Debra Filcman is a Chicago-based freelance journalist.
Julian Casablancas Doesn’t Like the Beatles, Is Confused by Pop Music
Julian Casablancas isn't likely to make a lot of friends with his latest interview, after calling his distaste for the Beatles an "advantage."
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.
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 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.'
Queens of the Stone Age Guitarist Lists Home for $1.8 Million
Queens of the Stone Age guitarist Troy Van Leeuwen has listed his Glendale, Calif., home for nearly $1.8 million.
Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood Announces ‘You Were Never Really Here’ Score
Radiohead's Jonny Greenwood is set to release his latest soundtrack work — this time for his score to Lynne Ramsay's thriller 'You Were Never Really Here.'
Bagpipes Get in the Way of Romantic Red Hot Chili Peppers Concert
A man mistakenly buys a Valentine's Day gift of Red Hot Chilli Pipers tickets for his girlfriend, instead of tickets for her favorite band — the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
The Black Keys’ Patrick Carney and Michelle Branch Expecting First Child
The Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney and finance Michelle Branch have pushed back their summer wedding as they make way for their first child together.