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 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.
When Led Zeppelin Launched Swan Song Records
Led Zeppelin weren't the first rock 'n' roll band to be given their own record label, but they were among the most successful.
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.
The Story of California Jam, One of Rock’s Greatest Festivals
It was one of the great rock festivals of all time.
How Aerosmith Headed 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.
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.
Revisiting Led Zeppelin’s Royal Albert Hall Show
On Jan. 9, 1970 Led Zeppelin took the stage of London's venerated Royal Albert Hall and delivered one of the most celebrated gigs of their career.
Revisiting the Eagles’ Reunion Record, ‘Hell Freezes Over’
The Eagles released 'Hell Freezes Over' on Nov. 8, 1994, comprised of their MTV special and four new songs.
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.