Debra Filcman is a Chicago-based freelance journalist.
Chad Channing Recalls His Time in Nirvana Without Regrets
What happens when you leave a band right before it hits big?
Steven Tyler Announces Solo Tour
After nearly half a century performing with Aerosmith, singer Steven Tyler will hit the road this summer as a solo artist.
Eric Clapton Announces Two Shows at Madison Square Garden
Eric Clapton has announced a pair of shows that will reportedly be among his last for the year.
Keith Richards Promises New Rolling Stones Album
Fifty-four years after releasing their debut album, the Rolling Stones are at work on their next one.
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.