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 the ‘Under Pressure’ Sessions ‘Could Have Gone Either Way’
There were several bumps in the road while they were making one of the '80s' greatest songs.
James Hetfield Recalls Metallica Recruiting a Different Singer
Band had a frontman they "really, really" wanted, but got turned down.
Mick Jagger on ‘Sticky Fingers’ Zipper Damage: ‘We Were F—ed’
Famous album artwork had a design flaw.
Steve Jordan Admits He’d ‘Rather Not’ Be Drumming for the Stones
“There are people that don’t understand that I lost a friend."
William Shatner Says He’s ‘Terrified’ Ahead of Space Flight
'Star Trek' actor is nervous about his real-life space trip.
How AC/DC Turned a Cartoon and TV Commercial Into ‘Dirty Deeds’
The single was released in Australia in 1976 but didn't make it stateside until five years later.
David Lee Roth: ‘I’m Retiring’
“I’ve given you all I’ve got to give. It’s been an amazing, great run, no regrets, nothing to say about anybody.”
Sammy Hagar Thinks Van Halen Tried to ‘Bury the Van Hagar Era’
Red Rocker says his material with the band was ignored once they reunited with David Lee Roth.
Richie Faulkner Heart Problem Leads Judas Priest to Postpone Tour
Guitarist has been hospitalized for a "major medical heart condition."
When Norm Macdonald Made His ‘SNL’ Weekend Update Debut
Comedian brought a style all his own when he took over the anchor's chair.
Being Teased by Norm Macdonald Left Courtney Thorne-Smith ‘Giddy’
Actress "had a ball" getting roasted by the 'SNL' comedian during a 1997 appearance on 'Late Night With Conan O’Brien.'
10 of Norm Macdonald’s Most Memorable Moments
Comedian's legacy stretches beyond 'Saturday Night Live.'