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.
Linda Ronstadt Says She Once Took Famous Friends for Granted: Exclusive Interview
She ended up working with some of music's biggest names, transforming many of their songs into her own.
Linda Ronstadt Had Serious Reservations About ‘Live in Hollywood': Exclusive Interview
It took a little bit of blind luck for the singer's first-ever concert recording to see the light of day.
Def Leppard Announce New ‘Sin City’ Vegas Residency
Band returns to city for a dozen dates this year.
The Making of One of Music’s Most Hated Songs, Starship’s ‘We Built This City’
Starship released their first-ever single, 'We Built This City,' on Aug. 1, 1985.
Robin Zander Says a New Cheap Trick Album Is Coming This Year: Exclusive Interview
After going seven years without a new release, Cheap Trick put out three records in as many years. Singer Robin Zander says even more music is on the way.
The History of REO Speedwagon’s Blockbuster ‘Hi Infidelity’
When REO Speedwagon started work on the album that would become 'Hi Infidelity,' they had no idea that they were on the edge of monster commercial success.
Toto Preview New Music From ’40 Trips Around the Sun’ Set
After revealing their initial 40th anniversary plans earlier this year, Toto have announced details regarding their new compilation, '40 Trips Around the Sun.'
Night Ranger’s Kelly Keagy Returns Following Heart Surgery: Exclusive Interview and Video
Now nearly 35 years into their career, Night Ranger have been on a creative run with their past three albums, including their latest, Don’t Let Up, which was released earlier this year.
Tom Petty Shares 40 Years of History at Mountain Jam
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers brought their milestone anniversary tour to Mountain Jam.
John Oates on Jamming With Mick Jagger and Tina Turner, His New Book and More: Exclusive I…
When you spend 50 years doing anything, you’re almost guaranteed to walk away with a good story to tell. And that’s certainly the case with John Oates.