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.
Gene Simmons Calls for End to ‘Stupid Fascination’ With Drugs
Kiss star Gene Simmons called for an end to the entertainment world’s “stupid fascination” with drug addition.
Watch Robert Plant’s New Live ‘Season’s Song’ Video
Robert Plant has released a video showcasing a live performance of “Season’s Song” with his band the Sensational Space Shifters.
Dolores O’Riordan Laid to Rest
Cranberries singer hailed for "excellent performance in the gig of life itself" in live broadcast funeral before private family burial.
Former Ozzy, AC/DC and Dio Members Form New Band Dream Child
Former Dio guitarist Craig Goldy has unveiled a new supergroup called Dream Child.
John Fogerty Criticizes New ‘Proud Mary’ Movie
John Fogerty has criticized the title of the new movie 'Proud Mary,'
45 Years Ago: Ace Frehley Attends Tense Kiss Audition
It wasn’t love at first sight – and indeed, Kiss guitarist Ace “Space Ace” Frehley’s relationship with colleagues Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley was often going to be tense.
Ringo Starr’s Knighthood Is Confirmed by the Queen
Paul McCartney congratulates his Beatles bandmate as Bee Gees’ Barry Gibb is also listed for the honor.
Brian May Says Queen Have ‘Only One Shot’ to Make Freddie Mercury Movie
The 'Bohemian Rhapsody' project has encountered a series of holdups associated with actors, script and directors since work began in 2009.
Charles Manson’s Cause of Death Confirmed
Charles Manson's cause of death has been confirmed.
Eric Clapton Recalls Most Satisfying Moment of His Career
Eric Clapton compared his approach to making music to working on a puzzle that’s never completed – but he can point to one moment when he felt he had achieved a level of satisfaction.
Billy Joel to Appear in ‘Arrow’ Terrorist Storyline
Billy Joel will appear in the Thanksgiving episode of the superhero TV show 'Arrow.'
What Have Aerosmith Been Doing Since Their Last Album?
It had taken just moments in a room together in 2010 for Aerosmith singer Steven Tyler and guitarist Joe Perry to resolve the issues that had brought the band to the verge of disaster – again.