Jordan Blum is a former Features Editor at PopMatters and a contributor to Kerrang!, Consequence, PROG, WhatCulture, Metal Injection, Record Collector, and more. He's written books about Jethro Tull, Opeth, and Dream Theater. In his spare time, he likes to yell at strangers about how much Genesis sucked in the '80s.
10 Rockers Who Legally Adopted Their Stage Names
You may recognize Vincent Furnier, Frank Ferrana and others by more popular names.
Fans React to AC/DC’s Power Trip Festival Performance
It was their first show since 2016 and they didn't disappoint!
Roger Waters Calls New Documentary About Him ‘Flimsy, Unapologetic Piece of Propaganda’
'The Dark Side of Roger Waters' (produced by advocacy group Campaign Against Antisemitism) was released last week.
Dave Grohl Joins Guns N’ Roses’ Polarizing Glastonbury Set + Fans Have Mixed Reactions
One of a few reasons why he was the hero of the festival.
Why Foo Fighters Fans Are Already Upset With New Drummer Josh Freese
There's just no pleasing some people.
10 of the Wildest Insults Rock + Metal Stars Have Hurled at People
Do you need some ointment for those sick burns?
Why Metallica’s Lars Ulrich Sometimes Feels Like ‘a F–king idiot or a Loser’
'Do I have my own worries and insecurities? Of course.'
Metallica Announce Four-Night ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’ Residency
They'll be there almost all week!
Why Metallica Still Owe Sammy Hagar $200 Over Three Decades Later
NEVER bet against the Red Rocker!
Why There’s Still a Good Chance Ozzy Osbourne Could Be Knighted
The 'Prince of Darkness' clearly deserves it, right?!
Ted Nugent Praises ‘Incredible Genius’ Jeff Beck, Recreates Favorite Riffs
"There is not a meaningful guitarist in the world that didn't discover the brilliance, . . . of what Jeff Beck literally created."
Dave Grohl Just Got His Own Comic Book, and It’s Awesome
There goes my hand-drawn hero!
Dave Grohl Covers ‘At Seventeen’ With 16-Year-Old Daughter Violet for Hanukkah Sessions
The original was made famous by singer/songwriter Janis Ian in 1975.
Sebastian Bach Reveals What He Misses Most About the Late ’80s Music Industry
Can you guess what it is?
Stone Gossard Calls Chris Cornell the ‘G.O.A.T.’ + Shares Update on Next Pearl Jam Album
'I'm just more and more impressed by him,' Gossard said of the late signer.
Aerosmith Cancel Rest of Las Vegas Residency Due to Steven Tyler’s Health
Best wishes for a speedy recovery!