Jordan Blum is a former editor at PopMatters and a contributor to Kerrang!, Consequence of Sound, PROG, WhatCulture, Metal Injection, Recording Academy/Grammys 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 Bands Who Invented New Instruments
How did you play THAT?!
Country Star Morgan Wallen Covered Linkin Park Classic for First time in Over Three Years
Is it the country/nü-metal hybrid we never knew we needed?
Why Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Flea Is Not a Fan of Taking Photos With Fans
According to him, capturing the moment instantly ruins it.
Roger Waters Declares Himself ‘Far, Far, Far More Important’ Than Drake + the Weeknd
Another prick in the wall.
10 Rock + Metal Bands Who Had 3 Great Singers (At Different Times)
New voices = new eras.
10 Best + Really Different Covers of Dio’s ‘Holy Diver’ – Ranked
Striking modifications from the midnight sea. Look out!
How 10 Huge Rock Stars Got Their Stage Names
Did you know that Alex Lifeson is a stage name?
11 Artists Who Turned Down Joining Huge Rock + Metal Bands
Thanks, but no thanks.
10 of the Most Sex-Positive Rock Songs
These tracks all celebrate sex in a constructive way.
10 Bands Who Had Final Tours That Weren’t Final
Welcome back, my friends, to the show that never ends.