Matt Wardlaw is a music lifer with nearly 20 years of experience in the industry. His byline has appeared in the Riverfront Times (St. Louis), Popdose, Cleveland Scene and Blogcritics among others. Matt also has his own music blog called Addicted to Vinyl where he writes about a variety of subjects including but not limited to vinyl. In his spare time, Matt enjoys long walks in the park, Cherone-era Van Halen and driving long distances to Night Ranger concerts.
Elvis Costello’s Solo Tour Delivers Many Happy Surprises
We review Elvis Costello's recent tour stop in Cleveland.
Gregg Allman on the Allman Brothers Band’s First Two Albums and His Favorite Songwriters
Gregg Allman speaks to us about the Allman Brothers Band's first two albums, their history at the Beacon and his favorite songwriters.
Jaimoe Of The Allman Brothers Band On Their Upcoming Performance At Mountain Jam + Drummin…
We spoke with one of the Allman Brothers Band's drummers about their upcoming performance at Mountain Jam and his solo project.
Michael Anthony On the ‘History Of Rock’ With Sammy Hagar, Hot Sauce + His Legendary Jack …
We spoke with the bass player about his upcoming tour with Sammy Hagar, '5150,' hot sauce and his Jack Daniel's bass.
Michael Sweet Of Stryper, ‘Heart Of Gold’ – Exclusive Video Premiere
This track comes off of Sweet's new solo album 'I'm Not Your Suicide,' set for release today.
Exclusive: Aerosmith’s Joey Kramer On The Band’s Legacy + Their Plans To ‘Let Rock Rule’ T…
We spoke with the Aerosmith drummer about their legacy and their upcoming tour with Slash.
Night Ranger’s ‘Sister Christian’ To Be Featured On ‘Parks And Recreation’
Night Ranger won't be singing their signature hit on the season finale of the popular television show, however. Instead, members of the indie band Yo La Tengo will be performing as ‘Bobby Knight Ranger.’
The Full Text of Glenn Frey’s Speech Inducting Linda Ronstadt into the Rock and Roll Hall …
The full text of Glenn Frey's speech inducting Linda Ronstadt into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Kiss Mostly – But Not Entirely – Play Nice During Rock Hall Induction Speeches
Kiss kept the drama to a minimum during their Rock Hall induction speech -- but make no mistake, a few verbal punches were thrown.
The Full Text of Peter Gabriel’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Speech
The transcription of Peter Gabriel's speech at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Night Ranger Announce New Album
Night Ranger's 11th album, 'High Road,' will be released on June 10.
Jason Newsted Tackles the Burning ‘Pick Vs. Fingers’ Debate
Former Metallica bassist Jason Newsted reveals he was almost caught empty handed at an important show.