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
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.
Metallica’s Robert Trujillo Acted in ‘CHiPS” 1982 Halloween Show
Before becoming the bassist of Metallica, Trujillo was a child actor.
Alex Van Halen Releases First Comments Since Eddie’s Death
Drummer breaks silence with brief message.
Eddie Van Halen Dead at 65
Guitarist dies after "a long and arduous" battle with cancer.
Listen to Yes’ Cover of John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’
Song comes from the band's upcoming live album.
36 Rock Star Moments on ‘Family Guy’
The animated series has welcomed - and mocked - many of rock's biggest stars during its long television run.
David Byrne Apologizes for Blackface ‘Major Mistake’
Talking Heads frontman wore the makeup in a 1984 skit.
COVID-19’s Effect on the Music Industry, Six Months In
From drive-in concerts to albums created in quarantine, the coronavirus pandemic has forced the industry to adapt.
Why Jimi Hendrix Hated All of His Album Covers
Legendary rocker rarely hid his disappointment.
Brian May Thanks ‘Amazing Firefighters’ Who Saved His Home
Queen guitarist says his 'prayers were answered.'
Black Sabbath Announce ‘Paranoid’ 50th-Anniversary Box Set
Collection includes original LP, memorabilia and two 1970 concert performances pressed on vinyl for the first time.
Flea’s ‘Gorgeous’ Former Home Sells for $3.45 Million
Property once owned by Red Hot Chili Peppers' bassist includes five bedrooms, a saltwater pool and private sauna.