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.
Why Vinnie Paul Refused to Reunite Pantera
The late drummer was the only band member to stand in the way of regrouping in honor of his brother Dimebag.
Pantera Co-Founder Vinnie Paul Dead at 54
Drummer went on to form Damageplan then Hellyeah after death of his brother, Dimebag.
Foreigner to Play Reunion Show With All Surviving Original Members
Lou Gramm, Dennis Elliott, Al Greenwood, Ian McDonald and Rick Wills join Mick Jones for summer concert.
Watch Trailer for John Lydon Movie ‘The Public Image Is Rotten’
PiL documentary to be screened in September features members of Red Hot Chili Peppers, Beastie Boys, Sonic Youth and others.
Gregg Allman’s Son Wants ‘Bloodlines’ Bands, Not Tribute Groups
Devon Allman, who’s been touring with Dickey Betts’ son to keep their fathers’ music alive, believes more kids should preserve their parents’ musical legacies.
Paul McCartney’s ‘Egypt Station’: What Is It?
As Macca continues to tease his new project, fans speculate on the nature of what could be his next album.
King Crimson Could Spend More Time in the U.S. Because of Brexit
Robert Fripp abandons plans for 50th anniversary tour of Europe and turns his attention to “other places in the world.”
George Lynch Says He Was Asked to Join Ratt
Guitarist says he “couldn’t come to an agreement” over replacing Warren DeMartini.
Alice in Chains Expand 2018 Tour Again
10 more dates added to North American run, taking it to the end of October.
Tommy Lee’s Son Calls for End to Father’s Day Beef
Brandon Lee issues another post in response to ex-Motley Crue drummer’s weekend comments and says “it’s time to move on.”
Watch a Clip of Paul McCartney’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’
Beatles icon sings “Drive My Car” in teaser for “The Late Late Show” segment with James Corden.
Metallica and Bon Jovi Top 2018 Half-Year Album Sales Chart
“Hardwired … to Self-Destruct” is biggest seller of 2018 to date – but it’s sold less in that period than it did in its first week of release.