Creem

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – September 1975 (Volume 7, Number 4)  

By Steve Crawford | July 10, 2022

Queen looked like a pack of Sheepdogs

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – September 1974 (Volume 6, Number 4) 

By Steve Crawford | June 9, 2022

They are simply a monster band…

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – July 1973 (Volume 5, Number 2) 

By Steve Crawford | May 26, 2022

“I don’t consider David (Bowie) to be even remotely big enough to be any competition.”

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – May 1973 (Volume 4, Number 12)

By Steve Crawford | May 24, 2022

From Robert Johnson to the Ramones – what a life!

Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – October 1972 (Volume 4, Number 5)  

By Steve Crawford | May 19, 2022

We leap ahead almost a year

Creem -America’s Only Rock ‘N’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – November 1971 (Volume 3, Number 6)

By Steve Crawford | May 17, 2022

“Sure, we don’t pay much but then who else do ya know who’ll publish you?”

Review of Creem: America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine

By Steve Crawford | August 7, 2020

not what a definitive documentary of Creem magazine should be

Review of Creem: America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine (Backer Cut)

By Steve Crawford | March 31, 2020

focuses primarily on publisher Barry Kramer, original editor/writer Dave Marsh, and writer/editor Lester Bangs

‘Boy Howdy! The Story Of CREEM Magazine’ At Echo Park Rising, Sunday August 18th 2019

By Alyson Camus | August 22, 2019

‘it was like buying Playboy’

‘Boy Howdy’ An Upcoming Movie About The Story of Creem Magazine

By Alyson Camus | July 8, 2016

The film promises to explore the unruly and wild Creem

The Fascinating Clare Grogan Of Altered Images Revisited

By Iman Lababedi | March 1, 2014

“We’re a group, we make popular songs, I’m a girl, I’m quite young, but I’m maturing fast. Why do people have to make things so complicated for us? Why can’t they take Altered Images at face value?” Clare sighs, shrugs, smiles, giggles

I Interviewed Squeeze For Creem In 1987… We had Difference Of Opinion

By Iman Lababedi | February 15, 2014

“I don’t agree with that at all,” Tilbrook declared. “I’d say we’ve been on a couple of diversions. We’ve made two albums that’ve had their low points, probably lower than the albums that came before them. But I’m in the position where I’m involved with the new album now and I don’t think we’re going downhill”

My 1982 Creem Cover Story! When Joan Jett Was A Very Nice Girl

By Iman Lababedi | February 5, 2014

It’s like all of a sudden — nobody would look at the Runaways, they’d laugh. Everybody really slagged us, everybody: no radio play, all bad press. Then the Runaways break up and you try this and you leave and you come back and finally. FINALLY…”