Corey Irwin is a writer and editor for Ultimate Classic Rock. He’s spent more than 15 years working in radio, including stints in Los Angeles and San Francisco. In addition to UCR, he has written for Diffuser, Ultimate Prince and Music Connection Magazine
40 Years Ago: Axl Rose Plays Final Gig With Rapidfire
Future Guns N' Roses frontman's first L.A. band didn't last long.
Duran Duran Kicks Off US Tour: Pictures, Set List
Group delivered a career-spanning set at the BottleRock festival.
German Police Investigate Roger Waters Over Nazi-Like Costume
Rocker wore the outfit during his performance in Berlin.
Foo Fighters Play First Concert With Josh Freese: Videos, Pictures, Set List
Band's new lineup debuted in New Hampshire.
Tina Turner: 10 Major Milestones From Her Legendary Career
Late singer's incredible career had many twists and turns.
Tina Turner Dies: Rockers React
Fellow artists took to social media to pay their respects.
Paul Simon Says He Has Lost Most of the Hearing in One Ear
Ailment came on "quite suddenly" and "nobody has an explanation for it."
30 Totally Radical Hits From the Summer of 1983
From Bowie to ZZ Top, the boombox jams that rocked our world back in the day.
30 Years Ago: ‘Sober’ Brings Tool to the Masses
Memorable video featuring stop-motion animation helped their single to No. 3 on mainstream rock charts.
How Police’s ‘Every Breath You Take’ Turned From Romantic to Dark
Even today, many listeners remain oblivious to its subject matter.
Peter Gabriel Plays First Headlining Show in 9 Years: Videos and Set List
His return to the stage featured a bevy of new music, alongside classic hits.
Watch Metallica Deliver Two Tour Debuts in Paris
Band performed "Blackened" and "I Disappear" during their first night in France.