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.
John Lennon’s Sister Wants Beatles Fans to Buy Parts of Strawberry Field
John Lennon’s sister is leading a campaign to offer Beatles fans the chance to own a part of Strawberry Field, and support a benefit campaign in the process.
Ratt’s Stephen Pearcy Announces New Solo Album
Ratt singer Stephen Pearcy revealed that his fifth solo album, titled 'View to a Thrill,' will be released later this year.
Ticketmaster Invests in Facial-Recognition Technology
Ticketmaster has invested in facial-recognition technology that it said could lead to faster access to events along with increased protection against fraud.
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."
Watch Mother Love Bone Reunite for First Time in Eight Years
This benefit show was staged in memory of frontman Andy Wood, whose 1990 death brought an end to Mother Love Bone's career.
‘Kiss Guy’ Says His Foo Fighters Stage Moment Was ‘Ride or Die’
The Foo Fighters fan who impressed Dave Grohl after being invited onstage to play “Monkey Wrench” said he originally planned to “chill and just focus” but then decided to indulge himself in the moment.
Live Nation Offers $20 Tickets for Ozzy, Journey, Def Leppard and More
Live Nation’s National Concert Week has returned for 2018, with dozens of bands offering $20 tickets for upcoming U.S. concerts.
Watch John Travolta, Billy Idol Join Foo Fighters On Stage
The Foo Fighters brought Billy Idol and John Travolta onto the stage during last night's Welcome to Rockville headline appearance in Florida.
Robert Plant: Led Zeppelin’s History Includes ’38 Years of Darkness’
While the 50th anniversary of Led Zeppelin’s formation is doubtlessly worth celebrating, singer Robert Plant said in a new interview that his thoughts turned more toward the death of John Bonham.
Dio Disciples to Record Album of All New Material
Wendy Dio, the wife and manager of the late Ronnie James Dio, said that the officially sanctioned band Dio Disciples are planning to record their debut album soon.
10 Years Ago: Def Leppard Take Some Risks on ‘Songs From the Sparkle Lounge’
When Def Leppard fans heard that country star Tim McGraw had been brought in as guest singer on a track from the band’s 10th album, 'Songs From the Sparkle Lounge,' they got worried.
Watch Eddie Vedder Jam With New York Blues Band
Pearl Jam singer Eddie Vedder made a surprise guest appearance with a New York City blues band.