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.
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.
Campaign Launched to Rename English Town After David Bowie
A campaign has been launched to rename the English town of Aylesbury to “Aylesbowie” in recognition of David Bowie.
Billy Gibbons and John Fogerty Accidentally Wrote a Song Together
Billy Gibbons has revealed that a recent meeting with John Fogerty about their joint tour quickly turned into an accidental songwriting session.
Bon Jovi Album Suffers Record 168-Place Chart Fall
Bon Jovi's latest LP has set a new record: falling from No. 1 to No. 168 in one week – the steepest-ever drop in chart history.
Metallica Planning Their Own Whiskey Distillery
Former Maker’s Mark distiller reveals he’s working with Metallica to create their own liquor.
Ozzy Osbourne and Zakk Wylde Help Man Whose CDs Were Stolen
A pizza delivery man shared a story about how Ozzy Osbourne and Zakk Wylde helped him out after his car, which contained his entire music collection, was stolen last year.
Robert Plant Faked Throat Problems So He Could Watch Soccer
Robert Plant admitted that he used to fake throat problems so he could drop off Led Zeppelin tours to watch his soccer team play.
Tony Banks Doubts Genesis Reunion Would Be Good Enough
Tony Banks said that the 50th anniversary of debut Genesis single “The Silent Sun” calls for “some great commemoration” – but he’s not certain that will include a reunion.
Rolling Stones Announce 2018 Tour Dates
The Rolling Stones have announced dates for the No Filter tour that will bring them to the U.K. and Europe.
Gibson Boss Blames Guitar Stores for Financial Woes
Gibson owner Henry Juszkiewicz explains how he believes music stories can change to survive.