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 Most Legendary/Iconic Bootleg Rock + Metal Albums
You weren’t always meant to hear these.
The 10 Best Album Sequels in Rock + Metal
Worthy successors that continue a saga.
Here Are Some of the Funniest Reactions to When We Were Young Day One Being Canceled
Well, that's one way to take the news.
The 10 Creepiest Music Videos of All Time
Okay, so that was unsettling.
11 Artists Who Turned Down Joining Huge Rock + Metal Bands
Thanks, but no thanks.
10 Bands Who Invented New Instruments
How did you play THAT?!
Artists + Fans React to Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert at Wembley Stadium
There goes our hero.
The Nirvana ‘Nevermind’ Cover Lawsuit Has Been Dismissed for the Third and Final Time
According to the judge, plaintiff Spencer Elden's statute of limitations expired.
Who is Sam Ryder, the Taylor Hawkins Tribute Singer Who Sang Queen’s ‘Somebody to Love’?
The former Eurovision star was certainly a surprise standout.
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.
Guns N’ Roses’ Slash – ‘I Don’t Think I’ve Ever Owned the ‘Appetite for Destruction’ Record’
The famed guitarist feels little need to have the group's landmark 1987 debut LP.