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
26 Rock Stars Inducted Into the Hall of Fame More Than Once
Some of the biggest names in music history - along with a few surprises - have repeated the feat.
Jimmy Page Blasts Phil Collins’ Playing in Led Zep Live Aid Show
Guitarist claims Collins "just could not get the beginning of ‘Rock and Roll.’
40 Years Ago: Mr. Bill Gets Crushed on ‘SNL’ for the Final Time
Clay character was an unlikely breakout star in the show's early years.
James Hetfield Recalls Metallica Recruiting a Different Singer
Band had a frontman they "really, really" wanted, but got turned down.
Queen’s ‘The Show Must Go On’: Freddie Mercury’s Epic Final Bow
Song echoed singer's determination to continue making music in the months before his death.
Paul McCartney Hopes to Complete Unfinished Beatles Song
"Now and Then" was a John Lennon demo given to McCartney prior to the 'Anthology' project.
Mick Jagger on ‘Sticky Fingers’ Zipper Damage: ‘We Were F—ed’
Famous album artwork had a design flaw.
Paul McCartney Says John Lennon ‘Instigated’ Beatles Breakup
Paul insists he wanted to see the Fab Four continue.
Deep Purple Announce ‘Turning to Crime’ Covers Album
New LP will include songs by Fleetwood Mac, Bob Dylan, Cream and more.
Richie Faulkner’s ‘Aorta Ruptured’ During Judas Priest Concert
In a message to fans, the guitarist detailed the scary situation that led to his emergency heart surgery.
How AC/DC Turned a Cartoon and TV Commercial Into ‘Dirty Deeds’
The single was released in Australia in 1976 but didn't make it stateside until five years later.
Dave Grohl Has ‘Many Ideas’ on How to Change ‘Nevermind’’s Cover
Baby model who posed for the iconic artwork 30 years ago recently sued to get it changed.