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
Eddie Van Halen Tribute to Be Part of 2020 Rock Hall Induction
Rocker will reportedly be honored by "multiple guitar gods."
Metallica’s Robert Trujillo Acted in ‘CHiPS” 1982 Halloween Show
Before becoming the bassist of Metallica, Trujillo was a child actor.
Gene Simmons Leaving Beverly Hills Due to ‘Unacceptable’ Taxes
After more than 35 years, the Kiss rocker is moving out of the famous Southern California neighborhood.
25 Years Ago: Blind Melon’s Shannon Hoon Dies of an Overdose
Singer emerged from nowhere to become a mainstream success, but he was never able to fully outrun his demons.
Why Jon Bon Jovi ‘Won’t Ever Go Back to the City of Buffalo’
Rockers’ doomed effort to purchase the city’s NFL franchise still hurts.
How George Lopez Helped Sammy Hagar and Eddie Van Halen Reconnect
Comedian helped the two rockers reconcile months before Van Halen's death.
The Day Vince Neil Bit Eddie Van Halen: ‘Good Job, A–holes!’
The Crue's "crazy biting phase" was not well received by their tour mates.
Jason Newsted Purchases Lakeside New York Home for $6.1 Million
Former Metallica bassist is the new owner of this three acre property.
Tool’s Maynard James Keenan Reveals He Had COVID-19
Singer says he's still battling the disease's lingering effects.
Van Halen Family Will Search 5150 Vaults for Unreleased Songs
Info comes from the band's longtime manager, Irving Azoff.
Eddie Van Halen Collaborations: 13 Rare and Forgotten Guest Spots
"Beat It" got the most attention, but he also worked with a diverse array of artists, including Brian May, Roger Waters, Thomas Dolby and LL Cool J.
Exclusive Interview: AC/DC Give Details on New Single ‘Shot in the Dark’
In an exclusive interview with UCR, the band's members discuss their new song.