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
Eddie Murphy Jokes That Prince Sabotaged Their Basketball Game
Sounds like the 'Chappelle's Show' sketch was pretty accurate.
Russ Thyret, Record Label Executive Who Signed Prince, Dead at 76
Former Warner Bros. head gave the Purple One his first record deal.
25 Classic Thanksgiving TV Episodes
A heaping helping of turkey-day TV, spanning five decades of programming.
35 Years Ago: Nintendo Brings the NES to America
Distributors in the U.S. initially refused to carry the Japanese gaming system.
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.
Eddie Van Halen Dead at 65
Guitarist dies after "a long and arduous" battle with cancer.
How the Thrilla in Manila Changed Boxing and Broadcasting Forever
One of the sport's most epic bouts also marked a turning point in the way fans watch fights.
How Prince Defended Mariah Carey Against Meddling Label Bosses
Pop singer sheds light on her friendship with Prince in her new autobiography.
Why Earth, Wind and Fire Chose ‘The 21st Night of September’
Say, do you remember?
50 Years Ago: ‘Monday Night Football”s Game-Changing Debut
The weekly NFL match-up dramatically altered the worlds of sports and pop culture.