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 Hall 2023 Nominees Roundtable: Snubs, Surprises and More
UCR's writers react to this year's crop of HOF potentials.
Barrett Strong, ‘Money’ Singer and Motown Songwriter, Dead at 81
He helped craft such legendary hits as “I Heard It Through the Grapevine," "War" and "Papa Was a Rolling Stone."
Dave Grohl to Star in Crown Royal Super Bowl Commercial
Head Foo Fighter is now a pitchman for the Canadian whiskey brand.
Classic Songs in 2023 Movie Trailers
The trend is showing no signs of slowing.
15 Rock Bands Named After Real People
Inspiration came from all walks of life, including historical figures, professional athletes and serial killers.
Hear Joe Elliott Team With Ghost on New Version of ‘Spillways’
Def Leppard frontman and Swedish metal group share a mutual admiration.
Ozzy Osbourne and Joan Jett Will Appear in Workday Super Bowl Ad
Prince of Darkness gets an office job in the new spot.
Anthony ‘Top’ Topham, Founding Yardbirds Guitarist, Dead at 75
He also played with Marc Bolan, Peter Green and Christine McVie during his career.
40 Years Ago: ‘The A-Team’ Creates Heroes From ‘Outcasts of Society’
Explosive series became instant ratings hit.
Kansas Announces 50th Anniversary Tour
Band will play more than 40 dates across the U.S. as part of their Another Fork in the Road trek.