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.
Deep Purple to Record New Album in 2019
Guitarist Steve Morse reports that follow-up to ‘Infinite’ will be made this year, with possibility of new U.S. tour dates.
30 Years Ago: Def Leppard Release ‘Rocket,’ Their ‘Surprise Hit’
The seventh and final single from ‘Hysteria’ could have been a disaster -- but it was the opposite.
Kiss Not to Blame If There’s No Original Lineup Reunion
Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley discuss possibility of former members making guest appearances -- with the exception of Vinnie Vincent.
Bon Scott Letter From 1978 Goes to Auction
Late AC/DC singer detailed strain of life on the road in note to a friend.
David Bowie’s First Ziggy Stardust TV Appearance Found
Documentary maker hopes to rescue fragile video recording from the month before famous BBC show.
Phil Collen Says Rock Hall Is Running Short on Bands to Induct
Guitarist believes that’s one reason Def Leppard have been chosen for honor.
Greta Van Fleet Planning New Album for 2019
Bassist Sam Kiszka says they’ll “grow musically” on “worldly” second LP.
Vinnie Vincent Cancels Comeback Shows
“Shocked” promoter has contacted lawyers after the ex-Kiss guitarist called off concerts.
Skid Row Alumni Look Back on Sudden Rise to Stardom
Sebastian Bach and Rachel Bolan reveal what they’d change about their younger selves as they mark 30th anniversary of debut album.
Watch David Lee Roth’s ‘Eat ‘Em and Smile’ Band Reunite Onstage
Steve Vai, Billy Sheehan and Gregg Bissonette joined by Jeff Scott Soto for two songs at NAMM.
How Axl Rose and David Bowie Bonded After Bondage Battle
Fight broke out after Guns N’ Roses frontman believed British icon had tried to move in on his girlfriend while she was dressed in S&M gear.
Watch Lynyrd Skynyrd Joke About Next Reunion Tour: Exclusive Premiere
Clip taken from upcoming episode of ‘Speakeasy,’ which Gary Rossington calls “a blast.”