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
Sinead O’Connor Dead at 56
Irish singer had struggled with mental health issues throughout her career.
Ozzy Osbourne and Bonnie Raitt Lead Classic Rock Grammy Winners
Stewart Copeland, Willie Nelson and Edgar Winter were also among the winners.
Foo Fighters Albums Ranked Worst to Best
A look back at everything from the one-man-band debut to their sprawling chart-topping classics.
Rock Feuds: Axl Rose vs. Kurt Cobain
The music legends had a bad relationship.
Taylor Hawkins, Drummer for Foo Fighters, Dead at 50
Band announced the tragic news via social media.
50 Albums Turning 50 in 2022
These LPs offer a little bit of everything, including career highlights, failed experiments, debut efforts and fond farewells.
Grammy Awards Postponed for Second Year Due to Omicron
The Recording Academy and CBS have pushed back the awards show once again.
David Lee Roth on Canceled Shows: ‘It’s Not About Me Anymore’
Singer makes his first statements since pulling the plug on his farewell performances.
When John Madden Appeared in a Paul Simon Music Video
NFL legend memorably popped up during the clip for "Me and Julio Down by the Schoolyard."
10 Biggest Rock Feuds of 2021
New arguments fostered, old rivalries renewed, bandmates ending up in court - this past year really had it all.
When Alice Cooper Saved a Fan’s Home Painted in His Honor
The "House of Alice" was set to foreclose until the shock rocker stepped in.
Gene Simmons Decries Anti-Vaxxers as ‘Evil People’
"If you're willing to walk among us unvaccinated, you are an enemy."