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.
Artists Get Just 12% of All Music Industry Income, Study Finds
The music industry generated $43 billion in revenue, matching a prior peak in 2006.
Deep Purple Book Focuses on Classic Lineup’s Final Collapse
The band's Mk II edition reconvened for their third stint in 1992, then Ritchie Blackmore suddenly quit.
Is Grateful Dead’s Phil Lesh the Godfather of Courtney Love?
She wants to know truth behind stories told by her “insane” dad Hank Harrison.
Foreigner Announce More Reunion Shows
Four “special celebrations” featuring all surviving members of Foreigner will take place later this year.
Slash Enjoys Playing Guns N’ Roses’ ‘Chinese Democracy’ Songs
Guitarist explains his approach to performing tracks released while he was out of the band.
Watch Marilyn Manson Being Put in Handcuffs
Apparent publicity stunt comes complete with lighthearted police statement.
Announcement Time? Aerosmith to Play ‘Today’ Show
Veteran band could be poised to announce 50th anniversary tour on national TV appearance.
Chris Cornell ‘Autopsy’ Episode to Premiere in August
Reelz network announces drama exploring Soundgarden frontman’s final hours, starring British actor Paul Ayres.
Vinnie Vincent Announces First Show in 30 Years
Former Kiss guitarist will play acoustic set in December.
Watch Foo Fighters Perform With Cheap Trick’s Rick Nielsen
Guitarist took part in performance of “Ain’t That A Shame” at Chicago’s Wrigley Field.
Juan Croucier Says Ratt Want to Secure ‘A Level of Class’
Bassist hopes to put difficult period behind them with “new breed” lineup.
Australia Post Responds to AC/DC Stamp Pack Controversy
They said non-Australian AC/DC album art was deliberately featured.