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.
Metallica Saved by the Rolling Stones, Says Lars Ulrich
Drummer recalls how invitation to play alongside British icons gave thrash giants “the way to start it back up again” after near split.
Mick Fleetwood Regrets Going Public With Band Dramas
Fleetwood Mac co-founder accepts they “asked for that trouble” that overshadowed their music for years.
Nick Mason Thought Roger Waters Was Joking About Guest Appearance
The drummer's Saucerful of Secrets solo band recently completed their first U.S. tour.
David Ellefson Recalls When Nikki Sixx Was Pronounced Dead
Megadeth bassist was in hotel room next to Motley Crue counterpart when “Kickstart My Heart” moment took place.
Woodstock 50 Loses Venue and Second Backer, Seeking New Home
Troubled anniversary festival has 66 days to reorganize production, sell tickets and stage show.
50 Years Ago: Brian Jones is Fired by the Rolling Stones
Bandmates allowed him to explain the dismissal in his own way, less than a month before his death.
Watch Genesis’ Phil Collins and Mike Rutherford Reunite on Stage
They perform “Follow You Follow Me” on European tour.
Courtney Love Slams ‘The Dirt’ – Tommy Lee Fires Back
Motley Crue drummer responds to Hole singer describing movie as “just f–––––g dumb.”
‘The Doors: The Final Cut’ Blu-ray to Have ‘More Powerful’ Ending
Oliver Stone’s 1991 movie arrives in ‘Final Cut’ version in July.
Duff McKagan Says Humanity Will Overcome … and Then Party
Guns N’ Roses bassist discusses positive message of new solo album ‘Tenderness.’