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.
Chester Bennington’s Widow Angry Over ‘Dramatizing’ of 2016 Suicide Attempt
Talinda Bennington blasts the coroner and TMZ for covering details from his death investigation that were redacted to protect her children.
Dio Hologram Tour Begins in Germany
The updated version of the late Ronnie James Dio’s hologram made its first appearance on the Dio Returns: The World Tour at the Matrix venue in Bochum, Germany, last night.
New Jimi Hendrix Album Includes Unheard Songs
A new Jimi Hendrix album will contain 10 previously unheard tracks
Watch Styx’s New Live ‘Radio Silence’ Video
Styx have released a video featuring a performance of their track “Radio Silence” that was recorded live on Aug. 19 in Syracuse, N.Y.
Eric Clapton Recalls Most Satisfying Moment of His Career
Eric Clapton compared his approach to making music to working on a puzzle that’s never completed – but he can point to one moment when he felt he had achieved a level of satisfaction.
Dream Theater Plan 2018 Album
Dream Theater keyboardist Jordan Rudess said he expected the band to start serious work on their 14th album in May next year.
Mental Health Helpline Launched for U.K. Music Industry
The Initiative follows increased attention to issues after the deaths of Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell, with plans to roll out across U.S. and beyond.
Styx to Tour U.S. With REO Speedwagon and Don Felder
Styx have listed a new run of U.S. tour dates around their previously announced Las Vegas residency in early 2018, with REO Speedwagon and Don Felder included in their plans once again.
Pearl Jam to Return to Touring in 2018
After a year of downtime, Eddie Vedder and co announce shows in South America and Europe.
When Nikki Sixx Refused to Write a Letter to Get Out of Japanese Jail
Former Motley Crue manager Doc McGhee said he "wanted to kill" Nikki Sixx.
Why Robert Plant Won’t Write a Memoir
Don't hold your breath waiting on an autobiography from Led Zeppelin's former frontman.
Watch U2 Perform ’Songs of Experience’ Tracks on ‘Saturday Night Live’
Bono and colleagues delivered “American Soul” and “Get Out of Your Own Way” during last night's 'Saturday Night Live' telecast