Corbin Reiff is a music writer based out of Seattle, Washington. He's written for publications all across the world including Rolling Stone, Guitar World, the Blues Magazine (U.K.) and the Seattle Weekly to name a few.
The Story of Pearl Jam’s First Show
Nobody who was at the cramped Off Ramp Cafe in Seattle could have known the historic nature of the show.
The Day Roger Daltrey Punched Keith Moon and Got Fired From the Who
While violence is hardly ever a desired outcome in a dispute, the incident ultimately bred a positive result.
50 Years Ago: Rolling Stones Co-Founder Brian Jones Found Dead
The multi-instrumentalist drowned in his swimming pool only a month after he was fired from the Rolling Stones.
1965 in Review: Rock’s 50 Biggest Stories
Nineteen sixty-five was one of the most dynamic and groundbreaking years in rock music history.
2015 Summer Tour Guide
The warmer months have finally arrived, and with them Ultimate Classic Rock's 2015 Summer Tour Guide.
30 Years Ago: Stevie Ray Vaughan Kicks Off His Final Tour
On May 4, 1989, legendary Texas blues guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan kicked off the last tour of his short, celebrated career.
40 Years Ago: Black Sabbath Fire Ozzy Osbourne
On April 27, 1979, the other members of Black Sabbath decided that they’d finally had enough of lead singer Ozzy Osbourne and his out-of-control behavior and showed him the door.
15 Years Ago: Aerosmith Heads Straight Into the Blues for ‘Honkin’ on Bobo’
On March 30, 2004, Aerosmith decided to reward the loyalty of old-school fans who weren't thrilled with the band's recent pop-influenced material by releasing a straight blues cover record titled Honkin’ on Bobo.
That Time Jeff Beck Dabbled in Electronica on ‘Who Else!’
In March 1999, guitar virtuoso Jeff Beck dropped his first album of new studio material in more than a decade, the electronica-flavored Who Else!
Revisiting Led Zeppelin’s Royal Albert Hall Show
They delivered one of the most celebrated gigs of their career.