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.
Did Paul McCartney Just Film A ‘Carpool Karaoke’ Episode?
Beatle returns to hometown for surprise show in association with James Corden.
Dave Mustaine Says Lars Ulrich is Afraid to Play with Megadeth
Megadeth leader restarts his feud with Metallica drummer over Big Four tour chances and “No Life ’til Leather” demo, and claims James Hetfield is afraid of Ulrich.
Watch Lenny Kravitz’s New ‘Low’ Video
The second pre-release track from his upcoming album includes Michael Jackson studio outtakes.
Gene Simmons Told Doug Aldrich to Lose His Phone Number
Former Whitesnake guitarist recalls an angry call after he auditioned to replace Ace Frehley in Kiss.
How Ozzy Osbourne Learned to Milk a Cow
"I’m not just a singer."
Listen to Smashing Pumpkins’ Comeback Single ‘Solara’
It's the first track in 18 years to feature Billy Corgan, James Iha and Jimmy Chamberlin.
Listen to Keith Richards and Jeff Beck Guest With Buddy Guy
The guitar greats appear on a song called "Cognac" about mowing the lawn. Kidding. It's about drinking.
Steve Morse Says Deep Purple Members Won’t Retire After Farewell Tour
"They would rather die onstage than in bed.”
Bob Marley Biopic Being Developed by Ziggy Marley
Movie about reggae icon planned by his son.
Rob Halford Discussed Collaboration With Ghost’s Tobias Forge
"It’s fun for musicians to step into each other's world. It’s like different football teams — it’s the same game but a different play."
Dave Mustaine Regrets Choosing Drug Dealer as First Manager
"We were so blinded by partying."
Rikki Rockett Says Poison Members Learned to ‘Pick Battles’
The secret to the band's longevity? Giving each other lots and lots of space.