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
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That's the claim made in a newly discovered interview with former N.W.A manager Jerry Heller.
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.
Lindsey Buckingham Walked Fleetwood Mac ‘Schizophrenic Tightrope’
Guitarist describes challenge of trying to balance solo career with playing in the band.
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.'
Mammoth WVH and Dirty Honey Postpone Tour Due to COVID Concerns
Most of the dates have been rescheduled, with the trek now set to launch in February.