Creem

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – January 1983 (Volume 14, Number 8)

By Steve Crawford | January 29, 2023

a cow with eighteen udders

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – December 1982 (Volume 14, Number 7)

By Steve Crawford | January 26, 2023

“If you’re black you have to play a certain type of music”

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – November 1982 (Volume 14, Number 6)

By Steve Crawford | January 24, 2023

guide to street drugs

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – October 1982 (Volume 14, Number 5)

By Steve Crawford | January 22, 2023

from young lion to elder statesman

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue –September 1982 (Volume 14, Number 4)

By Steve Crawford | January 18, 2023

if the question is could a white musician still drop the “n” word in conversation in 1982, the answer is yes

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue –August 1982 (Volume 14, Number 3) 

By Steve Crawford | January 17, 2023

there was very little discussion of their latest album

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue –July 1982 (Volume 14, Number 2) 

By Steve Crawford | January 15, 2023

I feel like we’ve spawned a Frankenstein lobster

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue –June 1982 (Volume 14, Number 1) 

By Steve Crawford | January 12, 2023

I don’t LIKE Rick Johnson

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue –March 1982 (Volume 13, Number 10)

By Steve Crawford | January 5, 2023

adorable

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – February 1982 (Volume 13, Number 9) 

By Steve Crawford | January 3, 2023

Bill Holdship is no ordinary word

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – January 1982 (Volume 13, Number 8) 

By Steve Crawford | January 1, 2023

It’s all a sideline to me

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – December 1981 (Volume 13, Number 7) 

By Steve Crawford | December 29, 2022

their best issue of the year

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – November 1981 (Volume 13, Number 6) 

By Steve Crawford | December 27, 2022

orgasm after orgasm on THAT particular issue

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – October 1981 (Volume 13, Number 5) 

By Steve Crawford | December 25, 2022

Parlaying screaming chariots of thud

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – September 1981 (Volume 13, Number 4)

By Steve Crawford | December 22, 2022

“Lots of people say you sing like a duck – what do you think about THAT?”

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – August 1981 (Volume 13, Number 3)

By Steve Crawford | December 20, 2022

You’re too much into rock…I’ve never been a lover of rock

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – July 1981 (Volume 13, Number 2) 

By Steve Crawford | December 18, 2022

Brian Johnson’s fingerprints were found all over Bon Scott’s neck

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – June 1981 (Volume 13, Number 1) 

By Steve Crawford | December 15, 2022

Let’s not talk again real soon, OK

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – May 1981 (Volume 12, Number 12) 

By Steve Crawford | December 13, 2022

The ideal specimen of Genotype Cointoss

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – April 1981 (Volume 12, Number 11) 

By Steve Crawford | December 11, 2022

one of the most important events in the history of the magazine

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – March 1981 (Volume 12, Number 10) 

By Steve Crawford | December 8, 2022

a wimp or some sissy


 Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – February 1981 (Volume 12, Number 9) 

By Steve Crawford | December 6, 2022

day drinking

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – January 1981 (Volume 12, Number 8) 

By Steve Crawford | December 4, 2022

I don’t believe in tomorrows

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – December 1980 (Volume 12, Number 7) 

By Steve Crawford | December 1, 2022

Boy Howdy! did Susan Whitall put together a solid team of writers


Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – November 1980 (Volume 12, Number 6) 

By Steve Crawford | November 29, 2022

an almost indefinable purity

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – October 1980 (Volume 12, Number 5) 

By Steve Crawford | November 27, 2022

I haven’t had sex with half the guys I’ve been out with

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – September 1980 (Volume 12, Number 4) 

By Steve Crawford | November 24, 2022

excellent work by future editor John Kordosh

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – August 1980 (Volume 12, Number 3)

By Steve Crawford | November 22, 2022

America IS such a violent society and everybody sort of seems to ACCEPT it

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – July 1980 (Volume 12, Number 2)

By Steve Crawford | November 20, 2022

I enjoy offending people

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – June 1980 (Volume 12, Number 1) 

By Steve Crawford | November 17, 2022

didn’t sound too much like Christopher Cross or Rupert Holmes

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – May 1980 (Volume 11, Number 12)

By Steve Crawford | November 15, 2022

Female rockers from the 70’s were celebrated

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – April 1980 (Volume 11, Number 11) 

By Steve Crawford | November 13, 2022

There is still no sign of life across the Atlantic

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – March 1980 (Volume 11, Number 10) 

By Steve Crawford | November 10, 2022

Led Zeppelin towered over the competition

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – February 1980 (Volume 11, Number 9) 

By Steve Crawford | November 9, 2022

contrast here between bands looking for press (The Police, Bob Geldof) and someone who no longer needs it (Debbie Harry)

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – January 1980 (Volume 11, Number 8)

By Steve Crawford | November 6, 2022

Joe Jackson, the Knack, Bram Tchaikovsky, Blondie, and the Police.

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – December 1979 (Volume 11, Number 7) 

By Steve Crawford | November 3, 2022

Strummer got so upset about questions regarding the band’s contract that he smashed Dave’s tape recorder

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – November 1979 (Volume 11, Number 6)

By Steve Crawford | November 1, 2022

I was last seen in your crummy mag the August ’77 issue drinking Boy Howdy!

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – October 1979 (Volume 11, Number 5

By Steve Crawford | October 29, 2022

potent

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – September 1979 (Volume 11, Number 4) 

By Steve Crawford | October 27, 2022

dumb kids who think they are at Woodstock

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – August 1979 (Volume 11, Number 3)

By Steve Crawford | October 25, 2022

It’s not you Creem, it’s me

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – July 1979 (Volume 11, Number

By Steve Crawford | October 23, 2022

Everything works if you let it. 

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – June 1979 (Volume 11, Number 1) 

By Steve Crawford | October 20, 2022

American culture has no definition because TV has no awareness

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – May 1979 (Volume 10, Number 11) 

By Steve Crawford | October 19, 2022

I was useless

America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – April 1979 (Volume 10, Number 11) 

By Steve Crawford | October 16, 2022

candid and entertaining

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – March 1979 (Volume 10, Number 10)

By Steve Crawford | October 13, 2022

If I was a punk, I’d kill myself

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – February 1979 (Volume 10, Number 9) 

By Steve Crawford | October 11, 2022

I don’t believe I’m 100 percent gay because I’m attracted to older women

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – January 1979 (Volume 10, Number 8

By Steve Crawford | October 9, 2022

meeting “extra-horny black chicks.”

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – December 1978 (Volume 10, Number 7) 

By Steve Crawford | October 6, 2022

their triumphant return to the cover of Creem

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – November 1978 (Volume 10, Number 6) 

By Steve Crawford | October 4, 2022

I’m not taking the band QUITE as seriously as I once did

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – October 1978 (Volume 10, Number 5) 

By Steve Crawford | October 2, 2022

pretty heavy drama