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.
Ozzy Osbourne: Cocaine Became ‘Misery Beyond Belief’
Black Sabbath singer regrets starting to use the drug as the band made ‘Vol. 4.’
Why Dave Grohl Didn’t Abandon the Foo Fighters for Tom Petty
He says an invitation to tour as the Heartbreakers’ drummer would have made him “sad.”
Watch Guitar Virtuoso Cover of ‘Kashmir’ That’s Wowing Rock Stars
Paul Stanley, Tom Morello and Vernon Reid are among those who've expressed astonishment.
Eddie Van Halen Photo Book Coming in June
Tony Iommi writes foreword for souvenir collection by veteran photographer Ross Halfin.
Former Iron Maiden Guitarist Didn’t Expect Rock Hall Namecheck
Guitarist who appeared on debut album laments he’s “never had a lot of luck” with his former band.
Rupert Neve, Studio Tech Pioneer, Dies at 94
Engineer’s mixing desks and preamps opened new opportunities for recording artists.
Tony Kaye’s Hopes for David Bowie ‘Station to Station’ Live Tapes
Former Yes keyboardist has “fantastic performances” that are “so much better” than official release from Thin White Duke era.
Dave Grohl and Quincy Jones Sign Up to Help Restart Live Music
National Independent Venue Association appoints advisory board to rebuild after coronavirus.
Watch Wolfgang Van Halen Debut With His Band Mammoth WVH
He performs “Distance,” his tribute to Eddie Van Halen, on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live.’
Porn Publisher Larry Flynt Dead at 78
Controversial figure owned rock magazine ‘Rip’ and appeared in Motley Crue video.
Paul Stanley on Publishing Sell-Offs: ‘You Can’t Take It With You’
Kiss frontman voices support for new era of rights deals and notes “how fragile life is" after death of Supremes singer Mary Wilson.
Steve Lukather Says Eddie Van Halen Was ‘Humble Little Guy’
Toto guitarist recalls his late friend’s “adventure mentality.”