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.
Alex Van Halen to Publish Memoir in 2024
Drummer’s book is expected to detail his life and times with late younger brother Eddie.
Why Bruce Dickinson Said Iron Maiden Was ‘Better Than Metallica’
Singer made “gobby” claim while persuading “suspicious” Steve Harris that he should rejoin the band in 1999.
Chris Slade Calls AC/DC Stints a ‘Job, a Good Job’
Former Tom Jones, David Gilmour and Asia drummer told sons not to follow him into playing percussion.
Bumblefoot Still Gets Reminded of Guns N’ Roses Solo Slip
He used to receive death threats for Spinal Tap moment with Star Wars helmet during “Welcome to the Jungle.”
Man On ‘Led Zeppelin IV’ Cover Identified After 52 Years
Historian discovers that picture of an English town roof mender was captured in the 1890s by local photographer.
Why Jack Blades Feared Revealing ‘High Enough’ to Ted Nugent
Despite bassist's concerns, power ballad became the Damn Yankees' biggest hit.
Simmons Speechless Over Criss and Frehley’s Kiss Reunion Refusals
Bassist doesn't know what to say about former bandmates' positions as final show looms.
How to Join James Hetfield’s Cigar Smoking Club
If you’re up at the front, Metallica frontman might even light you up.
Cost of Venue Hosting U2’s Las Vegas Shows Rises to $2.3 Billion
The innovative spherical Las Vegas event center has become most the expensive entertainment building in Nevada.
Greta Van Fleet Announces New Album ‘Starcatcher’
First single "Meeting the Master" is available now.
Tom Morello: Rage Against the Machine ‘Drives Journalists Mad’
Guitarist also shares frustration over lack of news after tour cancellation.
The Cure’s Robert Smith Calls Dynamic Ticket Pricing ‘Bit of a Scam’
He discusses band's bid to cut out scalpers and why it's so difficult.