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.
Black Sabbath to Receive Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award
British icons honored alongside George Clinton, Sam and Dave and others.
Hear Two New Songs From Jack White’s Raconteurs
“Sunday Driver” and “Now That You’re Gone” are first releases in 10 years.
Why Eddie Van Halen Buried His ‘Van Halen II’ Guitar With Dimebag Darrell
Touching 2004 tribute was recognition of originality between artists who would have become close friends.
Rock History Rewritten for Kids in Book Series
“Don’t Fear The Dark” recounts genre’s part in rhyme, with colorful illustrations.
Lars Ulrich Regrets Not Slowing Down to Enjoy Metallica’s Rise to Success
Drummer explains why the band now take time to celebrate the connection with their fans.
Tom Morello Says Chris Cornell ‘Redeemed Hard Rock Music’
Guitarist hails late bandmate’s blending of music and intelligence.
Texas Pastor Warns Against ‘Devil Worshipping’ Ghost
Religious leader slams Tobias Forge’s band: “The content of their music is so demonic.”
Greta Van Fleet Won’t Fight Like Kinks and Oasis
Kiszka brothers manage to avoid issues that have hit other bands, despite their own “aggressive” and “stubborn” behavior.
Metallica Perform Rare Acoustic Show: Set List, Videos
Thrash icons gave 12-song performance in support of their All Within My Hands foundation.
Sharon Osbourne Drugged Ozzy to Discover His Affairs
She admits to giving him extra sleeping pills so he’d tell her everything, and says she stayed with him because she didn’t think anyone else would want her.
Dio Memoir To Be Completed In ‘His Own Words’
Singer’s widow reveals plans to “definitely” publish currently unfinished book in 2020.
Ted Nugent Says Everyone Knows He Should Be in the Hall of Fame
He says it's "vulgar, dihonest and obscene" that he's never been inducted.