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.
Listen to Tweaked Version of Toto’s ‘Africa’ … If You Dare
Toto's classic 1992 song “Africa” has been subjected to a seemingly insignificant piece of studio tweaking.
Sting Stands In After ‘The Last Ship’ Actor Falls Ill
Sting made an unexpected return to performance this week when he stepped in at the last moment to replace a sick cast member in his musical 'The Last Ship.'
Marilyn Manson Casts Courtney Love in New Video
Marilyn Manson has revealed what appears to be a clip from a video for the song “Tattooed in Reverse” that features Courtney Love.
Blaze Bayley Discusses His Unspoken Bond With Bruce Dickinson
Former Iron Maiden singer Blaze Bayley revealed he has an unspoken bond with Bruce Dickinson.
Sleep Announce More U.S. Tour Dates
It’s a busy time for Sleep guitarist Matt Pike, as the stoner rock band has added more tour dates to their 2018 schedule, while High on Fire, the metal band he fronts, will hit the road between Sleep's dates.
Dio Hologram Creators Rethinking Singer’s Image
The creators of the Ronnie James Dio hologram are currently reworking the projection so that it better resembles the late metal icon.
How You Could Join Todd Rundgren’s Utopia
Todd Rundgren’s reunited band Utopia invite public applications for touring keyboardist.
Pete Townshend Saved Roger Daltrey’s New Solo Album
Roger Daltrey has revealed that he doubted his new solo album was worth recording, until he was talked into it by his Who bandmate Pete Townshend,
Judas Priest’s ‘Firepower’ Is Their Highest Charting Album Ever
Judas Priest’s new album 'Firepower' has made its Billboard 200 debut at No. 5, making it the highest-charting release in the veteran metal band’s history.
Iron Maiden’s Reaction to Lawsuit is ‘Sour Grapes,’ Says Challenger
The music manager who launched a legal dispute with Iron Maiden over “Hallowed Be Thy Name” has called the band’s reaction “sour grapes.”
Campaign Launched to Rename English Town After David Bowie
A campaign has been launched to rename the English town of Aylesbury to “Aylesbowie” in recognition of David Bowie.
Neil Young, Daryl Hannah ‘Don’t Give A S—’ What People Think of Their Relationship
Neil Young says he and Daryl Hannah “don’t give a s––-” about what the media and other people think of their relationship.