Jordan Blum is a former editor at PopMatters and a contributor to Kerrang!, Consequence of Sound, PROG, WhatCulture, Metal Injection, Recording Academy/Grammys and more. He's written books about Jethro Tull, Opeth, and Dream Theater. In his spare time, he likes to yell at strangers about how much Genesis sucked in the '80s.
10 Rock + Metal Tours From 2013 We Wish We Could See Now
It's never too soon to be nostalgic for these concerts!
Will Marty Friedman Play with Megadeth Next Month? Probably.
Their reunion has been a long time coming.
Ted Nugent Praises ‘Incredible Genius’ Jeff Beck, Recreates Favorite Riffs
"There is not a meaningful guitarist in the world that didn't discover the brilliance, . . . of what Jeff Beck literally created."
Neil Young Pays Tribute to ‘The Soul of CSNY,’ David Crosby
'David’s voice and energy were at the heart of our band,' Young wrote.
Charlie Benante Will Miss Anthrax’s ‘Next Few Shows,’ Touring Replacement Named
The band issued a statement earlier this week.
Metallica’s James Hetfield Warns Fans Against Falling for Fake Accounts
Heed Papa Het's advice!
Dave Grohl Just Got His Own Comic Book, and It’s Awesome
There goes my hand-drawn hero!
10 Rock + Metal Bands Featuring a Parent + Their Child[ren]
The family that plays together, stays together
How Rock + Metal Musicians Celebrated New Year’s Eve 2022
Welcoming 2023 in both electrifying and humble ways!
Paul McCartney Mourns Death of Groundbreaking Journalist + TV Personality Barbara Walters
The legendary news anchor and interviewer was 93.
Why Richie Faulkner Thinks Zakk Wylde Is the ‘Only Guy’ to Fill Dimebag Darrell’s Shoes in Pantera
He's been doing a great job so far, right?!
Why Queen’s Brian May Says Recent Knighthood ‘Comes With a Little Bit More Clout’
The iconic guitarist received the title via the U.K.’s latest New Year’s Honours List.
Journey’s Neal Schon Issues Cease + Desist to Jonathan Cain Over Mar-A-Lago Performance
It's the latest development in the pair's ongoing dispute.
10 Bands Who Nailed Seemingly Impossible to Cover Rock + Metal Songs
Top that? Challenge accepted.
Sebastian Bach Reveals What He Misses Most About the Late ’80s Music Industry
Can you guess what it is?
Todd La Torre Says Queensrÿche’s 2023 U.S. Tour Will Feature Rare + Never-Before-Played Songs
They're hitting the road in support of this year's 'Digital Noise Alliance.'