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 the Kinks’ Biggest U.S. Album Ever, ‘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.
The Day Brian Jones Was Laid to Rest
Brian Jones was buried in his hometown of Cheltenham on July 10, 1969.
The Day the Jimi Hendrix Experience Broke Up
On June 29, 1969, bassist Noel Redding quit the Jimi Hendix Experience, ending the all-too brief reign of one of rock's greatest trios.
The Day 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 Stevie Ray Vaughan Kicked 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.
The Day Black Sabbath Fired 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.
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!
The Day Kurt Cobain Overdosed and Went Into a Coma
In a shocking event that eerily foreshadowed the incomprehensibly tragedy of his death one month later, Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain slipped into an overdose-induced coma on March 3, 1994.
Foo Fighters’ Ice Bucket Challenge May Be the Best Yet
Many of the biggest names in music, sports, movies and TV have taken the plunge as part of the ALS Ice Bucket challenge over the past week or so.
Check Out Stevie Nicks’ New Song ‘The Dealer’
Stevie Nicks has issued the new song 'The Dealer' in advance of the archival release '24 Karat Gold – Songs From the Vault.'
Kiss’ Gene Simmons Says He’s ‘On the Side of Donald Sterling’
Gene Simmons doesn't agree with the NBA fining and then banning Donald Sterling for life after a series of racially insensitive comments were leaked to the world.
Metallica Asking For Fans’ Help To Finish Upcoming ‘Master of Puppets’ Book
Metallica are crowdsourcing memorabilia to help complete a book about 'Master of Puppets.'