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.
As Artists Try to Ban Phones, Concert Directors Design Shows For Them
Leading event producer says big-budget shows are delivered with Instagram in mind, as Jack White reports musicians want to follow his lead in locking handsets away.
Listen to Jerry Cantrell’s New Solo Track ‘Setting Sun’
Alice in Chains leader releases song inspired by graphic novel "Dark Nights: Metal: Deluxe Edition.”
Craig Goldy to Complete Song Featuring Ronnie James Dio’s Voice
Guitarist aims to “find the right person” to finish track he co-wrote with late icon.
Watch Flea in Emotional ‘Boy Erased’ Trailer
Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist plays “drill sergeant” in movie about gay conversion therapy, starring Russell Crowe and Nicole Kidman.
Listen to Greta Van Fleet’s New Single ‘When the Curtain Falls’
Track could appear on debut full-length album, expected later this year.
Kirk Hammett Recalls False Hawaii Missile Warning Moment
Metallica guitarist was doing yoga when his son told him about false threat alert.
Watch Surviving Motorhead Members Reunite at Scorpions Show
Phil Campbell and Mikkey Dee perform classic song “Overkill” together again.
Hear Ann Wilson’s Audioslave Cover in Memory of Chris Cornell
“I Am the Highway” appears on Heart singer’s upcoming album 'Immortal.'
Prophets of Rage Finishing Off Second Album
Bassist Tim Commerford says Rage Against the Machine offshoot will release new track this week, and suggests upcoming LP explores “new territory.”
Taylor Hawkins Recalls Life-Threatening Overdose
Foo Fighters drummer feared his two-week coma would bring the band to an end.
Watch Prophets of Rage Fan Help Out Injured Tom Morello Onstage
Swedish supporter leaves audience to perform “Bulls on Parade” as guitarist recovers from hand surgery.
Pantera to Hold Vinnie Paul ‘Celebration of Life’ Event
Memorial to take place in Texas the day after his funeral.