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.
Gregg Allman’s Son Wants ‘Bloodlines’ Bands, Not Tribute Groups
Devon Allman, who’s been touring with Dickey Betts’ son to keep their fathers’ music alive, believes more kids should preserve their parents’ musical legacies.
Paul McCartney’s ‘Egypt Station’: What Is It?
As Macca continues to tease his new project, fans speculate on the nature of what could be his next album.
Metallica and Bon Jovi Top 2018 Half-Year Album Sales Chart
“Hardwired … to Self-Destruct” is biggest seller of 2018 to date – but it’s sold less in that period than it did in its first week of release.
Lawrence Gowan Explains Why Styx Started Playing ‘Mr. Roboto’
Singer says they wanted to add song with difficult history to their set list five years ago.
Listen to Live Allman Brothers Rarity ‘Desdemona’
A new three-disc live set is coming out this week. Here's a song from it.
Duff McKagan Visits Steam Power Display Before Guns N’ Roses Show
Bassist planned trip on miniature railway, but only had time to speak to fire crew before headlining U.K. event.
Dave Navarro Pens Message to Those With Suicidal Thoughts
The Jane’s Addiction guitarist pleads with those who are struggling to allow situations to change: “I can tell you 100 percent that they do.”
Watch Bret Michaels Discuss Poison’s Longevity With Sammy Hagar
The pair also plays a song together and then goes off-roading in an all-terrain vehicle.
Rikki Rockett Says Poison Members Learned to ‘Pick Battles’
The secret to the band's longevity? Giving each other lots and lots of space.
Gene Simmons Wants to Write Songs With ABBA Member
"I’m sure that, in a few hours at a hotel in Stockholm, we’d begin to shape something."