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 Rock + Metal Musicians Who’ve Been Emergency Responders
See? Music CAN save lives!
Watch Ozzy Sing ‘War Pigs’ in the Opening Clip for WWE’s ‘Survivor Series: WarGames’
Now THAT is how you kick off a wrestling event.
10 Most Legendary/Iconic Bootleg Rock + Metal Albums
You weren’t always meant to hear these.
Why Brian Johnson ‘Couldn’t Watch’ Axl Rose Play With AC/DC – ‘I Bear No Grudges’
The vocalist also felt 'despair' after his forced 2016 departure.
A ‘Where’s Waldo?’ Style Iron Maiden Book Called ‘Where is Eddie?’ is Coming in 2023
Could he be hiding in the shadows of the valley?
11 Artists Who Turned Down Joining Huge Rock + Metal Bands
Thanks, but no thanks.
Watch ‘Van Halen Stage’ Dedication Ceremony in Van Halen’s Hometown
The city of Pasadena paid tribute to its main heavy metal export.
Artists + Fans React to Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert at Wembley Stadium
There goes our hero.
15 Rock + Metal Bands Who’ve Appeared on Kids TV Shows
Get 'em headbanging while they're still young!
Nikki Sixx – I Also ‘Never Thanked’ Andy McCoy for Getting Me Drugs on Night of Heroin Overdose
The glam metal bassist fires back.