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.
Jon Bon Jovi Announces His Own Brand of Wine
Jon Bon Jovi and his son Jesse have collaborated on a family brand of wine.
Pearl Jam Confirm U.S. Baseball Stadium Shows
Pearl Jam have confirmed a short run of U.S. baseball stadium tour dates that were leaked on their website last week.
Black Sabbath’s ‘Iron Man’ Powers Shaun White’s New Super Bowl Commercial
Metal icons featured in Olympic snowboarder Shaun White’s ad.
Why David Byrne Won’t Reunite Talking Heads
David Byrne discussed his reasons for avoiding a Talking Heads reunion,
Dave Mustaine Says Big Four Shows Without Metallica Could Happen
Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine is hoping the Big Four of thrash metal can share a stage again before Slayer retire – but he’s not sure Metallica will agree to take part.
Meat Loaf Says Health Issues Mean He May Never Sing Again
Meat Loaf has revealed that problems with his back have prevented him from singing for a year now, and that he may never be able to perform again.
Former Judas Priest Guitarist K.K. Downing Announces Memoir
Former Judas Priest guitarist K.K. Downing has confirmed the publication of his official memoir.
Steven Tyler’s Grammy Party Raised $2.4 Million for Sex Abuse Victims
Aerosmith singer Steven Tyler’s inaugural Janie's Fund gala ball and Grammys viewing party on Sunday made $2.4 million for the charity.
Roger Daltrey Announces ‘Tommy’ Tour With Orchestra
Roger Daltrey has announced a 12-date U.S. tour on which he’ll perform the Who's rock opera 'Tommy' in full with a local orchestra at each venue.
Steve Hackett Told Genesis ‘Call Me’ If Reunion Is Planned
Steve Hackett suggested that Genesis considered a reunion to mark an anniversary of 'The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway.'
Lynyrd Skynyrd Could Continue Beyond Farewell Tour
Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Gary Rossington reassured fans that, despite having announced their farewell tour, the band will be around for some time to come.
Stevie Nicks Wants Everybody to ‘Keep Fighting’ for Sexual Equality
"We’ve been a force of nature our entire career, so nobody has dared step over that line to Christine McVie and Stevie Nicks.”