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.
Former Ozzy, AC/DC and Dio Members Form New Band Dream Child
Former Dio guitarist Craig Goldy has unveiled a new supergroup called Dream Child.
Ann Wilson Reflects on Sex-Abuse Message of Heart’s ‘Barracuda’
Ann Wilson reflected on the continued need to deliver the message of Heart's 1977 song “Barracuda” while discussing current Hollywood sexual misconduct scandals.
Steven Tyler Announces Inaugural Janie’s Fund Gala
The Aerosmith singer will be joined by family and friends for fundraiser night in aid of his charity for abused girls.
Merriweather Post Pavilion Roof Collapses
Operators vow historic amphitheater will reopen in time for 2018 season after refurbishment was interrupted.
Watch Malcolm Young’s Son Sing With an AC/DC Tribute Band
Ross Young, son of late AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young, joined the cover band Thunderstruck to pay tribute to his father at a concert in New South Wales, Australia, recently.
When Metallica Found Out They Had to Live in Their Rehearsal Room
Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian recalled his first meeting with the future thrash icons.
Zakk Wylde Says His Drinking Problem Began with Ozzy Osbourne
Guitarist recalls joining Black Sabbath icon’s band at the age of 19: “like ‘Animal House’ on steroids.”
Joe Elliott Criticizes AC/DC’s Handling of Brian Johnson’s Hearing Problems
Def Leppard frontman discusses lineup change after deafness warning: “I wouldn’t have done it like that.”
Ratt Say They’ll Tour in 2018
Classic-era Ratt members Stephen Pearcy, Warren DeMartini and Juan Croucier reunited earlier this year, but a fight over the band name continues.
Lenny Kravitz-Designed $38 Million L.A. House Up for Grabs
The Sunset Strip property includes five bedrooms, private nightclub and custom artwork.
Listen to Lars Ulrich Read a Kids’ Christmas Story
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich recently read the children's story 'Stick Man' on BBC Radio 2.
Bruce Dickinson Thought About Quitting Iron Maiden in the ‘80s
Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson recalled the time he thought about quitting the band during its 'Powerslave' era of 1984-85.