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
Live Nation Will Allow Artists to Require Vaccination for Shows
The company is “encouraging” artists to require proof of vaccination or a negative test, it is not mandating the new rules. Ultimately, the decision will lie in the hands of the performers and their respective teams.
Music Firm Now Owns Nearly Half of Prince’s Estate
The turmoil surrounding Prince’s estate has gone on for more than five years. Now there's a new wrinkle, as a major music publishing firm has further expanded its stake in the estate.
How ‘Numb Nuts’ Helped Launch ‘The Newlywed Game’
On July 11, 1966, The Newlywed Game premiered on television, quickly becoming a hit through the simple act of making private lives public.
When Charlie Finally Appeared in the Last ‘Charlie’s Angels’
When Charlie’s Angels aired its final episode on June 24, 1981, the show looked much different than when it began.
The ‘Cannonball Run’ is Real and COVID Helped Set a New Record
Since real life racers travel well above the speed limit (often 100 MPH or higher) and regularly disobey further road safety laws, the Cannonball Run is an illegal endeavor without any kind of official sanctioning body.
Bob Seger Hints That He’s Done Touring Following Bandmate’s Death
"I don't think I could go out (on tour) without him," the singer admits.
Eric Clapton Feels ‘Ostracized’ By Friends Over His COVID Views
“My phone doesn’t ring very often,” the guitarist admits.
Eric Clapton Details ‘Severe Reactions’ to AstraZeneca Vaccine
AstraZenaca’s COVID-19 vaccine has been approved by the WHO and has been made available in the U.K and European Union, however it has not yet been approved for release in the United States.
‘Top Gun’ Soundtrack Turns 35: Take a Ride Into the Danger Zone
"Top Gun" became a box office hit in 1986 thanks to a combination of exhilarating visuals, high-octane storytelling and - perhaps most importantly - a dynamic soundtrack.
Alice Cooper Says He ‘Lost 15 Pounds’ Due to COVID-19
He had been diagnosed with the disease in December.