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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Band premiered the track during concert in Boston.
How ‘Numb Nuts’ Helped Launch ‘The Newlywed Game’
Classic couple game show premiered on July 11, 1966.
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Robert Plant Reportedly Prepping New Album With Alison Krauss
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Incident took place when Faith No More were opening for Guns N' Roses in 1992.
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Singer died just months before his band's breakthrough self-titled album was released.
Freddie Mercury’s Life Turned Into a Graphic Novel
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Underrated Nirvana: The Most Overlooked Song From Each Album
Band's catalog is small but brimming with superb tracks.
30 Years Ago: Nirvana Plays ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ for the First Time
The show was hastily organized, a last minute booking by a still-unknown and cash-strapped band.
Guns N’ Roses’ Not in This Lifetime … Tour: By the Numbers
Just four years earlier, Axl Rose had shot down the notion of ever sharing the stage with Slash and Duff McKagan again.
Lemmy’s Ashes Were Placed in Bullets and Given to Friends
Motorhead's frontman went out with a bang.