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.
Gibson Guitar Brand Sues Competitor Dean
Allegations laid over instrument shapes and trademarks.
35 Years Ago: Van Halen Release ‘Panama,’ Their Last David Lee Roth-Era Hit
It’s about a car, or perhaps a stripper, or both – but the third single from ‘1984’ marked the pinnacle of the band’s world dominance.
50 Years Ago: The Final Episode of ‘Star Trek’ Airs
The original series ended inauspiciously with a controversial production tagged onto the start of a rerun.
‘Rocketman’ Set to Battle for Third Place During Opening Weekend
Predictions suggest Elton John movie will take up to $30 million, with ‘Godzilla,’ ‘Aladdin’ and ‘Ma’ in contention.
Robert Plant and David Gilmour Announce New Podcasts
A pair of legends from Led Zeppelin and Pink Floyd are returning to the airwaves.
Steve Perry Recalls AC/DC Opening For Journey: ‘They Spanked Us Bad’
Frontman worried about following Bon Scott during ‘70s U.S. tour.
Led Zeppelin Announce 50th-Anniversary Documentary
Untitled film features new interviews with Robert Plant, Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones.
Watch Dave Grohl Jam at Ronnie James Dio Memorial
Foo Fighters leader joins Black Star Riders and Buckcherry members for Thin LIzzy and Motorhead covers.
Most Requested Funeral Songs List Topped by Queen, Led Zeppelin
‘Stairway to Heaven’ is most popular choice at final ceremonies, with Freddie Mercury’s band featuring four times.
Nikki Sixx Reveals Shoulder Surgery
Motley Crue bassist says he’s “ready to get onstage and break stuff” after latest repair procedure.
Slipknot Lineup Changes: A Complete Guide
A look at members who fell off the nine-man juggernaut -- from their earliest days until their most recent upset.
Watch Roger Waters Join Nick Mason Onstage for Pink Floyd Song
Former bandmates collaborate on “Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun” in New York.