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
35 Years Ago: Nintendo Brings the NES to America
Distributors in the U.S. initially refused to carry the Japanese gaming system.
The ‘Fast Times at Ridgemont High’ House Is for Sale for $740,000
Home was used in movie's famous pool scene.
Tommy Lee Says He’ll Leave the Country if Trump Is Reelected
Motley Crue drummer says he'll head to Europe if the president gets a second term.
David Crosby in Hot Water Over Eddie Van Halen Tweet
Folk singer's response to Van Halen guitarist's passing has angered many.
45 Years Ago: ‘Saturday Night Live’ Makes ‘Lackluster’ Debut
Show's first episode offered little hint that it would become one of the most successful programs in TV history.
Alex Van Halen Releases First Comments Since Eddie’s Death
Drummer breaks silence with brief message.
Tommy Lee Drank ‘Two Gallons’ of Vodka a Day Prior to Rehab
Motley Crue drummer detailed his former drinking habits in a new interview.
How Cleveland’s Balloonfest ‘86 Became a Public Disaster
What started as a charity event turned into a nightmare.
Watch: Bagpipers Cover Europe’s ‘The Final Countdown’
Nine artists in seven countries helped bring the cover to life.
New Stevie Nicks Concert Film Headed to Theaters
'24 Karat Gold The Concert' will hit big screens in October, with a companion live double album also released that month.
50 Years Ago: The Pinto Becomes Ford’s ‘Embarrassment’
The car's failure and Ford's poor response to serious safety concerns are the stuff of infamy.
30 Years Ago: Jon Bon Jovi’s ‘Blaze of Glory’ Hits No. 1
Bon Jovi frontman scored his only solo chart topper with track from 'Young Guns II.'