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.
Richie Sambora Wanted Bon Jovi to Be More of a Band
The guitarist suggested he started becoming unhappy with the way the band was progressing as early as 1985.
Elton John to Perform at Royal Wedding
Ah, so this explains that "scheduling conflict" after two Las Vegas shows were postponed.
Steven Adler Says He Saved Nikki Sixx During ‘Kickstart My Heart’ Drama
Former Guns N ‘Roses drummer Steven Adler said he, and not emergency medical technicians, saved Motley Crue member Nikki Sixx when the bassist overdosed in 1987.
Journey ‘Haven’t Given Up’ on New Album
Jonathan Cain says Journey “know what we need to do” to record a new album.
Watch Dave Grohl Onstage With His Daughters
Dave Grohl performed a benefit show with assistance from two of his three daughters in Oakland on Saturday.
Gene Simmons Named Ace Frehley’s New Album ‘Spaceman’
Original Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley said his upcoming solo album would be called 'Spaceman' after former bandmate Gene Simmons told him to use the name.
Beach Boys Announce Philharmonic Orchestra Album
The Beach Boys announced a collaborative album that features the group’s classic vocals mixed with new arrangements by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
Watch Dave Grohl Trip Onstage
Dave Grohl joked that he’d nearly broken his leg again after tripping onstage during a recent Foo Fighters show in Florida.
Dio Disciples Album Won’t Sound Like Dio
Dio Disciples drummer Simon Wright said it would be wrong for them to turn their debut album into something that tried to sound like Dio.
Billy Sheehan Recalls Jamming With Rush
Mr. Big bassist Billy Sheehan has recalled the moment in 1990 when he stood in for Geddy Lee during a Rush soundcheck.
Vivian Campbell Says It’s ‘Important’ to Make New Def Leppard Album
Vivian Campbell predicts Def Leppard will start their next studio project in 2019, despite industry woes.
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.