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.
Why Deep Purple Named Their Tour ‘The Long Goodbye’
Ian Gillan reveals why the band's latest run on the road sounds like a farewell.
Could Black Sabbath Reunite for 2022 U.K. Games?
Two out of three farewell-era members appear to be in favor of one-off show to mark world event in their hometown.
Cramps Drummer Nick Knox Dies at 60
He played on the band’s first four albums, including their most successful release, 'A Date With Elvis.'
Blues Brothers’ Matt ‘Guitar’ Murphy Dies at 88
Veteran blues sideman also played with Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, Memphis Slim and others.
Lemmy’s Vampire Movie ‘Sunset Society’ Gets Premiere Date
The late Motorhead icon returns from the dead in a new movie.
Lawrence Gowan Explains Why Styx Started Playing ‘Mr. Roboto’
Singer says they wanted to add song with difficult history to their set list five years ago.
Greta Van Fleet Hype Could Ruin Them, Says Jason Bonham
Led Zeppelin drummer’s son wants hot young band to be loved for what they are.
Perry Farrell Says Jane’s Addiction Will Return Next Year
The singer plans to put his band and his side project Porno for Pyros together for a Las Vegas art experience.
Frances Bean Cobain Releases New Song Clip
Kurt Cobain’s daughter inches closer to debut release with third snippet of original material.
Dee Snider Felt ‘Abandoned’ by Rock World in PMRC Battle
Twisted Sister frontman recalls “frustration” of being criticized by peers during ‘80s censorship struggle.
Listen to Live Allman Brothers Rarity ‘Desdemona’
A new three-disc live set is coming out this week. Here's a song from it.
Nick Mason Announces Solo Box Set, ‘Unattended Luggage’
Former Pink Floyd drummer will release a three-disc collection before tribute tour.