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.
Corey Taylor Has a Very Relatable + Honest Response to Turning 50
Age is just a number, right?
Why Geddy Lee Had to ‘Tread Carefully’ When Writing About Neil Peart
'I had to be discreet, but honest about my perspective.'
Kirk Hammett Says Lars Ulrich Saw Ghosts in ‘Haunted’ Studio Where Metallica Recorded ‘Kill ‘Em All’
'The whole building was supposedly haunted.'
Ozzy Blasts Geezer Butler for Not Giving Him ‘One F–king Phone Call,’ Butler Fires Back
'We all grew up together, and he can’t pick up the f--king phone like a man and see how I’m doing.'
Mike Portnoy Discusses Possible ‘Scenes from a Memory’ Sequel + Playing Mangini-Era Material Live
'Metropolis Pt. 3'? Sign us up!
Travis Barker Becomes First Musician to Perform During Peloton Class as Part of Blink-182 Artist Series
'Knowing that millions of people across the globe will watch me . . . is super exciting.'
Are Anthrax Teasing a Collaboration With Dave Grohl? Some Fans Think So
Can you say #FooThrax?
Jared Leto Serves Up Odd F1 Race Intro + Viewers Have Some Thoughts
Definitely more than 30 seconds of bizarre.
Noel Gallagher – America ‘Couldn’t Handle’ That Oasis ‘Didn’t Give a F–k About Anything’
'I think that’s the reason we’ve never really had a number one album in America.'
Creed’s Scott Stapp Names the Artist He Considers His ‘Rock God’
Good choice? Bad choice?