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
Why Jon Bon Jovi ‘Won’t Ever Go Back to the City of Buffalo’
Rockers’ doomed effort to purchase the city’s NFL franchise still hurts.
David Crosby in Hot Water Over Eddie Van Halen Tweet
Folk singer's response to Van Halen guitarist's passing has angered many.
Alex Van Halen Releases First Comments Since Eddie’s Death
Drummer breaks silence with brief message.
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.
Exclusive Interview: AC/DC Give Details on New Single ‘Shot in the Dark’
In an exclusive interview with UCR, the band's members discuss their new song.
Eddie Van Halen Dead at 65
Guitarist dies after "a long and arduous" battle with cancer.
How Brian Johnson Overcame Hearing Issues and Returned to AC/DC
An experimental procedure aided the singer's comeback.
How Cleveland’s Balloonfest ‘86 Became a Public Disaster
What started as a charity event turned into a nightmare.
Watch: Bagpipers Cover Europe’s ‘The Final Countdown’
Nine artists in seven countries helped bring the cover to life.
How the Beastie Boys Inspired Robert Plant’s ‘Tall Cool One’
Song was a hit for the former Led Zeppelin frontman in 1988.
Neil Young Reveals Track List for ‘Archives Volume 2′
Box set covers the rocker's career from 1972-1976 and features 12 previously unreleased songs.
Bruce Springsteen Wrote New Album on Guitar Gifted by a Fan
Song ideas for 'Letter to You' came during a rush of inspiration in 2019.