Debra Filcman is a Chicago-based freelance journalist.
The Cure Had a Fun Side, Lol Tolhurst Insists
The Cure's co-founder Lol Tolhurst says the band was a lot more fun than people gave the punk rockers credit for.
Maroon 5’s Adam Levine Sells L.A. Home for $18 Million Cash
Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine and his wife have sold one home for $18 million, while Levine's old bachelor pad is still on the market for $15.9 million.
Recording of David Bowie and Brian Eno Jamming With Devo Discovered
Devo frontman Mark Mothersbaugh rediscovers tapes of his band jamming with David Bowie and Brian Eno while making their debut album in Germany.
30 Years Ago: Sonny and Cher Reunite on ‘Late Night With David Letterman’
On Nov. 13, 1987, Sonny and Cher reunited for an interview and performance of "I Got You Babe" on 'The Late Show with David Letterman.'
U2 Announces Long-Awaited ‘Songs of Experience’ Album and Tour Details
After nearly a year of waiting, fans are finally getting the complete details on U2's 'Songs of Experience,' which is confirmed for a Dec. 1 release.
25 Years Ago: Sinead O’Connor’s Records Get Steamrolled
On Oct. 21, 1992, the National Ethnic Coalition of Organizations made a public statement on Sinead O'Connor's recent 'Saturday Night Live' appearance.
The Tragically Hip’s Gord Downie Dies at 53
Gord Downie of The Tragically Hip has died, his family announced. He was 53.
Butthole Surfers Working on First New LP in 16 Years
The psychedelic punk band Butthole Surfers is making headway on their ninth studio album, which they say crosses a lot of genre lines.
Green Day’s Career-Spanning Greatest Hits Album to Include Two New Tracks
Green Day is adding two new songs to a chronological collection of hits from throughout their career.
Liam Gallager’s Awkward Encounter With Paul McCartney
Former Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher once couldn't tell if Paul McCartney was offering him a drink or a pizza.