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.
Moody Blues’ ‘Days of Future Passed’ Was Made to Sell Stereos
Moody Blues frontman Justin Hayward said their groundbreaking 1967 album Days of Future Passed came about as a result of their record label’s desire for a publicity stunt.
Iron Maiden Preview Four New Halloween Masks
The range of Iron Maiden Halloween masks is about to be extended with four new additions.
How Mick Jagger ‘Sabotaged’ David Bowie’s ‘Lodger’ Session
David Bowie producer Tony Visconti has recalled how Mick Jagger crashed a “Lodger” recording session and light-heartedly attempted to sabotage the work.
Watch Nita Strauss Play Shinsuke Nakamura’s Theme at WrestleMania 34
Nita Strauss, the guitarist in Alice Cooper’s band, performed the entrance theme for Shinsuke Nakamura at WrestleMania 34 last night.
Going to Concerts Can Extend Your Life, Study Says
A behavioral science study has concluded that attending concerts on a regular basis could extend your life by up to nine years.
$17,500 Yoko Ono Rock Stolen from Museum
A rock that was part of a Yoko Ono art installation, valued at $17,500, has been stolen from a Toronto museum.
Richie Sambora Reports on ‘Wonderful’ Bon Jovi Reunion Rehearsals
Former Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora says he enjoyed rehearals with Bon Jovi for their Rock Hall reunion.
Dream Theater to Start Work on New Album in June
Dream Theater frontman James LaBrie confirms the band will begin working on their 14th studio album in June.
Chrissie Hynde to Publish Art Book
Chrissie Hynde has announced the publication of an art book, 'Adding the Blue.'
Frances Bean Cobain Reveals Her First Song
Frances Bean Cobain, daughter of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, released an Instagram video that showed her singing part of a song she had written.
Bon Jovi Catch Flu, Call Off Canadian Shows
Bon Jovi have been forced to postpone two Canadian shows on their current North American tour after band members and some of their crew were struck by the flu.
Ted Nugent Announces Summer 2018 Tour
Ted Nugent is hitting the road for his The Music Made Me Do It 2018 summer tour.