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.
Hear Ann Wilson’s Audioslave Cover in Memory of Chris Cornell
“I Am the Highway” appears on Heart singer’s upcoming album 'Immortal.'
How Paul McCartney’s Producer Learned to Tell Him to Change Songs
'Egypt Station' collaborator Greg Kurstin recalls having to criticize Beatles icon’s songwriting.
Ratt Lose Drummer Jimmy DeGrasso
Stephen Pearcy and Juan Croucier’s new lineup unlikely to be revealed before first show on July 7.
Gibson Boss Says Sales Are Growing ‘Much Faster’ Than Industry
Outgoing CEO Henry Juszkiewicz dismisses rumors about guitar quality.
Prophets of Rage Finishing Off Second Album
Bassist Tim Commerford says Rage Against the Machine offshoot will release new track this week, and suggests upcoming LP explores “new territory.”
Black Keys Collaborator Richard Swift Dies at 41
Dan Auerbach paid tribute to the multi-instrumentalist who was also a former member of the Arcs and the Shins.
Ian Gillan Says Deep Purple Have Years Still to Go
The frontman insists the band are “thinking about the end now” and it’s one reason a reunion with Ritchie Blackmore won’t happen.
Paul McCartney Announces First 2018 Tour Dates
The first four “Freshen Up” shows have been confirmed for September, in support of his new solo album “Egypt Station.”
Wolfgang Van Halen Completes His Solo Album
Producer says debut LP from Eddie’s son will be “very worth the wait.”
Rich Robinson Says Black Crowes Feud ‘Became About Money’
The Magpie Salute leader slams sibling Chris, saying “I don’t have a brother anymore.”
Styx ‘Mr. Roboto’ Revival Won’t Lead to Dennis DeYoung Reunion
Guitarist James “J.Y.” Young explains why band added song to set list after ignoring it for decades.
Eric Singer Project’s ‘ESP’ LP Released on Vinyl for First Time
Signed editions of the 1999 LP are available, featuring an Ace Frehley guest appearance alongside turns by Bruce Kulick, John Corabi and Karl Cochran.