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
Revisiting Motley Crue’s 1983 Stint Opening for Kiss
Short tour gave young band a glimpse of its rock-star future.
Guns N’ Roses Announce Rescheduled North American Tour Dates
Something to look forward to in summer 2021.
Why the Eagles Never Finished ‘You’re Really High, Aren’t You?’
Band was frustrated and short on patience in 1979.
Alex Trebek Ate ‘Four to Five Hash Brownies,’ Woke Up Days Later
'Jeopardy!' host admitted to some recreational drug use in his new memoir.
David Lee Roth ‘Isolating’ and Painting After Illness and Surgery
Singer says he is "high risk," so he's staying at home and embracing a new outlet during the pandemic.
Classic Artists Dominate Rock Streaming at 2020 Midway Point
First half of 2020 has seen a big increase in music consumption, with classic rock artists among the most popular.
See AC/DC’s 1981 Performance of ‘What Do You Do for Money Honey’
Rare footage comes from Tokyo concert during the Back in Black tour.
Queen’s Adam Lambert Sells ‘Chic’ Hollywood Home for $2.9 Million
Singer had been trying to sell the property since 2017.
35 Years Ago: The Doomed ‘New Coke’ Experiment Comes to an End
Public outrage caused the brand to return to classic formula.
The 77 Most ’70s Things About 1977
A look back at the most important and memorable moments of a wild and crazy year.
50 Years Ago: James Brown Starts Up His ‘Sex Machine’
A band change, a bus ride and a paper bag all played a part in the hit song.
Charlie Daniels Dead at 83
Southern rocker is best remembered for his 1979 hit "The Devil Went Down to Georgia."