2016: The Ultimate Preview

Why hello, 2016! As we polish off the last of the port, mince pies and Quality Street of Christmas, it’s time to turn our laser stare to the upcoming year and what the great and good of rock’n’roll are up to over the next 12 months. From such heavyweights as Metallica, Guns N’ Roses, Yes and The Eagles to modern-day heroes Black Stone Cherry, The Temperance Movement and Rival Sons, these are the essential albums and tours of 2016. Enjoy!

2016 Preview: Black Stone Cherry

2016 Preview: Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow

2016 Preview: Yes

2016 Preview: Chris Robinson

2016 Preview: Santana

2016 Preview: The Eagles

2016 Preview: The Cadillac Three

2016 Preview: Jethro Tull

2016 Preview: Meat Loaf

2016 Preview: Dream Theater

2016 Preview: Muse

2016 Preview: The Temperance Movement

2016 Preview: Joe Bonamassa

2016 Preview: Monster Truck

2016 Preview: Metallica

2016 Preview: Last In Line

2016 Preview: Guns N' Roses

2016 Preview: Wolfmother

2016 Preview: Deep Purple

2016 Preview: Rival Sons

2016 Preview: Also coming this year...

Classic Rock 219: Features

Classic Rock

Classic Rock is the online home of the world's best rock'n'roll magazine. We bring you breaking news, exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes features, as well as unrivalled access to the biggest names in rock music; from Led Zeppelin to Deep Purple, Guns N’ Roses to the Rolling Stones, AC/DC to the Sex Pistols, and everything in between. Our expert writers bring you the very best on established and emerging bands plus everything you need to know about the mightiest new music releases.