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.
Eagles Add Even More 2018 Tour Dates
The Eagles have added another four shows to their 2018 touring schedule, taking the total number of announced appearances to 41.
Watch Malcolm Young’s Son Sing With an AC/DC Tribute Band
Ross Young, son of late AC/DC co-founder Malcolm Young, joined the cover band Thunderstruck to pay tribute to his father at a concert in New South Wales, Australia, recently.
Iron Maiden Tribute Singer Caught Smuggling Drugs Into Japan
The singer of a comedy Iron Maiden tribute band has been accused of trying to smuggle $5.5 million worth of drugs into Japan from Canada.
45 Years Ago: Ace Frehley Attends Tense Kiss Audition
It wasn’t love at first sight – and indeed, Kiss guitarist Ace “Space Ace” Frehley’s relationship with colleagues Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley was often going to be tense.
Liam Gallagher Says He Can’t Play ‘Wonderwall’ on Guitar
The ex-Oasis frontman accepts that his son is a better guitarist than him.
When Metallica Found Out They Had to Live in Their Rehearsal Room
Anthrax guitarist Scott Ian recalled his first meeting with the future thrash icons.
David Bowie Book Club Launched by His Son
Duncan Jones invited fans to join him on a “literary marathon in tribute to Dad.”
Slash Recalls ‘Very Surreal’ Guns N’ Roses Reunion Show
Guns N' Roses' guitarist didn’t think he’d play with Axl Rose ever again as little as two months before it happened.
Ringo Starr’s Knighthood Is Confirmed by the Queen
Paul McCartney congratulates his Beatles bandmate as Bee Gees’ Barry Gibb is also listed for the honor.
Is Tom DeLonge Right About UFOs?
Tom DeLonge’s claims about UFOs are now being supported in the mainstream media, a new report concludes.
Myles Kennedy Hopes No One Recorded His Led Zeppelin Audition
Myles Kennedy confirms that no video was taken, but say he’s “heard different accounts” about the possibility of audio recordings.
Liam Gallagher’s Mom Refused the House He Bought Her
The former Oasis frontman recalls spending his first big check as he wishes Morrissey a “miserable Christmas.”