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.
Dream Theater Have ‘Clear Vision’ for New Album
Dream Theater frontman James LaBrie said the band has a “clear vision” for their 14th album as they begin prepping for the follow-up to 2016's 'The Astonishing.'
Dire Straits Rock Hall Reunion Comes Down to Mark Knopfler
Dire Straits bassist John Illsley vowed to persuade band leader Mark Knopfler to attend their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year.
Metallica Manager Discusses ‘Simple’ Success Secret
Metallica manager Peter Mensch has revealed what he calls the “simple” secret of the band’s record-breaking year.
Dio Guitarist Discusses Hologram Disagreements
Dio guitarist Craig Goldy has once again spoken up in defense of the world tour featuring a hologram of late singer Ronnie James Dio.
Watch the Trailer for David Bowie’s ‘The Last Five Years’
HBO has released a trailer for the upcoming documentary 'David Bowie: The Last Five Years,'
Charles Manson’s Cause of Death Confirmed
Charles Manson's cause of death has been confirmed.
Wolfgang Van Halen Releases Clip From New Solo Album
Eddie Van Halen’s son Wolfgang Van Halen has released a short clip of the solo album he’s been working on for some time.
Guns N’ Roses, Bruce Springsteen, Metallica Top 2017 Rock Earning Chart
Annual Forbes report concludes touring is biggest income stream for 23 out of 25 top moneymakers.
10 More Years Gone: Why the 2007 Reunion Was Led Zeppelin’s Last Stand
A decade later, it seems more and more clear that this was, in fact, the end of Led Zeppelin.
Eric Clapton Recalls Most Satisfying Moment of His Career
Eric Clapton compared his approach to making music to working on a puzzle that’s never completed – but he can point to one moment when he felt he had achieved a level of satisfaction.
Styx to Tour U.S. With REO Speedwagon and Don Felder
Styx have listed a new run of U.S. tour dates around their previously announced Las Vegas residency in early 2018, with REO Speedwagon and Don Felder included in their plans once again.
Whitesnake’s 2018 Album Tentatively Called ‘Flesh and Blood’
Whitesnake’s next album has the tentative title of 'Flesh & Blood.'