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 Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo Bonded Over Their First Song
“Heartbreaker” helped create a partnership that’s lasted 40 years.
Beatles Weren’t at War During White Album Sessions, Says Producer
Giles Martin argues that expanded edition demonstrates “cohesive” studio experience.
Chris Slade Nearly Quit Music After Leaving AC/DC
Drummer didn’t play for three years following 1994 split.
Dave Grohl’s Last Ambition: To Play With AC/DC
Foo Fighters frontman hails Australian veterans as he discusses the importance of politics in music.
Metallica Perform Rare Acoustic Show: Set List, Videos
Thrash icons gave 12-song performance in support of their All Within My Hands foundation.
Are the Rolling Stones About to Announce a U.S. Tour?
Iconic tongue logo appears at two football stadiums.
Tom Petty Hometown Park Renamed in His Honor
Dedication ceremony takes place on what would have been his 68th birthday.
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Stars Didn’t Need Doubles for Musical Scenes
Gwilym Lee, who plays Brian May in the Queen biopic, recalls learning lead guitar for role.
Why Gene Simmons Hates Kiss’ ‘I Was Made for Lovin’ You’
Kiss bassist resents having to perform “like my grandmother” on hit song.
Bret Michaels Says Party Songs are ‘Tough’ to Write
Poison frontman explains why “Every Rose Has Its Thorn” was easier than “Nothin’ But a Good Time.”