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.
The Guns N’ Roses Dustups That Led to ‘Breakdown’
Piano-led ‘Use Your Illusion’ track was nailed down after members battled to understand the composition.
Judas Priest Didn’t Celebrate Their Subliminal Message Court Win
Rob Halford recalls hiding from the press as he was told of 1990 trial result.
Kiss Biopic Explores ‘Social Pressures’ That Helped Them Form
Manager Doc McGhee says casting for ‘Shout It Out Loud’ will begin soon.
Matt Sorum’s Bid to Become Part of Guns N’ Roses Reunion
Drummer wasn’t happy with lack of involvement but still feels good about his legacy.
Axl Rose’s ‘Genius Moment’ That Made ‘Use Your Illusion’
Former Guns N’ Roses drummer Matt Sorum recalls singer’s smart ideas.
Freddie Mercury’s ‘Wonderful Solution’ for Equality in Queen
Roger Taylor admits four-way split deal “didn’t go that well for me.”
ZZ Top Warns Fans About ‘Outrageous’ Fake Dusty Hill Merchandise
Band tell fans to avoid "sad and unfortunate" scams.
New Film About Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne Will Pull No Punches
Video for former Black Sabbath frontman's single "Under the Graveyard" provided a hint about what to expect.
Roger Taylor Has a Theory on Why There’s Been No New Queen Music
They'd started work on a track together earlier this year, before things broke down.
Why Steven Van Zandt Quit the E Street Band
“Underboss” says he should “never have left” as he details departure and return in new book.
Blackberry Smoke to Release Rolling Stones Covers Album
Limited-edition LP ’Stoned’ will arrive on Record Store Day’s Black Friday.
Elton John Postpones Farewell Tour Dates for Hip Surgery
Yellow Brick Road shows moved from 2021 to 2023.