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CREEM IS RISEN

In 1969, CREEM was born in Detroit as a raw, unfiltered, unapologetic music rag. Now we’re back to reclaim our mantle as America’s only rock ‘n’ roll magazine.

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The CREEM Archive

CREEMAINS

Because we like ourselves a little too much, every now and again, we revisit pieces from the CREEM archive. Read free, no subscription required.

Lynyrd Skynyrd

LIFE IN HELL

CREEM re-reviews Vernon Gibbs’ 1983 CREEM analysis of and interview with Richard Hell.

Ozzy Osbourne

OZZY’S GOLDEN YEARS

Sylvie Simmons recounts her 1986 interview with the Prince of Darkness, and all the times he just kept going.

Jaan and KISS

The KISS-OFF

My initiation into KISS world had nothing to do with the music. As if it ever did.

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