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.
Skid Row Alumni Look Back on Sudden Rise to Stardom
Sebastian Bach and Rachel Bolan reveal what they’d change about their younger selves as they mark 30th anniversary of debut album.
Watch David Lee Roth’s ‘Eat ‘Em and Smile’ Band Reunite Onstage
Steve Vai, Billy Sheehan and Gregg Bissonette joined by Jeff Scott Soto for two songs at NAMM.
How Axl Rose and David Bowie Bonded After Bondage Battle
Fight broke out after Guns N’ Roses frontman believed British icon had tried to move in on his girlfriend while she was dressed in S&M gear.
Listen to Clip From New Sammy Hagar’s New Circle Song ‘Trust Fund Baby’
Track will appear on ‘Space Between,’ which former Van Halen singer says is his final album.
The Best Song From Every Ozzy Osbourne Album
A journey through the highs and lows delivered by the Prince of Darkness over his 11-LP catalog.
Rush Watched ‘High Life’ Pass Them By on First U.S. Tour
Geddy Lee recalls “taking notes” while bigger bands cavorted in 1974 road trip.
Watch Foo Fighters, Anthrax, Megadeth Alumni Cover Pantera
Dave Grohl, Scott Ian, Charlie Benante and Chris Broderick joined by Corey Taylor and Rex Brown at Dimebash.
Bob Dylan Classic Used in New Super Bowl Commercial
Budweiser highlights environmentally friendly brewing with “Blowin’ in the Wind.”
How Geddy Lee’s Grandmother Saved Family From Nazi Gas Chambers
Former Rush frontman shares story of his parents surviving the Holocaust.
Pete Townshend Refused to Tour Without New Who Album
Guitarist discusses strict condition for returning to the road, and how they nearly ran out of time to secure the deals.
Phil Anselmo Celebrates Escaping ‘Medical Pill Mill Industry’
Former Pantera frontman says he feels better than he’s ever felt in his life after cleaning up and having surgery.
How Yes Persuaded Jon Anderson to Return for ‘90125’
Singer decided to rejoin after Chris Squire played him new tracks in 1983.