Debra Filcman is a Chicago-based freelance journalist.
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."
Summer Vacation Like Billy Joel — For Just $495,000!
If you want to party like Billy Joel this summer, you're in luck.
Musicians Celebrate Doug Jones’ Alabama Senate Victory
Musicians react to news of Democrat Doug Jones' hard-fought victory in 2017 Alabama Senate race.
Elton John Mourns the Death of His Beloved Mother
A formative figure in Elton John's career, Sheila Farebrother encouraged her son to play piano, beginning at age 3.
Courtney Love Warned Women About Harvey Weinstein — in 2005
Actress and Hole frontwoman Courtney Love warned women about Harvey Weinstein at a red carpet event back in 2005, and claims she was blacklisted as a result.
Pink Fears Her Collaboration With Billy Joel May Be ‘Trash’
Earlier this year, Billy Joel agreed to write a song with pop star Pink, who has, by her own admission, been relentlessly pursuing a collaboration with the Piano Man.
Goosebump Alert: Watch a Stadium Full of Football Fans Sing a Tom Petty Song
Watch as a stadium full of Florida Gators fans honor Tom Petty by singing "I Won't Back Down."
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.
Chris Cornell’s Daughter Dedicates Heartbreaking ‘Good Morning America’ Cover of ‘Halleluj…
She and One Republic's Ryan Tedder traded lead vocals on the cover that they dedicated to the memory of the two men, who both recently died by suicide.
Friends Remember the Highs and Lows of Chester Bennington’s Last Days
Many of them have recalled Bennington's behavior in the days leading up to his suicide as among his best and brightest, while others reveal his pain.