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.
How Joe Satriani Gagged ‘The Voice of Rock’ Glenn Hughes
Glenn Hughes admitted that he struggled with the concept of playing bass on an album with Joe Satriani, because he knew there would be no vocal tracks in the completed work.
Watch Robert Plant’s New Live ‘Season’s Song’ Video
Robert Plant has released a video showcasing a live performance of “Season’s Song” with his band the Sensational Space Shifters.
Foghat Introduce ‘Slow Ride’ Condoms
Foghat have launched their own branded condoms, named after their 1975 signature track “Slow Ride."
Tony Banks Open to Genesis Reunion After Seeing Phil Collins Show
Genesis keyboardist Tony Banks is open to the idea of a reunion with colleagues Phil Collins and Mike Rutherford after recently attending one of Collins’s solo shows.
Eddie Van Halen Sues to Stop ‘5150 Vault’ Documentary
Guitarist in legal bid to prevent videographer from releasing or selling abandoned 2006 material.
Gene Simmons Calls for End to ‘Stupid Fascination’ With Drugs
Kiss star Gene Simmons called for an end to the entertainment world’s “stupid fascination” with drug addition.
Elton John Thanks Neil Diamond for Career Help
Elton John took time during his farewell tour press events to pay thanks to Neil Diamond for giving his career a helping hand.
Anthrax Drummer Ponders Band’s Future in Light of Slayer Farewell
Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante admitted that the announcement of Slayer’s farewell tour had a major impact on him.
The Damned Announce New Album, ‘Evil Spirits’
The Damned announced the upcoming release of their album 'Evil Spirits' – their first new LP in 10 years.
David Byrne Announces ‘Reasons to Be Cheerful’ Lecture Tour
David Byrne will give free talks about “encouraging things that are happening in the world” ahead of the 'American Utopia' album launch.
ZZ Top Announce Las Vegas Residency
ZZ Top have announced a six-date residency at the Venetian in Las Vegas.
David Lee Roth Impersonator Arrested on Sex Charges
A man known for pretending to be Van Halen singer David Lee Roth has been arrested on charges of having underage sex.