Matthew Wilkening is the founding Editor in Chief of UltimateClassicRock.com and UltimatePrince.com.
25 Years Ago: Kiss’ Original Lineup Sorta Reunites for ‘Psycho Circus’
Despite the seemingly disjointed manner in which it was assembled, the album actually held together quite well.
David Lee Roth Solo Albums Ranked Worst to Best
Original Van Halen singer toggled between two approaches when he was on his own.
Nastiest Rock Feuds
Some of them have been resolved, but others remain raw.
How Ace Frehley Set Out to ‘Show Those F—ers’ on His Solo Debut
"I didn’t think he was going to do anything that good," bandmate Paul Stanley admitted.
Paul Stanley’s Solo Album Chronicled a Real-Life Love Triangle
Kiss star admitted he "basked in the drama" on the 1978 LP.
Jann Wenner Apologizes for ‘Inflammatory’ Interview Statements
Wenner was removed from the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame board of directors after his controversial comments.
Why Gene Simmons Was Free to Make Kiss’ Weirdest Solo Album
Simmons left his demonic persona behind in favor of hosting an all-star, genre-hopping party.
Jann Wenner Removed From Rock Hall Board After Interview Backlash
Co-founder said female and black artists weren't "articulate" enough for his book.
Why Kiss’ Solo Albums Failed to Keep Peter Criss in the Group
Simultaneously released debuts "probably put the final nail in the coffin of the band," he later concluded.
Kiss Solo Albums Ranked Worst to Best
Records by current and former members of "the hottest band in the land."
Vocal Cord Damage Forces Aerosmith Off the Road for 30 Days
Steven Tyler is under strict doctor's orders not to sing for a month.
Eric Clapton Plays Robbie Robertson Tribute to Open 2023 Tour
He kicked off first show of new tour with covers of two songs by the Band.