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.
How Nick Mason’s New Band Got Together
Pink Floyd bassist Guy Pratt recalls formation of drummer’s Saucerful of Secrets project.
Gene Simmons Says Artists Have ‘Duty’ to Do Business
Kiss star argues that selling creations is part of caring about them.
Billy Gibbons Has ‘Great Confidence’ in New ZZ Top Album
Frontman says his colleagues started work on material while he was creating solo album ‘The Big Bad Blues.’
Alice Cooper Recalls Private Joke of ‘No More Mr. Nice Guy’
Shock-rock icon looks back to the time when he was regarded as “the worst person ever.”
K.K. Downing Reveals Sentence That Ended Iron Maiden Rivalry
Former Judas Priest guitarist says “ugly” chapter was closed after conversation with Paul Di’Anno.
Megadeth, Anthrax Project Altitudes and Attitude Announce Debut LP
Dave Ellefson and Frank Bello release “Out Here” from guest-studded 'Get It Out' LP, set for January release.
Soundgarden Will Not Return, Kim Thayil Says
Guitarist agrees with bandmates that they could work together under another name, though he’s not sure how.
Dave Grohl Reflects on ‘Rubik’s Cube’ of Songwriting Success
Foo Fighters frontman reacts as band is named No. 1 act in Alternative Song chart history.
Dave Davies Revisits Unreleased ’70s Songs on New LP: Exclusive Interview
Kinks guitarist talks about working with his sons on 'Decade,' his album of unreleased ‘70s songs.
Steve Perry Kept Two ‘Traces’ Songs Hidden From Late Lover
Singer explains why he didn’t let her hear “Most of All” and “In the Rain.”