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.
David Coverdale Says ‘I Thought I Was Done’ Before Whitesnake’s Breakthrough: Exclusive In…
At first glance, it’s the incredible commercial success of Whitesnake's self-titled album from 1987 that sticks out.
Carl Palmer Surveys Emerson, Lake and Palmer’s Legacy: ‘This Music Is Here to Stay’
On the road this summer, drummer Carl Palmer had to figure out how to summarize Emerson, Lake & Palmer's career in a 30-minute set.
Vivian Campbell Reveals the ‘Upside of Music Piracy’ for Def Leppard: Exclusive Interview
It’s now been 25 years since guitarist Vivian Campbell joined Def Leppard.
Steve Miller and Peter Frampton Celebrate Nearly 50 Years of Friendship at Mountain Jam
Steve Miller and Peter Frampton performed at Mountain Jam over the weekend.
Tom Petty Shares 40 Years of History at Mountain Jam
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers brought their milestone anniversary tour to Mountain Jam.
Joe Satriani Looks Back on 30 Years of ‘Surfing With the Alien': Exclusive Interview
Joe Satriani looks back on his classic album on its 30th anniversary.
Gov’t Mule Stir New ‘Revolution’ on the Road and in the Studio: Exclusive Interview
Gov’t Mule's new album Revolution Come ... Revolution Go covers a lot of ground.
Great White Come Full Circle With New Album: Exclusive Interview
It was a chance encounter on a boat that brought the members of Great White back in contact with producer Michael Wagener.
Deep Purple’s Ian Paice Says There’s ‘No Logic to Anything That Goes on in Our Business': …
Ian Paice reflects on Deep Purple's new album, legacy and the record business.
Phil Ehart of Kansas Says He’s ‘Impressed’ and ‘Flattered’ by Anthrax’s ‘Carry on Wayward …
“With the internet today, I’ve been sent like 500 different emails with it in there."
Mike Rutherford Talks New Music, Reuniting With Phil Collins and More: Exclusive Interview
Mike + the Mechanics are still making new music and celebrating the arrival of Let Me Fly, the group’s eighth album.
Steve Hackett on Genesis’ Legacy, New Music and More: Exclusive Interview
With the release of The Night Siren, former Genesis guitarist Steve Hackett has unveiled his latest creative exploration.