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.
Paul Stanley Says Kiss Earned the Right to ‘Evolve’ Without Him
Paul Stanley said that Kiss have earned the right to “evolve” without his presence, or any other original members, for that matter.
Joe Lynn Turner Cancels Tour, Releases New Track
Former Rainbow and Deep Purple singer Joe Lynn Turner has canceled his upcoming tour following a heart attack over the weekend.
Steven Adler, Izzy Stradlin ‘Heartbroken’ Over Guns N’ Roses Reunion Absence
Former Guns N’ Roses drummer Steven Adler says he and ex-bandmate Izzy Stradlin are “heartbroken” at being replaced by “strangers” in the reunion lineup.
Going to Concerts Can Extend Your Life, Study Says
A behavioral science study has concluded that attending concerts on a regular basis could extend your life by up to nine years.
Kid Rock Announces New 2018 U.S. Tour Dates
Kid Rock will hit the road on his Red Blooded Rock N Roll Redneck Extravaganza Tour in August.
Richie Sambora Reports on ‘Wonderful’ Bon Jovi Reunion Rehearsals
Former Bon Jovi guitarist Richie Sambora says he enjoyed rehearals with Bon Jovi for their Rock Hall reunion.
Frances Bean Cobain Reveals Her First Song
Frances Bean Cobain, daughter of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, released an Instagram video that showed her singing part of a song she had written.
‘Raw and Moving’ David Crosby Documentary in the Works
Award-winning movie-maker Cameron Crowe announced he’s the producer of a new documentary about David Crosby.
Bobby Blotzer Hopes for Original Ratt Reunion
Bobby Blotzer explained his side of the dispute between himself and the other founding members of Ratt, and said that, despite the acrimony, he hoped they could reunite in the future.
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.
Ritchie Blackmore Says Glenn Hughes Nearly Joined Rainbow in 2016
Ritchie Blackmore said he invited Glenn Hughes to join the 2016 incarnation of Rainbow, and that it came to within a day of actually happening.