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.
Ringo Starr’s Knighthood Is Confirmed by the Queen
Paul McCartney congratulates his Beatles bandmate as Bee Gees’ Barry Gibb is also listed for the honor.
Ratt Say They’ll Tour in 2018
Classic-era Ratt members Stephen Pearcy, Warren DeMartini and Juan Croucier reunited earlier this year, but a fight over the band name continues.
Myles Kennedy Hopes No One Recorded His Led Zeppelin Audition
Myles Kennedy confirms that no video was taken, but say he’s “heard different accounts” about the possibility of audio recordings.
Denny Laine Grateful to ‘Friends From the Top’ for Fixing Rock Hall Snub
Moody Blues co-founder pleased to be honored after his name was intially left out of Class of 2018.
Why Kiss Didn’t Sue Bruce Springsteen Over ‘Outlaw Pete’
Gene Simmons explains his band's reason for not pursuing the Boss in court over his track "Outlaw Pete," which bears resemblance to "I Was Made for Lovin' You."
Ringo Starr to Reportedly Receive Knighthood
A British newspaper is saying that Ringo Starr will be on the Queen's New Year honors list for a knighthood.
Gene Simmons is a ‘Consent Addict,’ Says Son Nick
Kiss star’s kid says he’s “not gonna turn a blind eye” if his dad is guilty of sexual misconduct.
Bruce Dickinson Was ‘Surprised’ When Iron Maiden Hired Blaze Bayley
The singer wonders whether management shared “words of truth” over his replacement in 1994.
Listen to Lars Ulrich Read a Kids’ Christmas Story
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich recently read the children's story 'Stick Man' on BBC Radio 2.
Bruce Dickinson Thought About Quitting Iron Maiden in the ‘80s
Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson recalled the time he thought about quitting the band during its 'Powerslave' era of 1984-85.