Debra Filcman is a Chicago-based freelance journalist.
Scott Weiland’s Children File Suits Against Companies Using His Likeness
The former Stone Temple Pilots frontman's second wife has filed lawsuits on behalf of her kids to stop companies using his name without consent.
Watch U2 Turn ‘Bullet the Blue Sky’ Into an Anti-Trump Song
The band took the 30-year-old song and gave it a modern spin on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.'
Husker Du Members Forge Working Relationship on Merchandise Sales, Boxed Set
The business relationship mended while reviving the band's brand through merch sales continued as they gathered material for 'Young Savage Du.'
Listen to ‘Rosey’ From Brittany Howard’s New Group, Bermuda Triangle
The group debuted the song written and previously recorded by Jesse Lafser at its first live show in July. Now, they've put out a recording of it.
St. Vincent Announces New Album ‘Masseduction’ and Releases Single ‘Los Ageless’
St. Vincent announces news of her upcoming album with a playful press conference and series of mocking videos.
Dave Matthews Band, Cage the Elephant Among Stars Slated for Charlottesville Unity Concert
A free concert will be held at the University of Virginia to promote healing and raise funds for the victims of the August attacks.
Dave Grohl Discusses Cornell, Bennington Suicides: ‘Depression Is a Disease’
In an interview with a New Zealand radio station, the two Foo Fighters remember Chris Cornell and Chester Bennington, and discuss the stigma of depression.
Squeeze Announce New ‘The Knowledge’ Album, Release First Single ‘Innocence in Paradise’
The band will release their new album as they prepare to briefly tour the U.S.
Hear U2’s New Song ‘The Blackout’
U2 has released a live video for the first song from their long-awaited album 'Songs of Experience.'
R.E.M.’s ‘Houston’ Underscored the Plight of Hurricane Refugees 12 Years Before Harvey
Former First Lady Barbara Bush's comments about Katrina evacuees set off a firestorm, but also planted the seeds of a song R.E.M. would release three years later.