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.
Soundgarden Members to Play First Show Since Chris Cornell Died
Soundgarden guitarist Kim Thayil and drummer Matt Cameron will take the stage together for the first time since the death of singer Chris Cornell.
Sting Describes Himself as ‘Shaggy’s Bass Player’
Sting said he’d appear onstage as “Shaggy’s bass player” when the pair tours in support of its new collaborative album '44/876,'
Watch Dave Grohl Bring ‘Kiss Guy’ From Audience to Play Song
Dave Grohl kicked off the Foo Fighters’ latest U.S. tour last night in classic style when he invited a Kiss fan from the audience onto the stage to perform “Monkey Wrench.”
Prince’s Official Memoir to Be Published This Year
Prince's official memoir, written after a deal was struck just weeks before his death in 2016, will be published near the end of this year.
Flea Confirms Release Date for Memoir, ‘Acid for the Children’
Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea has confirmed his book, 'Acid for the Children,' will finally be published in September.
Alice in Chains’ ‘Weirdo Trippy’ New Album Expected This Summer
Jerry Cantrell expects Alice in Chains' sixth album, which is nearing completion, to be released sometime this summer.
David Bowie and John Lennon Handwriting Turned Into Fonts
A series of downloadable fonts based on the handwriting of acclaimed songwriters has been released online.
Would Kurt Cobain Like His Daughter Frances Bean Cobain’s Music?
Frances Bean Cobain refused to directly answer the question of whether her late father, Nirvana icon Kurt Cobain, would like her music.
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.
How Mick Jagger ‘Sabotaged’ David Bowie’s ‘Lodger’ Session
David Bowie producer Tony Visconti has recalled how Mick Jagger crashed a “Lodger” recording session and light-heartedly attempted to sabotage the work.