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.
Axl Rose is ‘Misrepresented in the Press,’ Says Guns N’ Roses Keyboardist
On board since 1990, Dizzy Reed eventually became the second longest-serving Guns N' Roses member.
Alice Cooper Predicts Resurgence of ‘80s Rock Attitudes
Alice Cooper predicted a resurgence of the kind of attitudes in rock performances that were prevalent in the ‘80s.
The Cars’ Ric Ocasek ‘Peacefully Separated’ From Wife Last Year
The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek “peacefully separated” from his wife Paulina Porizkova last year, she revealed in a new social media message.
Watch the Heartbreakers Play for First Time Since Tom Petty Died
Mike Campbell, Benmont Tench and Steve Ferrone hadn't performed together since tragedy struck the Heartbreakers.
Watch Vinnie Vincent Reunite with Gene Simmons on Stage
Vinnie Vincent appears alongside former Kiss bandmate Gene Simmons to promote bassist’s “Vault” release.
$17,500 Yoko Ono Rock Stolen from Museum
A rock that was part of a Yoko Ono art installation, valued at $17,500, has been stolen from a Toronto museum.
Robert Plant’s Secret ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Lyric Reminder: Peter Grant
Robert Plant has recalled how Led Zeppelin manager Peter Grant helped him sing the right lyrics to “Stairway to Heaven” during their heyday.
Def Leppard’s Phil Collen: An AC/DC Album with Axl Rose Would be ‘Karaoke’
Phil Collen of Def Leppard accepts that an AC/DC album featuring Axl Rose might be good, but says it wouldn’t be a real AC/DC release.
Gene Simmons Says He Was ‘Wrong,’ ‘Not Informed’ About Cannabis
Kiss star Gene Simmons, who has invested in a cannabis company, explains his about-turn on his attitude to the substance.
Rob Halford Says ‘You’ve Gotta Be a Fighter’ Through Health Struggles
Judas Priest singer Rob Halford has cited bandmate Glenn Tipton along with late icons Lemmy Kilmister and Ronnie James Dio as inspirations for their approach toward their health issues.