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
Was Elvis Really Almost Arrested for Dancing?
Moment is portrayed in the new 'Elvis' film, but how accurate is it?
10 Most Important Music Festivals in US History
From Woodstock to Coachella, and all the stops in between.
Mick Fleetwood Dreamed of Playing With the Rolling Stones
Drummer tried to will the gig into existence, "but the call never came."
Paul McCartney Joined by Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi
New Jersey concert marked final date on the Got Back North American tour.
Ann Wilson Recalls Heart’s ‘Soul-Crushing’ ’80s Success
Singer says hitting No. 1 with other people's songs felt "pretty meaningless."
Nikki Sixx Believes Rock ‘n’ Roll Should Be Embarrassing
"We should be ridiculous, we should be outrageous," the Motley Crue bassist proclaimed.
Josh Klinghoffer Felt Like a ‘Fraud’ at Chili Peppers’ Induction
Guitarist was only two years into his tenure with the band when it was welcomed into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
Phil Collen Wanted to Quit Def Leppard After Steve Clark’s Death
Guitarist tells UCR he "didn’t really want to carry on" with the band at the time.
Matt Sorum Says His ‘Craziest Audition’ Was for David Lee Roth
Drummer tried out for the singer's solo band in 1985.
Journey and Kiss Highlight ‘Stranger Things’ Season 4 Soundtrack
Volume I arrives today, with a second installment coming in July.
David Coverdale Originally Wrote ‘Is This Love’ for Tina Turner
It wasn't until guitarist John Sykes added his "embellishments" that Coverdale realized it could be a Whitesnake song.
Bruce Springsteen Announces 2023 Tour With the E Street Band
It'll be their first trek together since 2017.