classic rock

Metallica's First Show of 2020 Is Coming to a Drive-In Near You

Metallica has announced they will be taking over big screens in the U.S. and Canada for their first live performance of 2020 being filmed by the band’s stellar production crew just for this event, along with a set from guests Three Days Grace.
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‘Back in Black’ Turns 40: How the Landmark AC/DC Album Was Viewed in 1980

AC/DC’s landmark album ‘Back in Black’ celebrates its 40th anniversary on July 25, 2020. In this article, we’ll look back at interviews, reviews, and other commentary to see what people were saying about the record in 1980.
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Grateful Dead, Jerry Garcia, Nike, Classic Rock

Nike Reveals New Grateful Dead Sneakers

Nike has revealed a new Grateful Dead inspired sneaker design. The Nike SB Dunk Low Grateful Dead shoes feature the Dead’s iconic dancing bear image on the tongue and come in three colorways: green, yellow and orange. The shoes also feature a faux fur and suede finish and a frayed Nike swoosh,...
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Joey Kramer, Aeorsmith, Classic Rock

CDJ Today: July 15 in Classic Rock

July 15, 1998 – Aerosmith drummer Joey Kramer narrowly escapes serious injury when his Ferrari convertible catches on fire at a gas station. He is admitted to the hospital with second-degree burns on his arms and hands. The Ferrari is destroyed. Classic Rock Birthdays July 15, 1956 – Joe Satriani,...
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Live Aid 35th Anniversary: Look Back at Our 13 Favorite Performances

Live Aid’s impact is still being felt to this day as it helped lay the foundation for benefit concerts and the ability of live music to bring us together. Let’s take a look back at 13 great Live Aid performances.
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Queen, Roger Taylor, classic Rock

Watch: Queen’s Roger Taylor Releases Video for New “Isolation” Single

Roger Taylor has shared a new video to accompany his recently released solo single “Isolation”. You can watch the video in the player below. The Queen drummer released “Isolation” last month after writing and recording the tune in his garden shed during the COVID-19 lockdown. Taylor played all of...
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Eddie Van Halen, Classic Rock

CDJ Today: July 13 in Classic Rock

July 13, 1984 – For the first and only time, Eddie Van Halen performs “Beat It” live in concert with Michael Jackson, at The Jacksons concert at Texas Stadium in Dallas. Jackson screams, “You got it, Eddie, Eddie, Eddie!” July 13, 1984 – The Live Aid concerts take place in London’s Wembley Stadium...
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Rolling Stones, Classic Rock

Hear the Rolling Stones’ Unreleased 1973 Song ‘Criss Cross’

The Rolling Stones have unveiled “Criss Cross”, a previously unreleased track from 1973 that was recorded for the band’s Goats Head Soup album. Hear the song and watch the accompanying video in the player below. “Criss Cross” has been released in anticipation of the Goats Head Soup reissue due out...
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Here’s a List of Rescheduled 2021 Concert Tour Dates

Here’s a list of artists, broken down by genre, that have already announced new dates for their previously postponed tours. There’s many artists we’re still waiting on to make announcements about their rescheduled tour dates.
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Celebrate the 'Origins: Almost Famous Turns Twenty' Launch on RADIO.COM

’Origins: Almost Famous Turns Twenty’ chronicles conversations between award-winning journalist James Andrew Miller and writer/director Cameron Crowe as they speak with the cast about the iconic film in honor of its anniversary.
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