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.
Eric Clapton Fears for Young Musicians After Avicii’s Death
Slowhand explains why he put house track on his Christmas album.
Listen to Dave Grohl in Early Band Mission Impossible
1985 song “Now I’m Alone” appears on Washington punk documentary's soundtrack album.
Dean Ween Plans Marijuana-Friendly Concert Venue
“Honeypot Lounge” boss argues “cannabis and music make total, total sense together.”
Rapper Juice WRLD’s Producer Accuses Sting of ‘Stealing’
Sting was accused of "stealing" in a dispute over rapper Juice WRLD's hit single "Lucid Dreams," based on "Shape of My Heart."
What Bruce Springsteen Taught Elvis Costello About Recording
Discussion about album sounds was revelation to English artist.
Trent Reznor’s Oscar Excitement Lasted Only 18 Hours
Nine Inch Nails frontman considered ending band in favor of soundtrack work.
Smashing Pumpkins to Continue After Billy Corgan’s Doubts Cleared
Frontman had been determined to “be the band we never were, one time.”
Listen to Smashing Pumpkins’ New Song ‘Knights of Malta’
Partial reunion lineup release opening track from 'Shiny and Oh So Bright Vol. 1.'
Perry Farrell Recruits Jane’s Addiction and Pearl Jam Alumni for New Band
Kind Heaven Orchestra announce debut concert for Nov. 30, with second show and album to follow.
Watch Red Hot Chili Peppers Play School Halloween Show
Surprise performance takes place at Viewpoint, where drummer Chad Smith’s kids attend.