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.
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.”
Rich Robinson Says Black Crowes Feud ‘Became About Money’
The Magpie Salute leader slams sibling Chris, saying “I don’t have a brother anymore.”
Taylor Hawkins Recalls Life-Threatening Overdose
Foo Fighters drummer feared his two-week coma would bring the band to an end.
Watch Prophets of Rage Fan Help Out Injured Tom Morello Onstage
Swedish supporter leaves audience to perform “Bulls on Parade” as guitarist recovers from hand surgery.
Sammy Hagar Wants David Lee Roth for His Festival
Van Halen singers could reunite at October event.
Nickelback Wouldn’t Change Even If They Wanted To
Bassist Mike Kroeger says the band is “beholden” to the fans who want more of what they already provide, after an attempt to diversify on a previous album.
Eric Singer Reveals Who Really Makes the Decisions in Kiss
Drummer reveals which member has the final say regarding band activities.
Watch 18-Minute Guns N’ Roses Box Set Opening Video
The 'Locked N’ Loaded' edition of 'Appetite for Destruction' costs $999 and arrives this week.
Why Vinnie Paul Refused to Reunite Pantera
The late drummer was the only band member to stand in the way of regrouping in honor of his brother Dimebag.
Watch Nine Inch Nails Debut New Song, ‘Ahead of Ourselves’
Video clip shows Trent Reznor’s band performing 'Bad Witch' track in Las Vegas, plus Gary Numan guest spot and Joy Division cover.
Tommy Lee’s Son Calls for End to Father’s Day Beef
Brandon Lee issues another post in response to ex-Motley Crue drummer’s weekend comments and says “it’s time to move on.”