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.
Nine Inch Nails’ Troubled Third EP to Arrive Soon
Nine Inch Nails leader Trent Reznor has confirmed that the long-awaited third EP in the band’s trilogy series will be released before the end of June.
Five Years Ago: Clutch Find a New Gear With ‘Earth Rocker’
If some fans had started to think Clutch were done with, the thought was banished when 'Earth Rocker' arrived on March 15, 2003.
Stephen Hawking, Rock Star: How He Helped Shape Songs by Pink Floyd, U2 and Others
Stephen Hawking may have been more interested in classical music than popular music – but he still managed to notch up an impressive series of rock star credentials.
Charles Manson’s Body Granted to His Grandson
The four-month legal battle over the ownership of mass murderer Charles Manson’s body has ended with the remains being put in the care of his grandson.
The Osbournes’ Male Nanny Tells All in Podcast Episode
The second episode of 'The Osbournes Podcast' has been released.
Listen to Guns N’ Roses’ First-Ever Interview
The Guns N’ Roses interview, recorded two weeks after they formed, includes an early version of “Don’t Cry.”
Smashing Pumpkins to Release Two EPs
Billy Corgan confirmed that the reunited Smashing Pumpkins are set to release two new EPs, with first track coming in May.
Motley Crue Movie Crewman Electrocuted on Set
A set rigger was hospitalized after being electrocuted during making of Morley Crue biopic “The Dirt.”
Metallica Planning Their Own Whiskey Distillery
Former Maker’s Mark distiller reveals he’s working with Metallica to create their own liquor.
Rob Zombie to Release New Live Album in 15-Disc Box Set
Rob Zombie has announced the release of a 15-disc vinyl box set including a new live album.
Ghost Announce U.S. Tour Dates
Ghost have announced a 13-date U.S. tour for May, and it's likely that news about the release of a fourth album will arrive before then.
Robert Plant Faked Throat Problems So He Could Watch Soccer
Robert Plant admitted that he used to fake throat problems so he could drop off Led Zeppelin tours to watch his soccer team play.