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.
Watch Nine Inch Nails’ Live ‘Metal’ Video, Featuring Gary Numan
Clip released from June performance with song’s writer in guest spot.
Kirk Hammett Recalls False Hawaii Missile Warning Moment
Metallica guitarist was doing yoga when his son told him about false threat alert.
Lars Ulrich Explains Why Metallica May Be Changing Too Much
Drummer discusses thought process behind moving away from progression of first four LPs to the Black Album style and beyond.
Gene Simmons Won’t Allow Ex-Kiss Members to Wear Makeup at Shows
Bassist discusses the chances of former colleagues appearing on tour that could be their farewell.
Lynyrd Skynyrd to Headline Southern Rock Cruise 2019
Sailing festival takes place in January, a month after last listed date on farewell tour.
Freddie Mercury’s Voice Used in ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Movie
Producer explains how they solved problem of bringing Queen icon back to life for biopic.
Ghost’s Tobias Forge Calls on 15-Year-Olds to Save Rock
Band leader cites “lack of ambition” and argues that other genres have been better at securing futures.
Tom Petty Fans Speculate Over Countdown Clock
Late Heartbreakers leader’s website teases announcement to be made this week.
Eric Clapton Plays London’s Hyde Park: Videos, Set List
Slowhand delivered one of only a handful of 2018 live appearances, with guests Carlos Santana and Marcy Levy.
Avett Brothers Concert Canceled After Gun Alert
Folk-rock band “obligated” to call off show after man is believed to have taken weapon into venue.
Watch Rare Pink Floyd ‘Apples and Oranges’ Video
Band’s third single was also their last track to be written by Syd Barrett.
Influential Early Folk Rocker Vince Martin Dead at 81
He worked with David Crosby, Lovin’ Spoonful and Mountain members and inspired the Byrds and the Grateful Dead.