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.
Why Dave Grohl Was Refused Entry Into Pantera’s Strip Club
Foo Fighters leader recalls failed pilgrimage to party with Vinnie Paul and company.
Dave Mustaine Recalls Getting Cancer All-Clear
Megadeth leader says he “kind of knew” he’d recovered, though his mouth remains “messed up.”
Concert Audiences May Not Return After Coronavirus
Survey suggests 56 percent could avoid buying tickets for months ... or maybe forever.
Slayer’s Gary Holt ‘Made It Through’ Coronavirus
Guitarist says he’s recovering, as Van Morrison, John Fogerty and Bandcamp respond to pandemic.
Ted Nugent Says Coronavirus Is Slap From Mother Nature
He lists three rules for surviving in life, as Neil Young, David Coverdale, the Beatles and Liam Gallagher respond to pandemic.
Alice Cooper’s ‘Glass Three Quarters Full’ Coronavirus Approach
Veteran singer discusses responsibility to crew and fans amid pandemic.
Foo Fighters Not Allowed to Prove Their Studio Was Haunted
Dave Grohl had to sign nondisclosure agreement after recording ghostly happenings in California mansion.
Watch the Black Crowes’ ‘Tiny Desk’ Show
Chris and Rich Robinson perform three classic tracks for NPR series.
Tesla Postpone Tour Over Coronavirus
Spring shows to take place in fall, as K.K. Downing and Blaze Bayley also respond to global pandemic.
Watch Liam Gallagher Change Oasis Lyrics for Coronavirus
Singer posts light-hearted videos with serious message as Neil Young, Kirk Hammett and Frontiers Music respond to pandemic.
Liam Gallagher Wants Oasis Reunion for Coronavirus Benefit
He asks his brother to play “one-off gig,” as Iron Maiden, Bob Geldof and others react to global emergency.
Foo Fighters Complete 10th Album
Dave Grohl says he’s “so f---ing proud” of ‘Concrete and Gold’ follow-up.