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
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.
35 Years Ago: Nintendo Brings the NES to America
Distributors in the U.S. initially refused to carry the Japanese gaming system.
The ‘Fast Times at Ridgemont High’ House Is for Sale for $740,000
Home was used in movie's famous pool scene.
Tommy Lee Says He’ll Leave the Country if Trump Is Reelected
Motley Crue drummer says he'll head to Europe if the president gets a second term.
Van Halen Family Will Search 5150 Vaults for Unreleased Songs
Info comes from the band's longtime manager, Irving Azoff.
Tool’s Maynard James Keenan Reveals He Had COVID-19
Singer says he's still battling the disease's lingering effects.
Eddie Van Halen Collaborations: 13 Rare and Forgotten Guest Spots
"Beat It" got the most attention, but he also worked with a diverse array of artists, including Brian May, Roger Waters, Thomas Dolby and LL Cool J.