Debra Filcman is a Chicago-based freelance journalist.
55 Years Ago: The Beatles Tape a 27-Minute Version of ‘Helter Skelter’
Initial sessions for the song were so intense that they included the longest thing the band ever recorded.
Bruce Springsteen Reveals 2019 Plans: New Album, E Street Tour
Bruce Springsteen plans to get back to his "day job" soon, with a new singer-songwriter album and an E Street Band tour on the horizon.
Queen’s ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Earns U.S. Crown, Over $500 Million Worldwide
Queen's 'Bohemian Rhapsody' is the box office champion, my friends.
Ann Wilson Says She Wasn’t Surprised by Chris Cornell’s Death
Heart singer reveals her thoughts on late Soundgarden frontman.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Rockets to No. 2 on All-Time Music Biopic List
Don't stop the Freddie Mercury biopic 'Bohemian Rhapsody' now — it's having such a good time in theaters.
Rock Stars Who Married Movie Stars
A look at famous unions between the music and movie industries.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Exceeds Expectations with $50 Million Opening Weekend
Despite mixed reviews, the Freddie Mercury biopic ranks No. 2 all-time in its genre for opening box office returns.
Mother of the Teen Who Inspired Pearl Jam’s ‘Jeremy’ Speaks Out
The mother of Jeremy Dell, the teenager who shot himself in front of his English class in a Texas high school in 1991, is finally speaking out about her son.
Stevie Ray Vaughan’s ‘Wonderful’ Childhood Home Sells for Less Than $160K
The Dallas home where Stevie Ray Vaughan and his brother Jimmie grew up sold after seven weeks on the market.
12 Rock Stars Who Used to Be Teachers
These renowned musicians have at least one thing in common: They commanded classrooms before commanding stages.
Bob Dylan Announces U.S. Fall Tour
Following a string of dates in Australia and New Zealand, the singer-songwriter will hit more than 30 U.S. cities.
Dee Snider Says Twisted Sister Shouldn’t Be in the Rock Hall
Frontman says band has been influential but doesn't rise to Hall of Fame level.
Inspiration for Beatles’ ‘Strawberry Fields Forever’ to Reopen
As a child, John Lennon would hop the wall at the Strawberry Field orphanage to play with the kids who lived there.
New ‘Bad Reputation’ Trailer Details Joan Jett’s Rise to the Top
Upcoming documentary shows how bad-ass singer busted '70s rock 'n' roll boys' club.
These Queen, Lynyrd Skynyrd and Bee Gees Songs Could Help Save Your Life
You may be more prepared than you think to perform CPR, even if you've never done it before.
Phil Collins Announces Four-Disc Box, ‘Plays Well With Others’
Former Genesis frontman collects collaborations with other artists.
John Lennon Forever Stamp on the Way
Imagine the late legend's face on your envelope.
84 Rock Stars Who Have Famous Kids
As a particular classic rock song has noted, the kids are alright.
Journey’s ‘Don’t Stop Believin” Highlights ‘Smallfoot’ Trailer
Yetis. Journey. Classic song. We can't wait till September.
Toto’s Steve Porcaro Joins Weezer on ‘Jimmy Kimmel’ for ‘Africa’
Reaching their highest chart position in nearly a decade, Weezer performed a cover of the classic song on TV last night.