Ryan Reed is a freelance music/culture writer/editor. He also contributes to Rolling Stone, Relix Magazine, Revolver, Pitchfork, and other publications.
Def Leppard Recruit ZZ Top for Fall U.S. Tour
Brief run follows British band's stadium tour with Motley Crue.
Watch Tommy Lee Play a College Professor on ‘The Goldbergs’
In clip from the ABC sitcom, Motley Crue drummer dons bow tie and calls rock music "deafening noise made by morally questionable gentlemen"
See Queen and Adam Lambert Cover Led Zeppelin’s ‘Whole Lotta Love’
Band played 1969 track during concert in Dunedin, New Zealand.
Ozzy Osbourne Says He Isn’t Worried About Death
Longtime Black Sabbath frontman recently revealed that he's been diagnosed with a form of Parkinson's.
Monty Python Co-Founder Terry Jones Dead at 77
Actor and filmmaker directed some of the comedy group's most famous films, including 'Life of Brian' and 'The Meaning of Life.'
15 Classic Rock Songs That Were Written Very Quickly
Sometimes working fast pays off.
Rush’s ‘Permanent Waves': The Story Behind Every Song
A look at the six tracks found on the prog-rock trio's seventh LP.
Gene Simmons Puts Ice Cubes in His Breakfast Cereal
Kiss are still one month away from launching the 2020 leg of their farewell tour, but co-founding member is making headlines for another, more disturbing reason.
Chicago Plots North American 2020 Tour With Rick Springfield
Brass-rock ensemble and power-pop singer link up for 26-date trek across the U.S. and Canada.
2019 Classic Rock Holiday Gift Guide
Box sets and books, sweaters and doormats: Check out noteworthy products from the Beatles, Rush, Motley Crue, Kiss, Van Halen and more.