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.
Slash Says Rock Isn’t Mainstream Anymore, and He Likes It
Guns N’ Roses guitarist welcomes genre’s return to underground.
K.K. Downing Finally Reveals Why He Quit Judas Priest
Guitarist decided “enough was enough” after dispute about writing EP.
How Elvis Presley Inspired Tom Petty to ‘Follow That Dream’
Late Heartbreakers leader’s life was changed by movie-set meeting when he was 10 years old.
Alice in Chains Faced ‘Benevolent’ Ghosts With New Album
William DuVall recalls writing 'Rainier Fog'track “Never Fade” with Layne Staley and Chris Cornell on his mind.
Sammy Hagar Recalls Playing First Van Halen Song to Record Label Bosses
Singer remembers how execs weren’t sure new lineup was going to work.
Aerosmith to Stage Las Vegas Residency in 2019
Joe Perry promises this run of 50th anniversary shows will be "something different."
Rob Zombie Covers for Marilyn Manson After ‘Unforeseen Illness’
An extended set found Rob Zombie returning to a song Marilyn Manson once covered.
K.K. Downing Was Never Sure of Judas Priest’s Image
Former guitarist says there was always “a question mark about the band’s look” in quote from upcoming memoir.
Hear Ann Wilson’s Audioslave Cover in Memory of Chris Cornell
“I Am the Highway” appears on Heart singer’s upcoming album 'Immortal.'
Watch Phil Anselmo Dedicate Pantera Cover to Vinnie Paul
Emotional ex-Pantera frontman tells Scour fans: “This is one for Vince” before performing “Slaughtered.”