Debra Filcman is a Chicago-based freelance journalist.
D’arcy Wretzky Says Billy Corgan Is Lying About Smashing Pumpkins Reunion
D'arcy Wretzky shares text messages between her and Billy Corgan regarding her exclusion from the Smashing Pumpkins reunion.
Revisiting Super Bowl 51’s Rock Commercials
Even if you watch the Super Bowl exclusively for the game, it's tough for any music fan to ignore the songs that play in the highly anticipated commercials.
Dolores O’Riordan Poured Her Pain and Rage Into the Cranberries’ ‘Zombie’
From the start, Dolores O'Riordan knew "Zombie" wouldn't be one of the sweet ballads fans had come to expect from the Cranberries.
May’s Biggest Classic Rock Stories: 2017 in Review
The biggest classic rock stories of May 2017 included some sad losses, the kick-offs of major tours and a fun surprise collaboration.
Van Halen Jumpstarts Steven Spielberg’s New ‘Ready Player One’ Trailer
Van Halen's "Jump" spikes the adrenaline in a new trailer for Steven Spielberg's 'Ready Player One.'
Heartbreaker Benmont Tench to Perform First Solo Show Since Tom Petty’s Death
Heartbreaker Benmont Tench plans to continue playing, "more, louder, quieter, faster, slower, sad, joyous, angry, celebratory, lovingly" as he grieves.
Stevie Nicks Recalls Songs, Advice and Friendship From Tom Petty
Fleetwood Mac singer Stevie Nicks talks about her decades-long friendship with Tom Petty, and their last performance together.
Pink Fears Her Collaboration With Billy Joel May Be ‘Trash’
Earlier this year, Billy Joel agreed to write a song with pop star Pink, who has, by her own admission, been relentlessly pursuing a collaboration with the Piano Man.
Goosebump Alert: Watch a Stadium Full of Football Fans Sing a Tom Petty Song
Watch as a stadium full of Florida Gators fans honor Tom Petty by singing "I Won't Back Down."
Tom Jones Postpones U.S. Tour After Receiving ‘Medical Advice’
The U.S. tour that was to begin Wednesday is being rescheduled for May and June 2018.