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.
Prophets of Rage Finishing Off Second Album
Bassist Tim Commerford says Rage Against the Machine offshoot will release new track this week, and suggests upcoming LP explores “new territory.”
Black Keys Collaborator Richard Swift Dies at 41
Dan Auerbach paid tribute to the multi-instrumentalist who was also a former member of the Arcs and the Shins.
Bay City Rollers Bassist Alan Longmuir Dead at 70
Member of '70s pop group died after contracting illness on vacation.
U.S. Musicians’ Median Income Is $21,300 Per Year
Most artists forced to rely on other work to cover living expenses, survey reports.
Taylor Hawkins Recalls Life-Threatening Overdose
Foo Fighters drummer feared his two-week coma would bring the band to an end.
Watch Prophets of Rage Fan Help Out Injured Tom Morello Onstage
Swedish supporter leaves audience to perform “Bulls on Parade” as guitarist recovers from hand surgery.
Why Nine Inch Nails Abandoned ‘Arms Race’ of Immersive Concerts
Trent Reznor gave up on career-long pursuit of high-tech shows in favor of “danger” and “unpredictability.”
Iggy Pop Announces EP With Electronic Group Underworld
Two years after he said EDM made him want to die, the singer will release 'Teatime Dub Encounters' with English band.
Emergency Hand Surgery Won’t Stop Tom Morello
Guitarist posts picture of open injury, then vows to be back on stage in three days.
Trent Reznor Slams ‘Taylor Swifts’ Who Keep Politics Out of Their Music
Nine Inch Nails leader says artists have a responsibility to “call out whatever needs to be called out.”