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.
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.
COVID-19 Roundup: Pandemic Brought Tony Iommi Closer to Ozzy Osbourne
Black Sabbath, Neil Young, Dave Matthews, Megadeth, Melvins, Grateful Dead, Radiohead and others respond to global emergency.
When Dave Grohl Jammed With Prince and No One Saw It
Foo Fighters leader recalls dream-come-true moment, even if it wasn’t quite what he’d expected.
Concert Audiences May Not Return After Coronavirus
Survey suggests 56 percent could avoid buying tickets for months ... or maybe forever.
Foo Fighters Complete 10th Album
Dave Grohl says he’s “so f---ing proud” of ‘Concrete and Gold’ follow-up.
Queen Become First Band on U.K. Coin
50th anniversary collectables designed by fan who works at Royal Mint.
Would Ronnie James Dio Approve of His Hologram?
Former guitarist Tracy G doubts late singer would like his digital projection.
David Lee Roth Aims for New Las Vegas Residency
Van Halen singer believes he can please wide-ranging audiences as “the patron saint of midnight.”
Listen to Clip of Unreleased David Lee Roth Song
Guitarist John 5 reveals 2014 track by pulling out phone during interview.
Are Slipknot About to Reveal Their New Masks?
Band releases teaser video with counter that runs to 0516, with new album looming.
Listen to Clip of New Judas Priest Track ‘Traitors Gate’
Judas Priest have unveiled a clip for another new track, “Traitors Gate,” from their upcoming album 'Firepower.'