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.
Revisiting Tool’s Fourth Album, ’10,000 Days’
Always-surprising experimental quartet became more observational and perhaps too honest on 2006 LP.
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.
‘Dave Grohl’s Not Available’: How Lemmy Hired Matt Sorum for Motorhead Tour
Former Guns N’ Roses drummer recalls 2009 call-up to play 13 shows with no rehearsal.
Terminally Ill Lee Kerslake Gets His Ozzy Platinum Discs
Drummer’s “bucket list” request for ‘80s sales recognition is granted.
Soundgarden, Temple of the Dog Cap Chris Cornell Tribute Show: Videos and Set Lists
I Am the Highway concert reaches emotional and musical climax with guest-laden performances.
Josh Homme, Melvins, More Added to Chris Cornell Tribute Concert
New artists named hours before memorial show as Mike Patton bows out due to illness.
Phil Anselmo Calls Metallica’s ‘Load’ a ‘Terrible Record’
Pantera frontman lists 1996 LP as one that should never have been made.
Slash Dodged £100-Per-Cigarette Smoking Fine on U.K. Tour
Guns N' Roses' guitarist didn’t believe a workspace ban would be successful before he finally quit in 2009.
Woodstock 50th Anniversary Festival to Be Held on Original Site
Bethel Woods Music and Culture Festival will be “pan-generational music, culture and community event,” organizers say.
Does Lars Ulrich Believe Metallica Playlists Affected Whiskey?
Drummer on unique Blackened creation process: “Do you believe in UFOs? Do you believe in Bigfoot? Do you believe in whatever?”
Ozzy Osbourne Doesn’t Know Why He Thought Drugs Were Fun
Former Black Sabbath frontman looks back on checkered past, and suggests he has a Las Vegas residency in mind.
Watch Ghost’s New Tour Video for ‘Faith’
'Prequelle' song released to mark end of their North American tour as Tobias Forge outlines 2020 album.