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.
Ace Frehley: Kiss Fans Aren’t the Brightest, My Fans Are Sharp
The band's former guitarist says he’s glad farewell tour is finally done.
Why Doctors Once Cut Off John Mellencamp’s Head
Lucky to survive childhood illness, he says he hopes to reach 80 years old.
Rush’s Alex Lifeson Admits ‘It’s Not In Our D.N.A. to Stop’
Surviving duo touch on possibility of touring again with “one of the great drummers.”
First Manager Says Black Sabbath Would Sneer at Shy Ozzy Osbourne
Back then, Jim Simpson said the future metal icon was "never very confident in what he could do."
Sammy Hagar Recalls Dangerous Night Race with Eddie Van Halen
They were “three abreast on a two-lane road” with producer Mick Jones after a '5150' recording session.
Geddy Lee Doesn’t Know If New Songs With Alex Lifeson Will Work
He insists there’s always an “if” over what might happen with planned collaboration.
Don Dokken Regrets He Couldn’t Save ‘80s Dokken From Drugs
Band leader doesn’t know if dark side of band’s story will appear in upcoming documentary.
Ace Frehley: No Chance I’ll Play at Kiss’ Final Show
With days to go before the band’s final bow, former guitarist claims the idea of a guest appearance was just a ruse to sell tickets.
Heart Will Continue If It Feels Like a Level Up, Says Ann Wilson
Singer reports their first shows since 2019 could lead to more - but only if they don’t seem to be jukebox performances.
Man On ‘Led Zeppelin IV’ Cover Identified After 52 Years
Historian discovers that picture of an English town roof mender was captured in the 1890s by local photographer.