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.
Rush Banned From Using Beer Slogan for Their Brew
Geddy Lee reveals hitch in ale production as he looks back at band's life and times.
Ozzy Thought Metallica Were ‘Taking the Piss’ With Sabbath Cover
Singer didn’t know opening act were massive fans when he heard them rehearsing in 1986.
Scott Weiland’s Son Determined to ‘Do Better’ After Drugs Battle
Noah Weiland returns to music after experience that helped him understand his late dad better.
Guns N’ Roses Were Toppled by ‘Delusions of Grandeur’ Says Slash
But guitarist argues it wasn’t the band members themselves.
Genesis Play Last-Ever Show With Peter Gabriel in Audience
Phil Collins jokes about members needing “real jobs” after Last Domino? tour ends.
Def Leppard Came Close to Breaking Up 20 Years Ago
Joe Elliott says members wondered "What are we doing?" before they "woke up" from difficult period.
Slash, Elton John, Wolfgang Van Halen Sing for Taylor Hawkins
Peers of late Foo Fighters drummer pay tribute with live performances and poetry.
Chili Peppers Avoided Their Songs When John Frusciante Returned
Flea recalls jam that took place 10 years to the day after guitarist quit.
Stream Slash’s New Album ‘4’
Guns N' Roses guitarist had "fun times" making record despite catching COVID.
When the Black Crowes’ Sudden Hiatus Surprised Some of the Band
Chris Robinson’s decision left brother Rich "blindsided" in 2002.