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.
Watch Guns N’ Roses’ Lyric Video for Acoustic ‘Move to the City’
Previously unreleased version appears on box set edition of 'Appetite for Destruction.'
K.K. Downing Was Never Sure of Judas Priest’s Image
Former guitarist says there was always “a question mark about the band’s look” in quote from upcoming memoir.
Kiss Announce 40th Anniversary Ultra-Premium Trading Cards
Band also has a new comic book series on the way.
Blur Bassist Slams Led Zeppelin and Rolling Stones for Their Age
Alex James says veteran bands are pretending to be teenagers.
Lars Ulrich Explains Why Metallica May Be Changing Too Much
Drummer discusses thought process behind moving away from progression of first four LPs to the Black Album style and beyond.
Smashing Pumpkins Kick Off 2018 U.S. Tour: Videos, Set List
Billy Corgan leads partial reunion of classic lineup through 31-track first show on Shiny and Oh So Bright road trip.
Freddie Mercury’s Voice Used in ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Movie
Producer explains how they solved problem of bringing Queen icon back to life for biopic.
Ghost’s Tobias Forge Calls on 15-Year-Olds to Save Rock
Band leader cites “lack of ambition” and argues that other genres have been better at securing futures.
Watch Phil Anselmo Dedicate Pantera Cover to Vinnie Paul
Emotional ex-Pantera frontman tells Scour fans: “This is one for Vince” before performing “Slaughtered.”
Prophets of Rage Finishing Off Second Album
Bassist Tim Commerford says Rage Against the Machine offshoot will release new track this week, and suggests upcoming LP explores “new territory.”
Black Keys Collaborator Richard Swift Dies at 41
Dan Auerbach paid tribute to the multi-instrumentalist who was also a former member of the Arcs and the Shins.
Wolfgang Van Halen Completes His Solo Album
Producer says debut LP from Eddie’s son will be “very worth the wait.”