Debra Filcman is a Chicago-based freelance journalist.
Prince Lets ‘The One’ Mayte Garcia Take the Reins on His Video: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
In the video for "The One," Prince tells his own version of the story of Cinderella, with a lot of help from Mayte Garcia.
Weezer Bassist Scott Shriner Sells California Home for $2.4 Million
In a month, Weezer bassist Scott Shriner sold his Silver Lake home — for $250,000 more than his asking price.
The Cure to Release ‘Mixed Up’ Reissue and ‘Town Down’ for Record Store Day
The Cure will release a vinyl pressing of their 1990 record 'Mixed Up,' along with a new collection of remixes called 'Torn Down' for Record Store Day.
Common Dials Up His Friendship With Prince on ‘Star *69′: 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Common recalls his friendship with Prince that included the veteran musician's guest spot on the rapper's 2002 album 'Electric Circus.'
Prince’s ‘The Everlasting Now’ Frustrates the Hell out of Kevin Smith: 365 Prince Songs in…
Things got weird when Prince asked Kevin Smith to film a documentary revolving around his conversion to a Jehovah's Witness portrayed through 'The Everlasting Now.'
45 Music Festivals Pledge Gender Equality by 2022
The PRS Foundation has signed 45 international music festivals onto their Keychange initiative, pledging to include an even gender split on future lineups.
Beck Sells Canyon Home for $3.4 Million
Beck and his wife have sold their Brentwood, Calif., Brittany Tudor home for $3.4 million, two years after purchasing it.
Listen to ‘Shiny One,’ Belly’s First New Song in Decades
Next, Belly will embark on their first major tour since 1995, beginning with a May appearance in Boston.
Listen to the Breeders’ New Single ‘Nervous Mary’
With a decade passed since their last album, the Breeders have released a third single, "Nervous Mary," from their upcoming record 'All Nerve.'
Happy Accidents Abound in ‘Dorothy Parker': 365 Prince Songs in a Year
Prince's "The Ballad of Dorothy Parker" benefitted from dreams and electrical problems.