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.
Spinal Tap Say Guns N’ Roses Sabotaged Freddie Mercury Tribute
Actors behind iconic mockumentary won’t name band member who they believe messed up Christopher Guest’s amp.
James Hetfield Didn’t Need Acting Tips for Ted Bundy Biopic
‘Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil And Vile’ star Zac Efron hails Metallica frontman’s talent.
How Joe Perry Overcame Worries About Aerosmith’s Vegas Residency
Producer Jack Douglas also reveals what went wrong on the band's first night.
That Time Mick Fleetwood Auditioned For Spinal Tap
The Fleetwood Mac drummer took no chances, arriving at promotional stunt in a fireproof suit.
Metallica Shake Up Set List for European ‘Worldwired’ Tour Opener
Thrash icons deliver a changed-up set including ‘St. Anger’ track in Lison, Portugal.
How Woodstock ’94 ’S––- Show’ Changed Green Day’s Lives
Drummer Tre Cool recalls the moment weather-fueled “mayhem” turned in his band’s favor.
Nikki Sixx Reveals Shoulder Surgery
Motley Crue bassist says he’s “ready to get onstage and break stuff” after latest repair procedure.
John Fogerty Reveals Woodstock 50 Plans … If It Goes Ahead
Creedence Clearwater Revival frontman aims to recreate 1969 performance that upset him at the time.
Deep Purple Accountant Jailed for Stealing $3 Million From Band
Theft discovered after late manager’s children looked into inheritance.
Van Halen ‘Lost Weekend’ Documentary Screening This Week
Fourteen-minute film tells the story of fan who won the chance to party with the band in 1984.