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.
Vinnie Paul’s Grave Marker Laid Beside Dimebag’s
Pantera drummer’s resting place completed with memorial that matches style of his brother.
Watch Steven Tyler, Marilyn Manson Join Hollywood Vampires On Stage
Surprise guests appear during show at Greek Theatre in L.A.
Watch Dave Grohl Jam at Ronnie James Dio Memorial
Foo Fighters leader joins Black Star Riders and Buckcherry members for Thin LIzzy and Motorhead covers.
Chad Kroeger Thinks Death Reports Are Funny – His Dad Doesn’t
Nickelback frontman laughs off the haters after being acknowledged as most-performed Canadian songwriter.
Slipknot Gave Chris Fehn ‘Take It or Leave It’ Deal, Says Lawyer
Attorney claims percussionist was treated like “second-class citizen” despite 20 years “devoted” to band.
Watch the New Ronnie James Dio Hologram
Projection of late icon will make U.S. debut in June.
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.