Debra Filcman is a Chicago-based freelance journalist.
Dickey Betts Back From Retirement, Planning 2018 Tour
Just three weeks after announcing his retirement, former Allman Brothers Band guitarist Dickey Betts has announced plans for a 2018 tour.
David Byrne Announces Ambitious 2018 Solo Tour
David Byrne has called his upcoming tour as "the most ambitious show I’ve done since the shows that were filmed for 'Stop Making Sense.'"
Gene Simmons: ‘I Did Nothing’ to Warrant Fox News Ban
Gene Simmons said he had done nothing to warrant Fox News' recent lifetime ban and commented on other allegations against him.
What Was 2017’s Best Box Set or Reissue? UCR Fan Choice Awards
Many rockers released expanded editions to their definitive works in 2017. Which was the best?
Trevor Horn’s Studio Burned to the Ground in California Wildfires
The ex-member and producer of Yes confirms that his six-bedroom Bel-Air home and recording studio has been lost, but he is safe.
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.'
Gregg Allman’s 70th Birthday Marked with ‘Song for Adam’ Video
Gregg Allman said he wanted to cover this Jackson Browne track because a key lyric reminded him of his late brother, Duane.
Elton John Mourns the Death of His Beloved Mother
A formative figure in Elton John's career, Sheila Farebrother encouraged her son to play piano, beginning at age 3.
Slash’s $8.7 Million Beverly Hills Mansion Snapped Up by Rapper Big Sean
Rapper Big Sean just bought Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash's Beverly Hills mansion for a steal.
Judas Priest Release Cover Art and First Music From ‘Firepower’
Judas Priest have released a brief sample from their upcoming album.