Full-time freelance writer based in Glasgow, Scotland… author of 17 books, three of which are in the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Permanent Collection… former news editor at TeamRock.com… former band manager, drummer and keyboardist… TV and radio presenter… real ale fan.
Why Motley Crue Keep Away From Tommy Lee Backstage
Drummer says Vince Neil and Mick Mars don’t like the music in his dressing room and won’t like his new solo album.
Watch Tommy Lee’s Wife Ruin His Car
Motley Crue drummer reacts to seeing new solo album artwork emblazoned on his ride: “What is wrong with you?”
Iron Maiden’s Adrian Smith Reveals Depression Struggle
Guitarist dealt with increasing issues as band’s success increased during the ‘80s.
Jon Bon Jovi Wishes Richie Sambora ‘Had His Life Together’
But singer argues there’s an upside to his old friend’s absence from Bon Jovi.
Why Motley Crue’s Label Didn’t Want to Release ‘Home Sweet Home’
The record company didn't want an album with a ballad on it, but the band persevered.
How Judas Priest Got a Lifetime Ban From Madison Square Garden: Exclusive
Rob Halford recalls 1985 riot in excerpt from new memoir ‘Confess: The Autobiography.’
AC/DC Launch New ‘PWR/UP’ Website and Newsletter
Teaser campaign may confirm title of new song or album.
The Metallica Song Lars Ulrich Never Wants to Hear Again
Drummer explains why he doesn't listen to his own band much.
Ozzy Osbourne ‘More Than Shocked’ by ‘Suicide Solution’ Lawsuit
Singer recalls being swamped by media at airport and not knowing why in 1986.
Ozzy Osbourne Recalls ‘Peaceful’ Murder Bid on Sharon
Black Sabbath icon was on drugs when he choked his wife in 1989.
Chris Cornell Tribute Show ‘Awkward’ for Soundgarden
Guitarist Kim Thayil still glad that they regrouped after singer’s death.
Most Musicians Are Thinking of Quitting, Survey Says
British report suggests coronavirus pandemic has cost artists an average of $15,000.