Today Axl Rose says “thanks but no thanks” to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Ace Frehley knows what’s in Gene Simmons’ heart, and Rush spills the deets on their new album’s release date and tour.

Plus, Ringo Starr talks about pre-show jitters, Black Sabbath will definitely be in the lineup for Lollapalooza, and the Kinks and Foghat make an appearance in our countdown of the Top 100 Classic Rock Songs.

Today’s Stories from Ultimate Classic Rock:

Axl Rose Writes Open Letter to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: Not Attending Ceremony, Declines Induction
Ace Frehley Says Gene Simmons’ Heart Is ‘In The Right Place A Lot Of The Time’
John Fogerty Fan Dies at Australian Music Festival
Ringo Starr Spews Details on Dealing With Preshow Jitters
No. 59: The Kinks, ‘You Really Got Me’ – Top 100 Classic Rock Songs
Black Sabbath Confirmed for Lollapalooza
Rush Reveal ‘Clockwork Angels’ Release Date, Tracklist and Cover Art
Creedence Clearwater Revival’s Final Album ‘Mardi Gras’ Turns 40
Journey’s ‘Don’t Stop Believin” Performed By Dozens of Movie Stars
No. 60: Foghat, ‘Slow Ride’ – Top 100 Classic Rock Songs
Meat Loaf Talks ‘Mad, Mad World’ Tour

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