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 Elton John Was ‘Terrified’ to Come to America
"Everything will be fine,” his first U.S. booking agent assured.
How ‘Coneheads’ Went From ‘Pothead Sketch’ to ‘SNL’ Classic
Characters debuted in January 1977.
John Mellencamp Admits He ‘Always Detested’ ‘Jack and Diane’
Singer is still shocked to see people connecting with the "little ditty."
45 Years Ago: Bill Murray Makes His Uncomfortable ‘SNL’ Debut
Things didn't start well, but he eventually turned it around.
Melissa Etheridge Announces ‘Heartstrings’ Graphic Novel
Stories will chronicle singer's life and career through her guitar collection.
50 Albums Turning 50 in 2022
These LPs offer a little bit of everything, including career highlights, failed experiments, debut efforts and fond farewells.
Listen to Tears for Fears’ New Song ‘Break the Man’
Track is third single from band's upcoming album, 'The Tipping Point.'
30 Years Ago: Nirvana Perform on ‘SNL’ as ‘Nevermind’ Hits No. 1
Band supplanted Michael Jackson at the top of the chart, officially bringing grunge mainstream.
40 Years Ago: ‘The Catch’ Changes Football, and a City, Forever
Iconic play had a ripple effect across sports and society.
The AC/DC Song ‘Cobra Kai’’s Creator Dreams of Using
Classic track has been written into the script "several times," only to be removed.