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: How ‘Star Wars on Earth’ Became ‘Top Gun’
The blockbuster movie's inspiration came from an unlikely place.
Joan Jett’s First Two Albums Turned Into a Graphic Novel
‘Bad Reputation’ and ‘I Love Rock ‘n Roll’ get the comic book treatment in honor of their 40th anniversaries.
Ozzy Osbourne ‘Happy’ Rock HOF is Honoring Randy Rhoads’ ‘Genius’
Ozzy believes his former bandmate is "getting his due."
Hear Bono and the Edge Join Martin Garrix on ‘We Are the People’
It's the official song of the UEFA European Football Championship soccer tournament.
2021 Rock Hall Inductees Roundtable: Our Writers Answer Five Important Questions About Thi…
Our writers break down the surprises, exclusions and head-scratching decisions surrounding the new class.
Elton John Covers Pet Shop Boys ‘It’s a Sin’ With Years and Years
Song was performed at the Brit Awards before being released for charity.
‘Top Gun’ Soundtrack Turns 35: Take a Ride Into the Danger Zone
Album ranks among the most successful movie tie-ins of all time.
Megadeth Issue Statement Regarding Bassist David Ellefson
Band co-founder is in hot water following sexually tinged online exchange.
Nancy Wilson Announces Livestream Show With the Seattle Symphony
Performance will include Heart classics along with songs from her newly released solo debut.
Underrated Nirvana: The Most Overlooked Song From Each Album
Band's catalog is small but brimming with superb tracks.