Extended Musical Family
These tracks would have fit in perfectly on any of the band's albums.