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.
Why the Rolling Stones Dared Their Label to Release ‘C—sucker Blues’
When it comes to business decisions, there’s really no accounting for spite.
40 Years Ago: Kinks Release Their Biggest U.S. LP, ‘Low Budget’
For all their ‘60s successes in England, the Kinks didn't hit their U.S. chart peak until 'Low Budget' arrived on July 10, 1979.
50 Years Ago: Brian Jones Laid to Rest
Brian Jones was buried in his hometown of Cheltenham on July 10, 1969.
50 Years Ago: The Rolling Stones Play for 500,000 Fans at Hyde Park
A free concert was conceived as the beginning of the Rolling Stones' big return to the live stage. It became much, much more.
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.
35 Years Ago: Glenn Frey’s Second Solo LP Inspires ‘Miami Vice’ Episode
'The Allnighter' became Glenn Frey's best-ever charting solo project, even as it led to his acting debut.
45 Years Ago: Rolling Stones’ Begin First Tour With Ron Wood
Heading into their 13th year together, the Rolling Stones found themselves at a familiar crossroads.
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.
Country Star Clay Walker Rips ‘Outdated Rock ‘n’ Rollers’ for Going Country
Country artist Clay Walker thinks the recent trend of older rock stars dabbling in his musical backyard seems utterly abhorrent.
When Led Zeppelin Met Elvis Presley
The L.A. Forum played host to some of the greatest shows Led Zeppelin ever put on, and it was also the place where, on May 11, 1974, the band came face to face with its greatest hero.
The Day Led Zeppelin Launched Swan Song Records
This wasn't the first rock 'n' roll band to be given a record label, but they were among the most successful.