Debra Filcman is a Chicago-based freelance journalist.
Alice in Chains Honor Chris Cornell With Two Live Soundgarden Covers
Alice in Chains paid tribute to Chris Cornell at the same festival Soundgarden was set to play last year before his death.
Pearl Jam’s Mike McCready Teams Up With KT Tunstall for Tom Petty Cover
Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready has joined forces with singer-songwriter KT Tunstall and Thunderpussy's Leah Julius to record a cover of Tom Petty's "I Won't Back Down."
Huey Lewis on His Devastating Meniere’s Diagnosis: ‘It Can Get Better; It Just Hasn’t’
The disorder can cause progressive hearing loss, vertigo, tinnitus and ear pressure.
The Whole World Colored Itself Purple to Say Goodbye to Prince
When Prince died two years ago, buildings, bridges and monuments across the country and beyond lit up purple to honor his legacy.
How the Rock World Mourned Prince With ‘Purple Rain’ Covers
In the days and weeks following Prince's April 2016 death, many fellow musicians honored him and his legacy with their own covers of "Purple Rain."
Matthew Ryan Announces Debut Album With the Summer Kills
Longtime singer-songwriter Matthew Ryan has announced the upcoming release of his debut album fronting The Summer Kills, 'Last Night We Became Swans."
Peter Buck and Joseph Arthur Announce Collaboration Album
The self-titled debut album by Arthur Buck, the fruit of a collaboration between Arthur Joseph and Peter Buck that has been years in the making, is set for release.
‘Alone With Chrissie Hynde’ Documentary Gets DVD Release
The Pretenders frontwoman tells it like it is in the documentary 'Alone With Chrissie Hynde,' which is set for a DVD release.
Chad Channing Recalls His Time in Nirvana Without Regrets
What happens when you leave a band right before it hits big?
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.