Debra Filcman is a Chicago-based freelance journalist.
Green Day’s Career-Spanning Greatest Hits Album to Include Two New Tracks
Green Day is adding two new songs to a chronological collection of hits from throughout their career.
Joe Perry Contributes to Billy Ray Cyrus Album and SpongeBob SquarePants Musical
Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry has been busy.
R.E.M.’s ‘Houston’ Underscored the Plight of Hurricane Refugees 12 Years Before Harvey
Former First Lady Barbara Bush's comments about Katrina evacuees set off a firestorm, but also planted the seeds of a song R.E.M. would release three years later.
Alex Lifeson Reportedly Shoots Down LeeLifeson Rumors
Sorry, Rush fans. LeeLifeson apparently isn't happening.
Top 13 Eclipse Songs
Looking for an eclipse party playlist? Here are 13 songs that are sure to get your guests dancing in the dark.
Is Robert Plant Teasing His New Solo Album?
Robert Plant earlier confirmed the return of the Sensational Space Shifters for a follow up album, just before a series of spring dates.
Cliff Burton’s Dad Has Been Donating Royalties to Music Scholarships
Cliff Burton's father has been quietly donating the royalty checks he receives to a scholarship at his son's old high school.
Bruce Springsteen to Make Broadway Debut With Eight-Week Solo Show
After months of rumors, Bruce Springsteen has confirmed that he'll make his Broadway debut this fall.
Siri Can Sing Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ – Can You?
Siri may not have Freddie Mercury's killer voice, but she recognizes - and can recite - a classic when she hears it.
Liam Gallagher Would Rather ‘Eat S—‘ Than Listen to U2
As his brother Noel prepares to open U2's 'Joshua Tree' shows with his band High Flying Birds, Liam rants against the band on Twitter.