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
Best Rock Super Bowl Commercials Year-by-Year 2000-23
Queen, the Rolling Stones, Aerosmith and the Who are among the many artists to be featured in ads for the big game.
AC/DC Announces 2024 ‘Power Up’ Tour Dates and New Lineup
The tour will feature a new rhythm section for the legendary Australian band.
Billy Joel Explains Why Songwriting ‘Started to Become Torment’
Here's why it's been nearly two decades since the Piano Man's last new material.
Here’s Who Billy Joel Originally Wanted to Sing His New Song
Piano Man was initially "hellbent" against singing the track himself.
Bruce Springsteen Shares Moving Tribute Following Mother’s Death
She was 98 years old.
The Women of Motley Crue: 91 Ladies Linked With the Band
Marriages, one-night stands and everything in between.
Watch: Journey Changes ‘Don’t Stop Believin” Lyrics at NFL Game
One of the song's most famous lines got altered for the NFC championship game.
Is Billy Joel Teasing New Music?
It's been 17 years since his last release.
40 Biggest One-Hit Wonders
Even with a single hit, these artists left a lasting impact.
Heart Plays First Concert Since 2019: Videos, Set List
Ann and Nancy Wilson reunited for their first full show together in over four years.
Ozzy Osbourne Responds to Internet Hoax: ‘I’m Not Dead’
He was shocked to see himself included in a video of celebrities who have died.
Tom Smothers of the Smothers Brothers Comedy Duo Dead at 86
Groundbreaking star also rubbed elbows with many of rock's biggest stars.
When Good Songs Go Wrong: 35 Terrible Classic Rock Covers
Your ears may not be ready.
Lars Ulrich’s Father Dies: Metallica Drummer Shares Tribute
Torben Ulrich was 95 years old.
30 Rockers Who Died Before 30
Music history is littered with lives that were cut short.
15 Famous Acts Who Released Only One Album
Some memorable artists were one-and-done.