Matthew Wilkening is the founding Editor in Chief of UltimateClassicRock.com and UltimatePrince.com.
40 Years Ago: A Secretly Doomed Van Halen Launches the 1984 Tour
Personality conflicts and substance abuse brought an unexpected end to the band's original lineup.
10 Biggest Album Flops
Oh, how the mighty fell.
35 Albums That Turn 35 in 2024
Many of rock's biggest stars ended the decade with strong statements.
25 Years Ago: Van Halen’s Denver Concert Rocked by Snow Storm
You know what Van Halen probably didn't expect during their 1995 summer tour? A snow storm.
2024 Movie Sequels Preview: 32 Franchises Returning This Year
Sequels, prequels, reboots and spinoffs will dominate the big screen in 2024.
Van Halen Albums Ranked Worst to Best
We count down each of Van Halen's 12 studio albums in order of excellence.
Every David Lee Roth-Era Van Halen Song Sammy Hagar Sang: 1986-04
Watch the band's second singer tackle songs from the group's original lineup.
2024 Classic Rock Forecast: Will These 24 Questions Be Answered?
2024 could be a very eventful year in rock music.
25 Rock Stars Who Have Criticized the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
HOF execs have been labeled "faceless tuxedo-wearing morons" and "spineless weasels."
15 Rock Stars Who Put Out New Albums in Both 1973 and 2023
They said rock 'n' roll wouldn't last. These artists have proved them wrong.