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.
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.
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.