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: Eddie Murphy Makes His First ‘SNL’ Appearance
As a background extra with zero lines, the comedian's first screen time gave no hint of his future stardom.
Jason Newsted Lists His ‘Rockin’ Montana Ranch for $4.95 Million
Scenic home sits on more than 500 acres of land.
Eddie Van Halen Tribute to Be Part of 2020 Rock Hall Induction
Rocker will reportedly be honored by "multiple guitar gods."
30 Years Ago: ‘The Simpsons’ Airs Its First ‘Treehouse of Horror’
Halloween episode has since become an annual event for the long-running animated series.
The ‘Fast Times at Ridgemont High’ House Is for Sale for $740,000
Home was used in movie's famous pool scene.
David Crosby in Hot Water Over Eddie Van Halen Tweet
Folk singer's response to Van Halen guitarist's passing has angered many.
Sex Pistols’ John Lydon Says Trump Is ‘Only Sensible Choice’
Johnny Rotten has made his presidential choice clear.
Van Halen Family Will Search 5150 Vaults for Unreleased Songs
Info comes from the band's longtime manager, Irving Azoff.
Bruce Springsteen Wrote New Album on Guitar Gifted by a Fan
Song ideas for 'Letter to You' came during a rush of inspiration in 2019.
New Stevie Nicks Concert Film Headed to Theaters
'24 Karat Gold The Concert' will hit big screens in October, with a companion live double album also released that month.
Steve Vai and Joe Satriani to Appear at ‘Six String Salute’ Benefit
Styx's Tommy Shaw and the Black Crowes' Rich Robinson are among the additional artists set to appear at the virtual event.
35 Years Ago: ‘Super Mario Bros.’ Becomes Gaming’s Biggest Hit
When 'Super Mario Bros.' was released in 1985, it changed the course of video games forever.