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.
50 Years Ago: Crosby, Stills and Nash Become Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young
Shortly after releasing their debut album, Crosby, Stills & Nash brought Neil Young on board.
Revisiting Eric Carr’s First Show With Kiss
Co-founding drummer Peter Criss had appeared on just one track for 1979's 'Dynasty,' and wasn't featured at all on the follow-up.
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.
The Day the Jimi Hendrix Experience Break Up
Bassist's departure ended the all-too brief reign of one of rock's greatest trios.
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.
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.
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.
When 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.
Revisiting Led Zeppelin’s Royal Albert Hall Show
They delivered one of the most celebrated gigs of their career.
Revisiting the Eagles’ Reunion Record, ‘Hell Freezes Over’
Time, as the old saying goes, can heal all wounds.