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
25 Times Queen Were Covered by Other Artists
From Metallica and Nine Inch Nails to Foo Fighters and the Flaming Lips, a wide variety of rockers have taken a crack at the legendary band's catalog.
No, ‘Mad Max’ is Not Set in 2021
That meme on social media is lying to you.
Rock’s Biggest Christmas Songs: The Stories Behind 15 Classics
They've become holiday favorites, but their origins couldn't be more different.
Ozzy Osbourne LP to Feature Members of Metallica and Foo Fighters
Prince of Darkness is reportedly "halfway through" the album, which will also feature Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith.
25 Classic Thanksgiving TV Episodes
A heaping helping of turkey-day TV, spanning five decades of programming.
Jason Newsted Lists His ‘Rockin’ Montana Ranch for $4.95 Million
Scenic home sits on more than 500 acres of land.
Alex Trebek Dies: Rockers React
Members of Kiss, Guns N' Roses and Black Sabbath were among those honoring the deceased 'Jeopardy!' host.
15 Years Ago: ‘Guitar Hero’ Rocks the Gaming World
The video game became a surprise hit in 2005, bringing new, young fans into the world of classic rock.
The Cult’s Billy Duffy Selling ‘Spectacular’ $3.8M Hollywood Home
Three-story home features a personal gym, meditation garden and scenic views.
Eddie Van Halen Tribute to Be Part of 2020 Rock Hall Induction
Rocker will reportedly be honored by "multiple guitar gods."
How a Rat Played a Role in Carlton Fisk’s Iconic 1975 Homer
Dramatic World Series home run also marked a turning point in baseball broadcasting.
25 Years Ago: Blind Melon’s Shannon Hoon Dies of an Overdose
Singer emerged from nowhere to become a mainstream success, but he was never able to fully outrun his demons.