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
Van Halen’s Lost Dinosaur Music Video Unearthed
Watch the band perform their 1981 single "So This Is Love?" in a prehistoric park.
The 66 Most ’60s Things About 1966
From music, TV, film, fashion and all areas of culture, we look at the most notable moments from this distinctively unique year.
Robert Plant Reportedly Prepping New Album With Alison Krauss
New LP would be the follow-up to 2007's 'Raising Sand.'
Cheap Trick’s Tom Petersson ‘Much Better’ After Heart Surgery
Despite improved health, bassist admits he experienced "post-traumatic stress" following the procedure.
Sammy Hagar Honors ‘Real Heroes’ at First Post-COVID Concert
"During 2020 some regular people stepped up and became heroes,” the Red Rocker declared during his career-spanning set.
Freddie Mercury’s Life Turned Into a Graphic Novel
'Freddie Mercury: Lover of Life, Singer of Songs' will chronicle the Queen frontman's journey from childhood to rock stardom.
Brian May Undergoes ‘A Little Bit of Eye Surgery’
Queen guitarist claims he "didn't feel a thing" during the procedure.
Roger Hawkins, Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section Drummer, Dead at 75
Musician played on some of the most iconic rock and R&B songs in history.
14 of Classic Rock’s Biggest Birthday Parties
These special days give rock stars an excuse to celebrate even harder than usual.
Eric Clapton Details ‘Severe Reactions’ to AstraZeneca Vaccine
Guitarist blames U.K. government "propaganda" for what he believes was misinformation about the vaccine's safety.