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.
Dave Mustaine Recalls Getting Cancer All-Clear
Megadeth leader says he “kind of knew” he’d recovered, though his mouth remains “messed up.”
Concert Audiences May Not Return After Coronavirus
Survey suggests 56 percent could avoid buying tickets for months ... or maybe forever.
Slayer’s Gary Holt ‘Made It Through’ Coronavirus
Guitarist says he’s recovering, as Van Morrison, John Fogerty and Bandcamp respond to pandemic.
10 Years Ago: Slash Finds Satisfaction With ‘Slash’ Album
Guitarist’s 2010 solo album featured help from his friends and brought him out of a downbeat period of his career.
Art Garfunkel Still Worries About His Voice Qualities
He's always wondered if it’s “manly” enough, even though he enjoys singing.
Lockdown Sends Album Sales to All-Time Low But Vinyl Stays Strong
Coronavirus restrictions give rise to estimated smallest retail week since LP format began.
Watch Graham Nash, Paul Stanley, Elvis Costello Lockdown Shows
Artists entertain from home while David Byrne, Robbie Robertson and Ozzy Osbourne react to coronavirus pandemic.
Riot Guitarist Lou ‘L.A.’ Kouvaris Dead at 66
Guitarist had reportedly exhibited coronavirus symptoms but no cause of death has been announced.
Watch Def Leppard’s Live ‘Run Riot’ Video
Track appears on ‘London to Vegas’ concert set, with release delayed until May.
Jimmy Page Recalls Led Zeppelin’s First Rehearsal
Guitarist says all four musicians felt “profoundly connected” after 1968 gathering.
Ted Nugent Says Coronavirus Is Slap From Mother Nature
He lists three rules for surviving in life, as Neil Young, David Coverdale, the Beatles and Liam Gallagher respond to pandemic.
Alice Cooper’s ‘Glass Three Quarters Full’ Coronavirus Approach
Veteran singer discusses responsibility to crew and fans amid pandemic.