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
Rock’s Biggest Christmas Songs: The Stories Behind 15 Classics
They've become holiday favorites, but their origins couldn't be more different.
Sammy Hagar: Van Halen ‘Kitchen Sink’ Tour ‘Was Going to Happen’
Red Rocker was ready to hit the road with Van Halen once more.
Bon Jovi ‘On a Night Like This’ Concert Film Will Stream for Free
Documentary will be available to all fans on the band's Facebook page.
Alex Van Halen Releases First Comments Since Eddie’s Death
Drummer breaks silence with brief message.
36 Rock Star Moments on ‘Family Guy’
The animated series has welcomed - and mocked - many of rock's biggest stars during its long television run.
50 Years Ago: ‘Monday Night Football”s Game-Changing Debut
The weekly NFL match-up dramatically altered the worlds of sports and pop culture.
Ozzy Osbourne Says Trump Is ‘Acting Like a Fool’ in Wake of COVID
President's response to the pandemic has left Osbourne feeling helpless.
Ozzy Osbourne Thought He Was Dying and His Family Was Hiding It
Singer admits he's still "in a lot of pain" as he continues to recover from serious health problems.
Alex Trebek Ate ‘Four to Five Hash Brownies,’ Woke Up Days Later
'Jeopardy!' host admitted to some recreational drug use in his new memoir.
Rock’s Complicated History with the Confederate Flag
The controversial image has been used on album covers, band merch and more.
Tonight’s Postponed Rock Hall Induction: What Could We Have Seen?
The ceremony was originally scheduled for this weekend, before being postponed due to the coronavirus.
Why You Can’t Get a Refund for Concerts Postponed by COVID-19
With ticketing companies struggling to stay afloat, music fans are having a tough time getting their money back.