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 James Hetfield Play Ghost’s ‘Cirice’
The Metallica frontman has been a fan of the Swedish band for years.
Dave Grohl Says He’ll Never Run for President
The Foo Fighters frontman has zero interest in "doing an Oprah."
Bill Ward Remembers When Black Sabbath Just Slept and Performed
“The gig was always the priority. We never gave up.”
Ghost’s Tobias Forge Says Fans ‘Lack Perspective’ on Rock’s Future
Ghost frontman Tobias Forge used the debate over Kiss continuing without any original members to argue that rock fans have a “lack of perspective” when it comes to the future of the genre.
Steven Adler Says He Saved Nikki Sixx During ‘Kickstart My Heart’ Drama
Former Guns N ‘Roses drummer Steven Adler said he, and not emergency medical technicians, saved Motley Crue member Nikki Sixx when the bassist overdosed in 1987.
Women’s Group Wants Steven Tyler, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Don Henley, Ted Nugent Banned Fro…
Women’s advocacy group UltraViolet has called for Spotify to remove some artists from the streaming service, saying the musicians were being “glorified despite allegations of abuse.”
Gene Simmons Named Ace Frehley’s New Album ‘Spaceman’
Original Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley said his upcoming solo album would be called 'Spaceman' after former bandmate Gene Simmons told him to use the name.
Robert Plant on Success: ‘Don’t Imagine That Big is Beautiful’
Robert Plant reflects on the advantages of his solo career versus his Led Zeppelin era.
New Alice in Chains Song Inspired by David Bowie
Jerry Cantrell said that David Bowie had been a leading inspiration for the new Alice in Chains song “The One You Know."
Vinnie Vincent Embraces the ‘Mystique’ of Gender Identity Questions
Former Kiss guitarist Vinnie Vincent has declined to directly answer questions about his gender identity.
Dio Disciples Album Won’t Sound Like Dio
Dio Disciples drummer Simon Wright said it would be wrong for them to turn their debut album into something that tried to sound like Dio.
Hear an Updated Version of Frances Bean Cobain’s New Song
Frances Bean Cobain has released a new clip of her debut song, which first appeared last month and was later deleted.