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.
Michael Anthony Says ‘Van Halen III’ ‘Could Have Been a Lot Better’
Bassist recalls "sad" experience of his last album with the band.
Dee Snider Thinks He’s Played His Last Show
Twisted Sister frontman offered his thoughts on bands that retire only to reunite a few years later.
Ozzy Osbourne Still Has A Career Ambition Left
Black Sabbath icon says he’s still not fit for stage return - and accepts his mortality.
Dio’s ‘Holy Diver’ Returns in Four-CD Super Deluxe Edition
Expanded reissue of 1983 debut includes unreleased outtakes, live tracks and rarities.
Rudy Sarzo Recalls ‘When the Real Randy Rhoads Showed Up’ for Ozzy
Quiet Riot bandmate wondered “What’s going on here?” when he first heard guitarist’s new direction.
Record Store Day ‘Exploded’ Thanks to Metallica, Says Co-Founder
Organizers struggled to gain support until band got involved in inaugural event.
Jason Newsted Considers Quitting Interviews Over Van Halen Quotes
Former Metallica bassist “really, really not happy” after press chat didn’t go to plan.
How RHCP’s Flea Learned to Love His Relationship With Chad Smith
Bassist used to feel "weird" that he barely spoke to his bandmate.
Could Def Leppard Collaborate With Ghost?
Joe Elliott says it's possible after Tobias Forge said his band's new album 'Impera' was inspired by British icons.
Watch Ohio State’s Athletic Band’s Tribute to Van Halen
Ohio State halftime performance includes four classic tracks.