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.
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.
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.”
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.”
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.
Wolfgang Van Halen Completes His Solo Album
Producer says debut LP from Eddie’s son will be “very worth the wait.”
Watch Phil Anselmo’s Last Message to Vinnie Paul
Former Pantera singer paid tribute in a short video played at the drummer's public memorial.
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.
Listen to Dee Snider’s New Solo Track ‘Become The Storm’
Twisted Sister ex launches another track from solo album “For the Love of Metal.”
Stevie Nicks, Joe Walsh, Don Henley Will Appear on Sheryl Crow’s Final Album
Fleetwood Mac singer renews partnership with friend for LP that could have political undertones.
Listen to Ray Davies’ New Song ‘The Big Guy’
Kinks frontman releases track inspired by his shooting incident.