Creem

The Best of Ranger Rick

By Steve Crawford | May 7, 2023

Hey, where’s my Lady Schick?

Creem: So.. What Was It All About, Alfie?

By Steve Crawford | May 5, 2023

Creem laughed at the world of rock ‘n’ roll and celebrated the music’s spirit at the same time

The Final Issue: Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – November 1988

By Steve Crawford | May 5, 2023

nobody was punching the clock

Coming This Friday: THE FINAL ISSUE OF CREEM REVIEWED

By admin | May 2, 2023

a snapshot of the nascent other white meat: rock and roll journalism.

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – October 1988 (Volume 19, Number 12)

By Steve Crawford | April 30, 2023

a singer or band or movement comes along and miraculously saves the world, and keeps saving the world over and over again, but the idea contradicts the anyone-can-do-it democracy at the music’s core

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – September 1988 (Volume 19, Number 11)

By Steve Crawford | April 27, 2023

Deb Sprague became the Editor

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – July 1988 (Volume 19, Number 10)

By Steve Crawford | April 26, 2023

The most valuable commodity in American life today is unbridled bluntness

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – June 1988 (Volume 19, Number 9)

By Steve Crawford | April 25, 2023

If you’re trying to be provocative, you’re doing a shitty job

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – April 1988 (Volume 19, Number 8)

By Steve Crawford | April 24, 2023

the Los Angeles version of Creem was on life support

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – March 1988 (Volume 19, Number 7)

By Steve Crawford | April 23, 2023

pretty blah, blah, blah

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – February 1988 (Volume 19, Number 6)

By Steve Crawford | April 22, 2023

hearing one side of a very bitter divorce

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – January 1988 (Volume 19, Number 5)

By Steve Crawford | April 21, 2023

Is there possibly a God?

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – Creem Close Up Presents: The Best of Creem (Volume 1, Number 2; January 1988)

By Steve Crawford | April 20, 2023

a safe space for Canadians

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – November 1987 (Volume 19, Number 3)

By Steve Crawford | April 18, 2023

Lou Reed, the Monkees, and me!

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – October 1987 (Volume 19, Number 2)

By Steve Crawford | April 17, 2023

Tom Cruise dancing to “Werewolves of London”

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – September 1987 (Volume 19, Number 1)

By Steve Crawford | April 15, 2023

a group of guys who liked each other cutting up and enjoying a healthy amount of alcohol

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – August 1987 (Volume 18, Number 12)

By Steve Crawford | April 14, 2023

the writing is often much more interesting than the subject

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – July 1987 (Volume 18, Number 11)

By Steve Crawford | April 13, 2023

My ambition is to go take a leak

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – June 1987 (Volume 18, Number 10)

By Steve Crawford | April 12, 2023

Lemmy crushes it

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – May 1987 (Volume 18, Number 9 – misprinted as “No. 8” in the Contents Section)

By Steve Crawford | April 11, 2023

If being ‘offended’ is what bugs you, you don’t love rock ‘n’ roll.

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – April 1987 (Volume 18, Number 8)

By Steve Crawford | April 10, 2023

a homely socialist

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – March 1987 (Volume 18, Number 7)

By Steve Crawford | April 9, 2023

dreaming in public

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – February 1987 (Volume 18, Number 6)

By Steve Crawford | April 8, 2023

a sex and drug starved feral animal

The Early Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 4-7-23 -4-13-23 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | April 7, 2023

Drake messes with Ye’s head

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – December 1986 (Volume 18, Number 4)

By Steve Crawford | April 6, 2023

You don’t understand our songs at all

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – November 1986 (Volume 18, Number 3)

By Steve Crawford | April 5, 2023

my idea of lazy

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – October 1986 (Volume 18, Number 2)

By Iman Lababedi | April 4, 2023

Sammy’s angry because he knows I’m better than he is

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – September 1986 (Volume 18, Number 1)

By Steve Crawford | April 3, 2023

I mean, we were PUNKS. We weren’t PUNK ROCKERS.

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – July 1986 (Volume 17, Number 11)

By Steve Crawford | March 31, 2023

it’s a freak show

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – June 1986 (Volume 17, Number 10)

By Steve Crawford | March 30, 2023

Nobody understood the world of music journalism better than David Lee Roth

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – April 1986 (Volume 17, Number 8)

By Steve Crawford | March 28, 2023

I’m fed up with sex

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – February 1986 (Volume 17, Number 6)

By Steve Crawford | March 26, 2023

the perceived threat to authority is more class-based than generational

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – October 1985 (Volume 17, Number 5)

By Steve Crawford | March 25, 2023

accidental historical relevance

Creem Close-Up, Metal Rock ‘n’ Roll, October 1985

By Steve Crawford | March 24, 2023

Backstage Pass: when Vince Neil hurls a groupie to Nikki Sixx

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – September 1985 (Volume 17, Number 4)

By Steve Crawford | March 23, 2023

Rock ‘n’ roll is dead. We’re just dancin’ on its grave

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – August 1985 (Volume 17, Number 3)

By Steve Crawford | March 22, 2023

squirming around on her back like she’d just received a double dose of injectable pig wormer

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – May 1985 (Volume 16, Number 12)

By Steve Crawford | March 19, 2023

highlighting hair metal bands simply to make fun of them was more amusing than profitable

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – April 1985 (Volume 16, Number 11)

By Steve Crawford | March 18, 2023

Everything I do is in ADDITION to, not INSTEAD of

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – March 1985 (Volume 16, Number 10)

By Steve Crawford | March 17, 2023

You’re supposed to squeeze hard

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – February 1985 (Volume 16, Number 9)

By Steve Crawford | March 16, 2023

I’m not doing well, am ?

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – January 1985 (Volume 16, Number 8)

By Steve Crawford | March 15, 2023

My job is to blow into town and tell everybody to keep going, and blow on out

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue, Creem Close-Up: 15th Anniversary Issue, December 1984

By Steve Crawford | March 14, 2023

how Boy Howdy and his minions have changed the world

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – December 1984 (Volume 16, Number 7)

By Steve Crawford | March 12, 2023

we’re not the Duran Duran of the heavy metal set

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – November 1984 (Volume 16, Number 6)

By Steve Crawford | March 11, 2023

When I watch a Duran Duran video, I get so horny I have to leave the room

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – October 1984 (Volume 16, Number 5)

By Steve Crawford | March 10, 2023

if I get pregnant will CREEM stop coming?

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue, Creem Close-Up: Michael Jackson & the Jacksons, September 1984

By Steve Crawford | March 9, 2023

I call ‘em the black Beatles

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – September 1984 (Volume 16, Number 4) 

By Steve Crawford | March 8, 2023

Pop music is a bugger of a business

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – August 1984 (Volume 16, Number 3)

By Steve Crawford | March 7, 2023

you can tackle transsexuals – well, not LITERALLY

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – July 1984 (Volume 16, Number 12)

By Steve Crawford | March 5, 2023

the Muhammed Ali of soul music

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – June 1984 (Volume 16, Number 1)

By Steve Crawford | March 4, 2023

We’re so uncool – we’re the fucking COOLEST