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.
New Book Says Eddie Van Halen Once Put a Gun to Fred Durst’s Head
Video director tells how friendly jam session with Limp Bizkit spiraled out of control in early ‘00s.
Bret Michaels to Publish Memoir in May
Poison singer unveils ‘Auto-Scrap-Ography Vol. 1.'
Why REO Speedwagon’s ‘Time for Me to Fly’ Took 10 Years to Write
Frontman Kevin Cronin recalls roots of 1978 single.
Bob Dylan’s Handwritten ‘Times’ Lyrics on Sale For $2.2 Million
Auctioneer also values handwritten “Subterranean Homesick Blues” words at $1.2 million.
When Eddie Van Halen’s ‘SNL’ Guest Spot Didn’t Go as Planned
Unplanned appearance that went perfectly in dress rehearsal left him “upset,” G.E. Smith recalled.
Why Jon Bon Jovi Won’t Play Super Bowl Halftime Show
Singer says he has “no desire” to take part in gala performance after refusing once and missing out once.
Watch Ratt in New Geico ‘Ratt Problem’ Commercial
Insurance ad features Stephen Pearcy and band “infesting” couple’s home.
COVID-19 Roundup: Hospital Plays Journey’s ‘Don’t Stop Believin’’ as Patients Leave
Steve Perry, Duff McKagan, Bumblefoot, Peter Gabriel and others react to pandemic.
Watch Cherie Curry Recording Cover of Runaways’ ‘Queens of Noise’
Song appears on delayed solo album ‘Blvds of Splendor,’ which will be released this month.
Watch Adam Sandler Attempt Jimmy Page’s ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Solo
Actor attempts classic Jimmy Page solo on ‘Conan.’
When Keith Moon and John Entwistle Were Suspected of Kidnapping
The Who rhythm section landed in trouble with cops over an inflatable doll, the bassist’s unpublished memoir reveals.
New COVID-19 At-Home Performances: Joan Jett, Michael McDonald
Ritchie Blackmore also among latest artists to join lockdown workaround amid coronavirus restrictions.