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
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Twisted Sister frontman famously shocked politicians with his eloquence at the 1985 hearing.
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It all goes back to 'Rebel Yell.'
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The pitch happened in Jamaica, as "giant joints" were being passed around.
2024 Rock Hall Class: 5 Important Questions as We Look Ahead
Including predictions on who could get nominated, and how the Hall will respond following a year of controversy.
Peter Jackson Says More Beatles Music Is Still ‘Conceivable’
His statement follows claims that "Now and Then" is the band's final song.
Dire Straits Has Turned Down ‘Huge Amounts of Money’ to Reunite
Bassist John Illsley also details how "emotionally exhausted" the band was in the days before their breakup.
Top 10 Moments From 2023 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony
Once-in-a-lifetime collaborations, surprise appearances, emotional tributes -- this year's ceremony had a little of everything.
Watch Tom Morello’s Impassioned Speech at Rock Hall Induction
“The whole f---ing aim is to change the world," the Rage Against the Machine guitarist declared.
Watch Jimmy Page’s Surprise Performance at the Hall of Fame
Led Zeppelin guitarist made a rare appearance to honor Link Wray.
Mick Mars Reveals Why ‘Generation Swine’ Was ‘Really Hard’ on Him
Making Motley Crue's much-maligned 1997 album was difficult for the guitarist.
Dolly Parton’s Stevie Nicks Duet Was Originally for Fleetwood Mac
The song "What Has Rock and Roll Ever Done for You" is featured on Parton's upcoming album.