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.
When Tom Morello Pretended to Be in Jane’s Addiction
“The lights go down, the crowd roars and out onstage comes me in a Dave Navarro wig.”
Mick Jagger ‘Went Unnoticed’ at a North Carolina Dive Bar
One of the most iconic figures in rock history went to have a beer... And nobody seemed to notice.
Win Metallica’s Black Album Deluxe Box Set
Expansive collection -- which includes a remastered version of the original album, plus more than 24 hours of live material, demos, rough mixes and interviews -- retails for $240.
When a Pre-Fame Dave Grohl Played Drums With Iggy Pop
Head Foo Fighter says jamming with Iggy was first time he ever felt like he'd made it.
How Grunge Briefly Took Over the World
A lot of factors led to the music revolution.
Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’: From Graffiti to Grunge Hit
Iconic grunge track began as a phrase scribbled on Kurt Cobain's wall.
James Hetfield Moved to Tears by Elton John’s Praise
English rock icon called the heavy metal band's "Nothing Else Matters" “one of the best songs ever written.”
Did ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ Rip Off ‘More Than a Feeling’?
Nirvana's grunge anthem bore a resemblance to Boston's hit song - and Kurt Cobain knew it.
Lego Unveils Fender Stratocaster Set
Fans will be able to build their own miniature version of the iconic guitar.
30 Great Quotes About Grunge: How Rockers Reacted to a Revolution
Thoughts from Sammy Hagar, Tommy Lee, Jon Bon Jovi, Dee Snider and more.
Grunge Pre-Nirvana: 20 Things That Set the Stage for ‘Nevermind’
The bands, people, places and trends that paved the way for 1991's landmark album.