Featuring the best new albums, reissues and songs of 2021, plus Robert Plant, Roger Taylor, Alice Cooper, Bruce Dickinson, Lindsey Buckingham, Wolfgang Van Halen, Joanne Shaw Taylor and more
Out now: also starring Rush, Status Quo, Jerry Cantrell, Van Halen, Dooms Children, Dream Theater, Florence Black, The Darkness, Primal Scream and more
Led Zeppelin IV is 50 today. Listen to Classic Rock's podcast on the album as we pick apart the mysteries of the sleeve, the influences on the music and the general "hippy-Hobbity sh*t"
An antidote to the grim and the grey of early 70s Britain, glam rock offered glitz, glitter, glamour and a path away from the drab, denim-decked norm. These are the albums you need
Out now: starring Nikki Sixx, The Rolling Stones, Joe Bonamassa, The Record Company, Steven Van Zandt, Trivium, The Wayward Sons, Ministry, The Screaming Jets and more
Recorded as the divorce rate soared and AOR took over the airwaves, was the 6th best-selling album of all time the perfect soundtrack or just self-indulgent pop?
Styx commissioned Hipgnosis, the high priests of album art, to provide a cover for their 1978 album Pieces Of Eight. They ended up being bamboozled by artspeak
We need your help in compiling the definitive guide to the greatest solo albums ever released by humankind
The limited edition bundle features a bespoke cover, Tremonti guitar pick, and an autographed art card hand-signed by the band
Out now: featuring Iron Maiden, Charlie Watts, Melissa Etheridge, Samantha Fish, Mr Big, Tremonti, Jane's Addiction, Jimi Hendrix, Ritchie Blackmore, Prince, Stevie Ray Vaughan and more
Ross Halfin's new book of Led Zeppelin sleeves from around the world includes hundreds of designs other than the ones we’re familiar with
A new season of Classic Rock's 20 Million Club podcast continues to examine the biggest-selling albums of all time, kicking off with a look at Guns N' Roses' epic debut
Also in this issue: Janis Joplin, David Crosby, Manic Street Preachers, KK Downing, Brian Setzer, Mutt Lange, Bernie Marsden, The Stranglers, Danko Jones, Crown Lands and more
David Coverdale, Glenn Hughes and Ian Paice reveal the secrets of Burn, Deep Purple's first album with the Mark III line-up
A naked blonde flagging an alien ship onto a runway? It can only be Permission To Land by The Darkness
Also in this issue: The Who, Elton John, Motorhead, Jim Capaldi, Perry Farrell, Stone Temple Pilots, Led Zeppelin, Styx and more
The members of Cinderella and other musicians have paid tribute to guitarist Jeff LaBar, who has died at the age of 58
How an Australian in London provided the lyrics to a Cream song, then chose a Cambodian sculpture to inspire the Disraeli Gears cover art
Back To Live: Live music is almost here. In the meantime whet your appetite with the greatest live rock albums of all time, as voted for by you!
The new issue of Classic Rock stars Pearl Jam, Metallica, Guns N' Roses, Ozzy Osbourne, Tesla, Primal Scream, Dire Straits, Rush, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Nirvana and more
Hotly tipped Philadelphian rockers Nick Perri & The Underground Thieves are giving away debut album Sun Via for FREE with Classic Rock