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.
Tool Album Lyrics Nearly Written ‘After 11 Years of Begging’ Says Maynard James Keenan
Maynard James Keenan said he’d written the lyrics and melodies for every song but one on the long-awaited new Tool album, after “begging” for final instrumental tracks for 11 years.
Marilyn Manson Accused of Harassment by Actress Charlyne Yi
“House” actress Charlyne Yi accused Marilyn Manson of harassing her and other women in response to his latest onstage meltdown.
Jonathan Cain Calls Feud With Neal Schon a ‘Bump in the Road’
Journey keyboardist and guitarist Jonathan Cain said his 2017 feud with guitarist Neal Schon was one of many “bumps in the road” they’ve experienced during a near-40-year relationship.
‘School of Rock’ Star Tony Cavalero Lined Up to Play Ozzy Osbourne in ‘The Dirt’ Movie
'School of Rock' star Tony Cavalero is now in discussions about appearing in the Motley Crue biopic 'The Dirt' as Ozzy Osbourne.
Gibson Guitar Company ‘Running Out of Time’
Gibson Brands, Inc. – makers of the iconic Gibson guitars played by Slash among many others – is “running out of time” to resolve serious debt issues that could shut it down.
Smashing Pumpkins Say D’arcy Wretzky Refused to Join Reunion
The feud between the reuniting Smashing Pumpkins and bassist D’arcy Wretzky has taken another turn with a new band statement.
Why Michael Schenker Ignored a Rolling Stones Audition Invite
Michael Schenker revealed he was invited to audition for the Rolling Stones soon after he arrived in England to join UFO in 1973.
Watch Trailer for Bob Dylan Movie ‘Trouble No More’
The Bob Dylan movie 'Trouble No More,' which focuses on one of his notorious gospel-years tours, will debut on Cinemax.
Ozzy Osbourne Blackmailed by Venue Owner, Claims Sharon
Sharon Osbourne claimed husband Ozzy Osbourne was being blackmailed as a result of a dispute between rival event agencies.
Eagles’ Vince Gill Reveals Childhood Sexual Assault Experience
Eagles member Vince Gill revealed he was the victim of an attempted sexual assault when he was younger and at school.
Grateful Dead Lyricist John Perry Barlow Dead at 70
John Perry Barlow, who wrote lyrics for the Grateful Dead, has died at the age of 70.
Documentary on Former Faith No More Singer Chuck Mosley Announced
'Thanks. And Sorry' will chronicle the career upturn former Faith No More singer Chuck Mosley had shortly before his 2017 death.