Beyond the Boys’ Club is a monthly column from journalist and radio host Anne Erickson, focusing on women in the heavy music genres, as they offer their perspectives on the music industry and discuss their personal experiences. This month’s piece features an interview with New Years Day vocalist Ash Costello.Read More →

Adrienne Barbeau is back the mic, but she’s not broadcasting from Antonio Bay. No, the legendary genre veteran of John Carpenter’s The Fog and Escape From New York will soon host a new podcast series for Shudder called She Kills. The series focuses on female representation in horror and pairsRead More →

Peter Tork, co-founder of The Monkees, has died at the age of 77. Tork’s sister, Anne Thorkelson confirmed news of her brother’s passing to The Washington Post. The cause of death was not immediately clear. Initially conceived as America’s answer to The Beatles, The Monkees were assembled by veteran televisionRead More →

Chicago police have confirmed that Jussie Smollett is officially under criminal investigation, and a grand jury has been assembled to determine whether the Empire actor filed a false police report. If Smollett is ultimately indicted and found guilty, he could face up to three years in prison. Smollett is accused ofRead More →

Chicago police have confirmed that Empire star Jussie Smollett has been officially indicted by a grand jury. He now faces felony charges for filing a false police report and disorderly conduct. Detectives will be contacting Smollett’s legal team to make arrangements for his arrest. If Smollett is ultimately found guilty, heRead More →

Idris Elba is set to make his hosting debut on Saturday Night Live this season. On March 9th, the 46-year-old Brit will be joined by another first-timer, musical guest Khalid. Elba’s hosting gig will help kick off the second half of the comic sketch program’s 44th season. The program reconvenesRead More →

Download | Listen via Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | Stitcher | Radio Public On the latest Kyle Meredith With…, Bill Barbot of alternative/punk outfit Jawbox discusses the 25th anniversary of their major label debut For Your Own Special Sweetheart and the 30th anniversary of the band, both of which the band is prepared to celebrate with aRead More →