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.
Does Lars Ulrich Believe Metallica Playlists Affected Whiskey?
Drummer on unique Blackened creation process: “Do you believe in UFOs? Do you believe in Bigfoot? Do you believe in whatever?”
Woodstock 50th Anniversary Festival to Be Held on Original Site
Bethel Woods Music and Culture Festival will be “pan-generational music, culture and community event,” organizers say.
Geddy Lee Recalls ‘Difficult’ Final Rush Concert
Bassist says both bandmates were in pain on last tour and repeats that reunion with Alex Lifeson is a possibility.
Jimmy Page Is Asked to Meet Robbie Williams Over Neighbors’ Feud
Legal conclusion reached in dispute over pop star’s underground swimming pool plans.
Black Sabbath to Receive Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award
British icons honored alongside George Clinton, Sam and Dave and others.
Guns N’ Roses Manager Teases Fans With Photo Captioned ‘the End?’
Axl Rose walks away in a provocative post, while his bandmates offer thanks after their reunion tour wraps.
Rock History Rewritten for Kids in Book Series
“Don’t Fear The Dark” recounts genre’s part in rhyme, with colorful illustrations.
Queen Sells: Why You Hear So Much Freddie Mercury Music in Ads
What makes their songs so popular with advertisers?
Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks Close on Rock Hall Fan Vote Victory
With five days to go for class of 2019 public ballot, more than 3 million votes have been cast.
Faith No More Members Writing New Music
Keyboardist Roddy Bottum says he, Billy Gould and Mike Bordin have been experimenting together.